MEDO Developments along with MEDO Affinity present The Future of Contracting, an info session on becoming COR Certified.
April 24, 2013.
Click on the audio player below to listen to MEDO CEO, Blake Russell being interviewed by CJRB Boissevain's Barry Lamb regarding the MEDO Affinity Program and the rise of Metis business in Manitoba.
Aired Thursday, February 14, 2013.
The MEDO Affinity Loyalty Program is currently accepting RFPs from individuals and businesses interested in engaging and delivering products and services to the 100,000+ Manitoba Metis consumer market.
The MEDO advertises employment and training opportunities on a regular basis on this website.
The MEDO advertises tender opportunities on a regular basis on this website.
MEDO CEO Blake Russell's address at the Métis Nation - Industry Round Table / Skills, Partnership and Economic Growth held in Vancouver,March 21st and 22nd 2013.
Click on the audio player below to listen to MEDO CEO,
Blake Russell's address.
Please join MEDO CEO, Blake Russell, and the MEDO management and staff in congratulating Ms. Leah LaPlante, who was recently appointed to the position of Minister of Economic Development and MEDO board chair for the Manitoba Métis Federation (MMF).
Minister LaPlante sits ex officio on LRCC, sits ex officio on the Métis Economic Development Fund and is also chairs the Métis Generation Fund board. Minister LaPlante shared her thoughts on her recent appointments: “I am looking forward to the challenge and the excitement of being Minister of Economic Development. I met with Mr. Russell and his team, and they are assisting me with the transition. I would like to thank former Minister Jack Park for his past leadership in the Economic Development Department and also his offer of support in my new role.
“As the new MEDO board chair, I look forward to the opening of the MEDO Care pharmacy and how MEDO Care will not only strive to become a valuable part of Métis communities by providing pharmacy products, but will also deliver personalized health care solutions and programs. MEDO Care aims to improve the Métis quality of life through service, education and information.”
Minister LaPlante brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to her position and is in her fifth term as Vice President of the Southwest Region of the MMF. She has previously sat on the Louis Riel Credit Corporation board and was the past Minister of Education for the MMF, whose portfolio includes the Louis Riel Institute.
The Métis Economic Development Organization (MEDO) is a business investment and management firm that works with the Manitoba Métis Federation (MMF) to make key business investment decisions based on generating profit and building capacity for the long term sustainability of the Métis within Manitoba.
MEDO is dedicated to pursuing greater financial self-sustainability for the MMF by investing in for-profit ventures. MEDO will provide support to other Métis business owners and entrepreneurs through access to programs and services, business partnerships as well as potential sources of equity for business development.
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