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Tuesday, September 19, 2023 (5:30 PM - 9:00 PM) (GMT-4)

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Join us for an engaging Speaker Series featuring Jonathan Shaanan on Tuesday, September 19th!

Do not miss out on this enlightening session with the Head of M&A and VC Investments at Circle K. This event has been thoughtfully organized by the Young Professionals Committee to provide you with valuable insights and networking opportunities. Mr. Shaanan will be sharing his journey, from his beginnings working in Investment Banking at Rothschild to his current role at Couche-Tard, along with his passion for investing in start-ups. Reserve your spot now by contacting Teri: | 438-496-0102

Event Details

Pre-dinner Cocktail:

Time: 5:30 pm

Price: No fixed fee, no inclusions.

Kick off the evening with a cocktail gathering before dinner to enjoy socializing and networking in a casual atmosphere.

Please note that no items are included. All drinks will be charged by consumption. Dinner reservations are mandatory if you wish to listen to the Guest Speaker.


Dinner Service

Time: 7:00 pm

Price: $50.00 plus service charges and taxes (includes one appetizer and one main course). All beverages, including alcohol and wine, are not included. Dessert is not included.

Indulge in a delectable 2-course dinner, including an appetizer and main course, all while enjoying the insights shared by our esteemed guest speaker. Finish off your dinner experience with a delightful dessert of your choice from our à la carte selection.


Appetizer (choice of one)

Mushroom velouté


Mango and avocado salad with yuzu vinaigrette


Main Course (choice of one)

Beef striploin roasted bordelaise style, apple and vegetable gratin


Sautéed tofu with madras curry and coconut milk, vegetables and basmati rice

Dinner Inclusions: one appetizer and one main course

Customize your dining experience by selecting one of two appetizer options and one of two main course options. We also offer a vegetarian choice for those with dietary preferences.



Available Seating:

30 places maximum

Dinner reservations are mandatory if you wish to listen to the Guest Speaker.

Reserved seating for Guest Speaker and Young Professionals:

A dedicated table will be available for our guest speaker and young professionals, fostering meaningful discussions and interactions with the speaker. Please make sure to reach out to Teri Jalbert, Director of Operations, to signal your interest in joining the table ahead of the event as it will be on a first come first serve basis!

Tables Open for Conference Attendees:

Tables will be open for members who wish to participate in the conference and engage with fellow attendees.

To make dinner reservations, contact Teri:




The Guest Speaker's presentation will take place between the appetizer and main course, providing an insightful interlude during your dinner. Dinner reservations must be made in advance to listen to the Guest Speaker.

5:30 pm: Pre-dinner Cocktail

6:45 pm: Guests are invited to take their seats

7:00 pm: Appetizer service begins

7:30 pm: Guest Speaker, Jonathan Shaanan

8:00 pm: Main course service

For questions about the event, contact Teri:



  • Jonathan Shaanan (Managing Director of Mergers and Acquisitions and Circle K Venture Capital)

    Jonathan Shaanan

    Managing Director of Mergers and Acquisitions and Circle K Venture Capital

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