Governor General’s Canadian Leadership Conference

VOCL 033 – An Interview with Mike Kennedy

Episode Focus: In this episode, we feature an interview with Mike Kennedy, an entrepreneur and “serial volunteer” currently living in Halifax, Nova Scotia.  We discuss his experiences and what he learned in Southern Ontario as part of the 2012 Governor General’s...

VOCL 024 – The 2012 GGCLC Finale

Show Summary: NB Study Group’s presentation to the Governor General as part of the 2012 Governor General’s Canadian Leadership Conference.  It summarizes an outstanding and intense two-week experience listening to world-class speakers and visiting incredible people...

VOCL 016 – Leadership in the Nation’s Capital

Show Summary: The NB Study Group’s first two days in Ottawa as part of the 2012 Governor General’s Canadian Leadership Conference.  Activities in Ottawa included a dinner in and tour of Parliament Hill, preparing for the presentations, and more plenary sessions with...
VOCL 010 – An Interview with Eric Prud’Homme

VOCL 010 – An Interview with Eric Prud’Homme

Show Summary: Eric Prud'homme provides his thoughts and opinions about being one of the co-chairs for the New Brunswick Study Group as part of the 2012 Governor General's Canadian Leadership Conference. Intro Hi there!  Welcome to the 10th episode of the Voices of...

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VOCL 009 – L’Acadie – A Nation within New Brunswick

VOCL 009 – L’Acadie – A Nation within New Brunswick

Show Summary: The NB Study Group’s 5th day on the road as part of the 2012 Governor General’s Canadian Leadership Conference.  Places visited included Bathurst, Caraquet, Lamèque, and an amazing supper in the Miscou Island lighthouse. Intro Hi there!  Welcome to the...

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VOCL 008 – Would You Like Fries With That?

VOCL 008 – Would You Like Fries With That?

Show Summary: The NB Study Group’s 4th day on the road.  Places visited included the McCain factory and the Potato World restaurant in Florenceville-Bristol, a joint university/college in Edmunston, and an unexpected stop in Grand Falls. Intro Hi there!  Welcome to...

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VOCL 007 – Now That’s a Bang!

VOCL 007 – Now That’s a Bang!

Show Summary: The NB Study Group’s 3rd day on the road.  Places visited included Canadian Forces Base Gagetown, the Military Family Resource Centre, an artillery training exercise, tours of Irving Oil and JD Irving facilities, a dinner with Saint John business people...

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VOCL 007 – Now That’s a Bang!

VOCL 007 – Now That’s a Bang!

Show Summary: The NB Study Group’s 3rd day on the road.  Places visited included Canadian Forces Base Gagetown, the Military Family Resource Centre, an artillery training exercise, tours of Irving Oil and JD Irving facilities, a dinner with Saint John business people...

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VOCL 006 – An Evening with the Lieutenant Governor

VOCL 006 – An Evening with the Lieutenant Governor

Show Summary: The NB Study Group’s 2nd day on the road with speakers as Dawn Russel (STU President), panel discussions (executives from the from the Wallace McCain Institute, Ganong Bros., NB2026, 21inc, New Brunswick Business Council, Future NB, Agora Mobile,...

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VOCL 005 – We’re Going to New Brunswick!

VOCL 005 – We’re Going to New Brunswick!

Show Summary: Recapping the New Brunswick Study Group’s first day on the road as part of the 2012 Governor General’s Canadian Leadership Conference.  Locations visited included the PCS mine, Sully’s Ice Cream Parlour (Bruce Northrup, Minister of Natural Resources, and...

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