How to start your business in Fashion & Design

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09:30 - 11:30

Every starter’s trajectory starts with a collective introduction session with our expert in business development, Cathy Becq. Cathy will introduce you to the world of entrepreneurship and what it takes to succeed in starting up your business in fashion and design. 

After this presentation, you can participate in the Pimento Map workshop. The Pimento Map is an interactive business tool to objectively analyse where you’re at with the development of your project and what your specific needs are. 

This session will be held every month, if you would like to participate to the next session « How to start your business in Fashion & Design », please fill in THIS FORM.

The number of places are limited, claim your place now.



Cathy Becq has been mentoring and advising startups, entrepreneurs and small businesses in art, culture and creative sector for over 20 years. She's been an entrepreneur, a CFO, a board member. 

Her multi-layered background has fed her original approach. She applies techniques from the entrepreneurship (Empathy Map, Value Proposition Design and Business Model Generation canvases,…), business, life coaching. Her approach is based on trends watching for the companies that she mentors, with the aim to enlarge their vision on strategic challenges. She is helping any business that wants to rethink its strategy and organization, by giving them the right business support in order to be better equipped to build a strong and sustainable future.



Entrepreneurs from the fashion and design sector based in Brussels with an existing fashion or design brand or the idea of an entreprenarial project. 



  • Next session will be held on Tuesday 31 January at 09:30.
  • Language : Presentation in English - Q&A in FR / EN
  • Free participation
  • Address: MAD, Home of Creators (Place du Nouveau Marché aux Grains 10 - Nieuwe Graanmarkt 10, 1000 Brussels)
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