Philippe Desjardins

Senior Business Advisor
Philippe Desjardins - Director, operations support at BDC

Philippe Desjardins is a Senior Business Advisor at the Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC) where he helps entrepreneurs use Internet to promote their business and make the best use of technology. Philippe has over 15 years of experience in technology and marketing and has worked for companies such as Telus and Distributel. He has developed digital strategies and revamped websites for many of his clients, helping business owners increase their company’s sales, brand awareness and productivity. An entrepreneur himself, Philippe has a practical understanding of the daily challenges business owners face and is well positioned to provide adapted strategies that speak to both technical and entrepreneurial audiences. In 2009, he launched a small Internet business—that now employs 10 people and runs two websites—and uses it as his sandbox to test different technologies and keep his practice sharp.

Recent posts

Blog Sales and marketing
March 05, 2018 | Sales and marketing

Building your local SEO presence

Many businesses struggle to be found on search engines because they’re not optimized for local searches. Learn how to optimize your website and boost your local traffic.

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Blog Technology
December 21, 2015 | Technology

How to protect your company's website from hacker attacks

Hacker attacks cause damage to companies both large and small. Learn how to mitigate the risks.

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Blog Sales and marketing
June 23, 2014 | Sales and marketing

SEO basics for entrepreneurs: Easy tips for optimizing your website

Put your company’s website ahead of the competition by learning the basics of search engine optimization (SEO).

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