An Ottawa business leaders will have his name and memory honoured in a new mentorship award sponsored by numerous local organizations. The Peter Stewart Business Mentor of the Year Award will celebrate the longtime Orléans business leader’s contributions. The award will be given to a member of the newly-merged Ottawa Board of Trade who has […]
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What were you doing before you started your business and what inspired you to try entrepreneurship? Having played and studied the saxophone since 1987, the time was right to finally pursue it full-time in 2011.(This after a graduate degree in archaeology and changing government jobs for approximately 8 years) If there was ever a time […]
Featuring – Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson W. Brett Wilson (CBC DRAGONS’ DEN) Steve Cody (Ruckify) and Dylan Black (Boom 99.7 FM and Daytime Ottawa) – Master of Ceremonies with a special performance by Sax Appeal! NOMINATE someone for the 1st Annual PETER STEWART BUSINESS MENTOR OF THE YEAR AWARD! Click here for additional details. (Deadline […]
Have you ever sat down with someone and in the first few moments they’re all business. They go straight to sales. I prefer to sit and talk about life, getting to know them, their kids, their hobbies and passions. In the last 10 minutes is when business really gets done. It’s much easier to do […]
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Hear Jennifer Walker of Genuine Social (http://www.jennifer-walker.ca) discuss not only some LinkedIn & social media tips, but also why she started her business! Recorded at the April 2018 eSAX event. Interviewed by Jean-Paul Yovanoff of Sponsearch (http://sponsearch.com) Produced and edited by Bytown Video Productions (http://www.bytownvideoproductions.com) and Storyline Productions (http://storylineproductions.ca). Be sure to subscribe to […]
eSAX (The Entrepreneur Social Advantage Experience); is an entrepreneur networking community and tradeshow for small business to create connections, gain knowledge and promote regional economic collaboration among Chambers of Commerce. Events are held every 3 months (January, April, July and October); originally to coincide with the Ontario Self-Employment Benefits Program. Featuring Dylan Black (Boom 99.7 […]
Grow your business with Ottawa’s largest small business networking tradeshow! Wednesday, April 4, 2018 Lansdowne Park – Horticulture Building 1525 Princess Patricia Way, Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5J3 Featuring: Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson Orleans Chamber of Commerce Andrew Peck (Glebe BIA) Steve Cody – (Ruckify) Dylan Black (of Boom 99.7 FM & Daytime Ottawa) Master of Ceremonies Promo Video Special Performance by […]
I had the opportunity to attend the most recent eSAX. This event is The Entrepreneur Social Advantage Experience. What does this mean? Their website describes it best: “eSAX events are large entrepreneur networking extravaganzas. Held every 3 months, they promote small business and collaboration among regional Chambers of Commerce in Ottawa. Attendees get the opportunity […]