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School of Fashion & Jewellery #WhyNotMe and Speed Mentoring

November 19, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

GEW SoF #WhyNotMe

Time: 12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m., Tuesday November 19, 2019

Venue: Career Services Centre, George Brown College Casa Loma Campus, Room C317, 160 Kendal Avenue, Toronto, Ontario M5R 1M3

Come listen to 4 amazing George Brown College alumni entrepreneurs and learn about the journey they each took to become entrepreneurs and the founders of their own companies.

#WhyNotMe Moderator: Neal Lilliott

Luis PadillaSupramorphous

Sarah DougallMade You Look 

Lilia CostaBrazil Heels

Betsy CamposUNIKA Swim

This will be followed by a speed networking session that will give you the opportunity to spend 15-minutes plus Q&A with a mentor advisor to George Brown College as they share with you some important tips and suggestions for you to investigate the creation of your business.  The subjects covered are as follows…

Sourcing Fabrics Overseas – Adila Cokar, Source My Garment

City of Toronto Entrepreneur Support Services – Karen Keskull, Enterprise Toronto

ABC to Branding – Jillian ButlerGeorge Brown College Research & Innovation

Research Resources to Ensure Product Validation – Andrea Hall, Learning Commons

Raising Finance – Sarafina Bonsu-Akoto, Futurpreneur



George Brown College – Casa Loma campus
160 Kendal Avenue
Toronto, ON M5R 1M3 Canada
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