A Conference About
The Small in Small Business

Thurs. Oct.1 / 2015

A day of conversations about
business growth and development
challenges and advantages
failures and victories

with two sides to each story.


Headline Keynote:

John Sleeman

Founder & Chairman,
Sleeman Breweries

Interviewed by

Steve Beauchesne

CEO & Co-Founder,
Beau's All Natural Brewing Company

Supporting Keynote:

Tracey Clark

CEO & President,
Bridgehead Coffee

Interviewed by

Kathleen Edwards

Quitter's Coffee

Opening Keynote:

Mark Monahan

Executive Director,
Ottawa Bluesfest & Cityfolk Festival

Interviewed by

Patrick McCormack

General Manager,
House of PainT Festival


Panel One: The Business Panel

"Small" as a
Business Strategy


Steve Cody CEO, The Better Software Company

Marc Doiron Chef/Owner, Town

Katie Frappier Owner, Victoire Boutique

Regine Paquette Owner, Victoire Boutique

Manu Sharma Co-Founder, Air Loop

Panel Two: The Music Panel

Music as a
Business Strategy


Erin Flynn Station Manager, CHUO 89.1 FM

Kwende Kefentse Culture Developer, City of Ottawa

Luke Martin Owner, Capital Rehearsal Studio

John Thompson Owner, The Record Centre


Early Bird

Available until Sept 8


plus HST


(ID at Door Required)


plus HST


(Begins Sept 8)


plus HST

Your ticket includes one (1) beer token for one of this year's Beau's Oktoberfest beers during the cocktail reception.

(Proper ID Required)


Thurs. Oct.1 / 2015

Doors Open at 9 AM

Ottawa Little Theatre

400 King Edward Avenue (At Rideau)


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