BEGIN:VCALENDAR PRODID:-//Microsoft Corporation//Outlook 16.0 MIMEDIR//EN VERSION:2.0 METHOD:PUBLISH X-MS-OLK-FORCEINSPECTOROPEN:TRUE BEGIN:VTIMEZONE TZID:Canada Central Standard Time BEGIN:STANDARD DTSTART:16010101T000000 TZOFFSETFROM:-0600 TZOFFSETTO:-0600 END:STANDARD END:VTIMEZONE BEGIN:VEVENT CLASS:PUBLIC CREATED:20190522T194515Z DESCRIPTION:As a business owner\, your plans for the business are highly de pendent on the relationship you have with your financial institution. Thi s relationship starts with development and start up and will continue thro ughout the life of your business as your needs grow and change. \n \nIn t his session we will:\n \n* investigate various observations on raising ear ly development/start-up money\;\n* focus on identifying the need for both debt and equity financing as well as potential strategies for sourcing cor porate requirements\;\n* provide participants with information on strategi es for raising second stage financing\, including alternative debt and equ ity instruments and potential sources for expansion capital\; and\n* discu ss banking issues related to business operations\, loan applications\, col lateral issues and financing proposals.\n \nMeet Your Facilitator\nRon Bro wn is a Partner and Business Advisor in MNP’s Assurance Services group i n Saskatoon. Ron draws on his personal business experience as well as his years in public practice to help owner-managers of small to mid-sized busi nesses in a range of industries overcome challenges and improve operations . He gets to know his clients and their businesses very well\, allowing hi m to provide strong advice related to business and marketing. In addition\ , he assists with financial modeling\, business planning\, and succession planning. Ron is MNP’s succession lead in our North Saskatchewan region and has been focussing on this area over the past few years. \nRon also o wned and operated his own business for a number of years and was part of M NP’s corporate finance group so is very familiar with the challenges bus inesses face\, in particular around financing. He relies on his diverse ba ckground\, international work experience\, business ownership skills and M NP’s broad-based expertise across the firm to find innovative and practi cal solutions to the everyday problems of business owners.\n \n DTEND;TZID="Canada Central Standard Time":20190717T120000 DTSTAMP:20190522T194515Z DTSTART;TZID="Canada Central Standard Time":20190717T103000 LAST-MODIFIED:20190522T194515Z PRIORITY:5 SEQUENCE:0 SUMMARY;LANGUAGE=en-ca:Financing for Small Business TRANSP:OPAQUE UID:040000008200E00074C5B7101A82E00800000000A00FABF7AC10D501000000000000000 0100000007346012C6995A143AC8B314D94BE3510 X-ALT-DESC;FMTTYPE=text/html:

As a business owner\, your plans for the business ar e highly dependent on the relationship you have with your financial instit ution. \; This relationship star ts with development and start up and will continue throughout the life of your business as your needs grow and change. \;

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Meet Your Facilitator

Ron Br own is a Partner and Business Advisor in MNP’\;s Assurance Services g roup in Saskatoon. Ron draws on his personal business experience as well a s his years in public practice to help owner-managers of small to mid-size d businesses in a range of industries overcome challenges and improve oper ations. He gets to know his clients and their businesses very well\, allow ing him to provide strong advice related to business and marketing. In add ition\, he assists with financial modeling\, business planning\, and succe ssion planning. Ron is MNP’\;s succession lead in our North Saskatche wan region and has been focussing on this area over the past few years. \;

Ron also owned and operated his own business for a number of years and was part of MNP’\;s corporate finance group so is very familiar with the challenges businesses face\, in particular around financing. He relies on his diverse background\, international work experience\, business owne rship skills and MNP’\;s broad-based expertise across the firm to fin d innovative and practical solutions to the everyday problems of business owners.

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