When beginning your relationship with Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE), the Business Development team is typically your first point of contact. OCE’s Business Development team can help answer your questions about program funding and can offer support throughout your relationship with OCE.
One way to get connected with a Business Development Manger is through our Client Services team.
One way to get connected with OCE’s Client Services team by visiting OCE’s contact page for Business Development Managers.
This page will provide the contact details of our Client Services team who are readily available to connect you with the appropriate Business Development contact for your region and sector.
If you have already identified a program that you are interested in, another way to connect with a Business Development Manager is by completing a client intake form on OCE’s website. The client intake form will allow a BD to determine your eligibility for a certain program and initiate an application for you to complete and submit.
To complete a client intake form, applicants can find this on the right-hand side of the programs page in the “Ready to apply?” box.
If you are applying for the TalentEdge or SmartStart Seed Fund program and want to get in contact with an OCE representative, applicants can contact our Application Support Team and/or Finance team. If you have any questions regarding financial aspects of these programs, please contact the Program Accountant team at [email protected].
For all other questions, please contact the Application Support Team at [email protected].