TORONTO, March 1, 2012 /CNW/ - As Canada's leading freight and parcel solutions provider, Purolator provides small to medium businesses (SMB) the products, services and solutions they need to help meet and exceed the needs of their customers. In an effort to continue its commitment to serving its customers across Canada, Purolator recently launched a three-part webinar series targeting small to medium business owners hosted by BizLaunch, Canada's largest small business training company.
The webinars are hosted by Andrew Patricio, an internationally recognized small business expert, trainer, author, and owner of BizLaunch. Andrew has over 25 years of entrepreneurial experience and is the author of the bestseller Up & Running - A Guide to Running Your Own Business. He has started seven businesses of his own and worked with over 20,000 entrepreneurs worldwide.
The free three-part webinar series is geared toward helping small business owners:
- Learn to develop a strategic marketing plan to increase return on investment;
- Uncover hidden tax savings;
- Discover online apps to benefit their business;
- Benefit from expert advice for any business stage;
- Network with other small business owners.
Thousands of Purolator customers were invited to take part in the webinars, the first of which took place on February 1, 2012.
"We are happy to see Purolator helping small business owners", pointed out webinar host Andrew Patricio. "By providing this information, Purolator is helping Canadian entrepreneurs gain the tools they need to reach their full potential. It is this dedication that is helping to improve Canada's small business sector."
"As Canada's leader in Courier and Freight shipping, Purolator is committed to helping Canadian Small Businesses succeed and thrive in our dynamic and competitive marketplace," says Ramsey Mansour, Vice President of Marketing at Purolator. "These webinars represent another way that Purolator engages with and provides value to its community of small business owners - and we have been very pleased with the results so far."
Customers can gain further business insights at the following upcoming seminars:
- Tax tips for small businesses - March 7, 2012, 2 p.m. EST / 1 p.m. CST / 11 a.m. PST
- How to use free online tools and apps to grow your business - April 4, 2012, 2 p.m. EDT / 1 p.m. CDT / 11 a.m. PDT
For more information on past webinars and to register, customers can visit www.purolator.com and click on the Webinar series tab.
Throughout its 50 years of operation, Purolator has built one of Canada's most expansive national transportation networks and supporting infrastructures, with more facilities in more regional centres than any other shipping solutions provider in Canada. Purolator is anchored in Canadian shipping and is a trusted partner to thousands of Canadian small businesses.
Purolator is Canada's leading integrated freight and parcel solutions provider. Celebrating 50 years of delivering Canada, the company continues to expand its reach to more people, more businesses and more places across the country and around the world. Purolator is proud of its Canadian heritage and is positioning itself for future growth and success. As the recent recipient of the Logistics Quarterly Third-Party Logistics Sustainability Award, Purolator is growing globally in a sustainable manner while contributing to the well-being of the communities where its over 11,500 teammates live, work and play.
For further information:
Director, Corporate Communications
905 712-1084 ext. 23160