L-R Michael Selci, Vice President, Financing and Consulting, BDC, Grand Chief Morris Swan-Shannacappo and Chief Glen Hudson with Jean-Rene Halde, CEO of BDC

 

OUTSTANDING MEDIUM BUSINESS

Award Sponsored  and presented by BDC

Aboriginally-led and driven, the Tribal Wi-Chi-Way-Win Capital Corporation, or TWCC, provides a wide range of financial advice and services including a call centre and farm credit through its subsidiaries Aski Financial and TIPI Insurance Partners for a growing number of member enterpreneurs and businesses throughout Manitoba.

Established in 1993 and created through the combined efforts of five Manitoba Tribal Councils and several independent First Nations in the province, the Corporation achieved ISO Certification in 2010. Today, it supports some 725 Aboriginal entrepreneurs and provided over $45 million in commercial and personal loans in Manitoba.

As an award recipient, TWCC was chosen for its commitment to both its membership and the Manitoba Aboriginal business community and recently ranking 12th as one of Manitoba’s fastest-growing companies.