Small Business BC

Small Business BC

October 06, 2009 07:00 ET

Small Business BC: The Stories Behind the Success-Don't Miss a Rare Opportunity to Meet 17 of BC's Top Business Owners

VANCOUVER, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire – Oct. 6, 2009) – Small Business BC, in association with title sponsor TELUS, is pleased to present the Entrepreneur Showcase on Wednesday, October 7, 5 p.m. - 8 p.m. at the Hyatt Regency Hotel, 655 Burrard Street, Vancouver.

The Entrepreneur Showcase launches Small Business Month with a unique opportunity for BC's aspiring entrepreneurs, small business owners and the media, to meet with the founders of 17 of BC's most successful small businesses. George Moen, President of Blenz, a popular Canadian coffee shop which now boasts more than 100 franchises worldwide, will share key success principals in his keynote address.

George Hunter, CEO of Small Business BC, notes that the Entrepreneur Showcase is nearly sold out. "We are pleased to see such an enthusiastic response from the business community," says Hunter. "The Showcase is one more example of Small Business BC's dedication to bringing small business owners together to network and learn from one another while celebrating the success of some of this province's top entrepreneurs."

If you are a business owner, or are contemplating starting your own business, don't miss the chance to meet entrepreneurs from a wide range of business sectors including retail, transportation, wholesale and service. On-line tickets for $39.00 are limited – Register Now! A limited number of tickets will be available at the door for $50.00 cash only. Go to www.smallbusinessbc.ca/showcase for more information.

Dare to dream big and grow your own small business!

About Small Business BC

Small Business BC provides consultation services, education and community to help entrepreneurs succeed in every stage of business. Small Business BC is supported by Western Economic Diversification Canada and the Ministry of Small Business, Technology and Economic Development. Visit us at www.smallbusinessbc.ca.

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