Warwickshire Rural Growth Network


Pera Consulting is one of the key providers of the Warwickshire Rural Growth Network (RGN), one of only five Defra pilots in the country. Through coaching and workshops we help start-ups get underway. The RGN is having an ever increasing effect on the region’s economy with more to come.

The Warwickshire RGN programme:

Provides 12 hours of free start-up support

Provides 12 hours of free start-up support

Supports Access to Finance

Supports Access to Finance

Provides one-to-one coaching

Provides one-to-one coaching

Delivers workshops

Delivers workshops

supported by tutors

Is supported by locally based tutors and coaches

Programme Impact

This pilot programme started in early 2013 and will run until September 2016. During this time Pera Consulting will support many rurally-based start-ups across the county. Up to 50% of the start-ups we support will be led by women and entrepreneurs across all sectors will receive the expertise of our locally based tutors and coaches.

Through Warwickshire RGN Pera Consulting will:

Support

150

individuals to start a business

Create

120

new businesses

Of which

60

will still be trading after 12 months

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