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Export Navigator with Community Futures of the Central Interior First Nations

In ABMI: West by The ABM Team1 Comment

Export Navigator is jointly funded by the federal and provincial governments to help businesses access markets outside of British Columbia.  Community Futures of Central Interior First Nations is an Aboriginal Financial Institution (AFI) that provides business and lending services to Indigenous entrepreneurs.  Export Navigator contracts with Community Futures of Central Interior First Nations. Export Navigator will share information with community …

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WestShore Chamber of Commerce

In ABMI: Vancouver Island by The ABM Team0 Comments

The Westshore Chamber of Commerce is privileged to operate on the unceded territories of the Lekwungen-speaking peoples, specifically the Esquimalt and Songhees Nations. We are a non-partisan, not-for-profit membership organization that exists to promote business and economic growth, advocate on behalf of local business, and participate in enriching the community. One of six Chambers of Commerce on southern Vancouver Island, …

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Office of Small and Medium Enterprises

In ABMI: Vancouver Island by The ABM Team1 Comment

The Government of Canada spent over $25 billion last year on various goods and services. 85% of the contracts were awarded to small and medium-sized enterprises. The Procurement Strategy for Aboriginal Business (PSAB) initiative aims to increase federal contracting opportunities and to gain access to the overall federal procurement process for Indigenous businesses. We provide information, counseling and training services …

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IPM (Integrated Project Management Inc.)

In ABMI: Northern Ontario by The ABM Team1 Comment

IPM Integrated Project Management Inc. is a seasoned Consulting firm with strong business acumen. All services are customized to help the organization reach its goals. IPM believes that our customers’ needs and goals are of the utmost importance. We are committed to meeting those needs and helping them reaching those goals. IPM goals are to identify opportunities that will allow us …

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VisionQuest Advisors Inc

In ABMI: Vancouver Island, ABMI: West by The ABM Team1 Comment

VisionQuest Advisors is a consulting group based in British Columbia that specializes in project management, developing business plans, financing strategies, marketing plans and funding proposals for Canada’s First Nations. Our extensive experience working with our clients in often challenging and remote locations provides us with unique perspective and capabilities.

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Indigenous Insight (Indigenous Business)

In ABMI: Prairies, ABMI: Southern Ontario, ABMI: Vancouver Island, ABMI: West, Without Borders Central (August 11), Without Borders Central (September 15), Without Borders Eastern (August 18), Without Borders Pacific (July 27) by The ABM Team1 Comment

I am a member of the Tla’amin Nation; served as my community’s Chief Councillor (2002-2004); and served on Council for eight years. In my tenure as Chief Councillor, I became a primary architect in a historic document called the Community Accord and signed by City of Powell River and then Sliammon First Nation. This document was re-affirmed in June 2018. …

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Naut’sa Mawt Tribal Council

In ABMI: Vancouver Island, ABMI: West by The ABM Team1 Comment

Naut’sa Mawt Tribal Council is a non-profit society that provides advisory services to its eleven member First Nation communities including: Halalt First Nation, Homalco First Nation, Klahoose First Nation, Malahat Nation, Snaw-naw-as First Nation, Snuneymuxw First Nation, Stzuminus First Nation, Tla’amin First Nation, Tsawwassen, Tseil-wau-tuth First Nation, and Tsouke Nation.  Naut’sa mawt Tribal Counci founded the Naut’sa mawt Resources Group (NRG) …

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MNP LLP

In ABMI: Vancouver Island by The ABM Team1 Comment

MNP’s Aboriginal Services team offers a full suite of accounting, tax and consulting services to help Aboriginal communities succeed. They are interested in supporting the development of partnerships and collaborations between Aboriginal communities, businesses and individuals who are interested in customized training solutions, hands-on training sessions, and leadership training programs.

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Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC) Aboriginal Banking

In ABMI: Southern Ontario, ABMI: Vancouver Island, ABMI: West by The ABM Team1 Comment

Business Development Bank of Canada is a financial institution wholly owned by the Government of Canada. BDC plays a leadership role in delivering financial and consulting services to Canadian small and medium-sized businesses. BDC’s  Goal is to connect with Indigenous communities and entrepreneurs looking to start or grow a business who have a need for financing or advisory services.