HERE TO HELP YOU
Georgetown Main Street is here to help you. When you succeed, we all succeed.
GMS offers services to help the small and local businesses along the commercial corridor.
Resource Guide for current and prospective businesses. Includes Georgetown groups and DC agencies to know and help you. View here.
Guide and FAQ to the Old Georgetown Board (OGB). View here.
GROUP TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS (GTAP)
GMS provides technical assistance and training to businesses in a small group format. GMS brings in professional consultants to work with business owners on specific topics to help improve the operations of their business.
Celebrate! How to Position Yourself for a Joyous Holiday Shopping Season
November 7, 2019 | 9:00-10:30 am
1310 Kitchen & Bar at 1310 Wisconsin Avenue NW
Presenter: Hillary Berman, Popcorn & Ice Cream
Holiday shopping is no longer a matter of winning Black Friday and Small Business Saturday. Learn how to get beyond discounts and sales to position your business to drive foot traffic, capture your share of the season, and leverage your holiday season success for continued sales in the new year
SMALL BUSINESS RESOURCES
Fall 2019 Workshops for Small Biz. View calendar here.
SMALL BUSINESS GRANTS - FY19 Application Cycle Closed
Information regarding Fiscal Year 2020 grants will be available in November 2019.
GMS’ Small Business Grants program is intended to help small businesses with both physical and operational improvements.
Examples of possible projects covered include: signage improvements, new facade lighting, marketing and branding assistance, and management training.
GEORGETOWN RETAIL MARKET ANALYSIS
This report provides a retail market analysis for Georgetown Main Street (GMS). The purpose of this study is to help understand the context of the area, evaluate current and projected retail conditions along the corridor, and identify what changes could help better serve current and prospective new businesses within the program’s boundaries. View here.
The business survey helps us to keep our information up to date so that we can better support the business community in Georgetown.