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Event summary produced by The Globe and Mail Events team. The Globe’s editorial department was not involved.

Canadian small- and mid-sized enterprises (SMEs) have a world of opportunity awaiting beyond Canada’s borders, but continue to struggle to manage bureaucracy, logistics, business development and other challenges of operating in international markets.

On Oct. 20, 2022, The Globe and Mail hosted a webcast featuring entrepreneurs who are building internationally renowned brands from headquarters in Canada.

Our panel of business owners and leaders shared real-world examples, and tactics other teams at SMEs can use to make an outsized impact on the global stage.


  • Rachelle Séguin, President at Omy Laboratoires, Chemist, M. Sc.
  • Albert Chow, Co-Founder and CEO, Silk & Snow
  • Austin Fraser, VP Finance & Operations at Fuelled Family of Companies

The Globe and Mail presented the event with sponsor support from FedEx. To view upcoming Globe and Mail events visit