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Leading the way in nuclear energy: Mike Rencheck, Bruce Power

Mike Rencheck, President and CEO of Bruce Power, discusses the role of nuclear in the energy transition, Indigenous reconciliation, and…

Values-based leadership – Jeffrey Orr, Power Corporation

Jeffrey Orr, CEO of Power Corporation, on how mentoring, ethics and instincts make for successful leadership.

Business as a force for good – Iggy Domagalski, Wajax

In a wide-ranging conversation with Goldy Hyder on the Speaking of Business podcast, Iggy Domagalski, president and CEO of Wajax,…

Preparing for Canada’s energy future – François Poirier, TC Energy

François Poirier, President and CEO of TC Energy, discusses the energy transition, North American competitiveness, and lessons in leadership.

Bringing fresh perspective to Canadian air travel: Alexis von Hoensbroech

WestJet CEO Alexis von Hoensbroech discusses air travel in Canada compared to Europe, leadership in difficult times, and Canada’s future…

Driving into the future – Bob Espey, Parkland Corporation

Bob Espey, president and CEO of Parkland Corporation, discusses Parkland’s mission, how it is preparing for the energy transition, and…

Tracy Robinson on rail, resources, and Canada’s place in the world

Tracy Robinson, President and CEO of CN, discusses Canada’s supply chains and the integral role rail plays in Canada’s economy.

Rania Llewellyn: embracing change at Laurentian Bank

Rania Llewellyn, President and CEO of Laurentian Bank speaks with Goldy Hyder about changing corporate culture, her immigrant experience and…

Be bold and future-focused: Deanna Zumwalt, Coril Holdings

Deanna Zumwalt, president and CEO of Coril Holdings, speaks with Goldy Hyder about her hopes for the company, the changes…

Neighbours, partners, allies, friends – Canada and the United States

Former Canadian ambassador Louise Blais outlines how Canada should approach its relationship with the United States, and why interdependence is…

“When people buy Canada, they buy authenticity” – Dani Reiss, Canada Goose

Dani Reiss, President and CEO of Canada Goose, urges Canadian businesses to “leverage the power of the Canadian brand.”

Seizing the moment – Penny Wise discusses Canada’s economic recovery

Penny Wise, President of 3M Canada, outlines three ingredients that should be part of Canada’s economic recovery.