Welcome to the BEDC corner; here, you will get a chance to meet the dedicated members of our team and Board. We will share our thoughts on entrepreneurship and what it means to provide support and help you build your dreams.
This month we feature Colina Outerbridge, Business Data & Policy Analyst.
- What excites you about entrepreneurship?
The thing that excites me about entrepreneurship is the freedom to be creativity in how you want your future to look by doing something that you love and are passionate about but also creating a need or void in the community.
- What is your role at BEDC?
I am the Business Data and Policy Analyst.
- What is the best part about being a member of the BEDC team?
The best part about being a member of the BEDC team is to be able to help small to medium sizes business along their journey, from the idea stage, to starting up, to growing and leveling up their business. There are no two days alike. We are always tasked with new initiatives, and it makes the job very interesting.
- What role does entrepreneurship play in the future of Bermuda?
Entrepreneurship plays an integral part in the future of Bermuda. These small to medium size business are going to help in the economic well being of Bermuda and its economy.
- What trends have you noticed emerging within Bermuda’s Entrepreneurial Landscape?
Thanks to Covid, we have seen a vast number of entrepreneurs emerge with so many different ideas that might have not normally been an option. We continue to welcome and support these entrepreneurs in all their endeavors through our financing, business advice and continued opportunities and support.