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Friends of AIMS Luncheon
May 25, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
FRIENDS OF AIMS PRESENTS…
“Scaling Up Business Growth in Atlantic Canada”
John Risley, OC, Chairman of AIMS, will speak at a luncheon in St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador on Thursday, May 25th to business and thought leaders about creating an environment for economic growth.
Risley is a serial entrepreneur who has been involved in various private, public, and non-profit sector organizations. He will speak to the ways in which we can build a positive environment for startups and new business creation.
He is the Chairman of the Board of Futurpreneur Canada, a non-profit dedicated to building the economy through the promotion of entrepreneurship. Risley is the President of Clearwater Fine Foods Incorporated, a diversified holding company with international operations in fisheries, telecommunications, and other industries.
The Atlantic Institute for Market Studies (AIMS) is an independent economic and social policy think tank. The core research team and our internationally-recognized academic fellows employ the highest standards of excellence in every piece we publish; and, over the past 20 years, AIMS has developed an extensive library of top-quality policy-related papers that serves as a rich resource for policy makers and the community at large.
Venue: Sheraton St. John’s, 115 Cavendish Square
This event is sold out.
Sponsorship and student opportunities are available for this event.
Please contact Alex Whalen at 902-429-1143 ext 231 or [email protected]