Canada Business Talks

An exclusive event for small business owners

In this session, you will learn how to adapt to the new normal, making your business successful, business leadership tips, and much more.

Take your business to the next level by connecting with Canadian Business Leaders through the Canada Business Talks series, in association with Cisco, Lenovo and RBC.

Canada Business Talks is for the people who keep the vision to alter the business world, and individuals handling small business firms have an impetus. We are talking about business apprentices, small business owners, entrepreneurs, and people looking for proficient guidance and recommendations for running an efficient syndicate.



July 2020

Don’t miss the opportunity to learn what it truly takes to be an ENTREPRENEUR in our inaugural Canada Business Talks series with David Patchell-Evans. 

Business Magazine Canada
Business Magazine Canada

David Patchell-Evans

Founder and CEO of GoodLife Fitness

David ‘Patch’ Patchell-Evans is the founder and CEO of GoodLife Fitness, Canada’s largest fitness club chain, fourth largest in the world and largest owned by a single owner. Patch opened his first gym in London, Ontario in 1979 and has grown the company to over 400 GoodLife Fitness, Fit4Less and ÉconoFitness clubs across Canada. With 1.5 million members and over 11,000 Associates, GoodLife is helping to transform the health and wellness of 1 in 25 Canadians every day. A global advocate for health and fitness, Patch is currently the President of canfitpro, Canada’s largest fitness education and certification body, and the past Chair of the IHRSA Board of Directors, the world’s leading health and fitness association representing 78 countries.

Up-close & personal interaction with
Canadian business leaders

Canada Business Talks will be hosting Canadian business leaders to discuss the most important topics for small business success.

Business Finance

Business finance specialists will be partaking in most excellent practices and proficiency advice on how entrepreneurs can get capital, what are the top finance options for SMEs, and how to succeed and run a financial plan that will warrant the triumph of your small business.

Digital Transformation

Why going digital is essential, and investing in technology will make your business grow. Making your business digital is one of the vital choices you will make that will meaningfully contribute to its victory.

Cloud & Technology For SMEs

Cloud and technology are inevitable. There are innovative detections made in the IT world daily, and the bulk of businesses have curved their business into the virtual sphere. Cloud technology is an essential topic for each entrepreneur; knowing the usage of cloud technology will allow small businesses to produce and gauge their businesses. 

Women Entrepreneurship

Women are changing the face of the business industry. Canada Business Talks will discuss resources and tools that are available to women entrepreneurs. Training and mentoring sessions to help women grow their business and be successful.  

Global Business Mindset

It’s important for a business to grow and succeed that entrepreneurs have a global mindset. What is global mindset? It’s the ability to absorb information as well as different traditions and cultural norms from around the world and implement it within their business strategies.

Small Business Leadership

When it comes to helping an organization prosper, business leadership is  the most significant characteristics. Robust business front-runners have the influence to stimulate their workforce’s to attain their objectives and maximize their efficiency. They also inspire innovation and a healthy work environment.

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Shiraz Siddique, consulting editor and founder of Leverage consulting

Business Magazine Canada

While simultaneously delivering record-setting sales results in various Sales Leadership roles, Shiraz Siddique has been actively training, consulting and delivering keynotes for more than 20 years in both the Academic and Corporate world. His passionate and innovative delivery style allows him to navigate past the reality that most people want to learn but do not enjoy the traditional process of learning. Through easy to apply techniques and strategies, he helps companies generate the types of results they have always felt they are capable of.

About Leverage Consulting

Frustrated after seeing poor ideas get adopted over far superior strategies, Leverage Consulting was founded on one question, “Why doesn’t the best idea always win?” That forced a flipside  question, “Why do my prospects consistently select us over the competition?”

Whether delivering group presentations or connecting 1:1, we work with Leaders, Salespeople and Entrepreneurs to grow their persuasion and influence. We guide our clients through the process of Calculating, Calibrating and Clearly Communicating their product, service or idea.

Organised by

CanadianSME Business Magazine

Business Magazine Canada

Canada Business Talks is organised by CanadianSME business magazine in association with Cisco, Lenovo and RBC.  Please visit for more information.


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What Our Clients Say


Andrew Graham, Borrowell

We really enjoyed taking part in the CanadianSME Awards. The evening itself was a great opportunity to spend time with members of the team, be inspired by other entrepreneurs and be recognized with an award.

Marshal Finch, sMedia

I am still young and on my path to success. I flew home to Regina Saskatchewan with a new invigorated passion for entrepreneurship. Focusing on my triple net ROI. Thanks for an inspiring evening.

Bassem Ghali, Green Lotus

I had a great time at the CanadianSME Awards ceremony, the event was well organized and well attended and I enjoyed the high profile speakers that
inspired the audience.

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