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Intensive Incubator Programme
open to application from

& SME's

Access business community, support
& development up to the value of


As a successful applicant to the programme you will have direct access to -

  • High spec co-working office space.
  • Community management and support.
  • Strategic intelligence and research.
  • Industry specialists and mentors.
  • Business coaching and pitching skills.
  • Funding and investment advice.
  • A platform to promote your business through the Use.Space network.

Desk space is free of charge for three months* which means you have zero overheads through to April 2021.

*We invest in you with desk space, business support and development at zero cost to you throughout January, February, March 2021. You invest in us by becoming a member of our community.

Desk Space

An innovative and high spec co-working space, Use.Space is dedicated to the success of our community and to the provision of a full supporting ecosystem for ambitious businesses looking to grow with purpose.

Industry Specialists

Use.Space has developed robust and meaningful relationships with organisations and individuals who add value for all of our members. These include mentors, experts, partners and specialists in branding, business development, productivity, resilience, sustainability, insurance, law and accounting.

One-to-One Support

Successful applicants will have dedicated support from the Use.Space team in the areas of brand building, consumer behaviour, trends forecasting, marketing and investment planning.

Investment Experts

Use.Space will help successful applicants plan and develop their approach for potential investment, and set teams up to pitch to a panel of investment experts. This will give you the opportunity to reflect, receive constructive insights and identify opportunities.

Platform to Promote

Use.Space will champion all successful applicants through their website and social media channels, creating a platform to share milestones, success and visibility with much wider audience.

'It's our aim to support businesses in coming through this very difficult period, and to help them be in a position to go forward with confidence in 2021'

David Walter, Founder, Use.Space

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Applications open November 16th 2020,
closing date for applications December 7th.

As a successful applicant you will also benefit from the extensive network of Use.Space specialists, memberships and collaborators that include -

  • 4and20 Million

    Training the five essential skills that unlock high performance

  • Alt Theory

    Helping businesses challenge and grow in new and existing markets

  • Bulletproof Agency Network

    Uniting industry experts and thought leaders

  • Common Objective

    The global tech solution for sustainable fashion business

  • Creative Industries Federation

    Represents, champions and supports the UK’s creative industries

  • David Walter

    Founder & investor, supporting with business and investment strategy

  • Dominic McGregor

    Ex COO of Social Chain, supporting with business and social media strategy

  • Dr Patsy Perry

    Reader in fashion marketing at MMU, respected speaker on sustainability

  • Dr Eleanor Trimble

    Behavioural scientist helping businesses understand customer behaviour

  • Elevate GM

    Raising the visibility of high-performing individuals and organisations

  • GC Angels

    Supporting businesses seeking access to angel investment

  • Ian Langley

    Founder of multi global businesses, supporting with business and investment strategy

  • John Whalley

    Specialist in building brands and shaping brand strategy and communication

  • LS:N Global

    Insights platform for new consumer behaviour and key industry trends

  • Manchester Publicity Assoc.

    The voice of Manchester's communications community

  • Midas

    Inward investment agency supporting businesses with global aspirations

  • Pro Manchester

    The largest business development organisation in the North West

  • Think Philanthropy

    Philanthropy advice and not-for-profit governance, leadership and funding

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