Are you ready to take your startup to the next level? Join us for the North Forge Grow Bootcamp from September 13-16, 2019.
The North Forge Grow Bootcamp is a single-weekend crash course designed to help you grow your startup. Learn how to scale up your business and gain the fundamentals of what you need to be successful. Hear from experienced presenters, including Permjot Valia, Founder & CEO of Mentorcamp, co-founder of Flight and Partners Ltd., and Entrepreneur-in-Residence for the Cape Breton region. You will also get practical tips from entrepreneurs and investors who have successfully grown businesses, as well as North Forge mentors. By the end of the Bootcamp, you will have the knowledge and confidence to take your startup to the next level.
What: North Forge Grow Bootcamp
When: September 13-16, 2019
Where: University of Manitoba Innovation Hub (100 Innovation Drive)
Who is this for: Entrepreneurs who want to take their startup to the next level
What do we offer: A 3-day crash course in the fundamentals of business, geared specifically to growing startups. Get practical tips from entrepreneurs and investors who have successfully grown businesses, as well as North Forge mentors.
About Permjot Valia
Permjot Valia is an Economist by background, and the Founder & CEO of Mentorcamp, co-founder of Flight and Partners Ltd. (a U.K.-based FCA authorized fund), and Entrepreneur-in-Residence for the Cape Breton region, and the go-to pitch trainer and advisor to numerous business and economic development collaborations throughout the world. He is also an Angel investor, having invested in over 40 startups in four countries (Canada, U.K., South Africa, and U.S.). Permjot serves on the Board of several companies, including as Chair of 4Deep, a company spun out of University research, as Chair of Wooshii.com, and as a Director at Bluelight Analytics and Flight and Partners. Permjot has been nominated by TechCrunch as “one of the best mentors to startups in Europe” and as “one of the very best pitch trainers in the world”. He regularly leverages and mobilizes his business connections from around the world to bring them to a region or entrepreneurial companies requiring start-up expertise. His passion is work with organisations developing mentoring groups and training mentors. He has done this in Arkansas, PEI, Newfoundland, Nova Scotia, The Midlands in the U.K. and now Manitoba. He lectures globally about Strategy, Business Modelling, Investing, and Sales.