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Awards & Recognition

  • Lisa von Sturmer gives thanks to her mentor

    CYBF entrepreneur Lisa von Sturmer, founder of Growing City, gives her take on the importance of mentoring and acknowledges her CYBF mentor Kevin Brennan as follows: “Entrepreneurship can be an emotionally challenging process, so it’s important to have someone who’s already experienced the highs and lows and can help you see that when you’re in […]

  • Dev Chengkalath thanks his mentor

    Celebrate National Volunteer Week like CYBF moMENTum participant Dev Chengkalath, founder of Primal Human Performance, who had the following praise for his CYBF mentor Jan Mollenhauer: “Our mentor Jan has really impacted us by helping us move from a more tactical ‘focused on the next day’ organization, to a more long-term strategy focused organization.  With […]

  • Mylène Montpetit thanks her mentor

    Celebrate National Volunteer Week like CYBF entrepreneur Mylène Montpetit, founder of Éditions Exclamation Inc., who had the following praise for her CYBF mentor Lise Malo: “Each time I have a meeting with my mentor, I realize all the good things I get from our discussions. Lise represents a precious asset that contributes to the progress […]

  • Tal Dehtiar shows his appreciation for his mentor

    It’s National Volunteer Week and CYBF entrepreneur Tal Dehtiar, founder of Oliberté Limited, had the following praise for his CYBF mentor Lawrence Zimmering: “Having someone with both an eye for business, but that blends it with a genuine heart for humanity, is unique. Having that as part of Lawrence’s mentorship – someone who can see if […]

  • Give thanks to your mentor!

    It’s National Volunteer Week and we’ve created the following video featuring Julia Deans, CYBF CEO, to thank all of our dedicated mentors and volunteers for their significant contributions to youth entrepreneurship. We are proud to be celebrating and honouring the efforts of our valued mentors and volunteers, especially during National Volunteer Week 2013 (April 21-27). […]