Bay Professionals Network

Bay Professionals Network is a group of local experts specializing in business to business services that help local entrepreneurs and professionals succeed.

Members represent established and reputable local organizations with the skills and expertise to help you chart a path for the growth of your business, large or small.

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Assembling the A-Team for Your Small Business

October 16th 2018 in Upper Tantallon

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Member Companies

  • Bluenose Accounting
  • Farrow Law
  • Lease Guru
  • QB Marketing
  • Southport Asset Management
  • RBC Royal Bank

Assembling the A-Team
for Your Small Business

Tuesday, October 16th 2018 at 6:30 PM (ADT)

RBC Royal Bank, 5280 St Margarets Bay Rd, Upper Tantallon, NS B3Z 2J1

Get your small business ready for battle by asking the right questions of the professionals that help you to succeed. Assemble your A-Team.

The Bay Professionals Network invites you to a free workshop targeting key areas of your business to help enable success and growth for entrepreneurs.

A panel of local professionals will help guide you through the right questions to ask of your professional team, with a focus on key areas, including:

  • benefits of incorporation
  • accounting and taxes
  • banking and financing
  • insurance and asset protection
  • commercial leasing
  • modern marketing

Short presentations from Royal Bank, Bluenose Accounting, Farrow Law, Lease Guru, QB Marketing and Southport Asset Management will be followed by ample opportunity for questions and discussion. Snacks and light refreshments will be provided.

Southport Asset Management

Working with an Advisor is your best option for your financial protection. Lisa’s focus is to help individuals and businesses protect what is most important to them... their loved ones and their ability to earn an income. Whether you are starting a family, building a business, or getting ready for retirement, Lisa will work with you to achieve your goals. Individual protection needs, business group benefits, key person (and partner) protection, Lisa has you covered.

Lisa Burnie

Farrow Law

Jacqueline Farrow practices in the areas of corporate, trusts, wills and estates, property and family law. A close network of businesses upon which Jackie can rely are of great assistance in ensuring the client gets the best service possible for their particular circumstances.

Jacqueline Farrow
5445 St. Margaret’s Bay Rd
Upper Tantallon, NS

Lease Guru

We will review your commercial Lease or Offer to Lease before you sign it and work to ensure that you completely understand all the terms and implications contained in the contract. We make it our job to understand the nature of your business so you will have all the facts to ask the right questions and negotiate like a pro.

Keith Ayling, Lease Guru

Bluenose Accounting

We service small-to-medium sized businesses, not-for-profit organizations and individuals through innovative services including accounting, assurance, tax preparation (personal, business and trust), tax planning and bookkeeping. Our team of dedicated professionals is committed to exceeding clients’ expectations and network with other local advisors to provide an integrated solution.

Anthony Fielding PhD, CA
13589 Peggy’s Cove Rd
Upper Tantallon, NS

Cailin MacLennan CA, MBA
1 Kingswood Drive
Hammonds Plains, NS

QB Marketing

We’ve been quarterbacking marketing communications assignments for small and medium businesses since 2000, with a diverse array of clients from California to Dublin. We make strategic use cost-effective online and offline media to build stronger, more effective customer relationships for our clients, creating a big business impression on a small business budget.

Jean St-Amand, Marketing Quarterback


Canada’s business development bank. BDC, puts entrepreneurs first. We offer a variety of flexible, creative financing solutions for your real estate, equipment, technology, and working capital needs. BDC also offers customized consulting solutions to assist entrepreneurs in areas such as business planning and management, marketing, integrating information and communications technology, exporting, HR management, operational efficiency, R&D projects and business transition.

Mark Tilley, Account Manager

RBC Royal Bank

Whether you want to learn about flexible banking choices, convenient payment options or simple ways to manage your cash, we can help with advice and solutions tailored to your needs. Business Account Manager Ermal Loshi will work as your partner, leveraging all of the resources RBC has to offer. Ermal can provide the financial advice and solutions you need to help your business achieve its fullest potential.

Ermal Loshi
Business Account Manager
5280 St. Margaret’s Bay Rd.
Upper Tantallon, NS