November 13, 2014: Building Sustainable Partnerships Between Business and Nonprofits, Toronto, Canada

A full house at the University of Toronto Faculty Club heard a collection of leading experts, from various professional disciplines, explore the critical issue of 'Building Sustainable Partnerships Between Business and Nonprofits'.

Assembled by the enabling ideas® Community of experts:

Thomas Ulbrich, Assistant Dean and Executive Director, University at Buffalo, School of Management, Center for Entrpreneurial Leadership -
Keeping up with the pace of change: entrepreneurial thinking for nonprofits

Brad Offman, Founder and Principal Spire Philanthropy -
Relationships that Pay: factors for collaboration

Laura Sellors, President, Crescent Group -
Brand Strategy & Social marketing: a powerful intersection

Blair Severn, President and Managing Partner, Azure Corporation -
How did they do it: case studies in corporate/nonprofit collaborations




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November 13, 2014: Building Sustainable Partnerships Between Business and Nonprofits, Toronto, Canada

Thomas R. Ulbrich, Assistant Dean and Executive Director, University at Buffalo School of Management Center for Entrepreneurial Leadership

Brad Offman, Founder and Principal, Spire Philanthropy

Laura Sellors, President, c ( group

Blair Severn, President and Managing Partner, Azure Corporation
Enabling ideas® is hosting their first in a series of Thought Leadership speaker events. As with all enabling ideas® activities, the event is designed to perpetuate the enabling ideas® Community of experts philosphy of exploring and engaging business ideas, opportunities and issues from varying and multiple perspectives of different professional disciplines, to a better outcome.

The four keynote speakers, Thomas R. Ulbrich an expert in entrepreneurship, Brad Offman an expert in corporate philanthropy, Laura Sellors an expert in strategic communications for non-profits, and Blair Severn an expert in business and financial strategy will explore a multi-dimensional outlook on business and non-profit organizations collaborating for greater social good. This speaking series is exclusive to enabling ideas® Members and their invited guests.





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April 25, 2013: Retail Advertising & Marketing Symposium, Toronto, Canada

Steve Acland, President of Geomedia, is Chairman of the Retail Advertising and Marketing Symposium

Blair Severn, President and Managing Partner of Azure Corporation, is Co-Chairman
Presented by Retail Advertising and Marketing Canada, in partnership with the Retail Council of Canada, the RAC 2013 Symposium is the definitive forum for retail marketers to engage with industry thought leaders and discuss the hottest issues impacting marketing and advertising in the Canadian Retail Sector today.

The 2013 symposium will be held April 25 in Toronto Canada at the International Centre.

For more information visit http://www.racsymposium.ca







November 6, 2012: CMA B2B Conference, Toronto, Canada

Richard Hill Vice-President & Practice Lead Marketing
Automation, Quarry presents:

Full-Funnel Nurturing: Real World Examples Top-to-Bottom Success
Richard Hill is resident Marketing Automation advocate at Quarry and will be speaking at this year's Canadian Marketing Association B2B Conference in November. His presentation, Full-Funnel Nurturing: Real World Examples of Top-to-Bottom Success, will locate different nurturing campaigns types, share blueprint examples from several successful B2B campaigns, as well as provide guidance on how to ensure your campaign assets are mobile-friendly.

For more information, visit www.the-cma.org/education-events/b2b-conference/agenda