Throughout the class, participants will gain practical skills, knowledge, and perspectives necessary to start and grow their own businesses successfully in Canada.

June 3rd – Monday

5 pm – 8 pm

Welcoming and Introductions

Business Profile & Market Research – David Proudfoot – Senior Business Advisor

Mission, Vision, and Goals Setting – John Anagnostou – Business Consultant with over 30 years of business planning experience


June 10th – Monday

5 pm – 8 pm

Marketing and Sales – Phil Singeris – Senior Business Advisor

Branding and Digital Marketing  – Youssef Sadaki – Business Development Consultant with extensive experience working with startup businesses, especially Canadian newcomers

June 17th – Monday

5 pm – 8 pm

Operations & Startup Costs  – David Proudfoot – Senior Business Advisor

Financials  - Phil Singeris – Senior Business Advisor

June 24th – Monday

1 pm – 6 pm

Customer Service – Ramona Gallagher – A serial entrepreneur who has owned a number of her own successful businesses and who has coached and mentored over 4,000 entrepreneurs across Canada and abroad. 

Clients Panel: Preparing to launch – TBA

Location: London Small Business Centre – 379 Dundas St. | Unit 220 – London, ON

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