Fast-Forward Your Digital Growth

Own a Canadian business? Don’t miss CDAP for free grants and funding—now ending imminently.
Dream of expanding your business online but...
  • uncertain on the best strategy? 
  • overloaded with options and not sure what to do first?
  • haven't had the time to dig through data to uncover hidden opportunities?
  • need the right people to create great work (and handle the new growth?)

Grow with expert strategy, funds, and talent—paid for by the government 🍁

Get a fully reimbursed digital growth plan from expert strategists with a 9-year track record, wage subsidies for every new employee under 30, and a 0% interest loan of up to $100k to help make your plan into a reality.

Up to $15K
Grant to cover a custom digital growth plan & expert consulting

Up to $100K
0% interest loan, 12 months of deferred payments, 5 year term

Up to $7.3K
Per employee, unlimited wage subsidies

Innovate Your Business with CDAP

The Canada Digital Adoption Program (CDAP) is a government initiative designed to help your business grow and compete in the digital world.

The goal of the program is to boost the economy and make digital transformation accessible for small and medium businesses across Canada—so they're enabled to not only survive but thrive (even through tough economic times).

To access these benefits, you must engage with an approved CDAP digital advisor. This requirement helps the government ensure businesses allocate funds to strategic investments that truly make a difference in their business.

Your business is eligible if it meets these requirements

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    Canadian-owned, for-profit, private corporation

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    At least one employee on payroll (can be the owner)

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    At least $500k in gross annual revenue in one of the last three filed tax returns

The Process

1

Due Diligence

Our growth experts don't just skim the surface. We dive deep into your marketing and sales data, thoroughly analyzing what works and what doesn't, all through the experienced eyes of entrepreneurs who've generated over $100M in revenue for clients for 10+ years.
2

Find Your Highest-ROI Projects

We identify the top 3-6 initiatives to innovate and stay ahead of the competition. And recommend what to eliminate if any of your current campaigns aren't up to par.
3

Develop Your Actionable Strategic Plan

We map the key milestones to reach in a detailed 12-month growth plan—and the KPIs to manage and track—so you stay on target toward your goals.

Maximize the Impact of CDAP with Our Team

We don't cut corners

Our digital transformation methodology sets the foundation you've been waiting for to scale online—proven to bring clarity and measurable success to businesses ranging from Fortune 100 companies to startups to local.

We help you not only access your CDAP benefits but make strategic investments that drive real, sustainable growth.

Bonus Services

Along with your government-compliant growth plan—we also provide practical support to integrate the solutions in smart, creative, cost-effective ways: 

+ Quick Wins Sheet

Our 'Low hanging fruit' addendum focuses on immediate growth opportunities that are low-cost or free, so you don't have to wait to see results. Example: The simple tweaks you can DIY on your website and ads to increase conversions, guaranteed.

+ New Talent Recommendations (and the Must-Ask Questions to Vet Them)

After assessing your business, goals, and opportunities, we recommend new hires to make to help better allocate your resources and prepare for growth.

+ Empowering DIY Resources

Access all our exclusive templates and guides, empowering you to DIY so you can save money on your projects.

Work with Proven Growth Experts

...and fellow business owners who get it.

Our team came together to offer the CDAP government advisory benefit as we've built and been involved in digital growth strategies for businesses for over a decade—and have generated over a hundred million in revenue.

It was always hard to get small businesses to justify a big strategy project in their budget, so our work was mostly limited to companies generating at least $5M in revenue. 

Since the Canadian government launched the CDAP program, we've been thrilled to bring high-quality marketing and growth consulting to small and medium-sized businesses —and have the government pay for almost all of it.

Finally what has been inaccessible to so many small businesses becomes accessible—great strategies that consider a company’s unique situation, capital to accelerate growth, and skilled people to get them there. 

Each team member brings a unique set of skills and a track record of success:

Leanne Webb has transitioned from consulting for Fortune 50 companies to significantly growing the revenue of multiple internet companies, with a focus on creating holistic growth strategies and optimizing operations.

Angela Cho specializes in market positioning, customer experiences and conversion copywriting, with 10 years of experience running a growth marketing agency in NYC.

Alfredo "Alf" Gutierrez is known for his strategic insights in sales and marketing, scaling startups to 8-figure revenues.

Our Values

Excellence

For us, excellence isn’t just a buzzword—it’s the cornerstone of everything we do. In business, the difference between good and great can be the difference between success and failure.

So, we’re never just meeting the requirements; we’re setting new benchmarks, finding cross-industry ideas, and crafting digital transformation plans that are not only effective but also future-proof.

Our excellence means you’re investing in a partnership that guarantees CDAP plan approval, while also pushing the limits with your business's growth—ensuring you're prepared for today's challenges, while outpacing your competitors.

Commitment

To us, commitment means more than just seeing a project through. It's about a deep-rooted dedication to our clients' success—and pushing through problems that come up in any project, no matter how difficult. Our team is committed to understanding your unique challenges and opportunities, so that our strategies are perfectly aligned with your long-term goals.

Our commitment means we are on a relentless pursuit of your success.

Resilience

Resilience is ingrained in our DNA. Business has it's share of seasons and problems—and while we commit to pushing past them, we also commit to anticipating change, adapting strategies, and always moving forward. Our resilience was born out of years of experience and a deep understanding of the digital space, ensuring that your business stays ahead of the curve.

Our team is energized by challenges, and ready to meet them head-on. That means, your digital transformation plans are not just robust but also adaptable—capable of weathering the storm of digital disruption and emerging even stronger.

Let's accelerate your growth

FAQ

Some frequently asked questions about the CDAP program and process
What is the CDAP program, and why is it closing soon?

The Canada Digital Adoption Program (CDAP) is designed to support small and medium-sized businesses in adopting digital technologies. Due to high demand, the program is set to close in the coming days, as announced by ISED on February 16, 2024. We recommend applying as soon as possible to secure funding.

How does the CDAP Wage Subsidy Program work?

The CDAP Wage Subsidy aims to support SMEs in hiring young Canadians by providing 100% wage coverage up to $7,300 for each youth placement (any eligible worker under the age of 30). SMEs with an approved digital adoption plan are eligible to apply. Once approved, job placements can be posted on the Magnet platform, and upon completion, SMEs can submit for the subsidy as a reimbursement.

Book a call with us.

What is the deadline for applying for the wage subsidy, and what are the hiring criteria?

The application deadline for the wage subsidy is September 30, 2024.

Hiring criteria include candidates aged 18-30, who are Canadian citizens, permanent residents, or refugees with work authorization, and have not been on your company’s payroll for the last 90 days.‍

Book a call to get clarity on the subsidy.

How detailed is the strategic digital adoption plan provided by CDAP advisors?

The strategic digital adoption plan is comprehensive, spanning 20-40 pages with recommended priorities and actionable steps. It covers goals and KPIs, a SWOT analysis, a digital audit of your current technology stack, opportunities to improve customer experience, sales, marketing, and communication, along with technology recommendations and a digital roadmap outlining clear actions, budget, and next steps.

Book a call to see one of our sample plans.

How much time will I, as a business owner, need to dedicate to participate in the CDAP program?

Engaging in the CDAP program is a worthwhile investment of your time, initially requiring effort to gather detailed business information.

This upfront time spent is essential for developing a specific, thorough, and effective digital strategy. Expect to spend an hour on our questionnaire, 3-6 hours on meetings with your assigned CDAP advisor, and a few minutes on quick tasks such as submitting your digital adoption plan in the portal.

This initial investment significantly contributes to saving time later and achieving a tailored strategy for your business.

Book a call to speak to one of our advisors.