Daniel (Dan) LaBossière has been championing the cause of Manitoba entrepreneurs for his entire career. For the past 20 years at BDC, Dan has motivated and guided business owners in their journey; working with stakeholders to ensure they can access project financing and strategic advisory services to overcome their challenges. He joined BDC as an account manager and led a financing services team before taking on his current client leadership role.
Dan began his career with the local Manitoba credit union system. He went on to work in an economic development role with the Economic Development Council for Manitoba Bilingual Municipalities, where he co-managed a business incubator and worked closely with entrepreneurs to provide guidance on their business plans and financial projections, and help them access financing to get their business off the ground or implement their growth projects.
Dan speaks French, English and Spanish. He holds a Bachelor of Commerce Honours degree from the University of Ottawa. When he’s not working, he enjoys biking, kayaking, hunting, fishing, camping and the great outdoors with family and friends.