FBA Member Appreciation & AGM

Date: September 18, 2019 5:30 pm

Everyone Welcome! Join us for our New Season Start-up No cost to attend – please register for catering purposes by Friday, September 13th: info@fbavancouverisland.ca   Event Menu Hosted by FBA’s Valued Sponsors Sparkling wine upon arrival! Truffled mushroom arancini; Mini beef wellington; Crab cakes; Basil marinated bocconcini & cherry tomato skewer; Whipped boursin stuffed p...

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Tom Deans Keynote – The Great Wealth Isn’t Coming…It’s already here

Date: October 9, 2019 5:30 pm

Inspirational & Thought Provoking An engaging talk on how inheritances are transforming lives, culture and Canada itself.   REGISTER NOW   Keynote Speaker, Dr. Tom Deans Intergenerational Wealth Expert Over the next 20 years, Canadians will have $1 trillion passed on to them as inheritance. Award-winning speaker and Globe and Mail bestselling author Dr. Tom Deans explains how this u...

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Protect your Legacy through Process Benchmarking, Gabriel Dhahan

Date: November 13, 2019 8:00 am

Fresh perspectives. Lasting results. Create your very own road map.   REGISTER NOW   Workshop Speaker, Gabriel Dhahan, Bellrock Benchmarking Gabriel Dhahan is a Manager at Bellrock Benchmarking Inc., a boutique management consulting firm. He has a wide breadth of experience working with family business clients in construction, food services, digital marketing, distribution, and more. He ...

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FBA Fireside Chat, Workplace Stress & Wellness, Jennifer Wilson

Date: December 12, 2019 5:30 pm

Workplace Stress & Wellness Chat Coming together to share ideas and learn.   REGISTER NOW   Facilitated by Jennifer Wilson Jennifer Wilson is the Managing Director for the Canada Homestay Network (CHN). She holds an MBA with a specialization in Leadership and is always looking for new opportunities to learn and grow. As a second-generation leader of CHN, Jennifer is passionate abou...

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Awards & Sponsor Recognition Ceremony

Date: February 12, 2020 5:30 pm

FBA  Awards Special Event Nominations Now Being Accepted For The Family Business Excellence Award & Young Entrepreneur Award 2020 Nominations will be accepted until October 11, 2019. To view news release, click here. To nominate a family business or young entrepreneur, (self-nominations are welcome), download a Word Document of the 2020 FBE Awards Nomination Form, click here. Award Recipient...

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Competitive Disruption, your Next Level of Success, Sean Bacon

Date: April 16, 2020 5:30 pm

Pushing your business past complacency. Sean Bacon, CD, Dynamic Shift Consulting Inc. Sean is a Canadian Armed Forces veteran who served 12 years as a Paratrooper and as an Instructor at the Canadian Forces Military Police Academy. During that time Sean developed a system of training to psychologically and physically prepare both soldiers and police to survive and thrive in some of the worst situa...

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Family Business Labour Markets, Panel Discussion

Date: May 14, 2020 6:00 pm

Opportunities & Challenges Align your family business with hiring successes.   Meet our Panelists & Facilitator A Panel of Four Will Guide You Family Business Panelists Kylie Black, VP Consumer Goods, Capital Iron Stewart Story, Owner, Story Construction They will talk about their struggles attracting and retaining talent – what they are doing to overcome the challenges posed by ...

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Year-end Celebration, Cider & Spirit Tastings at Merridale in the City

Date: June 4, 2020 5:30 pm

FBA Year-End Social: Celebrating the Role of Family Business in the Economy Merridale in the City ~ Cider & Spirit Tasting, Terrific Food! A peek behind the scenes of Merridale’s new grain-based brewery and distillery. For info about the new location, click here.   Everyone Welcome! All Tickets $20 (plus GST) ***Food, Cider & Spirit Tasting included in Ticket Price***   WATCH ...

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