Events, Courses and Workshops
Lessons From Leaders: How do I create a socially responsible business?
Start your day off right by tapping into the life and business experience of leaders who know how to make things happen!
From philanthropy to shared value to corporate social responsibility – this month’s Lesson from Leaders brings together organizations that are leveraging their resources, expertise and talent to make a positive impact on the world, and people, around them.
APRIL’S PANEL OF BUSINESS LEADERS:
Christine Jackson | National Education & Business Development Manager, Burt’s Bees Incorporated
Sarab Hans | President, HANS Dairy
John Coghill | President & CEO, Tradeforce Tech *updated*
Karen Lai | President, KPM Power Incorporated
Marc Castel | Founder, Fiix Software
James Marshall | President, Blue Valley Building Corporation
Rhyze Award Pitch Night
Come cheer on 11 local female entrepreneurs as they pitch to our panel of judges to receive one of our cash awards PLUS a matching low interest loan from our founding sponsor – Meridian Credit Union!
Our Repeating Workshops
Start Your Engine
Toolkit Tuesdays are free learning sessions for current and potential Innovation Guelph clients. These sessions are an excellent opportunity to learn something new, connect with the experts, ask questions, and get advice!
12pm – 1pm: Pizza & A Presentation: New topic every month! Pizza will be provided. You are also welcome to bring your own lunch. Q&A will follow the presentation. To find out about this month’s topic click here
1pm – 2pm: Sponsor break-out session: An opportunity to talk with experts from Miller Thomson, BDO and Beyond Rewards Inc. . (Please note: we cannot guarantee 100% sponsor representation each month. When registering please indicate which sponsor, if any, you would like to talk with will help us plan accordingly.)
This event is free to attend but registration is required. Space is limited.