CAFE CAFE Canada Zend_Feed_Writer 1.6.1 (http://framework.zend.com) http://www.cafecanada.ca/ Capital Iron goes from 'scrap heap' to 'top of the heap' winning the Family Enterprise of the Year Achievement Award OAKVILLE, April 3, 2014 - The Canadian Association of Family Enterprise (CAFE) today announced that Capital Iron of Victoria, British Columbia, was selected to receive the prestigious Family Enterprise of the Year Achievement Award (FEYA) for 2014 at a spectacular gala dinner to be held at the Westin Bayshore Resort & Hotel in Vancouver on May 22, 2014. The national award is given annually by CAFE to recognize and promote the achievements of Canadian family businesses and the vital contribution they make to their local communities and Canada's economy.

]]>
Thu, 03 Apr 2014 09:10:37 -0400 http://www.cafecanada.ca/cell/article/default/id/1899 http://www.cafecanada.ca/cell/article/default/id/1899 0
Call for Nominations to the CAFE Board The CAFE Governance Committee is seeking two qualified individuals to serve as volunteer Directors on the CAFE national board. One director will serve as a Director at Large, the other as Director, Pacific Region liaising with CAFE chapters in British Columbia (note that this director must be a CAFE Family Member in good standing from a CAFE chapter in BC).

]]>
Tue, 18 Mar 2014 15:24:22 -0400 http://www.cafecanada.ca/cell/article/default/id/1876 http://www.cafecanada.ca/cell/article/default/id/1876 0
Connect with leaders of family business CAFE is embarking on an aggressive new strategic plan focused on expanding our community of business families and delivering more and better events, programs, and services to enhance value for membership.

]]>
Tue, 25 Feb 2014 13:38:37 -0500 http://www.cafecanada.ca/cell/article/default/id/1259 http://www.cafecanada.ca/cell/article/default/id/1259 0
Notice of CAFE Canada 2013 AGM If you will not be participating in the AGM teleconference, we ask that members please take a moment to complete and return this AGM Proxy by February 6, 2014.

]]>
Mon, 03 Feb 2014 12:26:45 -0500 http://www.cafecanada.ca/cell/article/default/id/1843 http://www.cafecanada.ca/cell/article/default/id/1843 0
REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS: 2014 Family Business Symposium┬« Keynote & Workshop Presentations The Canadian Association of Family Enterprise (CAFE) is now accepting proposals for keynote and workshop presentations for our biennial national conference, the Family Business Symposium®.

]]>
Tue, 13 Aug 2013 13:40:47 -0400 http://www.cafecanada.ca/cell/article/default/id/1458 http://www.cafecanada.ca/cell/article/default/id/1458 0
Archway Insurance Receives Family Enterprise of the Year Achievement Award Toronto, June 11, 2013 - Archway Insurance of Amherst, Nova Scotia, was the proud recipient of the prestigious Family Enterprise of the Year Achievement Award (FEYA) for 2013 presented by the Canadian Association of Family Enterprise (CAFE) at a well-attended gala dinner held at the Sheraton Toronto Hotel & Conference Centre in Toronto on Saturday evening.

]]>
Tue, 11 Jun 2013 14:59:11 -0400 http://www.cafecanada.ca/cell/article/default/id/1450 http://www.cafecanada.ca/cell/article/default/id/1450 0
CAFE and CMC-Canada announce cooperative alliance to assist business families Toronto, April 24, 2013 - The Canadian Association of Management Consultants (CMC-Canada) and the Canadian Association of Family Enterprise (CAFE) announced today the formation of a cooperative alliance designed to increase awareness of the two associations, and facilitate the sharing of educational and professional development opportunities offered by both organizations.

]]>
Tue, 11 Jun 2013 14:46:32 -0400 http://www.cafecanada.ca/cell/article/default/id/1423 http://www.cafecanada.ca/cell/article/default/id/1423 0
Family businesses to be honoured OAKVILLE, ON, April 16, 2013 /CNW/ - Three Canadian family businesses have been nominated for the prestigious Family Enterprise of the Year Achievement Award (FEYA) to be awarded by the Canadian Association of Family Enterprise (CAFE) at a gala celebration on Saturday, June 8th in Toronto.

]]>
Tue, 16 Apr 2013 14:34:59 -0400 http://www.cafecanada.ca/cell/article/default/id/1416 http://www.cafecanada.ca/cell/article/default/id/1416 0
Introducing CAFE's 2013 National FEYA Award Finalists... Canyon Plumbing & Heating Ltd.

Dempsey Corporation

Archway Insurance

]]>
Mon, 15 Apr 2013 14:56:10 -0400 http://www.cafecanada.ca/cell/article/default/id/1413 http://www.cafecanada.ca/cell/article/default/id/1413 0
RFP - Personal Advisory Group (PAG) Handbook Revision Overview:

The Canadian Association of Family Enterprise (CAFE) is dedicated to the ongoing development and improvement of the CAFE Personal Advisory Group (PAG) program and to delivering the best possible experience to CAFE members participating in a PAG. A cornerstone of the PAG program is the CAFE PAG Handbook, which articulates how to effectively organize, manage and run a Personal Advisory Group. CAFE invites proposals from qualified parties for the revision and improvement of the PAG Handbook and related support materials.

]]>
Wed, 28 Nov 2012 11:42:55 -0500 http://www.cafecanada.ca/cell/article/default/id/1282 http://www.cafecanada.ca/cell/article/default/id/1282 0
Small Businesses Need Family Planning...The Succession Kind Click here to listen to audio file.
Allen Taylor interviewed by Marcia Young, The World This Weekend, CBC Radio, October 20, 2012

]]>
Fri, 09 Nov 2012 10:35:09 -0500 http://www.cafecanada.ca/cell/article/default/id/1264 http://www.cafecanada.ca/cell/article/default/id/1264 0
CAFE & The Globe and Mail Family Business Report OAKVILLE, ON, August 29, 2012 - The Canadian Association of Family Enterprise (CAFE) is pleased to announce a joint venture with The Globe and Mail newspaper to produce a series of special reports exploring and promoting the unique and complex nature of family-run businesses in Canada.

]]>
Thu, 30 Aug 2012 15:55:19 -0400 http://www.cafecanada.ca/cell/article/default/id/1133 http://www.cafecanada.ca/cell/article/default/id/1133 0
Halifax Seed Company Receives Family Enterprise of the Year Achievement Award

OAKVILLE, ON, May 29, 2012 - The Halifax Seed Company of Halifax, Nova Scotia, was the proud recipient of the Family Enterprise of the Year Achievement award (FEYA) for 2012 presented by the Canadian Association of Family Enterprise (CAFE) at a well-attended gala dinner held at the Chateau Laurier Hotel in Ottawa Friday evening.

]]>
Tue, 12 Mar 2013 12:15:15 -0400 http://www.cafecanada.ca/cell/article/default/id/992 http://www.cafecanada.ca/cell/article/default/id/992 0
The future of family business in Canada TORONTO, May 24, 2012 /CNW/ - Almost half of Canada's family businesses expect to see an intergenerational transfer of management and/or ownership within the next five years. Yet, over 80 percent have no formal plans in place to manage the family dynamics of the business, intergenerational wealth, and help prepare future generations to continue the family business legacy, finds a new KPMG Enterprise™ report. The report: Family Ties - Canadian Business in the Family Way, developed in cooperation with the Canadian Association of Family Enterprise (CAFE), sheds light on the opportunities and challenges facing Canadian business families and what it takes to build a successful family business today and prepare for the future.

]]>
Fri, 20 Jul 2012 11:06:26 -0400 http://www.cafecanada.ca/cell/article/default/id/1025 http://www.cafecanada.ca/cell/article/default/id/1025 0
Canadian Family Businesses to be Honoured OAKVILLE, ON, May 1, 2012 /CNW/ - Three Canadian family businesses have been nominated for the Family Enterprise of the Year Achievement Award (FEYA) to be awarded by the Canadian Association of Family Enterprise (CAFE) at a gala celebration on May 25th at the Château Laurier in Ottawa.

]]>
Tue, 01 May 2012 12:23:53 -0400 http://www.cafecanada.ca/cell/article/default/id/972 http://www.cafecanada.ca/cell/article/default/id/972 0