Business, Brains & Beers - Take control of your company’s finances presented by BDC
Date and Time
Wednesday Jun 14, 2023
3:00 PM - 6:00 PM PDT
3 PM - 5 PM: Workshop Training Session
5 PM - 6 PM: Networking with appetizers and refreshments provided
Whistler Chamber Gateway Boardroom
4230 Gateway Drive, Whistler
Future Members: $35
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Do you wonder about your company’s financial health? Do you feel like you’re getting mixed messages from your business, such as sales being up but not profits? Or maybe your company looks good on paper, but you’re not seeing the same results in your bank account?
Stop wondering – join us on Wednesday, June 14 to learn how to decipher the numbers to get the answers you need!
In this engaging session facilitator Sarah Lloyd, Business Centre Manager at BDC will guide you through steps to help you:
- Make sense of your financial data
- Establish an effective finance process
- Monitor cash flow
- Set measurable goals to track performance
If you want to take steps towards achieving your financial fitness then this session is for you!
About the Facilitator
About the Facilitator
Sarah Lloyd, CPA & CBV
Sarah Lloyd is a Business Centre Manager with BDC supporting the North Shore and Sea to Sky. As both a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA) and member of the Canadian Institute of Chartered Business Valuators (CBV), Sarah has extensive experience helping businesses to become bigger, stronger and more profitable through tailored financing and advisory support.
Prior to joining BDC, Sarah was the Director of Operations at First West Capital where she supported companies' growth and key transitions by leveraging a strong network of lenders and business advisers, and as a Manager at PwC where she participated in financial and operational analysis/valuations of businesses and helped distressed companies to manage liquidity issues.
In addition to her CPA and CBV designations, Sarah holds a Bachelor of Arts in Management & Business Administration from the University of Reading in the United Kingdom. A dedicated community volunteer, Sarah currently serves as Treasurer for the North Vancouver Chamber of Commerce and was previously Treasurer with Anxiety BC. When she’s not helping companies to successfully grow, you’ll find Sarah skiing BC’s beautiful mountains with her husband and son.
BDC, a Crown Corporation, is Canada’s business development bank and the only financial institution dedicated exclusively to entrepreneurs. BDC’s mission is to help create and develop strong Canadian businesses through Financing, Advisory Services and Indirect Financing.
Registration & Cancellation Policy
Please note that The Chamber will not accept walk-ins on the day. Pre-registration is required. Our online registration system accepts VISA and MasterCard. The Chamber also accepts credit card payment over the phone. Payment is non-refundable for cancellations made within 5 business days of the event, or non attendance on the day.