Joelle Foster

Director, Manitoba, Saskatchewan and the North

“Entrepreneurs innovate – an important ingredient in the development of any province,” explains Joelle Foster, Futurpreneur Canada Director for Manitoba, Nunavut and Northwest Territories. And she should know, having successfully mentored and consulted over 305 businesses in Manitoba alone.

Joelle joined Futurpreneur Canada in 2010 following two and half years facilitating interactive workshops in entrepreneurship training as a program coordinator for the Meyers Norris Penny Self Employment Program in Winnipeg.  Prior to this she was a self-employed consultant for three years.

A BA graduate of the University of Manitoba and a business graduate from RRC, Joelle currently volunteers with the RRC Business Administration Entrepreneurship Practicum, United Way and the Winnipeg Entrepreneur eXchange.