Canadian Federation of Independent Business

Canadian Federation of Independent Business

September 24, 2013 10:48 ET

Media Advisory: CFIB to Launch Unique Made-In-Canada Business Directory

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Sept. 24, 2013) - Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB) will be launching a new, made-in-Canada online business directory - the first ever Canada-wide search tool dedicated exclusively to small businesses.

The Hon. Eric Hoskins, Ontario Minister of Economic Development, Trade and Employment, will be in attendance to make remarks and help launch the new directory.

Shop Small Biz is presented by CFIB, a Canadian organization that is proud to support small business, and that recognizes the importance that shopping small makes in our communities. Interac Association is a proud sponsor and supporter of the campaign

This uniquely Canadian directory will connect thousands of independent small businesses with millions of Canadians who are looking for local deals.

WHO: Hon. Eric Hoskins, Ontario Minister of Economic of Economic Development, Trade and Employment
Dan Kelly, President & CEO, CFIB
Caroline Hubberstey, Head of External Affairs, Interac Association
When: Wednesday, September 25th, 2013 - 9:30am
A demonstration of the directory will be available for media.
Location: Trattoria Mercatto, The Toronto Eaton Centre
220 Yonge Street, Toronto ON

Contact Information

  • Canadian Federation of Independent Business
    Satinder Chera
    Vice President, Communications
    (416) 669-7632
    satinder.chera@cfib.ca