In a technological age that demands efficiency, creativity, accessibility and a strong customer-centred approach, the City of Mississauga is re-launching, for the second year, the Digital Service Squad (DSS) Program offering digital help for local Mississauga business. Working with main street businesses and other businesses impacted by COVID-19.
The City’s DSS helps businesses become more tech-savvy in promoting and growing their business. The DSS consists of digital technology specialists who work with local Business Improvement Area Associations (BIAs) to support main street storefront small business owners to enhance their digital presence. This includes helping them adopt digital tools and technologies to attract new clients, improve the way their goods and services are being marketed and sold, and compete globally.
Local Mississauga businesses get digital help they deserve
The Digital Service Squad was made possible through a $67,500 grant awarded to the City by FedDev Ontario and the Province of Ontario, in partnership with the Toronto Association of Business Improvement Areas (TABIA) and the Ontario Business Improvement Area Association (OBIAA).
List of Mississauga BIA’s
- Clarkson Village BIA click here.
- Malton BIA click here.
- Port Credit BIA click here.
- Streetsville BIA click here.
- Mississauga Celebration Square click here.
Mississauga’s Digital Service Squad is hitting the streets ready to help main street small businesses bridge the technical gaps needed to promote to a larger audience and gain a competitive advantage. The Squad will further the City of Mississauga’s commitment to support inclusive growth and provide guidance to help businesses endure the impacts of COVID-19 and beyond.
The Digital Service Squad is part of the City of Mississauga’s Business Enterprise Centre that provides guidance and support to help entrepreneurs and small business owners start and grow their small business.
If you are looking for digital help for your local Mississauga business, please visit: mississauga.ca/digitalmainstreet.