GEW - Trailblazer EN-1Global Entrepreneurship Week starts in three weeks and ‘Do It In Durham’ has already been awarded the Trailblazer 2015 High Impact Partner.

With over 50 events being held in Durham Region, BACD (Business Advisory Centre Durham), the leading organizer of this initiative has been rated the number one top partner in Canada. http://www.gew.co/countries/canada

Teresa Shaver, Executive Director had been asked to contribute to Global Entrepreneurship Week Canada’s website by writing a blog about Do It In Durham, how it started and why.

“It is a great honour to be considered to write a blog for GEW Canada”, said Teresa. “This is the fourth year for ‘Do It In Durham’ and it gets bigger and better each year with more collaborators in the region. The Region of Durham is primed for business creation and growth.¬†Our Region has great supports in the entrepreneurial programs that are run, our Universities and Colleges have the FastStart Program and we have a Small Business Enterprise Centre (BACD) and a Research & Innovation Centre (Spark Centre)”.

Read the full artlice: DIID GEW Article-Oct2015