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YPE and Grant Thornton Joint Event: Building Resilient Businesses in Alberta’s Energy Sector

YPE and Grant Thornton LLP Exclusive Presentation: Building Resilient Businesses in Alberta’s Energy Sector

Young Professionals in Energy (YPE) is joining forces with the Grant Thornton Young Professionals Group to host a cocktail and networking event on Wednesday, November 25, 2015.

Our event speakers will include Grant Thornton’s Managing Director in Corporate Finance, Wes Priebe who recently co-published the thought-provoking article “Doing Nothing is Not an Option – Current and Future Perspectives for the Oil and Gas Sector. (Click to see the article)

Wes and other leaders from Grant Thornton LLP will draw on their years of experience to share their insights into what companies and young professionals can do today to improve their businesses and be financially positioned for success.

Each presentation will be 15 to 20 minute long and followed by networking time in between. Don't forget to bring your business cards and meet with other young professionals.

Event Details

Date: Wednesday, November 25, 2015

Time: 5:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Location: Grant Thornton office, 18th floor, Scotia Place 2, 10060 Jasper Avenue, Edmonton

Food: Light refreshments

Beverages: Alcoholic beverages sponsored by Grant Thornton

Price: $30 for 2 admissions, $20 for 1 admission (early bird) and $35 per 1 admission (regular)

Don’t miss out! With limited space, be sure to secure your spot now!

More About Grant Thornton

Grant Thornton is one of the world’s leading organizations of independent assurance, tax and advisory firms. More than 35,000 Grant Thornton people, across over 100 countries, are focused on making a difference for their clients, colleagues and communities. For more information, visit

More about our panel speaker

Wes Priebe - Managing Director, Grant Thornton LLP

Wes Priebe, CBI is a managing director with Grant Thornton Corporate Finance. He specializes in debt and equity financing, mergers, acquisition and divestitures, Wes has a proven track record for securing financing, finding buyers and negotiating through the merger and acquisition process.

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