October 30, 2023 – Family Enterprise Canada (FEC) is excited to announce our historic alliance with L’Espace ORIA – a groundbreaking step towards fostering growth, knowledge, and community for family businesses and their advisors across Quebec!
FEC and Oria have entered into a strategic partnership to deliver custom family enterprise advisor education in Quebec, specifically focusing on the “Business Family Dynamics” program, copyrighted by FEC. Both entities will jointly present any family enterprise advisor programs hosted in Quebec, ensuring a collaborative approach and shared expertise in all offerings.
Empowering Francophone Advisors
With this collaboration, we bring forward the promise of a French-speaking learning environment to elevate the understanding of better serving family businesses among our Francophone advisor communities. Together with ORIA, we have a shared mission to deliver tailored professional development, focusing on the wide-ranging dynamics of enterprising families.
From Jessica Grenier, President & Partner, L’Espace ORIA:
“This alliance is a genuine expression of our passion to access the best resources available in Canada and deliver that support to our Francophone members. Our commitment to supporting entrepreneurial families and Quebec professionals is stronger than ever. With Family Business Canada by our side, we look forward to unparalleled growth, learning, and evolution. The mutual trust and shared vision make this alliance truly special.”
From Naim Ali, Chair of the Board, Family Enterprise Canada:
“The power of family businesses in strengthening the Quebec economy is so evident. With our collaboration tailored to ORIA, our goal of offering custom programming to advisors in Quebec is stronger than ever. We stand united to boost success among Quebec business families, by enriching their advisors’ capabilities and family business knowledge. We sincerely look forward to working with our Francophone communities and celebrating their accomplishments.”
Our Mutual Vision
At the core, both Family Enterprise Canada and ORIA work towards a singular mission – to help business families thrive through community, education and training the professionals dedicated to them. Built on compatible values, our collaboration is as natural as it is powerful.
About Family Enterprise Canada
Family Enterprise Canada is a national community, resource centre and learning hub for business families and certified Family Enterprise Advisors. We empower families with the resources needed to navigate challenges and embrace opportunities unique to working with loved ones.
Our members connect, learn and grow together through dynamic social and educational events, intimate peer-to-peer advisory groups, one-on-one mentorship, online and in-person learning experiences, and access to professionals that are specially trained in family business dynamics.
We believe family businesses are essential to building a better tomorrow for Canada’s communities and economy. Our role? To foster their strength and success.
Meet our Board.
National Director, Marketing & Communications
Family Enterprise Canada