All levels of government say they want to help Montrealers start up businesses, the higher the tech and the higher the salaries the better. But is there really enough help out there for young entrepreneurs? Some say they help is wrapped in red tape and that the biggest problem is finding out how to find help in the first place. We take a lot at the problem, as well as talk to those who are looking for solutions.
Guest(s) : Bruno Leblanc, Director of Provincial affairs, Canadian Federation of Independent Business Amie Watson, Entrepreneur Egbert Gaye, Editor, Community Contact Aki Tchitacov, Executive Director, YES Montreal
CityLife examines issues that affect all anglo Montrealers in an engaging and accessible way. Host Richard Dagenais and his team delve into politics, public transit, roadwork, the environment, the economy, immigration, social issues, culture and much more. Each CityLife show zeroes in on a particular subject or issue unfolding in Montréal, often with original approaches and creative coverage of local stories you may not find anywhere else.
Richard Dagenais was born, raised, educated and, continues to be employed, in Montréal. Twice nominated for ACTRA National Radio Awards, he works in Montréal television and radio as a host, anchor, reporter and writer. He is a singer, songwriter, and musician who has performed the anthems for the Expos and Alouettes. He's married with one son and two nutty dogs. He enjoys sports but hates going to the gym; he goes, but he hates it! He's got a blog and he tweets, too!