September 14, 2012

Jim Treliving with Larry Updike l Katherine Bitney l Kristian Enright

September 20, 7:00 pm in the Atrium
An Evening with Jim Treliving
In conversation with 
Larry Updike, host of Up to Speed on CBC Radio One 89.3 FM / 990 AM 
Decisions: Making the Right Ones, Righting the Wrong Ones

Jim Treliving took the leap from the RCMP and started to build a global pizza empire. 

Decisions is for budding entrepreneurs and fans of the CBC’s Dragons’ Den
But it’s also for people who want to understand how lasting success is built and how steady wealth is created. It’s for people who want to make wiser decisions in business and in life, and become true leaders in their chosen field. 

Jim Treliving, one of the stars of CBC TV’s Dragons’ Den and The Big Decision, is co-owner of Boston Pizza, a global restaurant franchise with more than $1 billion in sales. He is on the board of the Hockey Canada Foundation, a co-owner of Mr. Lube and has interests in real estate development and sports franchising. Boston Pizza has been voted one of the 50 Best-Managed Private Companies in Canada each year since 1994, and the company was recently recognized as one of Canada’s Top 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures.

September 20, 8:00 pm in Prairie Ink Restaurant
Dual launch 

Katherine Bitney’s fourth collection of poetry, Firewalk, erupts into a shamanistic journey through mind, body and spirit.  Firewalk questions our modern way of living and seeks to rediscover the central nature of humanity.
A founding member of the Manitoba Writers’ Guild and Prairie Fire magazine, she has collaborated on the Boreality Project.

Kristian Enright’s debut poetry collection Sonar wrestles with language, mental health and identity.  His work has been shortlisted for the Matrix Magazine Litpop awards and for the Robert Kroetsch Award for Innovative Poetry.  

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