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Canada’s 150th is a good time to be celebrating Canada’s start up entrepreneurs who represent our future. @Startup_Canada - See 16 winners
January 20th, 2017

Just before the Christmas break, Startup Canada celebrated the winners of the 3rd annual Startup Canada Awards at 5 regional ceremonies before naming 16 amazing national winners at a red carpet ceremony in Toronto in December. 

Meet the winners here, http://startupaward.ca/2016-winners/ and click this link to see photos from the national ceremonies!https://www.flickr.com/photos/startupcanada/sets/72157677244167116

The publication BizNet reported, “…it was impressive display of new business ideas from a wide variety of disciplines that left us in no doubt that creativity and hard work is alive and well in Canada. Speeches of support from many talented Canadians, including one of Canada’s best known entrepreneurs, Frank O’Dea, the former homeless man who is a founder of the Second Cup chain of coffee stores and a renowned humanitarian.”


A speech by Frank O'Dea will be a highlight of your event.


Frank's inspiring story is retold in his best-selling memoir "When All You Have is Hope", available in bookstores and online. Buy a copy for someone who is important to you.

See and hear excerpts of speeches by Frank O'Dea