Choose Your Summit City

Halifax

September 21, 2019

Halifax Harbourfront Marriott

Moncton

September 7, 2019

Location: TBA

Our Why

Grow

We believe that providing tools, essential skills, and a foundation support system encourages entrepreneurs to reach THEIR business goals.

Inspire

We believe that inspiration comes from within. Our purpose is to draw out your inspiration to make an immediate impact in YOUR business.

Lead

We believe that staying true to our principles and helping entrepreneurs succeed will lead us all into a time of economic growth and long term sustainability.

We believe in YOU!

How we support you

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Education

Panel discussions and workshops bringing you the most current and relevant regional business information.

Learning

Designed to provide useful skills, tips, and tricks you can implement to make a difference in your business.

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Speakers

Motivational, Inspirational, and Informational people that have implemented the principles for business success.

Big Picture

They see a bigger picture and have gone through many obstacles. Here to share their wisdom and experience.

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Vendors

Visit our local businesses and organizations that support your business. You are not in this alone, let us help you.

Expo

These people have the same mission, to provide you with what you need to achieve YOUR idea of success.

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Networking

An opportunity to build your network of influence. To see how you can help others and others can help you.

Team

No person is an island. No-one needs to go it alone. Build your external team and create win-win situations.

Essential Themes

Small Business Stats & Facts

Small business employment by province

National Average 71%
Nova Scotia 74%
New Brunswick 71%
Prince Edward Island 79%
Newfoundland & Labrador 75%

Our accomplishments

  • 72% of all new jobs in Atlantic Canada are in small business (ACOA)

  • 35% of all entrepreneurs in Atlantic Canada are women (ACOA)

  • 97.9% of all businesses in Canada are small business

  • 27% of research and development (2011-2013) was through small business

  • 30% of GDP for each province is contributed through small business

Be Part of the Future

Sponsors and Partners!

Better Business Bureau

For over 100 years, BBB has been pursuing a mission to advance marketplace trust. Today’s BBB is so much more. Customer reviews are everywhere, social media is the ‘wild west’ where a single comment can go viral – regardless of its truthfulness – and customers demand more transparency and immediacy than ever. With a wide range of information and tools, BBB is helping entrepreneurs and business leaders navigate these complex times, while growing sustainable companies from a foundation of ethics and integrity.

We’re in your corner.

SmartCat Marketing

Nicole supports local businesses by working with other skilled entrepreneurs to bring top-notch marketing and sales services to Nova Scotia companies. 

With more than two decades of experience as a sales and marketing professional throughout Atlantic Canada, Nicole has worked with multi-million dollar companies, benefiting from some of the best digital marketing, sales, and advertising training in the country.

BrightShadow Business Solutions

We provide solutions for your business by helping you understand the people and programs you encounter every day.

We also provide realistic and affordable web development and marketing solutions that will get your message across without distracting you from your business.