Having realized much personal and professional growth since joining the Ottawa Chapter of Entrepreneurs’ Organization, Sean Costello (founder and president of IronGate) is proud to announce that he was asked and has sine agreed to lead the communications and community outreach efforts for his local Chapter of EO through the organizations fiscal year 2013 (July 1st - June 30th). With great thanks to outgoing 2012 Communications Chair, Chuck Shabsove of Capital Appliance & BBQ for his efforts in the past year, Sean will be working with the rest of the incoming board to ensure a smooth transition.
For those of you that may not know about EO:
The Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO) is a global business network of 8,000+ business owners in 121 chapters and 40 countries. Founded in 1987 by a group of young entrepreneurs, EO enables small and large business owners to learn from each other, leading to greater business success and an enriched personal life. Our vision is to build the world’s most influential entrepreneur community, which aligns with our mission of supporting entrepreneurial education and engaging entrepreneurs to learn and grow.
This year, EO is celebrating its 25th Anniversary with events around the world, which will highlight the growth of our entrepreneur network and its role in the lives of members everywhere. As a global business owner network and association, we help transform the lives of the entrepreneurs who transform the world. We educate, we transform, we inspire and we offer invaluable resources in the form of events, leadership-development programs, an online entrepreneur forum, and business owner education opportunities, among other resources designed for business growth.
The Entrepreneurs’ Organization also operates the Global Student Entrepreneur Awards (GSEA), the premier award program for undergraduate students that own and run businesses while attending a college or university; and Accelerator, a series of quarterly, high-impact learning events designed to provide top business owners with the tools, knowledge and skills they need to grow their businesses to more than US$1 million in annual revenue.