• November 4, 2015
    7:30 am - 12:00 pm

    Roy Johnston TDS (the Brandon office of Thompson Dorfman Sweatman LLP (‘TDS’)) and Acumen Corporate Development Inc. (‘Acumen’) are holding a half-day summit for companies that want to learn strategies to accelerate growth and enhance the intrinsic value of their businesses.
     
    Date and Time: Wednesday, November 4th from 7:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Victoria Inn, 3550 Victoria Ave, Brandon.
     
    Cost:  $45 per person. Space is limited, so please register early to book your spot at this seminar. 
     
    Who Should Attend?
     
    Businesses looking to:

    • strategically grow
    • increase the inherent value of their assets and mitigate risk
    • prepare for future growth

    Topics Covered:

    • Planning for strategic growth
    • Debt financing and raising capital to fund growth
    • Enhancing the value of your intellectual property
    • Tax planning and optimal business structuring to create additional value
    • Entering new markets

    Following the seminar, lunch will be served from 12:00 – 1:00 p.m. This will be an opportunity to speak with the presenters, and network with other attendees.

    To register for the event, please click here

    Agenda

    7:30 a.m. Registration and coffee
     
    8:00 a.m. – 8:15 a.m. Welcome and Opening Remarks, Introductions (Paul Roy, Managing Partner of Roy Johnston TDS)
     
    8:15 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Strategic Growth (Anita Wortzman, CEO of Acumen)
    Planning for strategic growth
    Debt financing and raising capital to fund growth
    Includes Case Study and Q&A
     
    9:00 a.m.– 9:15 a.m. Break
     
    9:15 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. Tax Planning to Realize Additional Value (Leilani Kagan, Tax Partner, TDS Law)
    Tax planning and optimal business structuring to create additional value
    Includes Case Study and Q&A
     
    10:00 a.m. – 10:45 a.m. Enhancing Value of Your Intellectual Property (Silvia de Sousa, IP Partner, TDS Law)
    Intellectual property audit
    Includes Case Study and Q&A
     
    10:45 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Break
     
    11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Entering New Markets (Doug Forbes, Mergers and Acquisitions Partner, TDS Law)
    Includes Case Study and Q&A
     
    11:45 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Closing Remarks (Paul Roy, Managing Partner, Roy Johnston TDS)
     
    12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Lunch