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High Growth Retreat

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Our High Growth Retreat is a Pan Atlantic gathering of high growth business owners and leaders. At this retreat, you will make valuable connections, learn how to manage the risks and rewards of business growth and improve your marketing strategy using digital analytics. 

Sunday, October 20 - Tuesday, October 22, 2019 
Fox Harb'r Resort
Wallace, Nova Scotia

2019 Speakers

DR. SARA RODRIGUES, PhD 
Sr. Research & Policy Analyst, Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA) 

Sara will discuss findings, key takeaways and recommendations as the primary author of the BDC and CMHA “Going it alone” report on the mental health and well-being of entrepreneurs.

JORDAN FRIESEN
National Director, Workplace Mental Health, CMHA (Toronto)

Jordan will lead an interactive workshop on workplace mental health where participants will learn about workplace culture, how to support themselves and their employees. He will discuss the Canadian standards for the determinants of health and best practices for a healthy workplace with a focus on implementing recommendations from the “Going it Alone” report.

MAUREEN MCKENNA

Management Consultant & Facilitator, Appreciative Inquiry leader

LOUISA JEWELL
Canadian Positive Psychology Association Founder, Author

Maureen and Louisa will lead a highly interactive and experiential workshop where participants will learn the latest science-backed tools to reduce stress, build resilience and increase well-being for leaders in the room and their employees. The appreciative inquiry format will be used to bring out the wisdom and strengths in the room. 

KATRINA TURNBOW
Founder/CEO of Kanopi Social Digital Marketing, Google Digital Coach 

Katrina will coach participants on how to drive revenue through capitalizing on opportunities to promote products and services through the strategic use of digital channels, tracking results and using analytics to measure return on investment.

STEPHANIE LUMMIS 
Digital User Experience Expert (Halifax) 

Stephanie will guide participants through defining their target customer persona and how to conduct a user experience audit of their digital presence with a focus on maximizing the customer navigation experience. 

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