“Entrepreneurs are hardworking and dedicated individuals who contribute immensely to our country’s economic growth and prosperity. This week, we celebrate their passion, drive and confidence. Entrepreneurs are the backbone of the Canadian economy, and I encourage all Canadians to join me this week in celebrating their innovations and successes.”
Prime Minister Stephen Harper in an official statement supporting GEW 2013
"Global Entrepreneurship Week is an international celebration of entrepreneurs who through courage, hard work and determination seize hold of a market opportunity to create jobs and growth in our communities."
Minister of State Bernier in an official statement supporting GEW 2013