Event description

With 41 percent of Canadian exports being shipped by small and medium-sized enterprises, and our three largest trading partners — the United States, China and the United Kingdom —undergoing some level of turmoil, the third season of Before the Bellkicked off with a panel of experts and stakeholders to look at the issues that Canadian small businesses face as they seek to expand into global markets.

Read Dale Smith’s full recap of the event here or watch the show below:


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Corinne Pohlmann

  • SVP, National Affairs and Partnerships, Canadian Federation for Independent Business

Tabatha Bull

  • Chief Operating Officer, Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business

Amy Karam

  • Global Competitive Strategist, Karam Consulting