Okanagan Valley Entrepreneur Society

CBC logoTime to polish up those pitches; DRAGONS' DEN producers hit the road this past January to find the brightest business ideas in Canada. The 2014 Audition Tour will be visiting more than 30 cities from coast-to-coast in search of enthusiastic entrepreneurs hoping for a chance to enter the Den and make a deal with a Dragon.


February 19 from 11:00am-6:00pm.


Visit the Okanagan Business Events Calendar to learn more.


Elizabeth Densmorev2As Chairman of the Board for the Okanagan Valley Entrepreneurs Society (OVES) I regret to announce that one of our Directors, Elizabeth Densmore has decided to step down from her role as a director.

Elizabeth was instrumental in the success of our recent Unleashing Ideas Conference. 

We wish her good luck in her entrepreneurial pursuits in developing her business Office 2 Office.


As we move into 2014 the Board of Directors is looking to fill Elizabeth's position as well as others we have on the board. If you have a business/entrepreneurial background, have some time to volunteer and are interested in some challenging projects, contact Rae for further info.


Rae Stonehouse

Chairman of the Board



<strong>OVES</strong> Unleashing Ideas Youtube photo


Click on the photo above to view video from the recent OVES Unleashing Ideas Conference.


<strong>OVES</strong> Conference Supporters

A huge thank you to all our volunteers, speakers, committee members and Board of Directors for your contribution towards the success of OVES Conference 2013
Photographer Harvey Hamner, PinStripe Photography


Dan Zaleski Conf picEntrepreneurs from around the Okanagan Valley recently gathered at the Ramada Lodge Conference Centre in Kelowna in celebration of Global Entrepreneur Week. The Unleashing Ideas: Building the Entrepreneurship Culture in the Okanagan Conference showcased local entrepreneurial leaders as keynote speakers and break-out session presenters.


Dan Zaleski, photo left (photo courtesy of , Harvey Hamner, PinStripe Photography) was our keynote speaker to start the day off.


For more conference photos please visit our Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/OVESociety.


UnleashingIdeasLogo wTagv50A one-and-a-half day conference, being held in Kelowna

Thursday, November 21st from 7-9pm and Friday, November 22nd from 8am – 4pm

at the Ramada Hotel & Conference Centre

As part of Global Entrepreneurship Week     

Unleashing Ideas: Building the Entrepreneurship Culture in the Okanagan will provide a platform for entrepreneurs to NETWORK, LEARN AND DO BUSINESS. 

There are only 150 tickets available, so ORDER YOUR TICKETS TODAY 

Read more: Unleashing Ideas: Building the Entrepreneurship Culture in the Okanagan

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