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Annual Meeting

Highlights of 2017 AGM

CFIB’s 46th Annual General Meeting was held in Toronto on June 1st.It was great to see members networking with other business owners and discussing with senior staff CFIB’s most recent victories and the challenges we face in the coming year.

Mingling before the start of the Annual General Meeting.

Dan Kelly addressing the members at the AGM.

CFIB was happy to welcome two new Board members: Robert Zizian, owner of Excel Personnel, an employee placement firm in Quebec, and Dr. Jill Wood, owner of the Southport Animal Hospital veterinary clinic in Prince Edward Island.

Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, talking to CFIB members about the Canadian Free Trade agreement, how it will cut red tape, create more business opportunities in Canada and benefit small business in nearly all sectors of Canadian economy.

CFIB's Annual General Meeting 2017: Minister Bains' speech

CFIB member Trisha Bower, owner of Eat My Shortbread brought some delicious treats. Read more about Trish on Shop Small Biz.


CFIB’s summarized financial statements for 2016 are accessible on this page (member ID and password required).

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