IGNITE®WBE Canada Presentations

IGNITE® WBE Canada Presentations
Presented by BDC

Introductions by Laura Didyk (BDC):

5 #WBECanadacertified Presenters will each share 5 minute/20 slides in IGNITE format:

  • Why mentoring can change your life and someone else’s! – Anita Agrawal (Best Bargains)
  • Re-igniting the Desire to Return to Business After Critical Illness – Patricia Muir (Maestro Quality Inc.)
  • Building with Confidence and Blooming with Passion – Joyce Usher-Mesiano (National Brokers Insurance Services Inc.)
  • The perfect blend: wine and business – Marte Belisle (SommEvents)
  • Work Life Integration – Michelle Bailey (Blazing, the agency)


IGNITE®WBE finalists will present their 5-minute pitches including slide presentations to the audience. These presentations will have been preselected from all submissions by our judges.

OUTCOME: See how this dynamic approach to sharing knowledge and passion about a new idea, successful project or program takes your pitch to a whole new level.

Each presentation will be taped individually for sharing after the event on ignitetalks.iowbecanada.org, etc.