#17 - Connecting Edmonton Creatives With C-Tribe Founder Sahr Saffa


In today’s episode, we have an extra special guest - Founder of the C-Tribe Festival, Sahr Saffa. Join us to learn about what it takes to be a founder in Canada. Sahr talks about his failures and successes as we navigate through his upbringing, his businesses and his vision for the young and vibrant C-Tribe tech festival. If you’re interested in making the city you live in a better place, this is a can’t miss.

"There is no power for change greater than a community discovering what it cares about." – Margaret J. Wheatley

[2:50] - Sahr’s backstory on failure.

[10:00] - Building capsule and starting the C-Tribe Festival.

[20:00] - Beyond the first event and growing into a platform.

[25:00] - Autonomiq - automating software testing - https://autonomiq.io/

[30:00] - The 3 reasons Sahr is bullish on Edmonton.

[38:00] - Where are the biggest opportunities in Edmonton?

[43:00] - Thoughts on Innovation Tax Credits.

[51:00] - Sahr’s startup to watch - https://hellojuniper.com/

[57:00] - Tool suggestions - email marketing with https://www.hubspot.com/

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