Canadian Youth Business Foundation



Canadian Youth Business Foundation

November 13, 2012 07:59 ET

Media Advisory: Quebec's Entrepreneurial Champions Honoured at Global Entrepreneur Week Canada Celebration Kick-Off

BROSSARD, QUEBEC--(Marketwire - Nov. 13, 2012) - Members of the media are invited to join the Canadian Youth Business Foundation (CYBF) in recognizing the importance of entrepreneurship in Québec and celebrating the achievements of innovators and job creators who help launch start-ups that bring ideas to life and drive economic growth. These activities are one of many wide-ranging events that will take place across Canada as part of Global Entrepreneurship Week Canada celebrations (November 12-18, 2012).

WHO: Canadian Youth Business Foundation (CYBF)
WHAT: CYBF will present its Chairman's Awards for Outstanding Volunteers-which includes the prestigious Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medals to Québec-based mentors Marie Legault Gaudet, Fannie Pelletier, Normand Pinard, Yvon Turcot, Normand Chevrier, Marcel Bergeron, Daniel Luquette, Marie-Michèle Lessard and Gisèle Lacasse for their outstanding volunteer contributions to their community.
WHEN: Thursday, November 15, 2012
5:00-7:00 PM
WHERE: ALT Hotel - Quartier DIX 30
6500, boulevard de Rome
Brossard, QC J4Y 0B6
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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