Chief Executive Officer
Jennifer loves to study wine and one day plans to complete the training to become a sommelier. Her dream vacation is to do an extensive tour of wineries in France!
“Don’t be afraid to fail. Often what feels like failure today is simply a lesson that needs to be learned in order to achieve greater success tomorrow.”
Director of Programming & Evaluation
Carolyn has met 10 actors from the UK soap opera Coronation Street.
“Cash-flow is the heart of your business. Understand it so you can properly manage it.”
Director of Administration and Special Projects
Judy loves to scrapbook and saves everything from her trips for her albums, including a hot dog wrapper from the San Francisco 49ers.
“Keep your business information up-to-date online and in any membership directories in which you are listed so you don’t miss out on potential business opportunities.”
Business Growth Advisor, Avalon
Business Growth Advisor, Eastern
Paula currently rides a Harley Davidson Road King, earning her the nickname ‘Road Queen’.
“Commit to excelling at customer service.”
Business Start-Up Advisor, Central
Lindsay is a summer person and loves to spend time outdoors swimming, reading a good book, or roasting marshmallows around the fire with family and friends.
“Make sure you have a business plan. Your business plan will help you map out where you want your business to go, how to get there, and what you will need to help you succeed.”
Business Growth Advisor, Central
Betsy is an avid gardener and recently started her first “onion and garlic” garden. She can’t wait to cook up a nice dinner with what she has grown.
“Use the people around you; build your networks and relationships. If you have a question then ask; if you don’t know something then say ‘I don’t know’, because someone has that answer for you.”
Business Start-Up Advisor, Labrador
Betty enjoys the outdoors, going to the cabin, fishing and berry picking. Betty loves berry picking so much that she has even carried her baby in his car seat (with a fly screen over it) up into the hills to pick berries while the baby slept.
“If you dream about starting your own business doing something that you love, then go for it. Live your dream and have no regrets.”
Business Growth Advisor, Western & Labrador
Carla’s very first summer job was working for her brothers at their hot dog stand enterprise when she was 14 years old.
“Take every opportunity to meet and network with other business owners to share challenges and successes, together we’re better.”
Business Start-Up Advisor, Western
I cannot make the same dish twice because I never measure the ingredients. I love experimenting!
“If you have an awesome Idea, START. The first step is the hardest and when you take that, its going to be rollercoaster ride. You will either enjoy it or gain experience. Either way it’s a benefit to you.”
Business Start-Up Advisor, Avalon
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Export Consultant (Contracted)
Deborah loves playing tennis and hopes that one day she will get to Wimbledon…as a spectator.
“Be open to the world but stay concentrated on your business niche.”
Sarah loves to run! Her last big race was a half-marathon through the streets of Chicago.
“People will return to a business for good customer service!”
Marketing and Communications Coordinator
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Janice loves to travel and cruising is one of her favourite types of vacation. She got the cruising bug after winning a 5-day Western Carribbean cruise in 2017. It was a memorable trip and she looks forward to lots of travel again in the future!
“Don’t be afraid to seek help and advice when needed, and ask for customer feedback. The knowledge you obtain to help you grow and enhance your business is invaluable.”