We are professional immigrants & business owners in Victoria B.C. committed to establishing multicultural incubators. Victoria Multicultural Business Connector (VMBC) has created a platform for Victoria’s immigrants to flourish their ideas into reality and help them to overcome obstacles. VMBC assists immigrants find their path to success.
Our next event is on January 17, 2019:
Speaker: Mr. Steve Bertrand
If I Can Do It, You Can Do It
Steve Bertrand was born in Edmonton and has been living in Victoria for the last 29 years. Born 3 months premature Causing Cerebral Palsy he has achieved a lot in this lifetime.
He played many different wheelchair sports; such as, basketball, rugby, tennis and curling. He has a diploma in Business Administration from Sprott-Shaw. He works full-time providing tech support for an online marketing and web-design company. He also has his own side business where he assesses businesses to help with accessibility. He does keynote presentations. He is a member of the Accessibility Working Group, through the City of Victoria. He races cars and practices the Martial Art Aikido.
He is going to share his story…”You Can Do It”
VMBC Networking events are open (but not limited) to:
- Business owners, entrepreneurs, investors, sponsors
- Volunteers, and people looking to gain Canadian experience.
- Engineers, architects, and technicians
- Doctors, Practitioners, Lawyers
- Advisors, Consultants
VMBC members will be enjoying the benefits to:
- Introduce and share ideas, products, expertise, and services
- Build a great and influential network
- Find partners, investors
- Easily overcome obstacles
The foreign exposure and operations in Victoria are constantly increasing, yet the common hardships such as local knowledge, networking, funds, etc. still prevail. VMBC aims to address the questions or concerns of foreigners, who are business owners or planning to establish their businesses.
Surrounded by volunteers, professionals, sponsors and investors from a variety of sectors, information and networks are constantly refreshed and available.
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