Louis Trahan - Last Minute Training
|Louis Trahan - Last Minute Training|
"Being part of the Toronto Entrepreneur Mastermind Group connects me to advice and expertise of other professionals who really CARE about my success. Mentorship groups like these are an indispensable part of starting a business today."
Quality Professional Development Training for a Lot Less
With over 12 years experience working in the corporate world, Louis Trahan knows what it takes to succeed in business. Starting as a warehouse order puller he quickly worked his way up to Sales Manager for Robinson Solutions. After that his initiative and tenacious drive led him to becoming the Vice President of Sales and Marketing for the thriving technology solutions company, Future Ready.
Louis then left the corporate world to become Director of Growth and Development for Junior Chamber International, the world's largest federation of young entrepreneurs and leaders. Later he changed roles within the organization to become their International Marketing Director. He also served as President for the Canadian Junior Chamber of Commerce. Having traveled extensively to over 27 countries, Louis has liaised and conducted training for business people worldwide. A prolific public speaker and successful trainer Louis was asked to speak at the International Chamber of Commerce's World Congress held in Quebec City .
A true entrepreneur at heart Louis first got interested in business when he was only a teen creating a specialized computer program for his local rod and gun club. After which he started various lucrative businesses in both retail and industrial cleaning equipment rentals. Louis has the unique capability to see and take advantage of opportunities where many cannot. His last business endeavor, Gleam Team, signed contracts worth over one million in sales in its first year.
Always seeking opportunities and creative solutions to help his fellow entrepreneurs, Louis has recently launched Last Minute Training (www.lastminutetraining.ca), one of the first companies to offer top quality training at discounted prices. This new venture connects entrepreneurs, human resource managers and certified professionals with highly sought after professional development training for a fraction of the cost, while helping training vendors increase their bottom line.
Louis Trahan's distinctive blend of corporate experience, global perspective and entrepreneurial values is unsurpassed, making him a true leader in business.
|Members go to Google's Toronto HQ to learn about online marketing and get their questions answered directly by Google's staff.|
|Members meet FreshBooks founder Mike McDerment who explains how he went from 0 to over 1,000,000 users through SEO, social media, and referrals.|
|Cosmic Bowling Night|
|Members join together for a night of cosmic bowling at O'Connor Bowl.|
|Brett Wilson Event|
|Members meet with Brett Wilson from CBC's the Dragon's Den. Brett shares his personal success story and answers questions in an insightful session with the members.|
|Mastermind Pool Night|
|Members get together at the Charlotte Room in downtown Toronto for a few rounds of pool and fun.|
|Jeffrey Dennis Event|
|Members meet with Jeffrey Dennis who is Canada`s advisor to CEOs of fast growth companies. Jeff is a columnist with PROFIT Magazine and has advised four of Canada`s fastest growing companies.|
|Razor Suleman Event|
|Members meet with I Love Rewards Razor Suleman who was BDC Young Entrepreneur of the Year for 2007, #12 on the PROFIT 100, and one of Canada's Top 100 Employers and the GTA's Top 50 employers.|
|Mastermind members relax and get to know each other's families at a Peterborough lakehouse. Activities included dinner, canoeing, Wii, puzzles, and trivia games.|
|Harry Rosen Event|
|Toronto members have intimate meeting with Harry Rosen who shared his wisdom on how to achieve entrepreneurial success and answered questions from our group.|
|PROFIT Magazine Event|
|Toronto members meet with PROFIT Magazine editor Ian Portsmouth who shared strategies on how to get media attention for your business.|
|Frank Cianciulli Event|
|Members meet Enunciate's Frank Cianciulli who grew sales 17,298% in 5 years, took 2 firms to the PROFIT lists, won the E&Y Emerging Entrepreneur of the Year, and is one of Canada's Top 40 Under 40.|