News release

City of Mississauga Presents: Small Business Month

Business and innovation | October 4, 2018

October is Small Business Month – an opportunity for us to celebrate over 94,000 small businesses in Mississauga. What better way to celebrate our local businesses than featuring one of Mississauga’s Small Business Champions: Rebecca Manankil, Lead Planner and Owner of Presents and Presence Events.

Manankil graduated from George Brown College. She became a well-recognized planning and events specialist whose work has been featured on various stages including: Toronto Men’s Fashion Week, Fashion Art Toronto Week and Montreal Fashion Week. Join her in action, as she shares fall event decor ideas and how she realized her business dream with the help of the Mississauga Business Enterprise Centre (MBEC).

Event Details

Celebrate Small Business Month and witness a live home décor demonstration

Tuesday, October 9, 2018
9:30 a.m. to 10:00a.m.
Live décor demonstration: 9:45 a.m.

Harding Waterfront Estate
2700 Lakeshore Rd. W.
(Winston Churchill/Lakeshore)

Rebecca Manankil, Mississauga’s Small Business Champion
Economic Development Office Staff

Small Business Month is from October 1 to 31. For more information, please visit

For more information about Rebecca Manankil, please visit

Rebecca profile

Media contact:      
Jamal Robinson
Senior Communications Advisor
City of Mississauga
905-615-3200 ext. 5214
TTY: 905-896-5151