About EO Edmonton
The Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO) is a global, peer-to-peer network of more than 13,000+ influential business owners with 179 chapters in 57 countries. Founded in 1987, EO is the catalyst that enables leading entrepreneurs to learn and grow, leading to greater success in business and beyond.
EO Edmonton’s was founded in 1991. Its mission is to engage leading entrepreneurs to learn and grow while maximizing the entrepreneurial lifestyle. EO – for entrepreneurs only – is a global community that enriches members’ lives through dynamic peer-to-peer learning, once-in-a-lifetime experiences, and connections to experts. EO is the catalyst that enables entrepreneurs to grow and to learn from each other, leading to greater business success and an enriched personal life. EO is the largest entrepreneur’s organization in the world.
In EO Programs
Our vision to build the world’s most influential community of entrepreneurs means that the EO Global Organization undertakes a number of programs to raise our profile in the world’s entrepreneurial community. These programs are almost entirely supported by our volunteer member leadership.
Living My Life By DesignCandice Rookes knows how to make things happen. As a co-founder of Recruitment Partners Inc., she helped build a business that now has offices in both Edmonton and Calgary. She’s also President of Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO) Edmonton, as the second female leader to hold that title. “In 2011, Joe Gagliardi, Kathy Fayad and I started Recruitment Partners at our kitchen tables,” says Rookes. “Six months later we leased an office…
RECRUITING, ENTREPRENEURSBY CANDICE ROOKES Becoming an entrepreneur was somewhat accidental, yet as I think about it, not really surprising. I started working in our family restaurant at 9 years old, then mainly moving into jobs and roles that were 100% commission-based industries. Roles where my efforts, resulted in my income, ultimately landing me into my sweet spot career in recruitment. Fast forward to 2011… myself along with my now business partners,…
ACCELERATED SUCCESSThey say that it’s often lonely at the top. As a new budding entrepreneur with a year under his belt in 2013, David Brown could absolutely relate. Having started Core Real Estate Group with a vision, passion, drive, and ingenuity, Dave found himself questioning, and looking for more. Even though he had started several small companies in the past and had obtained his MBA, he longed for more real-world knowledge…
With EO Edmonton
For more information on EO Edmonton, Membership inquiries, Strategic Alliance Partnership opportunities, or more information on any of EO Edmonton’s Programs, please contact us.
Chapter Director: Lorinda Muloin
175 Roy Street NW