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Celebration of the Profession Reception & Dinner

It’s Time to Celebrate the Profession


Ontario's Minister of Finance, the Honourable Charles Sousa,
to deliver keynote address.

Network with the most influential people in financial planning at this must-attend event. The Celebration of the Profession Reception & Dinner gathers more than 200 high-profile decision-makers in the financial services industry, regulators and representatives from all levels of government to celebrate the financial planning profession in Canada and recognize outstanding contributors. This year’s Dinner will be emceed by comedienne/speaker Jen Grant, who can be heard on CBC Radio’s “The Debaters” and seen in her own special on The Comedy Network.

  Details at a Glance
Date Tuesday, November 21, 2017                         
Time Reception: 5:45 to 6:45 p.m.
Dinner:       7:00 to 9:30 p.m.
Location Toronto Reference Library
789 Yonge Street, Toronto | Map
Paid parking available on Cumberland Avenue, Yorkville and Asquith.
Dress Code
Business Attire
Individual Seats $99 
Branded Tables
(Eight Seats)
If you wish to purchase a table branded with your organization’s logo, please contact Manos Geramas at, 416.593.8587, ext. 234 or 1.800.305.9886. 
Sponsored By
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MC Profile

Jen Grant

Originally from Ottawa, Jen Grant is one of Canada’s top comedic talents. She has performed at every major comedy festival in the country, including the Just for Laughs Festival, the Halifax Comedy Festival and the Winnipeg Comedy Festival. She can be heard on CBC Radio’s “The Debaters” and seen in her own special on The Comedy Network.

Jen has played major comedy clubs with such legends as Jim Bruer, Robert Klein and Louis CK. The first Canadian to reach the finals of the prestigious Boston Comedy Competition, she was named one of the top five funniest people in Toronto by Toronto Life Magazine in 2014. Among her proudest achievements was performing for the troops in the Middle East.

Thank you to our Financial Planning Week 2017 sponsors
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