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Why Choose Fredericton? Hear Insights from Serial Entrepreneurs

Why Choose Fredericton? Insights from Serial Entrepreneurs
Last November, Ignite coordinated a familiarization tour for Progress Magazine.
As part of this, Ignite Fredericton invited some of Fredericton's top entrepreneurs to share why they choose fredericton for their global businesses.
In the first of a three part series moderated by community leader Susan Holt, peak inside the entrepreneurial minds of Norm Couturier, Chief Product Strategist & co-founder of iTacit, Mike LeBlanc, CEO of Blue Spurs, and David Alston, CIO of Introhive, as they explain to Progress Media why they continue to launch venture after venture in New Brunswick's capital city, from the supportive ecosystem to that special spark. 


Business Basics
Ignite Fredericton
October 8th
Learn the basics about starting your own business, available business planning tools/funding resources, and accessing free business counselling services.
Scalling Excellence
Symplicity Designs
October 14th
This one hour talk on Performance Excellence will introduce you to the Principles and Methods that guide the decisions and actions of market leaders.
Working Forward
October 19th
Working Forward 2015 NB is a forum on Foreign Qualification Recognition, bringing together diverse stakeholders to address FQR challenges and to share promising practices. 
Business Excellence Awards
October 22nd
Hosted annually, the Business Excellence Awards recognizes businesses that have shown outstanding customer service, community involvement and other notable achievements.
Ideas Festival
November 4th-6th
Where  Atlantic Canada's emerging business and government leaders gather with their peers as well as the region's established business leaders, entrepreneurs, innovators & more to engage in the ideas shaping our future.
Our Top Talent
November 19th
Pitch yourself “dragon’s den style” to New Brunswick’s top senior business leaders, competing for business cards rather than investment capital. Show employers what you have to offer and why they need to invite you to stay in New Brunswick!
Fredericton's Knowledge Park is home to global knowledge industry successes, high tech entrepreneurs, world-class research, and fast-paced commercialization activities!
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