Abdul Kadar Sadieh: Chef to a Prince

It’s a long way from being personal chef to a Prince, to operating a Halifax restaurant. But that’s the path Abdul Kadar Sadieh has taken. After working almost three years for Prince Moshal Bin Abdul Al-Azez of Saudi Arabia, his life took a sharp turn in 2003 when he returned home to Syria to marry…

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Junhee Choi: Sprouting in a new city

Junhee Choi’s enthusiasm bubbles to the surface in conversation. The owner of “New Sprout,” a yoga and nutrition business, has a busy life full of challenges.  “I have a passion to help people with nutrition, especially pregnant women,” says the mother of a seven-year-old daughter, Dhyana. As a registered holistic nutritionist she’s dedicated to guiding…

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Immigrant Women Entrepreneurship Program (IWEP)

If you’re an immigrant woman and entrepreneur, our Immigrant Women Entrepreneurship Program (IWEP) will help you develop and/or enhance your current entrepreneurial skills on the road to becoming an independent business owner.

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Business Training

ISANS business workshops and seminars help newcomers start and grow a successful business.

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Business Counselling

Through our Business Counselling services, you will receive one-on-one support before, during, and after you open your business.

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Edgar Sosa & Leticia Delgado

Chocolate, blueberries, or cranberries? These may be unlikely decisions for someone who spent years studying cells, immunology, and cancer therapies, but in 2016 when Edgar Sosa’s wife, Leticia Delgado, was pregnant, concern about diabetes placed him on another path. He became founder and chief executive officer of Ednaturals Healthy Foods, creating snack bars using a…

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