Meet Your Coordinator is our new series where we will be interviewing your local Youth Ventures Coordinator so you can get to know them. Next up is Bradley Mahar who is based at CBDC Nortip.
What’s your name?
What Youth Ventures site are you based out of?
CBDC Nortip – Plum Point
What are some of your favourite hobbies?
What’s your favourite movie?
Give me a good horror or comedy and I’m all set!
What is your favourite band?
What is your favourite restaurant?
2 Doors Down – Halifax
Do you have any pets?
What does entrepreneurship mean to you?
Having the creativity and drive to turn a hobby or opportunity into profit.
What is the coolest business you heard of?
Turo (The AirBnB of cars): Search and rent cars from real people, not rental companies
or car share services.
What are you looking forward to most this summer?
Having the opportunity to support youth in my local area create something they enjoy
and can make profitable.
What are some interesting business opportunities you see in your region?
High demand for lawn care services
Opportunities to capitalize off the many tourists that frequent the area during summer
What do youth in NL need to know about Youth Ventures?
Youth Ventures can provided all the information and support you require to run and
maintain a summer business. Through us you have access to all the informational and financial you may need give you jumpstart into success!
What is the most important thing people of any age who want to start a business need to know?
Have an idea and create a solid business plan (We can help with that!)
How can people get in touch with you if they’d like to talk about starting a business?
You can contact me through email, phone, or just drop into my office to chat. Also if you
see me out and about the community so not hesitate to ask any questions you may have.
Regional Youth Ventures Coordinator
Don’t forget – we’re having a contest!
1. Take a selfie with a Youth Ventures co-ordinator or participant
2. Upload it to Facebook or Instagram
3. Tag YouthVenturesNL and use the #MakinLemonade
Basket will be drawn August 10, 2017. Winner will be notified via entry method. Limited to one entry per person.