Wise Words Tour

fullsizerenderDr. Sean Wise, Startup Canada’s latest Startup Fellow, is embarking on his inaugural 2016/2016 WISE WORDS cross-country tour. Dr. Wise is is recognized as one of Canada’s leading mentors for fast-growing startups and his expertise is exceptional. Whether you are a first time founder, a wantrepreneur or a seasoned entrepreneur these are must attend events.

With dates in Sault Ste. Marie, Moncton, Calgary and Ottawa already secured, this is only the beginning. Dr. Wise will travel to more than two dozen startup-centred events all over the country over the coming year, so be sure to keep your eye out for future dates so you don’t miss out on his Wise Words.

Additional information on the partnership can be found here.

Be sure to follow Sean on Twitter and stay updated with his tour using #WiseWords

About Dr. Sean Wise

Dr. Sean Wise is a best-selling author, venture capitalist and founder of more than half a dozen new ventures. Dr. Wise has spent 18 years in the venture capital industry, specializing in supporting high growth innovation ventures at the seed stage. He is currently a partner at the seed fund, Ryerson Futures. Through that fund, he has supported more than 23 startups, investing in 13, over the last 36 months. Dr. Wise helped found Ernst & Young’s Venture Capital Advisory Group in Canada and the startups he has supported have raised more than $2.1 billion after training with him.

Dr. Wise started his first startup at age 13, by 30 he had started and launched 5 new ventures. At 31 he took his first company public. At 40, he was nominated for the Top 40 Under 40™ and in 2014 he named national startup Mentor of the Year. Dr. Wise helped launch Dragons’ Den, the hit reality show, now in 27 countries, and known as Shark Tank in the USA. After 5 seasons with the show, Dr. Wise moved in front of the camera with his own show on the Oprah Winfrey Network, called The Naked Entrepreneur.

Be sure to follow Sean on Twitter and stay updated with his tour using #WiseWords

Events

Name of Event: Investing Atlantic, Building Capital and Partnerships
Location: Delta Hotels Beauséjour 750 Main Street, Moncton, New Brunswick.
Date: Thursday October 6th, 2016
Time: 8:30am-4:00pm
Registration Link: http://www.investatlantic.ca/register/

Name of Event: Bridges to Better Business
Location: The Machine Shop 83 Huron Street, Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario
Date: Wednesday October 19th
Time: 6:00pm- 9:00pm
Registration Link: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/bridges-to-better-business-tickets-27727608022

Name of Event: Launch Party 2016
Location: Red & White Club 1833 Crowchild Trail Northwest Calgary, AB
Date: Thu, 17 November 2016
Time: 6:00 PM – 10:30 PM
Registration Link: https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/launch-party-2016-tickets-26413857559

Name of Event: Findings of the National Dialogue on Building an Entrepreneurial and Creative Nation
Location: Ottawa ON
Date: TBD
Time: TBD
Registration Link: TBD

More dates COMING SOON!