Credit Canada Debt Solutions Inc. (formerly known as Credit Canada) in conjunction with Capital One, our Platinum Sponsor, host the Credit Education Week Canada event every year. As many of you know, the week features financial literacy activities across the nation focusing on raising awareness and educating Canadians on money issues and challenges.
The event officially kicks off with the launch of its Professional Development Day on November 13. The ‘FREE’ launch will surely benefit professionals, front line service providers and community members as the speakers share their knowledge and skills with you in the areas of government resources, services and tools.
Our 6th year dinner gala is to celebrate our closing of this year’s CEWC. The Gala at the Royal York Hotel on November 15 is our industry’s premier social and networking event, attracting senior leaders and forward-thinking visionaries from all sides of the financial and banking sectors, including major banks, credit counselling agencies, collection agencies, Trustees in Bankruptcy, creditors and others. The cost to attend is $155.00 per person which includes appetizers, dinner and our guest speaker is David Chilton, author of The Wealthy Barber and Judge on CBC’s Dragons’ Den Show.
Here are the details:
Credit Education Week Canada Professional Development Day/Launch
Date: Tuesday, November 13th
Location: YMCA Downtown Toronto
20 Grosvenor St. Toronto, ON M4Y 2V5
To register email: Launch@CreditCanada.com
Call: Elena Jara 416 228-2535
Time: 8:30 am – 3pm
Light Breakfast and Lunch Provided
Attendees- Front Line Service providers, New Immigrants, Community and Media
Morning Key note Speaker:
• Bruce Sellery – Host of Million Dollar Neighbourhood on OWN
Patricia Lovett-Reid –CTV Host
Sun Life Representative
Jack Steinman- the Office of the Superintendent of Bankruptcy (“OSB”)
John Stapleton – Open Policy Ontario is the social policy consultancy of John Stapleton
This professional development day provides the opportunity for all Professionals, Front Line Service Providers and community members to build capacity by acquiring knowledge and developing their skills in the area of government resources, services and tools.
During the professional development day participants will get to:
• Hear the experts explain the services and products that their agencies provide
• Take a close look at the value offered by the government agencies
• Gain awareness of existing services and increase your clients’
Knowledge on how they can advocate for themselves
• Opportunity to ask the experts questions
• Network with people from all areas of private and public sector
Gala Dinner 2012 – Thursday, November 15, 2012
Royal York Hotel
100 Front St. W.
5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
6:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Highly-sought speaker, David Chilton, author of Canada’s all-time best-selling personal finance book, The Wealthy Barber, as well as his sequel, The Wealthy Barber Returns, and co-star of CBC’s reality show, Dragons’ Den is guaranteed to give an engaging and humorous take on the intertwining of finances and life and everything in-between.
We look forward to seeing you at this memorable event.