We hope that everyone is having a great Global Entrepreneurship Week so far!

Find out what happened at CYBF last week.

  • CYBF hosted two one-day workshops for our Princes Operation Program: #BeYourOwnBoss in both Halifax and Bellville for transitioning @CanadianForces ! There are 2 more yet to come in Ottawa – Find out more here.
  • The boys of CYBF from @CYBFOntario @CYBFBC @CYBFCanada @FCJE across the country are growing a Mo – for Movember. Support the Fuzzy funders here!
  • Entrepeer Vibe – November 12, 2013 issue was posted!

Great contributions from our outstanding volunteers:


CYBF Entrepreneurs in the news!

  • Sarah Fong, Spin Master Innovation Fund entrepreneur and founder of SuiteCity, was in the news here and here!
  • Congrats @oliberte first certified Fair Trade Shoe Company! Check them out in here @TorontoStar. #socialentrepreneur
  • Great article featuring #HumberPR grad Dana Huggard and @CYBFOntario entrepreneur Lauren Friese. Take a look here.

Stay active on Twitter by tweeting about events and initiatives. Below are a few messages to tweet this week:

  • Only a few days left to register for #CYBFwinadate event in #LdnOnt on Nov 26. http://bit.ly/1akaZf6
  • What would you do $20,000 of professional and creative services for your business? #CYBFLiveYourDream http://bit.ly/1bvSXD7
  • Calling all #entrepreneurs- #CYBFmoMENTum program applications are open! Apply today for an exclusive- CYBF business #mentor http://bit.ly/19XhwWJ


 Upcoming events:

  • Attention mentors: sharpen your skills by joining @CYBFCanada & @RyersonU Nov22 in Van for a day of learning http://bit.ly/17dvT9L  #mentor
  • @CYBFOntario is hosting #CYBFwinadate in #LdnOnt @joekoolslondon tues.nov.26. register @ http://bit.ly/1akaZf6
  • There are LOTS of great events happening this week for Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) – Check out the events calendar and get involved!

Find out what’s happening in our regions:

British Columbia

  • CYBF BC team had a great turnout at the Venture Okanagan’s Investors Forum. Take a look at some photos here and here.
  • Jill Earthy having fun with @ursuccesscoach and @lunagal at #msummit! Great shot ladies, take a look here!


  • Funding to move R&D to market. Deadline for applications Dec 8. Click here for more details #smallbusiness
  • Check out the agenda for Nov 26, Overcoming Key Challenges in Growing a Company in #yeg here.
  • Calling all #AB – #CYBFmoMENTum program applications are open! Apply today for an exclusive- CYBF business #mentor http://bit.ly/19XhwWJ


  • -CYBF Saskatchewan team attended the Pitch Party last week with @WBrettWilson. Take a look at some photos here.
  • CYBF Saskatchewan went to the Agribition next week make sure you stop by and say hi to @CYBFCanada entrepreneurs Renterra and FarmLead! More info here.


  • Joelle Foster speaking at the National Business School Conference 2013 about entrepreneurship. Great photo here.
  • RampUp Wknd 4 – Nov. 22 – 24 open to everyone with an idea for a startup, or the passion to be part of building one. http://eepurl.com/IlGU5


  • SociaLIGHT #SLTC2013 is going to be amazing & CYBF is a proud sponsor! Use code CYBFROCKS & get $100 OFF tickets!
  • Join #CYBF this Thursday from 1-4PM for a #businessplanworkshop at our downtown #Toronto location! #entrepreneurship http://shar.es/8tyiK
  • CYBF Ontario team had a great turnout for their #businessplanworkshop here at head office! Find our more here.


  • On November 13th, FCJE was at an networking event with over 150 people. It was organized by our new partner CDEC Centre-Nord. We met with great entrepreneurs that are very keen to apply for a loan fairly soon!
  • We also attended a Entrepreneurship round table organized by the provincial Minister of Finance.
  • We have our special GEW Entrepeer on Monday the 18th and will be participating at many GEW events.


  • Great news for our friends and partners at @CEED_Halifax and @EDNns – Find the full article here.
  • Excited to announce this group of #CYBF #HighFliers! An amazing cohort of #entrepreneurs. Ream more here.

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