Up-close & Personal Interaction with Kirk Simpson
Co-Founder, CEO at Wave
In 2010, Kirk Simpson co-founded Wave, and has since guided the company to 400,000 active small businesses registered, 260+ people on the Wave team, and over $100 million in funding raised from investors around the world. Wave was acquired in June 2019 by H&R Block for over $537M – the 7th largest tech exit in Canada since 2001. Under Kirk, Wave has won numerous awards for leadership, culture, and innovation, including the Deloitte Fast 50, the KPMG Fintech 100, Waterstone Canada’s Most Admired CEO, and Great Place to Work Canada. In addition, Kirk has served as advisor to the Next 36, and provides mentorship to young entrepreneurs and startup visionaries.
Venue: Metro Toronto Convention Centre, Lower Level 100, Room 104 CD.
Timings: 5 PM to 7:30 PM
Canada Business Talks
Canada Business Talks is a new concept focused on bringing influential people into the business world so they can share their thoughts and learn from one another. Business experts, tycoons, industry leaders and entrepreneurs will take part in sharing their ideas, learning from one another and take part in brainstorming sessions. The main goal of Canada Business Talks is to create a platform where entrepreneurs can meet and collaborate with business gurus and experts to exchange their knowledge and get coaching along with guidelines and advice on how to grow their business and take it to the next level. Canada Business Talks will also be conducting seminars and workshops hosted by experts in their fields so entrepreneurs can leverage all the tools necessary in order to be successful when it comes to managing their business.
Who should attend?
Canada Business Talks is geared towards people who have a vision to change the business world. That includes business students, business owners, entrepreneurs and people who are looking for expert advice in all areas that involve running a successful company. The Business Talks targets organizations that support the expansion of businesses and are looking to connect with business owners who also want to and grow and globalize their business. Canada Business Talks is the right place where individuals can access all the information they need in today’s changing business world.
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