Member Event

Preparing for International Business: The Fundamentals

Wednesday, October 19, 2016
World Trade Centre Winnipeg, 2nd floor
9:30 am – 11:30 am

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Presenter: Stace Gander, Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC)

Your business is established domestically and now it’s time to look for growth opportunities outside of Canada, now what? You look for foreign markets, but’s what’s the best approach? Mistakes can be costly, is there a best practices approach? Can you do it yourself or should you get outside support?

Attendees will learn the following:

Company health check, what capabilities do you need to consider to make sure you are ready to expand into foreign markets.
Is the US best for my company and its products or should I consider other markets?
If I’m looking into the US, what should I consider when evaluating the right market for my business?
What is the best systematic approach to evaluating international markets?
Stace Gander is a Manager with the Advisory Services Division of the Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC). He has worked with 100’s of companies looking to grow their revenue and improve their profitability. He was a Senior Manager with Bell Aliant where he managed 3 separate companies simultaneously and was part of the Mergers and Acquisition team.

This seminar is available for remote participants via webinar (i.e. attend from your computer, tablet or smartphone). Please choose “Online” at registration. The day before the event, we will send you an email with the link to join the seminar online.

Online registration will close the day prior to the event. Past this deadline, please call 204-984-2272 to make arrangements to attend the seminar.

Registration is free.

World Trade Centre Winnipeg, 2nd floor
219 Provencher Blvd
Winnipeg, MB