CAFE CAFE Canada Zend_Feed_Writer 1.6.1 ( Announcing the 2015 CAFE Family Business Symposium Speaker Line-Up! Join us on May 20, 21 & 22, 2015 at the Westin Harbour Castle, Toronto for Canada's only family business conference and take advantage of this unique opportunity to focus on your family's health and education for 2½ days. Connect with your family and family businesses from across Canada to share experiences and learn from the top practitioners and educators in the fields of succession/transition planning, next generation leadership development, family dynamics and communications. This is your chance to immerse yourself in the CAFE family business community to learn how to succeed!

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COMING IN THE NEW YEAR: Comprehensive online education for business families and professional advisors... For years members have been telling us you're too busy to attend many CAFE events but you want more family business-specific education and knowledge - well, CAFE is listening! We are excited to announce that CAFE has entered into a long term partnership with the Business Families Foundation to provide CAFE members with access to their complete suite of online family business education courses and video case histories covering critical issues such as business family governance, transition planning, communication and conflict management, and next generation development.

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Save the Date for CAFE's 2015 Family Business Symposium! May 20-22, 2015 at the landmark downtown Toronto hotel, Westin Harbour Castle
Friends and families of CAFE,  save the date and plan to join us at our annual conference, the ultimate gathering of family enterprise in Canada! CAFE's 2015 Family Business Symposium will consist of 2 ½ days of keynote presentations and interactive workshops delivered by industry experts.

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Chance to win a $200 VISA gift card and a collection of popular family business books! We invite business families to take 10 minutes to complete a Family Business Survey so we can gain insights on how we might improve our programs and services to meet your needs. Thank you in advance for helping guide the future of CAFE!

Thu, 26 Jun 2014 15:36:59 -0400 0
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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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 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

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