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Mental Resilience for the Relentless Pace of Entrepreneurs

  • Global Business Centre - Terrace View Room 5th floor - 120 8 Ave SE Calgary, AB, T2G 0K6 Canada (map)

Hosted by Alberta Enterprise Corp, in partnership with Startup Calgary and Calgary Economic Development

As an entrepreneur, you know it’s not a sprint – it’s a marathon, and many days the finish line looks very far away. How you handle stress is key. Not just to closing the next round, or the next customer but to achieving your ultimate goal.

Sue Miller utilizes the latest research on entrepreneurs’ and their risk from cortisol brain injury to outline the 4 Mental Resilience Tools proven to increase an entrepreneur’s ability to survive the stress needed for success.

Bio – Sue Miller

As the former President and CEO of five early-stage tech companies, Sue Miller has personally experienced the pressures that entrepreneurs face in creating and growing their company while juggling customer, employee and investor expectations.

As the Founder of Mental Wellness Recovery Group, Sue is committed to helping entrepreneurs understand and avoid the high cost of cortisol brain injuries. She also has a successful practice as an Entrepreneur Coach, that has advised more than 30 Founders/CEOs.

Sue’s entrepreneurial achievements as President/CEO include

  • delivering $10 million in 1st-yr profitable revenues for her 1st company

  • driving revenues from $20 to $550 million in 7 yrs

  • turning-around a 10-yr history of losses at an $850 million-revenue co and generating $1.2 Billion of profitable annual revenues in 2 yrs.

  • raising $17 million in private equity for her next two tech companies

  • investing in 11 companies as founding CEO of a seed-stage investment company


  • 12:50pm - Arrival
  • 1pm - Introduction to Sue Miller
  • 2pm - Event ends
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