Calling all Cape Breton – Unama’ki businesses; Looking for Opportunities During Unprecedented TimesApril 16, 2020

The Cape Breton Partnership has partnered up with Intentional Connection, Mind’s Eye Creative and Direct Ad Factory to host Looking for Opportunities During Unprecedented Times, two online brainstorming sessions for Cape Breton – Unama’ki’ businesses.  Each session will allow business owners to gather safely and remotely to discuss unique and innovative ways to evolve during COVID-19.

“The Cape Breton Partnership is pleased to partner with these organizations to offer our businesses a platform to share and learn from one another,” says Carla Arsenault, Cape Breton Partnership President & CEO. “We are all navigating uncertain times, and as Cape Breton – Unama’ki’s economic development organization, we want to help our businesses and economy in any way we can now and into the future.”

During the two hour brainstorm sessions, participants will have an opportunity to share challenges and brainstorm ways to overcome issues and how to pivot their businesses going forward.  Each session will have a 15 participant capacity so early registration is encouraged.

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“These brainstorm sessions are about providing business owners a place to gather and ask important questions like, how has technology evolved to help in these unprecedented times? What does the new landscape hold? What does success look like now?,” says Bernice Williams, Intentional Connections. “We have hosted a number of these sessions to date, and are seeing firsthand that by bringing businesses together, we are able to harness the power of many.”

Intentional Connection is a coaching and consulting company focused on community building through meaningful relationships to create a thriving connected community space.  Mind’s Eye Creative creates marketing solutions for every type of business and organization imaginable.  Direct Ad Factory is an advertising agency with expertise in consulting, design and branding.


Media Contact:
Megan TonetCape Breton Partnership
(902) 220-0148

About the Cape Breton Partnership:
The Cape Breton Partnership is Unama’ki – Cape Breton’s private sector-led economic development organization that supports companies and entrepreneurs by promoting our island as a great place to live and invest; growing a culture that values and celebrates creativity, innovation, and entrepreneurship; and connecting entrepreneurs and companies to the resources they need to succeed. For more information, visit