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“Scaling Up Business Growth in Atlantic Canada”

Chairman John Risley

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.

About AIMS:

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.

Event Details:

Date: Thursday, May 25th
Time: 12:00
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]