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Starting a Business in Manitoba: E-Commerce Focused

October 14, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm


This webinar is part of the E-Commerce Series presented under the Roots & Recovery Program and brought to you in partnership with Tech Manitoba.

Presenters: Nicole Fontaine, World Trade Centre Winnipeg

This webinar covers the basic requirements you need to consider when starting your e-commerce focused business in Manitoba. Attendees will navigate available resources and services that are there to help them succeed as an entrepreneur.

Attendees will learn:
1. Types of business organisations (e.i., home based business) and legal considerations
2. Name registration, taxation, licensing requirements
3. E-commerce related considerations
4. Financing options and more

Nicole Fontaine is the Liaison Officer at the World Trade Centre Winnipeg. She brings over 30 years of experience in helping to connect Manitobans with local business resources and opportunities with the goal of seeing them success professionally. Nicole owned and operated a family Child Care Centre for over 9 years and then coached non-profit organisations to set up their Early Learning and Child Care facilities in their communities.

She has a passion for networking and team building. Nicole holds a Bachelor of Arts with a major in Psychology and Sociology and a minor in Political Sciences from the Université de Saint-Boniface. She also holds a Public Administration certificate from Red River College. Nicole also serves on the Economic Developers Association of Manitoba board of directors and is active with French Toast, a Toastmaster International Club.

We will send you a confirmation email with the link to join the seminar online. Online registration will close at the start of the event. To register past this deadline, contact us at 204.253.4888 or 800 665 2019.


October 14, 2020
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Event Category:


WTC Winnipeg