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Entrepreneurs @ Economic Summit

Just when you thought things were starting to get easy,  Sybil Verch , entrepreneur mentor on the exciting new business reality show, ‘The Hard Way’ joins an already stellar group lead by Douglas magazine Managing Editor, Kerry Slavens.

Sybil Verch , Branch Manager, VP Private Client Group & Investment Advisor at Raymond James Ltd. Sybil has been recognized as one of Vancouver Island’s Top 40 Under 40 for her success in the financial services industry.

Alex Glassey , Founder, StratPad–the highest-rated strategy and business planning app on Aplle’s app store and as one of Forbes’ top 10 mobile apps for business in 2013. 

Daniela Cubelic , Owner, internationally acclaimed Silk Road in Victoria’s historic Chinatown. Daniela has turned tea into a trend-setting beverage with multiple product extensions, including 100-percent-natural bodycare products, cocktails, and more. 

Paul Underhill , Founder and Owner of Groove Nutrition, earned national attention as the maker of the nutritional drink Rumble–a tasty, all-natural sustaining drink, powered by organic ingredients. Rumble is available in major groceries stores receiving kudos from athletes and foodies. 

Kerry Slavens , Managing Editor, Douglas magazine, pursues stories about business innovation and issues affecting Island entrepreneurs. Kerry was on the entrepreneurial frontlines as co-owner of Artemis PR & Design for 14 years prior to returning to magazine publishing. 

The 7th annual ‘State of the Island’  Economic Summitnext Tuesday and Wednesday, October 29/30 is only a week away!   Register NOW . 
AND, anyone who registers for the Economic Summit can participate in the October 28 Social Media BootCamp for only $49 (regular price $99). This full day of Social Media education features Steve Dotto, and other leading speakers in the social media field and is geared for everyone in the business or non-profit sector who wants to learn more about using social media to expand your marketing reach and build an online audience. 
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