The Growth Box
collaborate | incubate | accelerate
A business initiative by the Malaga & Districts Business Association (MDBA) and the City of Swan.
The Vision Statement
To be the Nexus for innovative business ventures ghat leverages leading digital and Information and Communications Technology (ICT).
The Growth Box provides a unique real and virtual space that facilitates the creation, development and nurturing of business activities primarily in the Malaga and City of Swan regions.
The Growth Box is expected to deliver the following outcomes over a five (5) year period:
- A more relevant and connected MDBA and business community
- Recognition as a multi-purpose space used to launch new innovation
- Improved take up of digital and Information and Communications Technology (ICT) across the City of Swan and Perth regions, leading to improved productivity and profitability for local businesses
- Increase in start-up businesses in the region, particularly where the new enterprises are addressing existing business needs
- Increase in pathways to regional employment, addressing the labour oversupply in the surrounding suburbs
- Improved skill development in small to medium businesses, especially related to digital and Information and Communications Technology (ICT)
- Greater opportunities for entrepreneurial activity, especially for young start-up enterprises, leading to innovation, productivity and economic growth for the region