Mayors Luncheon 2015
Join Edmonton Mayor Don Iveson & St. Albert Mayor Nolan Crouse
at the Gateway Mayor’s Luncheon & Workshop celebrating inclusive hiring
Tuesday, May 19, 2015
At … the Ramada Edmonton Hotel & Conference Centre, 11834 Kingsway Avenue
Featuring … Canadian business leader Mark Wafer as keynote speaker and local business leader Jay Quintal, founder of X-Calibur, as master of ceremonies.
Luncheon: The Business Case for Inclusion
11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Discover how your business can tap into a $26-billion market that is often overlooked. Keynote speaker Mark Wafer, a national disability advocate, will share how he boosted his bottom line by championing inclusive hiring. Wafer owns six Tim Hortons locations in Toronto. Over the past 20 years, he has hired 107 people with disabilities.
Tickets: $40, or $300/table of eight.
Workshop: The Approach to Business That Works
1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m.
The workshop offers strategies and best practices to employers interested in inclusive hiring. Facilitator Mark Wafer is on the federal government’s Panel on Labour Market Opportunities; is cofounder of national organization Canadian Business SenseAbility; and was recently inducted into the Canadian Disability Hall of Fame.
Tickets: $40 each.