CYBF Congratulates Premier Selinger on Manitoba Election Win

October 5, 2011

Looking forward to working with Manitoba government to support young entrepreneurs across the province

Toronto, ON, October 5, 2011 – The Canadian Youth Business Foundation (CYBF) is pleased to congratulate the Government of Manitoba on its re-election in this, the Year of the Entrepreneur.

“The Canadian Youth Business Foundation is committed to continuing to work with the newly re-elected Government of Manitoba. Together, we are cultivating and supporting the next generation of entrepreneurs in the province,” says Vivian Prokop, chief executive officer, CYBF.

“We credit our strong partnerships with all levels of government for our success in helping to make Canada a global leader in entrepreneurship. By working together, we are empowering young Canadians in communities across Manitoba to choose entrepreneurship and providing them with the tools and support they need to be successful, create jobs and stimulate our economies.”

This year, the Government of Canada and several provincial governments, including the Government of Manitoba, have demonstrated their commitment to entrepreneurship by proclaiming 2011 the Year of the Entrepreneur. They did this in recognition of the economic, social and educational value of promoting entrepreneurship.

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About The Canadian Youth Business Foundation – Canada’s Entrepreneur Gateway

The Canadian Youth Business Foundation (CYBF) is the ‘go to’ place for youth entrepreneurship. As a national charity, we are dedicated to growing Canada’s economy one young entrepreneur at a time. We look at character, not collateral, when providing youth, age 18-34, with pre-launch coaching, business resources, start-up financing and mentoring. We help them launch and sustain a successful entrepreneurial business.

 CYBF Media Contact:
Rachel Azagury
Senior Manager, Marketing & Communications
Phone: 866-646-2922 x2111
Cell: 647-834-2923