April 8, 2016

Fun Time with 200 others and Brad Sugars

Anyone ever getting a chance to attend one of Brad Sugars seminars on wealth will probably find it informative, helpful and fun.  Thanks to ATB Financial and Tiffany our banker there, for the invite. Brad covered some valuable financial topics such as saving for investing, lowering consumption for investing, business investing and real estate investing.  […]
February 19, 2016

Growing the North 2016– Too Optimistic?

Attending the 2016 conference titled Growing the North Feb 17-18 was a real pleasure.  The atmosphere was very positive and the variety of the speakers was amazing.   One of the most controversial speakers was Peter Ladner, author of the Urban Food Revolution .  Peter is part of the David Suzuki Foundation and started off his […]
June 1, 2015

Chamber Presentation – BDC’s Chief Economist

Today Pierre Cleroux, Chief Economist with the BDC gave an informative presentation to a large group of Chamber members. Part of his overview included a GDP forecast for Alberta in 2015 and 2016. He noted how forestry, manufacturing and agriculture all had significant growth years in 2014 and those drivers are still in place this […]