Toronto Business Development Centre (TBDC)

Toronto Business Development Centre (TBDC)

May 03, 2010 09:30 ET

Media Advisory: Toronto Business Development Awards Centre (TBDC) Gala Honours Entrepreneurs and Supports Business Owners With Disabilities

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - May 3, 2010) - Toronto Business Development Centre (TBDC) will honour five entrepreneurs who've built successful businesses—often overcoming significant obstacles to do so—and embody the essence of entrepreneurship. The TBDC Awards will be held at 2350 Bayview Avenue in Toronto and attended by high-profile political, business and community leaders, including a keynote address by Paralympic gold medalist, Paul Rosen. Proceeds raised support the New Opportunities Incubator—the first business incubator designed to help people with disabilities start or grow their own businesses.

WHAT:   2nd Annual Toronto Business Development Centre Awards Gala
     
WHO: - Toronto's businesspeople, politicians and community leaders
  - Keynote address by Paul Rosen, Paralympic Gold Medalist
  - Emcee: Suhana Meharchand, Host, CBC News Today
     
WHEN:   Wednesday, May 5, 2010
    Reception and Silent Auction, 5:30p.m. – 6:30 p.m.
    Dinner and Awards Ceremony, 6:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
     
WHERE:   2350 Bayview Avenue
    Toronto, ON

The TBDC Awards is sponsored by Alterna Savings, Brass & Associates L.L.P., City of Toronto, RBC Financial and Turtle Island Recycling.

Visit www.tbdc.com/awards.

Contact Information

  • Media Contacts:
    Toronto Business Development Centre
    Michael Donahue
    416-994-8789 or 416-345-9437
    partnerships@tbdc.com
    or
    Keynote Communications
    Pam Stoikopoulos
    Consultant
    416-294-5186
    pam@keynotecom.ca