ABC will enhance the significant contribution Asian businesses make to the North East?s economic and general well-being.
By creating business opportunities and positive outcomes for its members and partners, ABC will act as an enabler and promoter of best business practice. By doing so, it will promote a multi-cultural atmosphere, foster harmonious community relations and address any potential discrimination in the labour market.
ABC is a community interest company and social enterprise established by members of the Asian business community. An action orientated and delivery led organisation that will connect, support and promote the Asian business community.
Firstly providing a critical two-way conduit from the Asian Business Community through to all sectors and in particular, existing business support providers. ABC will coordinate communication and consultation to and from the Asian Business Community in a cohesive and consistent manner.
Secondly, ABC will support networking between its members to facilitate shared learning, the development of shared services through ABC and others, and the identification of inter trading opportunities between members.
Finally, by using existing and establishing new networks, and through its own and existing research, ABC will identify market opportunities for its members. It will then support members and partners to capitalise on these opportunities. This will include the development of partnerships and consortia involving ABC members and other businesses; locally, nationally and internationally.
Provide best practice business support to new and existing businesses, through partnership with and signposting to existing credible support organisations and the delivery of a host of business and support services.
Provide an incubator support service centre that will help establish new businesses and enable them to flourish and prosper in an appropriately supported environment.