SME Centre of Excellence works with Entrepreneurs in Entrepreneurship Development & Promotion
We build entrepreneurship capacity to enable them dream, start & grow successful businesses.
Our main programmes are;
Sme Centre of Excellence. Run 5 main programmes;
- The Sme Business Club: currently with over 2,000 members countrywide that access networking forums, trade between the members, Business Management Skills programmes & entrepreneurship Events & Resources.
Online Platforms: our main form of communication to Smes plus online training programmes & Toolkits. www.smeafrica.net
- Entrepreneurship Events: Sme Resource Centre has 3 flagship events, The Annual Sme Expo, Training & Gala Night, I’m an Entrepreneurship Diva for women and National Youth Economic Summit.
- Entrepreneurship Resources & Toolkits: That enable Business Owners grow their businesses by the assistance, information gained & systems placed to ensure sustainability and growth for their Businesses.
- Partnerships: We work with various stakeholders from Corporate Kenya, the Government, Development agencies that are looking to outsource our entrepreneurship Services & programmes plus also to engage directly with SMEs in our network.
Sectors/ Industry of Entrepreneurs we work with; we work across all sectors & industry in Kenya and 70% of MSMEs who access our programme are defined using the following;
Micro: Annual Turn Over of not more than Kshs. 500,000. Employ less than 10 employees.
Small: Annual Turnover between Kshs. 500,000 – 5 Million & employ up to 50 employees.
Medium: Annual Turn Over from 5,000,000 & above and employ between 10 to 200 employees
70% of our Clients are Small Entrepreneurs. 30% Micro & Medium Entrepreneurs.