Awards & Recognition | November 15, 2012
The Canadian Youth Business Foundation (CYBF) is pleased to announce that Toronto-based entrepreneur Lauren Friese founder of TalentEgg, was honoured with the National Best Business Award following the CYBF Chairman’s Awards live judging yesterday.
The Award, which includes a prize of $20,000 for business expansion*, was presented at a CYBF Chairman’s Awards ceremony last night to honour entrepreneurial champions as part of Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) Canada celebrations. The Chairman’s Awards are a standard in recognizing outstanding achievement in entrepreneurship in Canada and distinguishes leaders that promote and advocate for social and economic growth through entrepreneurship.
“We are extraordinarily pleased to honour Lauren Friese with the title of National Best Business Award Winner,” said John Risley, Chairman, CYBF Board of Directors. “Canada is driving and celebrating excellence in youth entrepreneurship, and Lauren and her fellow award winners’ success is a true inspiration to other Canadians, demonstrating the power of young people to become successful business leaders and help fuel our economy.”