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April 6-7, 2019: Regina - Evraz Place, Queensbury Convention Centre

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Speaker Biographies

 

Devin Conner

Devin Conner

W.C Franchise Developers

Mr. Conner has spent the past ten years working in the telecommunications field in addition to developing outbound sales organizations focused on the direct mail and outbound marketing fields.

Mr. Conner holds a bachelor's degree in business communications from the University of Missouri at Columbia. Devin has supported franchise systems such as Bella Pita Mediterranean, Junk King, Golden Home Care Franchising, Simply Chiropractic, REDRHINO epoxy flooring and Restoration 1 among others.

Devin currently provides management experience with a heavy focus in operations for both national and regional food service franchises. His management background in the food service arena provides industry specific expertise for clients.

 

Ly Pham

Ly Pham

Economic Development Regina (Square One)

Ly joined Economic Development Regina with a mission to help develop the technology sector as well as enhance the services provided to entrepreneurs through Square One. Ly’s background in technology and public administration gives her the tools to develop and expand our Entrepreneurship Strategy and the local tech sector. Previously, Ly was with Innovation Saskatchewan where she worked on implementing learning opportunities for First Nations students in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) in rural and remote communities. Ly has experience in developing policy and programs to help promote diversity and accessibility for everyone and hopes to continue similar initiatives with EDR.

 

Sheena Simonson

Sheena Simonson

Office of Small & Medium Enterprises

Sheena Simonson is a Procurement Specialist with the Office of Small and Medium Enterprises (OSME) of Public Services and Procurement Canada. She joined the Government of Canada in 2007 as a Citizen Services Officer working in the Canada Pension Plan/Old Age Security call centre, and from there moved on to work with the Strategic Services Branch coordinating Ministerial, Member of Parliament, Office for Client Satisfaction, and Access to Information and Privacy Enquiries. Following that, she worked on the information management file with the Integrity Services Branch. From there, she went to Public Services and Procurement Canada (PSPC) to work as a Procurement Officer where she has enjoyed the opportunity to collaborate with other government departments and the supplier community to procure goods and services for the Government of Canada. Sheena is also an executive member of the Saskatchewan Youth Network and a member of Vanguard (PSPC’s youth network). Before joining the federal government, Sheena obtained a Bachelor of Education degree and worked in Finland as a school teacher. She also spent some time working in office administration in the private sector on a working holiday permit in New Zealand and also at Credit Union Electronic Transaction Services in Regina, Sk. Sheena also understands the basics of owning and operating a business through establishing and operating a small business.

 

Czemeres Michael

Michael Czemeres

RBC

Mike has been with RBC for over 12 years and is currently in the position of Manager of Business Markets. Mike leads a team of 11 Business Account Managers and works closely with them to be a market leader in offering tailored business solutions to our clients. Our goal is to help our business owners achieve their plan by working with them and guiding them to success.

 

Mouneeb Shahid

Mouneeb Shahid

2WebDesign.com

Mouneeb Shahid is the founder of 2WEB, an award-winning website design and digital marketing agency, which he founded before the days of social media in 2004. As an experienced digital marketing strategist, he has a passion for helping businesses achieve their goals online. With over 15 years of experience in designing, developing, and managing a team that develops top-notch web projects, he brings a wealth of information to the teams that he leads and the leaders that he follows. His most fulfilling achievement is the ability to deal with outstanding clients and make their business goals a reality.