MentorUP and WISER presents: Entrepreneurship & Leadership Conference

MentorUP and WISER are proud to announce the upcoming Entrepreneurship & Leadership Conference Sponsored by Shell Canada on October 24th. This training will be for Edmonton’s leaders, aspiring entrepreneurs and anyone who would like to be connected with the resources Edmonton offers local entrepreneurs.

We have the pleasure of having some esteemed top 40 Under 40 winners and local business leaders from right here in our community. They will be here to help answer any questions you may have or simply just give you the nudge you need.

Come network and hear about some tips that took them years to figure out. These include critical concepts that will monetize your brand:

TRANSITIONING
from your current job to the rewarding world of working for yourself

POSITIONING
yourself as an highly-paid expert in any topic area.

PROMOTING
your content, personal brand, products, and programs online.

PARTNERING
with other experts and influencers to broaden your reach and increase your sales.

SCALING
your business to reach the market that you can help

When: Saturday, 24 October 2015 from 9:00 AM to 3:00 PM (MST)
Where: Maple Leaf Room, Lister Centre, University of Alberta
Cost: $25 ($15 for early-bird registration)

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Breakfast & Lunch will be provided, this will be an event you don’t want to miss, tickets only $15 until October 10th so Register now!


The Entrepreneurship & Leadership Conference panelists are:

Solange Gagnebin
Co-founder of High Level Analytics Inc, a consulting data analysis company based in Edmonton. Solange completed her PhD in Physics. As a postdoc at the University of Alberta, she analyzed data from dark matter research.

Dennis French
Founder of DF Technical, a province-wide company providing professional air quality consulting services to the insurance industry, property managers, owners and government facilities. Dennis is a recognized expert witness for the Court of Queen’s Bench and described as a local serial entrepreneur

Roy Hendrickson
Founder of the The AgentC Perspective and TAP the App, an app for solopreneurs. Roy’s work with hundreds of solopreneurs inspired him to create an app to manage the details and mundane tasks required in running a small business.

Danny Turner
Founder of The Organic Box, a locally owned organic food hub and distribution company. Products include produce, baked goods, meats and more. Danny is very hands on and visits the farms regularly.

Jill Drader
Founder of The Steel Toe Stiletto, created as a foundational layer to complement her other projects; Women in Work Boots, Business in Work Boots, and the Connect-Her Network. These projects are here to serve small and mid-size business owners, and people who want to be entrepreneurs – focusing on business development, coaching through blocks, and consulting on growth strategies. She specializes in coaching women in the construction industry through taking their idea to a business with a plan.

Damayanthi Yalamati
One of the founders of Alberta Research Chemicals Inc. who’s mission is “to become the partner of choice in developing novel and innovative medicines to improve the quality of life”. Damayanthi’s significant experience in business development and management as well as technical research background in chemistry and synthetic biology serves many parts of the business.

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