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Towers Business Development Pty Ltd provides consultancy services that your business needs to develop and grow.

We have conducted projects over the last 17 years sponsored by:-
AusIndustry, Commercialising Emerging Technology (COMET), Commercialisation Australia (CA), Enterprise Connect (Australia Government) Business Growth Grant and Business Planning and Strategic Planning for an Indigenous Local Government Organisation and Individual Business Enterprises.

We have developed a due diligence process to assist companies located anywhere in Australia in the assessment process for the Early Stage Innovation Company status. This relates to determining whether the company passes two of the three tests, namely "Early Stage Test", "Gateway Test" and the "Principles Based Test".

Peter Towers was the COMET (Commercialising Emerging Technology), Business Adviser for Central, North Queensland and the Northern Territory from 2001 to 2011.  During that time he worked with approximately 60 companies with this Australian Government programme, who developed new technology that they wished to commercialise.

Peter was an Interim Case Manager for Commercialisation Australia and has acted as a Facilitator and Consultant for Enterprise Connect.  He was the Facilitator for “Mentoring for Growth" Townsville, presented by Queensland Department of Employment, Economic Development & Innovation.

Towers Business Development Pty Ltd can assist businesses wanting to grow from coaching and mentoring to managerial and financial development of your business - through to applying for government grants (if required and if you're eligible) to assisting your business to be "investment ready", so you could obtain funding to assist in growing your business from business angels, friends and venture capitalists. To assisting businesses that might be eligible for the Early Stage Innovation Company status to undertake the due diligence assessment review and to prepare a file of supporting information for submission to potential investors and ultimately the Australian Taxation Office. We are able to assist businesses in the journey of innovation/investment readiness from:

  • Research and development systems
  • Accelerating Commercialisation application assistance
  • Early Stage Innovation Company due diligence
  • Review of assessment
  • Budget and Cashflow Forecasts preparation
  • Business valuations and share price determination
  • Business Plan
  • Information Memorandum
  • Investment Pitch mentoring and coaching
  • Assisting in organising investment pitches for companies to obtain funding to assist your business growth from Business Angels, Friends and Venture Capitalists.