Dear business community,

During this difficult time the Scarborough Business Association remains committed to helping you network, learn and find opportunity.

We have made some commitments to help you through this disruption. Please visit a list of our diverse business disruption programming here. Now in Stage 3 reopening we are planning our next phase of community contribution - and we welcome your ideas!

We will get through together if we are united as a business community. Help each other. Learn from each other. And plant the seeds so we can hit the ground running to help the economy  recover.

United we stand Scarborough! - Andrea Hazell, President, SBA | Register here for our Sept. 30 Cyber Breakfast.

Andrea Hazell

The SBA VLOG: Celebrating Scarborough Business!

Netwyn Place CEO Kula Sellathurai shut the doors of his entrepreneurial workspace when COVID-19 first hit. But through the experience, he re-energized his commitment to community and built new business himself to help the company through difficult times. Kula has great lessons for all in this short video and proves once again the resilience of the Scarborough business community.

We feature a new SBA member video every second week. If you have interest in becoming involved in this project, please reach out to

See more videos in our series here!

Here are presentations from previous Cyber Breakfast speakers:

Aug. 19
Victoria Armit
East Scarborough Storefront
Presentation soon

Aug. 26
Lee Soda
Agincourt Community Services

Sept. 16
Jocelyn Williams Bamford
Founder, Coalition of Concerned Manufacturers and Businesses of Canada 

Sept. 30
Lisa Patel
President, Toronto Regional Real Estate Board
Register here

July 15
Hon. Prabmeet Singh Sarkaria
Ontario’s Associate Minister of Small Business and Red Tape Reduction

July 22
Dolph DeJong
CEO Toronto ZOO
Presentation  here

July 29
Hon. Rod Phillips
Ontario Minister of Finance

Aug. 12
Karen Stintz
President & CEO Variety the Children's Charity / Variety Village

June 10
Domenic Primucci, President, Pizza Nova

June 17
MPP Mitzie Hunter
Scarborough Stakeholders: Economic Recovery and Next Steps

June 24
Dan Kelly
President, Canadian Federation of Independent Business

July 8
Secrets to Economic Recovery: Scarborough Restaurant Innovation Panel

May 13
Liz Buller, President and CEO Scarborough Health Network

May 20
Ali Lajevardi, Director, BDC Advisory Services

May 27
Advancing the Economic Empowerment of Women in Business
Gillian Mason, Coun. Jennifer McKelvie, MP Salma Zahid

June 3
Suman Roy, Executive Chef

April 15
Toronto Mayor John Tory
Helping Small Businesses Amidst a Global Pandemic


Brad Bradford TorontoApril 22
Coun. Brad Bradford
Mayor's Economic Support and Recovery Task Force

April 29
Rachel Bendayan, Parliamentary Secretary to Mary Ng, Federal Minister of Small Business, Export Promotion and International Trade



May  6
Bill McConkey and Dave Fenton, UTSC The Bridge

April 1
Shawn Allen, CEO Matrix Mortgage Global
Deferring your mortgage payment


April 8
Peter Haggert, Haggert Media
Align your personal and business brand in LinkedIn


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Sep 30 @ 9:15 am – 10:00 am
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