Elevate masterclasses

our masterclasses

 Our organization is dedicated to empowering and uplifting Black entrepreneurs and professionals across Canada. Through our diverse range of programs, we provide invaluable resources, support, and opportunities for growth within the Black business community.

Elevate Masterclass: An Introduction to Business Benefits Provided by Innovations Canada


Why Attend?
This masterclass is tailored for entrepreneurs, business owners, and professionals keen on leveraging the vast array of resources, funding, and support offered by Innovation Canada. Whether you’re in the nascent stages of your business journey or scaling new heights, the insights shared in this session will illuminate pathways to growth and success through Innovation Canada.

Special Guest Speaker:
We are privileged to have Sado Yusuf, Senior Outreach Strategist at the Innovator’s Experience Branch of Innovation Canada, leading our session. With extensive experience and deep insights into the ecosystem of innovation in Canada, Mr. Yusuf will provide valuable perspectives on how businesses can benefit from engaging with Innovation Canada.

CBCC x BMO Masterclass: What to Expect from Your Accountant & Accounting Statements 101


This is the first in a six-part masterclass series presented in partnership with BMO’s “Zero Barriers to Business” Initiative.

Ian Naumah, a taxation specialist and investor with a background in financial credit management. Known to the community as a “financial problem solver,” he built his entrepreneurial foundation by helping others understand numbers.

Whether you’re a seasoned entrepreneur or just starting your business journey, understanding the nuances of accounting statements and knowing what to expect from your accountant are crucial to your success.