The Entrepreneur Shift

Times of uncertainty encourage innovation.

The Entrepreneur Shift is a series of interviews that dives deeper into the pivots entrepreneurs have made while navigating COVID-19. Each episode, our host, Victoria McQueen, speaks with EY Entrepreneur Of The Year® and EY Entrepreneurial Winning Women™ alumni to provide insight into the current and future climate of their industry.

The Entrepreneur Shift - Alumni interviews

Anthony Palermo

Connect&GO
EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2018 Quebec finalist, Technology – Under 100 Employees 

Connect&GO is a global leader in RFID technology. They offer a unique combination of smart wearable technology and intuitive operating management systems for the leisure, sports and entertainment industries.

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Ashif Mawji

Premier’s Council on Charities and Civil Society
EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2002 Prairies winner, Young Entrepreneur

This advisory agency provides advice to government to help civil society groups address pressing social issues across Alberta.

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Kathy Cheng

Redwood Classics
EY Entrepreneurial Winning Women Class of 2014

Offering an endless array of decorating, design and customization possibilities, Redwood Classics Apparel strives to provide customers with the highest quality of garment manufacturing available to the North American market.

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Mandy Rennehan

Freshco.ca
EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2016 & 2017 Ontario finalist, Real Estate/Construction Services

Freshco is a boutique, trend-setting retail facilities firm composed of three divisions: maintenance, projects and reconstruction. It offers customized, coast-to-coast first point of contact service across Canada and the eastern United States.

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Mark McAllister

VeroSource Solutions Inc.
EY Entrepreneur Of The Year 2019 Atlantic finalist, Emerging Entrepreneur

VeroSource Solutions Inc. is dedicated to improving the lives of its customers through data analysis and communications. With a specific focus on improving patient outcomes in the public health sector.

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