What’s in store for the 2021 #TrueNorth Business Development Forum?

Posted on December 15, 2020

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Posted By Kendall Robertson

Kendall Robertson // Prince George Chamber of Commerce

The Prince George Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce the return of the #TrueNorth Business Development Forum on January 25th, 2021! The event is once again sponsored by LNG Canada. #TrueNorth focuses on providing tools to build a strong and prosperous Northern BC. Given the challenges experienced in 2020, this coming event may be the most important to date! This year’s theme is “Leadership through Recovery”.

What to Expect

This year, the #TrueNorth Business Development Forum will take place virtually from 8:30 a.m. until 12:30 p.m.  Keynote speakers include David Irvine (a #TrueNorth alum) and Ally Stone, who will present a new program built around the challenges of the pandemic, recovery, team engagement, and personal growth.  Additionally, a panel discussion will feature a number of women in leadership roles and will be moderated by Prince George entrepreneur and mentor, Shauna Harper. Presenters are being added regularly, with unique panels, Q&A sessions and tremendous learning opportunities!

How to Register

Tickets for #TrueNorth are already on sale on the Prince George Chamber of Commerce website! Tickets for members cost $25 while tickets for non-members cost $55. Special pricing exists for all Chambers of Commerce in British Columbia and those in the Women’s Enterprise Network. For help registering, email admin@pgchamber.bc.ca.

About the author: After completing a Broadcast News diploma at SAIT in Calgary, Kendall worked in a small TV newsroom in Dawson Creek. She was delighted to move home in 2017 to work at the local TV news station, where she reported on a variety of stories that affect northern residents, anchored the evening program, and produced an hour-long documentary about the history and growth of Prince George called “This Place We Call Home.” Kendall is a huge supporter of all things local and enjoys working with business professionals in her role at the Chamber of Commerce.