Become a Mentor


The Mentor program provides an opportunity for experienced entrepreneurs, business founders and owners, intrapreneurs, and business professionals working in their field of expertise for at least five years, to guide entrepreneurs in all stages of their entrepreneurship journey.  Mentors volunteer to share their knowledge with entrepreneurs helping to provide insights and work with them to solve problems better.


If you are interested in becoming a mentor for our small businesses, please complete the application below. A member of the Waterloo Region Small Business Centre team will reach out to you following your submission.




Waterloo Region Small Business Centre (WRSBC) is committed to protecting your Personal Information, which is regulated by the Privacy Act. WRSBC may collect your Personal Information from time to time, including the Personal Information obtained prior to, at the time, and following the date hereof, to assist WRSBC in providing the services offered to you. WRSBC may provide your Personal Information to our funding partners to report statistical data and audit purposes, its employees, representatives, agents and assigns. WRSBC does not sell or release Personal Information to any third parties, except as set out herein or as may be required at law. If you have any questions or concerns regarding WRSBC’s privacy policy, please report them directly to the Manager.



By completing this form and accessing our services, programs, workshops, events or client meetings, you are considered a client of WRSBC. This means that we will follow up with you periodically to see if we can continue to support your business endeavours.

WRSBC has or will provide you with a free information resource service, which includes the provision of information, documentation and publications (the “Information”). The information is for general guidance on your business venture. WRSBC has not provided you with any form of legal, accounting, tax or other professional advice regarding your business venture, and the information should not be used as a substitute for consultation with professional accounting, tax, legal or other competent advisers. Before making any decision or taking any action regarding your business venture, you should consult a professional adviser.

Although WRSBC attempts to provide useful and reliable information, WRSBC cannot possibly ensure the accuracy of all of the information at all times, and WRSBC is not responsible for any errors or omissions. All information is provided “as is”, with no guarantee of completeness, accuracy, timeliness or the results obtained from the use of the information, and without warranty of any kind, express or implied, including, but not limited to warranties of performance, merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. In no event will WRSBC, its related partnerships or corporations, or the partners, agents or employees thereof be liable to you or anyone else for any decision made or action taken in reliance on the information or for any consequential, special or similar damages, even if advised of the possibility of such damages.

All consultations are kept strictly confidential.

I have read the Privacy Policy and the Disclaimer. I hereby consent to the use of the Personal information by WRSBC in accordance with such Privacy Policy, and I acknowledge and agree to the terms set out in the Disclaimer.