IMG_4419CALGARY, ALBERTA (March 3, 2014) – Student teams and entrepreneurs, who are transforming lives through entrepreneurial action, were named 2014 Enactus Canada Regional Champions on February 28 in Calgary.

At the Enactus Canada Regional Exposition – Western Canada, two champions were named for the Capital One Financial Education Challenge, TD Entrepreneurship Challenge and the Scotiabank EcoLiving Green Challenge.

2014 Capital One Financial Education Challenge

  • Okanagan College – League A
  • Simon Fraser University – League B

2014 TD Entrepreneurship Challenge

  • Simon Fraser University – League A
  • University of Saskatchewan – League B

2014 Scotiabank EcoLiving Green Challenge

  • Okanagan College – League A
  • Simon Fraser University – League B

IMG_4480Post-secondary students who balance a full-time course load and a full-time business competed in the Student Entrepreneur National Competition, and two were named regional champions:

2014 Student Entrepreneur National Competition

Two outstanding female students were also presented with the HSBC Woman Leader of Tomorrow Award for Western Canada:

IMG_5027“Every year, our high impact, values-driven students amaze us by demonstrating their drive to succeed and their desire to give something back,” said Nicole Almond, President of Enactus Canada. “Seeing our community of business, academic and student leaders in action is inspirational and gives you hope for the future.”

Regional champions will move on to the national level of competition taking place April 28-30 at the 2014 Enactus Canada National Exposition in Calgary, Alberta.


Media Inquiries:
Jody Lundrigan
Director of Communications
Enactus Canada
P:416.304.1566 ext.222
M: 416.346.0131