George Coon a panelist at EDCE Calgary Feb 19

George Coon Regional Director Prairies FWC

George Coon, Regional Director, Prairies, has been invited to participate on the panel ‘Experts Tell All: Challenges and solutions for every stage of your business’ at the Calgary Entrepreneurial Development Conference & Expo (EDCE) on March 3-4.

Alberta’s largest conference and networking event for business owners & executives! The Entrepreneurial Development Conference and Expo provides small & mid-sized businesses with an unparalleled opportunity to learn from experts who have come from around the world to share best practices with the audience.  We couple this content with informative Keynotes, an interactive expo, one-on-one counselling and fun networking – everything you would expect and need to address the constantly evolving business landscape.

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George Coon to be panelist at Business Transitions Forum Calgary Aug 13, 2017

George Coon Regional Director Prairies FWC

Join First West Capital at the Business Transitions Forum Calgary on November 8th. George Coon will be featured on the panel ‘Top Deal Breakers & How to Avoid Them’.

Whether you are a business owner contemplating a near-term transaction, or an entrepreneur interested in long-term planning, BTF is your single destination to learn what it takes to successfully transition your business.

You will hear from a variety of experts and owners that have experienced the transition process first-hand. This is your chance to benefit from accumulated knowledge and hindsight relating to successes and failures in business transitions.

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ACG Calgary Middle Market Growth Conference, October 23-24 Aug 11, 2017

ACG Calgary Middle Market Growth Conference

Save the date for ACG’s annual conference in Calgary on October 23-24 at the Hyatt Regency. We hope to see you there!

This year’s theme is transformation – the challenges and opportunities arising from changing energy markets and the adoption of new technologies; new governments and political realities in Western Canada and around the world; and the dynamic business investment strategies that Western Canadian businesses are using to achieve growth at home and abroad.

Earlybird registration opens in August.

A holiday message from our Alberta team Dec 18, 2016

First West Capital Alberta team donates to food banks

During 2016, Alberta has endured many challenges and we feel that especially this year, it is better to give than to receive. So in lieu of holiday gifts or cards we have taken these resources and provided donations to local food banks in our markets. These donations equate to providing 10,500 meals this holiday season.

From The Alberta Team at First West Capital – George, Adil and Cuong

First West Capital attends Calgary Chamber of Commerce Small Business Conference Oct 25, 2016

Adil Lalani

Our Regional Director, Southern Alberta, Adil Lalani represented First West Capital at the Calgary Chamber of Commerce Small Business Conference last week. According to the Calgary Herald, the conference experienced a record turnout and doubled their attendance from last year. “Calgary small businesses are still thriving, and optimistic, despite the economy. Events like this one go to show that there are many opportunities to continue to grow,” says Adil.

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