She is the former economic development officer with the City of Toronto - Business Growth and Service Department. She worked directly with the Business Retention and Expansion Unit supporting the businesses in the Etobicoke area of Toronto. Her main focus was the protecting the employment lands and listening to the concerns of the businesses.
Alia Abbas has been a guest on 1 episode.
93: Alia Abbas Spills the Tea on the Importance of Small Businesses in Community Development
May 8th, 2023 | 39 mins 23 secs
eco devo, econdev, economic development
Alia Abbas discusses the importance of business continuity and the pivotal role small businesses play in building strong, sustainable communities.