Business Gateway is a publicly funded service contributing to the economic well being of Scotland by providing access to free business support services. We give assistance and impartial advice to people starting or growing their business by a combination of :-
Online support – a comprehensive website with practical information and useful guides.
A programme of fully funded local workshops and events held throughout Scotland.
Advice to suit specific business needs through a network of experienced business advisers.
Business information – a dedicated team providing information and support on all aspects of starting and growing a business.
LESL is a non-profit distributing social enterprise that has operated in the field of economic and business development for over 20 years in Lanarkshire. A provider of specialist business support services to individuals, businesses and social enterprises who want to start, grow and develop their business, LESL is also parent company to the wholly owned subsidiary Innovation Centres Scotland (ICS). We operate from our head office in Coatbridge and out of additional business centres in Hamilton, Hillington and Livingston.