Ryan started his career with a global leader in the construction supply industry. Following this, he combined his technical sales experience with a Master’s Degree from McMaster University to take on progressive leadership and executive roles within the Ontario construction sector. He now combines his leadership and business experience with an interest in helping Canadian companies apply government funding to their strategic plan. Ryan’s goal is to foster a consultative, solutions-oriented sales approach for Mentor Works’ Business Development Team. Further, he helps Canadian companies understand the importance of combining government grants and loans in support of short-and-long-term growth strategies.
See Ryan live at the 2017 SBS, as he presents his workshop:
How to Build a Proactive Funding Plan for Government Incentives
Is cash flow a growth obstacle for your business? Would government subsidies help you accelerate and scale your strategic initiatives? This keynote will help business owners navigate a variety of government funding programs and uncover how to build a Proactive Funding Plan™. A funding plan matches strategic projects with government funding timelines to avoid taking a reactive approach to financing.
If your business has ever missed a funding opportunity, this keynote will teach you how to proactively plan for funding so you don’t fall into the Reactive Funding Trap™. Whether you are adopting new capital, exporting to new markets, developing new products, or growing and developing your workforce, Canadian government funding exists; the strategy is knowing where to look and how to approach it.