2021 State of Startups

RETAIL & CONSUMER GOODS 9.3% SERVICES 9.3% RESTAURANTS 8.3% MANUFACTURING 5.3% HEALTHCARE 5.0% SPORTS/FITNESS 5.0% CAFES 4.8% CANNABIS 4.8% SHIPPING & TRANSPORTATION 4.3% AUTOMOTIVE 4.0% Unsurprisingly, the COVID-19 pandemic had demonstrated effects on the types of businesses entrepreneurs started. Industries CANNABIS 8.0% RETAIL & CONSUMER GOODS 7.8% RESTAURANTS 7.4% HEALTHCARE 6.7% MANUFACTURING 5.8% SERVICES 4.8% INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY 4.5% WELLNESS 4.5% SPORTS/FITNESS 4.3% HOSPITALITY 3.7% TABLE 1: 2019 VERSUS 2020 MOST POPULAR INDUSTRIES FOR MASTERPLANS BUSINESS PLAN DEVELOPMENT CONTRACTS By percentage of all contracts 2019 2020

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