Welcome to The Landing Pad!


The Landing Pad is a business resource centre that offers one-stop shopping for businesses of all kinds, including home-based entrepreneurs.

If your business is landing in Whitby, or has already landed here, and you want to:

  • Broaden your reach
  • Learn more about business support
  • Engage with seasoned, established businesses of all shapes and sizes

…Then The Landing Pad is the place for you!

"Our mission is to support any business with exceptional resources, connections & referrals" - Natalie Prychitko, CEO, Whitby Chamber of Commerce

The Landing Pad is a place where businesses can land physically or virtually and take advantage of:

  • Networking opportunities with seasoned business community members
  • Navigating COVID and available support and resources
  • Access to programming for business owners, covering topics such as technology innovation, mentorship opportunities, and business best practices
  • Access to Town of Whitby programming including introductions to Economic Development and incentives for businesses in Town of Whitby (i.e., CIP, Façade Grant, Sign Grant, Design Grant, Interior Heritage Grant)
  • Workforce planning data: specific to the Region and business categories

"Our resources, products, and services will continue to evolve to meet business needs." - Maddie Riley, Executive Director, Downtown Whitby Business Improvement Area

Coming soon:

  • Concierge service to help entrepreneurs and established businesses navigate business complexities
  • Free collaborative workspaces
  • Workshops & Events
  • Partnerships

The Landing Pad is managed in partnership with the Downtown BIA and the Whitby Chamber of Commerce.

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