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Introducing peer buzz sessions - a unique type of social learning. What happens here? The sharing of knowledge and challenges across many different industries open up opportunities for connection, collaboration, and new ways of thinking.

Join Sandbox Centre and come together for an interactive peer learning buzz session that discusses alternative lending.  In tighter and more costly credit markets, finance leaders must find creative ways to finance the long and short term financing needs of their companies. Guest speaker Greg Norris from Liquid Capital will speak to the options available to companies that require financing to grow their business, but where traditional lenders cannot participate.Jeff Bond, Regional Director of York Simcoe CFO Centre, will lead the discussion on the following topics:

  • How alternative financing works
  • Why growing businesses should consider avenues of alternative lending
  • What solutions are available to growing businesses

Key Takeaways include: 

  • Participants will be the ability to identify situations where alternative lending is a viable option for their company. 

Peer Buzz Champion Facilitator: Jeff Bond, Regional Director of York Simcoe CFO Centre

Guest Speaker: Greg Norris, Liquid Capital Advisors Corp. 

Date: Thursday November 17, 2022 

Time: 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m., in person at Sandbox Centre!

Who should join? Intended for CFOs, Accountants, Financial Analysts, Investment Specialists, Financial Planners, Business Owners looking to gain more tools and support, etc.

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- Free participation included for SBX Members -


  • Jeff Bond (Regional Director of York Simcoe CFO Centre)

    Jeff Bond

    Regional Director of York Simcoe CFO Centre


    Jeff brings more than 20 years of diverse executive financial and operations experience acquired in the public, financial services, health care, environmental services and e-commerce sectors. Jeff is a CFA with strong operational business expertise, having worked in both entrepreneurial and corporate environments, including 3 start-ups. He has worked with owner/operators, private equity sponsors and publicly-owned organizations.

    Jeff has held senior positions such as Chief Financial Officer, Chief Strategy Officer and Senior Director of Operations in companies such as Comcare Health Services, Quantum Murray, CarePartners and Paramed Inc.- the Home Health care division of Extendicare Inc. He has several years’ experience in business start-up and financing, restructuring and turnarounds, M&A, corporate governance, financial reporting & controls, budgeting, legal and contracts, ERP implementations, risk management, IT and human resources management.

    Jeff’s hands-on, collaborative approach delivers strong results for business owners and their financial partners in both public and private company settings. His track record of success and delivering value spans launch, steady state, turnaround, pre- and post-acquisition, and growth phases of organizations.

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  • Greg Norris (Director of Liquid Captial)

    Greg Norris

    Director of Liquid Captial


    Greg Norris owns and operates Liquid Capital Advisors Corp, located in Newmarket. Greg provides Ontario business owners with a variety of financing tools to help them more productively grow their business when the bank says ‘NO,’ without having to give up equity.

    Greg understands when a business owner is in a cash crunch situation it can be hard on business partner(s), employees, vendors, their families and themselves. Greg is dedicated to providing owners with the money they need to run their business and reduce unproductive stress so they can sleep at night.

    Throughout his career, Greg has developed his business acumen and possesses the strong traits necessary to help business owners reduce their financial stress while growing their business. An excellent listener, Greg focuses on fully understanding the issues of every client to match them with the best possible solution for their business challenges. He pairs this with a “get it done” attitude and bottom-line thinking to quickly and efficiently improve the financial situation of his clients so they can sleep at night.

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Peer Buzz Session Member Ticket
Member Price Free
Peer Buzz Session Public Ticket
Standard Price C$99


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