SOHO Victoria Summit
Isabelle Mercier Turcotte at the 2017 SOHO Victoria Summit - Photo by Derek Ford

Do you run a small business, or have dreams of getting one off the ground? The SOHO Victoria Summit on January 26 is exactly what you need.

Standing for “Small Office Home Office,” SOHO Victoria offers an entire day of business advice for companies of about 1 – 20 employees.

Happening at the Victoria Conference Centre, on Friday, January 26th, 2018, the Summit Featuring a handpicked selection of Canada’s small business leaders, events include speakers, workshops, panels, roundtable discussions and one-on-ones with expert advisors.

If you aren’t convinced already, here are five great reasons to check out the SOHO Victoria Summit: “the most productive day you will have all year!”

1 – Keynote Speakers

Chris Guillebeau
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Chris Guillebeau is the New York Times bestselling author of Side Hustle, The $100 Startup, and The Art of Non-Conformity. During a lifetime of self-employment, he visited every country in the world (193 in total) before his 35th birthday.

Every summer in Portland, Oregon he hosts the World Domination Summit, a gathering of creative, remarkable people.

Jim Bottomley
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From Fortune 500s to non-profits, Jim Bottomley has provided insight into how technical, social, economic, and demographic trends are shaping the years ahead.

Previously, Jim managed marketing programs for brands such as Life Cereal, and has launched new products such as Kibbles ‘n Bits, Pounce Cat Treats, and specialized Economic Development software.

2 – A Free Book!

Side Hustle

Register by January 15th (click here) to enjoy the Early Bird rate and receive a signed hard copy of “SIDE HUSTLE” by New York Times bestselling author – and keynote speaker – Chris Guillebeau.

3 – Networking Opportunities

Networking SOHO Victoria Summit
Photo by Derek Ford Studios

With an event of this magnitude, you’re guaranteed to meet potential collaborators, business partners, and more.

A who’s who of Victoria’s small business owners will be attendance, providing a great opportunity to make connections and build your network. 

One of the day’s first speakers is “Connectivity Ninja” David Knapp-Fisher. He will demonstrate how to “quickly harness the power of connection.” Don’t miss out.

4 – Roundtable Discussions

Roundtable SOHO Victoria Summit

Hear the valuable advice of industry experts at one of several roundtables. The featured speakers have years of experience in their various professions and will cover topics including cryptocurrency, bridging generation gaps, home office businesses, and much more.

Roundtable sessions all have a specific topic and are between 40-45 minutes in duration. Each table can accommodate up to nine (9) participants on a first-come-first-served basis.

Check the agenda for session times.

5 – 1-on-1 Expert Advisors

App Culture Founder, Ben Mcculloch, having a one-on-one in 2017 – Photo by Derek Ford

One of the highlights included free with registration is one-on-one coaching from industry experts.

Whether you have a specific challenge you are facing in your business or something you’d like to understand better, this one-on-one time can be incredibly beneficial.

SOHO registrants can reserve a 20-minute time slot with their expert(s) of choice.

Click here to see the list of all 14 experts.

Video: Highlights of the 2017 SOHO Victoria Summit

SOHO Victoria 2018

Are you wondering what SOHO Victoria is all about? Check out the highlights from last year's event. Kudos to Derek Ford Studios for the great videography. Tickets available at

Posted by SOHO Summit on Wednesday, January 10, 2018


SOHO Victoria Summit

  • When:  January 26
  • Where:  Victoria Conference Centre
  • Registration: Save $50 on your SOHO Victoria registration by using the code: VictoriaBuzz