Spiegel Sohmer

Spiegel Sohmer is a firm of attorneys offering state-of-the-art expertise to a diversified business clientele seeking solutions that are innovative, concrete, and pragmatic. Our firm groups some forty five attorneys who concentrate principally within three broad specialties: business law (including Intellectual Property), tax law and litigation.  Spiegel Sohmer has extensive experience representing companies at all stages of their life cycle, from start up through to exit, and also represents a wide array of investors.

National Bank

National Bank helps home-grown businesses expand by offering them personalized service and banking solutions adapted to their needs. We strive to develop integrated, diversified and innovative business solutions that will meet the needs of your business at every phase of its existence. We offer a full range of financial services to individual clients, SMEs and large companies. Whatever your sector of activity, our team of experts will be able to advise you and assist you with every stage of your business growth.

Naming and Positioning

Montreal Spring 2014 Semester

How do you develop a good name for your business? How do you position the business with a name? What characteristics make a good name? How do you test different name candidates? What infrastructure do you need when you pick your name? Are there tips to finding a good domain name? What social media platforms should you look to get your name on? How do you develop a logo? Does a name really matter?

Name your business.
2014-05-21, 06:30 PM


Michael Turri
Co-Founder / Director of Experience Strategy, Sid Labs / Sid Lee

Michael joined Sid Lee in 2013 after a decade of experience design, product development and brand strategy consulting for clients ranging from global design agencies to technology startups. Michael co-founded Sid Labs, the agency’s in-house innovation arm responsible for ...

Mike Grandinetti
Managing Director, Southboro Capital

Mike Grandinetti, Managing Director of Southboro Capital LLC, has helped lead five start-ups to successful exits for his investors as CMO, including two NASDAQ IPO listings (he co-led one IPO) and five trade sales to acquirers including AT&T/SBC/IBM, Axent / Symantec, I...

Louis Philippe Maurice
Louis Philippe Maurice - Founder/CEO, Busbud (Montreal FI), Busbud

LP Maurice is the CEO & Co-Founder of Busbud, an e-commerce startup focused on intercity bus travel. Previously, LP worked in Silicon Valley at Yahoo, LinkedIn and Radar Networks (acquired) in product management, marketing and business development. LP holds an MBA from Ha...

Caithrin Rintoul
Caithrin Rintoul - Co-Founder & CEO, Provender (Montreal FI), Provender

Cai has been bringing the country to the city since his early days in Ontario, where he was a farm kid and equestrian athlete. His passion for food brought him to Paris, France as a teenager for school and stints in Michelin starred kitchens. In Montreal, he has manned th...

Hicham Ratnani
Co-Founder & COO/CFO, Frank & Oak

Hicham cofounded Frank & Oak. He leads the technology & operations teams and everything metrics, finance & numbers. In a previous life, he has developed & implemented technology strategies at leading organizations worldwide as a strategy consultant at Deloitte. He has als...

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