Startup Canada Podcast: Richard Remillard on the economics of entrepreneurship

Startup Canada Richard Remillard

A leading Canadian Finance expert and catalyst, Richard Remillard knows the secret to a long-lasting economy. “I have long been fascinated in economic growth: How does growth happen? Entrepreneurs. People willing to stand up, be counted, and put their money where their mouth is and launch a business. That’s the only foundation for long lasting, sustainable economic growth.”

Spending most of his career as a consultant and leader, Richard is the President of Remillard Consulting Group, an Ottawa-based firm specializing in business issues and public policies involving the Canadian financial services industry.

In this week’s #StartupPodcast, Richard will give you a bird’s eye view of the evolution of Canada’s financing environment for entrepreneurs. Learn what needs to be done to unleash untapped capital in Canada to fuel the next wave of Canada’s high-growth business.

The Startup Canada Podcast Show is a production of Startup Canada, a grassroots, entrepreneur-led movement to bring together, celebrate, and give a voice to Canada’s entrepreneurship community. On the podcast, award-winning entrepreneur host Rivers Corbett speaks with the movers and shakers of Canada’s entrepreneurship community to give a glimpse into the future of business, and share insights on everything from social innovation to the future of work, investing, and why we need to think bigger to take our businesses global. Join Rivers Corbett for new episodes every Tuesday airing at 10 AM ET for lessons, trends, and opportunities in entrepreneurship from Vancouver to Fredericton; and Israel to Peru.

You can find every episode of The Startup Canada Podcast Show at www.startupcan.ca/podcasts/.

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Startup Canada is a grassroots network of entrepreneurs working together to build an environment for entrepreneurship in Canada.