Symposium Themes

Focusing on women in business, regional successes, and challenges as we move forward with economic recovery and growth from the Pandemic

Finding Opportunities

Finding Opportunities

Growing your business and regional opportunities.

Workplace Evolution

Workplace Evolution

Examining strengths and challenges in a new age of workplace culture.

Monetizing Your Story

Monetizing Your Story

Turning your experiences into a profitable business.

Show Me the Money

Show Me the Money

Exploring funding regional opportunities.

Event Information

Grand Falls-Windsor

Thank you to everyone who participated.

October 5, 2022

St. John’s

Thank you to everyone who participated.

November 17, 2022

Corner Brook

Limited availability. Lunch & refreshments included.

This event is sponsored in part by TD Bank

January 26, 2023


Glynmill Inn, 1B Cobb Lane, Corner Brook, NL



8:30 A.M  – Coffee / Registration
12:00 P.M – Lunch
4:00 P.M – Closing


Session One Panelists:

Petrina Brake, Grant Thorton

Sharon McLennon, NL Workforce Innovation Centre

Deborah Youden, Export Consultant NLOWE


Session Two Panelists:

Charlene Brophy, Fonemed

Debbie Brown, Association for New Canadians

Andrew Hibbitts, Horizon TNL/Grow Remote Stephenville 


Session Three Panelists:

Liz Combdon, Sea Salt & Twig

LouAnn Davis, Nomad Stages

Melissa Young, Rugged Edge


Session Four Panelists:

Jennifer Bessell, CEO NLOWE

Leslie Lundrigan, RBC

Renee Wheeler, BDC