Canadian Youth Business Foundation



Canadian Youth Business Foundation

November 19, 2012 07:50 ET

Media Advisory: Entrepreneurial Champion Honoured in Prince Edward Island

CHARLOTTETOWN, PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND--(Marketwire - Nov. 19, 2012) - Members of the media are invited to join the Canadian Youth Business Foundation (CYBF) in recognizing the importance of entrepreneurship in Atlantic Canada and celebrating the achievements of innovators and job creators who help launch start-ups that bring ideas to life and drive economic growth.

WHO: Canadian Youth Business Foundation (CYBF)
WHAT: The Honourable H. Frank Lewis, Lieutenant Governor of Prince Edward Island will present the 2012 CYBF Chairman's Award for Outstanding Volunteers-which includes a prestigious Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal-to Prince Edward Island-based mentor Rupert Sweetapple for his outstanding volunteer contributions to the entrepreneurial community.
WHEN: Wednesday, November 21, 2012 4:30-6:30 PM
WHERE: Howard Johnson Dutch Inn 100 Trans-Canada Highway Cornwall, PEI, PE C0A 1H8
WHY: It is through the support of business leaders and partners alike that CYBF is able to make a difference in the lives of young entrepreneurs.

Canadian Youth Business Foundation - Canada's Entrepreneur Gateway

The Canadian Youth Business Foundation (CYBF) is the 'go to' place for youth entrepreneurship. As a national organization, we are dedicated to growing Canada's economy one young entrepreneur at a time. We look at character not collateral, when providing youth, age 18-39, with pre-launch coaching, business resources, start-up financing and mentoring to help them launch and sustain a successful entrepreneurial business. CYBF is the founder of the G20 Young Entrepreneur Summit (G20 YES) and founding member of the G20 Young Entrepreneurs' Alliance (G20 YEA). www.cybf.ca.

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