4:00 PM16:00

Networking Event: Small Business Legal, Finance and Regulations - What You Don’t Know Could Hurt You


Is your business doing all the right things? How do you know that you are following all the rules and regulations that you should be? There are so many things you need to worry about in business that could cause you problems and it is hard to deal with the legal, financial and regulatory issues when you are spending most of your time trying to increase revenues and operate your company. Come hear our panel of experts share tips and advice on how to manage these risks from start-up to growing companies.


Jennifer Schab , Business Development Consultant at PEO Canada - Western Canada

Born and raised in Winnipeg, Jennifer moved to Calgary in 2006 shortly after graduating from Red River Collegiate with a Business Degree. Beginning her career in Business Development she was hired on with Great Northern Data Co. after which she then moved to RBC Insurance where she worked closely with Wealth Advisors across Alberta to educate them on Disability, Critical Illness and Long Term Care policies. After stepping away from work for 2 years due to an illness, she learned the value and power of Nutraceuticals and wanted to pass on her message. She was able to land a position with the world leader in the field Metagenics Canada. After 5 years with Metagenics, Jennifer decided that travelling for work was not an option any longer as she wanted to spend more time with her family; she landed her role with PEO Canada.

Nataya Stephens, Relationship Manager at ATB Financial

Nataya joined ATB in the summer of 2015 and started out in the Business & Agriculture sector.  Since then she has held progressively increasing positions of influence and responsibility across both rural and urban markets within Alberta. She was also cross trained to become a Google Product Expert to help ATB's company wide transition to G Suite. Currently, she is a Relationship Manager with a focus on small to medium sized business across various stages from startup to mature markets and various industries. Specifically, she works with entrepreneurs on financing, reviewing/creating projections and strategic planning in an effort to assist clients in the future growth of their businesses.  

 Outside of work you can find Nataya swimming, biking and running as she is currently training for a half Ironman.  She is an active volunteer in the community with a focus on minority populations and youth with disabilities. She loves to travel the globe and experiencing new cultures.

William Van Horne, President at Socium Law

Will Van Horne has over 15 years of experience gained at Canada's leading law firms, advising clients on corporate law matters including governance, corporate finance and mergers and acquisitions.  Will is the founder of Socium Law, whose mission is to provide top-tier legal advice to entrepreneurs as they build and grow their organizations.


Are you an entrepreneur looking to connect with like-minded professionals in Calgary? If so, this networking event is perfect for you! You will have the opportunity to meet many entrepreneurial professionals as well as listen and interact during our panel discussion with other professionals, business owners and consultants.


Filming and Photography may take place, please read our Notice for Filming and Photography for further information.

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