Where businesses can grow

All-round support for your small business, whether you’re stepping up or starting out.

The Small Business Academy

by Nikki Hesford

The Small Business Academy is a Blackpool based Start-Up and Small Business Support Hub, founded by Nikki Hesford.

We are located close to the M55 in between Preston and Lytham and we offer a variety of support to help new, startup and small business owners to grow their business.

Nikki is a Facebook Blueprint Certified Ads Professional and offers training and events at an affordable price to help you to learn how to promote your business effectively.

The Academy offers online and in-person Small Business Support, as well as shared office space, meeting room hire, training room hire and a lot more!

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Nikki Hesford is an award-winning entrepreneur as seen on Dragons Den and featured in

BBC Metro The Sun Cosmopolitan Daily Mail

The Small Business Academy has been recognised with the following awards

Jacqueline WOW winner 2019 BIBA Finalist EVA finalist