Speaking of Business

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“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.

Focusing on Canada’s strengths: Charles Brindamour, Intact Financial Corporation

Charles Brindamour of Intact Financial Corporation discusses leadership and how Canada can become a global leader in the clean energy…

COVID-19 and lessons in leadership – Mary Ann Yule, HP Canada

Mary Ann Yule, president and CEO of HP Canada, discusses leadership, mentorship and the circular economy in a Speaking of…

Investing in Canada’s future: John Graham, CPP Investments

John Graham, President and CEO of CPP Investments, discusses leadership, climate change, and how to make investment decisions in a…

“Organized flexibility” – how BNP Paribas is planning a hybrid workplace

Sonja Volpe, CEO of BNP Paribas in Canada, discusses hybrid work, sustainable financing and workplace training in a conversation with…

The business case for reducing emissions

Business Council of Canada Senior Vice President John Dillon discusses why Canada’s business leaders have embraced the fight against climate…

Playing to Canada’s strengths in a post-pandemic world

Bharat Masrani, President and CEO of TD Bank, calls on Canada to leverage its strengths to help the country succeed…

Canada’s clean growth opportunity

Four business leaders from Canada’s mining, agriculture, financial services and energy sectors discuss the steps the country needs to take…

“Believe in tomorrow,” Blake Hutcheson, President and CEO of OMERS

Blake Hutcheson, president and CEO of OMERS, discusses the challenges of leadership during the COVID-19 pandemic and shares his optimism…

“We have a common goal” – Shell Canada and the clean-energy transition

Susannah Pierce, President and Country Chair of Shell Canada, discusses clean energy, innovation, and reaching net zero emissions goals. 

Building a better future

Dave Filipchuk, president and CEO of PCL Construction, discusses how his industry is changing, including how it is using technology…