• The Arnie Vered Dinner – Honouring Families In Business

    March 5, 2016

    Saturday, March 5, 2016 Chateau Laurier Hotel Get your tickets today!  Did you know that 80% of businesses are family-owned and employ almost 50% of our workforce? We are far overdue in celebrating their contribution to our community. As a result, the Canadian Association of Family Enterprise (CAFE Ottawa) and GGFL are hosting an event […]

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  • CAFE Ottawa’s Holiday Social

    December 15, 2015

    Register Here Join fellow family business members and advisors for a casual festive get together at Wall Space Gallery! Tuesday, December 15, 2015 5:30pm to 7:30pm Wall Space Gallery & Framing 358 Richmond Road

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  • Share the Experience with Shirley Fulton Deugo

    November 18th, 2015

    Register Here The story of Fulton’s Pancake House and Sugar Bush Join Shirley Fulton Deugo and three generations of Fultons to hear how they came to be the oldest family business in Ottawa: 170 years in business and five generations strong! That’s quite the successful succession story, Hope to see you there! Wednesday, 18 November 2015 from […]

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  • CAFE New Member Welcome at La Roma

    October 27th, 2015

      Register Here Welcome back to an exciting new year at CAFE! Let’s get together to meet our board of directors, our newer members and of course catch up with each other. We want to hear from you: what can we do for you to get the most out of your CAFE experience? Potential new members are […]

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  • What is your Family Business Waiting For? Timing is Everything…CAG Panel Event.

    June 22nd, 2015

    Timing is Everything! Passing the baton without a fumble to create a win/win in your Family Business. Fear, mistrust, stubbornness, identity.…what’s holding you back from a successful transition? When is the appropriate time to pass the baton for your family business? The accountability processes you need to be equipped with to avoid dropping the baton […]

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  • Celebrate Family Business

    April 30th, 2015

      Morley Hoppner, one of our CAFE Ottawa Members, was selected as the recipient of the national Family Enterprise of the Year Award for 2015. Morley Hoppner is an Ottawa-based construction firm established in 1988 as a small, family-owned general contracting business that has evolved into a leading full-service real estate development and construction services […]

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  • Planning In a Vacuum – Webinar

    April 1, 2015

    Are you holding off doing an estate plan until your succession plan gets sorted out first?  Reverse the trend…let us show you that although deferring and saving taxes is important, you have a bigger issue at play right now…” Register HERE and you will be sent the link to the webinar a few days before. Thank you.

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  • AGM/ Tales of Selling a Business

    March 10th, 2015

    Murphy Business Ottawa, who specializes in assisting sellers and buyers of owner-operator businesses, will share  lessons learned and surprising missteps and stories of real (yet anonymous) business transactions over the past few years.  MBO will share with CAFE members how best to avoid challenges and ensure a  smooth and professional transaction.  The presentation will be […]

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  • Top Ten Tax Tips for Business Owners – Webinar

    Wednesday November 12th, 2014

    Session will cover key tax planning ideas that business owners should address proactively. Jim will provide a brief outline of the various strategies and will share practical insight. Q&A will provide an opportunity for active participation. This webinar is FREE, please register HERE Presented by: Jim McConnery CPA, CA, TEP  Jim McConnery is a Partner with Welch LLP. […]

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  • Succession Planning: A View From the Other Side

    October 23rd, 2014

    Succession Planning: A view from the other side. Come hear about lessons learned from Roger Greenberg as he transitioned from the role of CEO at The Minto Group to Executive Chair of a successful family business. Breakfast Included with this event. If you have any dietary restrictions please let Kim know asap. 7:30am Registration and […]

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