Small Business Week 2018
Lunch with Rotary
Event Sponsor: Swan City Rotary Club
The Grande Prairie & District Chamber of Commerce invites you to this networking and educational opportunity hosted by the Swan City Rotary Club at the Paradise Inn and Conference Centre as part of Small Business Week. The program will incorporate some of the protocol of a Rotary meeting with information provided by the Chamber.
Guest speaker Terri Ellen Sudnik from Nauticol Energy.
Terri Ellen Sudnik is Director of Communications and Consultation for Nauticol Energy, with over 20 years of experience in community development and marketing. Terri’s entrepreneurial drive and leadership skills have built successful collaborations across business, tourism, community stakeholders and government in numerous value-added projects. She has worked with economic development organizations on several initiatives, including destination marketing, entrepreneurial camps for youth and agri-entrepreneurial produce marketing and served for seven years as president of Grande Prairie Stompede Association.
Nauticol Energy Ltd. is proposing to develop, build, own and operate natural gas to methane facilities in Canada, including Grande Prairie, in an environmentally safe and responsible way that provides value to the community, employees and shareholders. Methanol is a multi-purpose chemical that has several end-uses including fuels (automotive, marine, etc.), electronics, construction materials, solvents and petrochemicals.
There is long-term opportunity for the Grande Prairie region for growth and spin-off industries.
The Nauticol Energy facilitiy proposed for Grande Prairie will be located approximately 10 kilometres south of the city near the existing International Paper Canada industrial site. This presentation will explain more about the project, timelines and impact on the region.
Everyone is welcome! There is a lunch fee for Non-Rotarians of $20 + GST. Non-Rotarians please register with the Chamber.
Thank you to the following for their support of Small Business Week in Grande Prairie:
National Sponsor - BDC
2018 Small Business Week theme - Digitize Now: Transform Your Business
Award/Event Sponsors - City of Grande Prairie; County of Grande Prairie; MNP; Swan City Rotary Club
Award Sponsors - ATB Financial; Community Futures Grande Prairie and Region; Grande Prairie Regional Tourism Association; Grande Prairie Regional Innovation Network; MD of Greenview
Reception Sponsor - ATB Entrepreneur Centre