Events

 

On June 11, 2014 our President, Michèle Hecken, attended a successful event held by Capital Ideas Edmonton. Michèle was one of the panelists, alongside Rob Bertram, CEO of Ideal Products, and Mark Fitzsimmons, President of Psychometrics. They shared their experiences and how they successfully built their international business from Edmonton, Alberta. Thank you Capital Ideas for a great event to help Edmonton companies succeed in…

  Rob Bertram of Ideal Products, Mark Fitzsimmons of Psychometrics and Michele Hecken of Alpha Global Experts and Alpha Translations Canada joined us on June 11 for the Take Your Business to Texas Breakfast at the new Renaissance Edmonton Airport Hotel. They discussed building an international business from Edmonton — read on for the official recap! – See more   The Take Your Business to…

  We will be attending ACG’s Intergrowth 2014! We are excited to announce that Alpha Global Experts will be participating in ACG’s Intergrowth 2014 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Our two founders, Michele Hecken and Usukuma Ekuere will be at the event excited to meet everyone.   What is ACG? The Association for Corporate Growth was founded in 1954 and currently has 56 chapters with over…

Merry Christmas

20 Dec 2013, Posted by Raphaela Hecken in AGE, Events, Training

In appreciation of our association during the past year, we extend our very best wishes for a happy holiday, and sincere thanks for your loyalty and goodwill throughout the year. May your holiday and new year bring  you the gifts of peace, joy and prosperity.  

Did You Hear the News?

19 Dec 2013, Posted by Raphaela Hecken in Events

We are thrilled to announce Michèle Hecken, President  & CEO at Alpha Translations Canada Inc., has been selected for The Wanderer’s Top 100 Women in Business. The Wanderer is a popular magazine that focuses on Edmonton and provides insight of the city’s business, culture, sciences, and sports. It has recently launched a project called “Edmonton’s Top 100 Women in Business,” which recognizes Edmonton’s most involved,…

Alpha Global Experts is presenting at a CERBA Workshop in Vancouver. “International Business Development Navigation – Provincial support programs, overview of business visa regulations and recommendations on successful international integration”, organized in collaboration with the BC Government (Ministry of International Trade)and sponsored by Alpha Global Experts and CIBT Visa and Passport Professionals. The panel of experts will highlight such important points as: • organization and…

Riding the waves of culture   Fons Trompenaars and his team have captured, analyzed and coded dilemmas that owe their origin to competing values, including those stemming from both national and organizational cultural differences. He explains how to build the skills, sensitivity, and cultural awareness necessary for managing effectively across cultural borders—and seize the opportunities diversity brings to an organization.   Whatch his TED talks…

Alpha @ Weconnect Canada 2013

25 Oct 2013, Posted by Raphaela Hecken in Events

Hi there fellow Women Business Enterprise (WBE) registered organizations. Meet us at the OpeningDoors 5th Annual Weconnect Canada National Conference in Toronto    

Alpha Goes to E-Town

23 Sep 2013, Posted by Raphaela Hecken in Events

“People are talking about Edmonton,” said CBC’s “Dragon,” Bruce Croxon. He had the full attention of his audience. The Lavalife founder opened the second day of presentations at the inaugural E-Town Festival, an event celebrating, inspiring and re-fueling Edmonton’s business and entrepreneurial community on September 12th and 13th. Between presenters, Make Something Edmonton, a local movement celebrating initiatives and sharing the stories of projects and…

As TEC Edmonton’s partner in delivering the International Go-To-Market stream of TEC’s regular Go-To-Market program, Alpha Global Experts co-facilitated a Lunch and Learn on July 10th for Alberta-based technology companies that are commercially ready or are preparing to launch a new product or product line in North America and beyond. The session sold out in just one day, and was attended by local companies looking…