Karen is the author and facilitator of the Business Plan Boot Camp used in our Starter Company program. Karen has been a huge asset and adviser to the Centre for many years .
Bob PearceOwner, Henderson Printing & Digital Marketing
Bob started working with our Summer Company participants in the 2015 season and is now an active volunteer in our Starter Co Plus program. He is passionate about the success of youth and adults in our community. He goes out of his way to make sure they succeed.
James WilsonUp and To The Right
James works with both our Summer Company participants and our Starter Company participants. His unique outlook and experience as an entrepreneur brings both groups valuable knowledge in getting businesses off the ground.
Sue WattsExecutive Director, The Employment and Education Centre
Sue’s passionate love of her community and youth drive her to work with us and our Summer Company participants each year. She provides practical feedback and engages everyone with her enthusiasm.
Barry Moss401 Electric
Barry has recently joined the LGSBEC’s slate of mentors. We enjoy his expertise in all things business and has been a huge asset to our clients with advice and connections. We look forward to future work with Barry.
Bob Myers, Loans Office, TICDC – This is Bob’s second summer acting as a mentor for our Summer Company program and is also involved in the Starter Company Plus program. The CDC’s funding compliments our programs and makes a great fit. We appreciate Bob’s financial knowledge and willingness to support entrepreneurs.
Amanda LaddO’Farrell Financial Services
Amanda understands the intricacies of financial planning for small and mid-size business. She works with our entrepreneurs and demonstrates that investing and financial planning is important at any stage of business.
Darren GallacherAccount Manager, TD Canada Trust
With Darren’s banking background he is an obvious choice to help us with the Starter Co Plus program. His insight on our panels is a great asset to the new business owners to set them on a great financial path. We appreciate Darren’s support of our programming.
Rod works with us and our Starter Company Plus participants to ensure a healthy cash flow. We appreciate Rod’s willingness to support our entrepreneurs and the CDC’s complimentary funding is a great fit.
Matt GilmerEconomic Development Coordinator, Municipality of North Grenville
Matt’s work in Economic Development makes him an obvious choice to work with our Youth in the Summer Company program. We value is time and effort and resources.
Shelley HirstwoodEconomic Development Manager, Gananoque
Shelley is our connection to Gananoque. She is an active supporter of the Summer Company program and connects us with business owners in the community when they need support. Shelley’s knowledge and resources are a great help to us.