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Todd Hirsch is the Chief Economist of ATB Financial. For over 20 years, Todd has worked as an economist at numerous organizations including the Canadian Pacific Railway, the Canada West Foundation and the Bank of Canada. For almost a decade, Todd taught economics at the University of Calgary.
Director of Advancement at Medicine Hat College
Dr. Rob Stables was born and raised with purebred Black Angus in Rosetown, Saskatchewan. He was an active member in 4-H and enjoyed his time on the cattle show circuit. He entered the University of Saskatchewan College of Agriculture in 1989 and was accepted into Veterinary Medicine in 1992. After graduating with his DVM in 1996, he went to work at Davis-Rairdan Embryo Transplants in Crossfield, AB following his interest in genetics and reproductive technology. Click on the link for more info.
TCB is a team of Canadian designers & Trade Professionals with demonstrated expertise in manufacturing, customer designed equipment, maintenance and leading-edge technology ready to deploy in the harshest of climates. Bullet-proof equipment Taking Care of your Business!
Suzanne leads the Business Link Client Services team bringing experience from over 20 years in management consulting, working in the self-employment and org and people realms. At Business Link, her goal is to lead her team to client service excellence and to ensure every aspiring Alberta entrepreneur learns of Business Link’s great service offerings. Suzanne is passionate about business and loves guiding entrepreneurs through the sometimes tumultuous journey of launch and growth.
Sean has beenworking with Entrepreneurs and helping foster Economic Development in Southeast Alberta for over 14 years. In 2007 Sean took on the role of Manger of Community Futures Entre-Corp and in 2012 also took on the role of Manager of Community Futures Chinook in Taber. Sean has been a leader in the creation and development of The APEX Regional Innovation Network of Southeast Alberta. Sean holds a Bachelor of Business and a diploma in Human Resource Management.
Inphase was incorporated on September 20, 2006 by Lee Babranyi. For over 11 years Inphase has been building its business on client satisfaction. Our day-to-day operations are reliant on our customers choosing us over others to get the job done right and on time. We work with our clients, big and small, to get the job done to their expectations. Inphase employs a large number of exceptionally proficient and able tradesmen. Please click the link for more info.
In 2016, Terry Rachwalski joined Alberta Innovates as the Director, Regional Innovation in the Entrepreneurial Investments branch. Previously she was President of Front Porch Perspectives, a Canadian management-consulting firm providing business development and go-to-market plans for technology firms. Terry specializes in developing sales and marketing strategy and action plans for new product launches. Click the link to learn more about Terry.