Join Startup YHZ at the Centre for Entrepreneurship Education and Development (CEED) for November’s YHZ Meetup. Meet like-minded individuals who are passionate about growing their business ideas and learn more about available resources for startups.

For this meetup we will learn more about The Culture Link, a dedicated space to transform the interaction of art and commerce by building inclusive facilities where work, play and collaboration combine. Founders Marc Almon, Sarah Riley, Rob Power, and Devin Casario will share their vision for creating a vibrant and interactive creative hub in downtown Halifax.

Refreshments will be provided by our event sponsor, Centre for Entrepreneurship Education and Development.

About Marc Almon
Founder of Culture Link CIC and co-founder of Screen Nova Scotia, Marc has utilized his experience in government relations and organizing communities to champion The Link. Named one of the Next Gen: Twenty Young Stars on the Rise in Canada by the Hollywood Reporter, Marc Almon is a cultural entrepreneur whose mission is to champion artists who seek to engage and inspire audiences around the world.

About Sarah Riley
Co-founder and director of strategy at R&G, Sarah focuses on driving consumer engagement for sustainable organizations. A brand and communications strategist with a decade of professional experience spanning Toronto and Halifax, Sarah’s multifaceted background has led her to executive roles at the intersection of business development, marketing, and brand planning.

About Rob Power
Rob Power, CPA, CMA, has over 25 years of experience in the media industry in Canada, having worked in music recording, film and television production and broadcast news. He has worked for CBC, Salter Street Films, Alliance Atlantis, DHX media, and has operated several media industry companies including PowerPost Ltd. Rob was a founding member of The Nova Scotia Motion Pictures Industry Association and has sat on advisory boards to the Atlantic Filmmakers Co-op and the Nova Scotia Community College Screen Industries Program.

About Devin Casario
Devin Casario is an award-winning musician and filmmaker living in Halifax, Nova Scotia. He has twenty years experience in Events Management and Arts Administration, including Music PEI, Atlantic International Film Festival, 2015 Canada Winter Games, and Culture Link CIC.

Wednesday, November 7, 2018
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
7071 Bayers Rd #225​​​​​​​, Halifax

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