Skip to main content

The Globe and Mail

Photos from The Globe's Small Business Summit in Calgary

The April 25 event in Calgary featured speeches and workshops designed to help entrepreneurs grow their companies. Photography by Katherine Scarrow/The Globe and Mail

1 of 19

Attendees arrive at the Hotel Arts in Calgary for the Small Business Summit on April 25, 2012.

The Globe and Mail

2 of 19

Small Business Summit staff prep for arrival of attendees at the Hotel Arts in Calgary on April 25, 2012.

The Globe and Mail

3 of 19

Programs and name tags for the Small Business Summit held at the Hotel Arts in Calgary, April 25, 2012.

The Globe and Mail

4 of 19

Attendees pick up their name tags for the Small Business Summit in Calgary, April 25, 2012.

The Globe and Mail

Story continues below advertisement

5 of 19

Issues of The Globe and Mail on display at the Hotel Arts in Calgary on April 25, 2012.

The Globe and Mail

6 of 19

Copies of The Report on Small Business magazine line tables at the Hotel Arts in Calgary on April 25, 2012

The Globe and Mail

7 of 19

Sean Stanleigh, editor for The Report on Small Business, delivers the opening address at the Small Business Summit in Calgary, April 25, 2012.

The Globe and Mail

8 of 19

Attendees listen to the morning address at the Small Business Summit in Calgary, April 25, 2012.

The Globe and Mail

9 of 19

Program schedule for the Small Business Summit held at the Hotel Arts in Calgary on April 25, 2012.

The Globe and Mail

10 of 19

Jennifer McNeill, Senior Manager For The MidWest Oracle Corporation, delivers the morning keynote address: Start, Grow, Exit X4 for the Small Business Summit in Calgary, April 25, 2012.

The Globe and Mail

11 of 19

Some takeaways from Jennifer McNeill's keynote address at the Small Business Summit held in Calgary on April 25, 2012: have an advisory board, know the difference between sales and marketing and remember that countries around the world want to buy from Canadians.

The Globe and Mail

12 of 19

Sponsors on display at the Hotel Arts in Calgary for the Small Business Summit on April 25, 2012.

The Globe and Mail

13 of 19

Mid morning break at the Small Business Summit in Calgary, April 25, 2012.

The Globe and Mail

14 of 19

Panelists of the 'Social Media: Ignore It At Your Peril' session explain the common mistakes businesses make and the right tools for the job at the Small Business Summit in Calgary.

The Globe and Mail

15 of 19

Attendee takes notes during session at the Small Business Summit in Calgary on April 25, 2012.

The Globe and Mail

16 of 19

Attendee tweets during the 'Social Media: Ignore It At Your Peril' session at the Small Business Summit in Calgary on April 25, 2012.

The Globe and Mail

17 of 19

W. Brett Wilson, father, entrepreneur, philanthropist and the lead deal making 'Dragon,' presents the final keynote at the Small Business Summit in Calgary, April 25, 2012.

The Globe and Mail

18 of 19

Audience listens as W. Brett Wilson delivers the final keynote at the Small Business Summit in Calgary, April 25, 2012.

The Globe and Mail

19 of 19

"I've got a lot of money but I haven't figured out how to buy time," says W. Brett Wilson, who pointed out there was a 10 or 15 year period where he didn't see his kids because he was so busy working, making money.

The Globe and Mail

Report an error