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Financial Literacy and Modelling with BDO

June 10 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am








Two-Part workshop (June 3 & 10)
For best value, participants should commit to attending both sessions.

For many tech companies, there’s a lot to learn regarding the financial side of building and running a business!

BDO’s Technology & Life Sciences Group will present a two-part course, for tech entrepreneurs who are looking to understand the financial parts of their business better, including how to build strong financial models to help support their growth. The course is oriented towards those looking to position their business for raising capital, in particular.

A range of topics will be covered, including:

How external funders view your financial statements and projections
Understanding the basics and impact of valuations
How to build robust and supportable financial models
How all of those elements come together to help support successful fund-raising strategies.


Jamie Barron, BDO Partner &Lead for Regional Technology and Life Sciences Group @BDO

Jamie leads BDO’s Technology and Life Sciences Group in the region. He has years of experience working with start-up and scaling tech companies, to help them build the financing strategies and financial infrastructure they need to grow. Jamie is regularly called upon to advise and assist tech companies in raising capital, and loves seeing them succeed!


About Innovation Factory

Innovation Factory is a non-profit business accelerator, serving as the catalyst for tech innovation in the greater Hamilton area since 2011. Innovation Factory provides business services, training and mentorship to help entrepreneurs with advanced manufacturing, clean tech, information tech, life science and social innovations to bring their ideas to market, increase revenues, attract investment and create jobs.



June 10
10:00 am - 11:00 am
Event Category:


Innovation Factory