Allan Cleiren, CPA, CA, ICD.D - Mr. Cleiren is the Chief Operating Officer for Aurora Cannabis Inc., a publicly traded company. He is a Chartered Professional Accountant with over 25 years of executive and financial management experience in both private and public companies.
Synergy Network's monthly breakfast meetings are the last Wednesday of each month, with the exceptions of December and August. In addition to the monthly breakfast meetings, our group hosts The Fall Social, Spring Social, our Annual Golf Tournament and informal Lounge Nights. All events invitations are sent out by Eventbrite to members.
Every month, on the first or second Thursday, we get together at a different venue for food, drink, and fellowship.
Please check your email for an invite and RSVP so we can make sure this month's venue is ready for us!
On Wednesday, June 28th, 2017, join us for Synergy Network's 2017 Golf Tournament held at Highlands Golf Club. Golf Tournament follows this month's breakfast meeting featuring Edmonton Eskimo's President & CEO, Len Rhodes.
Len Rhodes has a clear vision for the Edmonton Eskimo Football Club and that is to create a sports and entertainment experience worthy of champions. He maintains the highest standards for on-field success, the stadium fan experience and is dedicated to enhancing the Eskimos presence in the community.
Ted Nash is a young serial entrepreneur who has been creating online companies from the age of 12 and was the world’s first teenager to achieve 1m App Store downloads when he was 17. Named one of Forbes’ 30 Under 30 in 2015, he was also recognized as the ‘Global Mobile Innovator Of The Year’ at Mobile World Congress later that year.
Shawn Kanungo is a sought-after keynote speaker and strategist. Over the past decade with Deloitte, he has been recognized nationally and globally for his work in the innovation space. Shawn works with corporate executives to better understand and plan for the opportunities and threats associated with disruptive innovation.
Born in Yellowknife, NWT, Bob is a graduate of the University of Alberta Faculty of Law and practiced law and was a senior partner with the respected Alberta law firm, Brownlee LLP, where he served on the firm’s management committee for many years. During his legal career of 25 years, Bob appeared in all levels of Court including the Supreme Court of Canada.
Peter Legge is an inspiration to anyone who meets him! He lives his life dream as an internationally acclaimed professional speaker, a bestselling author, and as Chairman & CEO of the largest, independently owned magazine publishing company in Western Canada – Canada Wide Media Limited. He is a community leader tirelessly devoting his time to many worthwhile organizations. Peter is a past Chair of the Vancouver Board of Trade.
Connecting People, Places and Goods
Tom Ruth joined Edmonton Airports as President and Chief Executive Officer on January 27, 2014. Edmonton International Airport (EIA) is Canada’s fastest growing airport in the last decade and Tom is responsible for the management and operation of both EIA as well as the nearby Villeneuve Airport which serves the general and recreational aviation sectors.
Ian MacGregor, Chairman & CEO of NW Refining Inc. (50% partner in North West Redwater Partnership which is constructing a $25 billion dollar bitumen refining complex in Alberta’s Industrial Heartland (which includes CO2 capture & storage as an integral part of the design). Ian is also Chairman of Enhance Energy Inc.
Annual General Meeting of the Synergy Network being held January 19th, 2017 at 5:00 P.M. at the Chateau Lacombe Hotel Edmonton, Alberta. Stick around for a beverage and some quality social time after the meeting!
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November Breakfast - Women in Education Panel | Dr. Perri Sinal-Skelton | Dr. Jodi L. Abbott | Heather McCaw
- Dr. Perri Sinal-Skelton is a professional accountant and academic.
- Dr. Jodi L. Abbott became NorQuest College's President and CEO in 2010.
- Heather McCaw has more than 25 years’ experience in university fundraising and strategic business partnership.
This is the big one folks !! You don't want to miss it !
Every fall Synergy Network puts on this absolutely fantastic invitation-only social event where 5-700 of Synergy Network's finest friends come out for a drink, bite and great conversation. Mark your calenders !
Parking is included - just register your license plate upon arrival!
Rogers Place & The Bissell Centre's Vision
Gary St Amand: Gary has extensive experience providing leadership in non-profit settings. He has been the CEO at the Bissell Centre for the past year and was previously involved in other leading roles with Bissell for over three years prior. Gary is a member of the EndPovertyEdmonton Taskforce Implementation Team and has led the development of a number of major poverty and homelessness elimination initiatives.
- Simon O'Byrne is an award-winning urban designer and planner and is Vice President of Stantec’s Urban Planning and the Sector Leader for Community Development in Canada.
- Brian D. Baker is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Melcor Developments Ltd.
River City Events presents Synergy's annual Golf Tournament! Mark your calendars for a shotgun start at 1pm on June 1st! Cost of $175 per golfer includes dinner and great company.
We are still looking to fill a few hole and prize sponsors - please contact firstname.lastname@example.org to get involved!
Download the 2016 River City Events - Synergy Golf Tournament form here.
CAPPs Energy Citizens Program
Brad Tennant is the manager of CAPP's Energy Citizens program, an ongoing campaign encouraging Canadians to tell the positive story of Canadian energy development.
After recognizing the need for a more balanced discussion around Canada’s energy industry, CAPP launched the Energy Citizens program in late 2014. With his years of political campaign and advocacy experience, Brad was brought on board to kickstart supporter identification and engagement. The program has been active throughout Canada and after a little more than a year has the support of more than 100,000 Canadians.
Together, Kori Chillbeck & Matt Moreau manage the day to day operations of the company, liaise with the United Nations and their staff globally, as well as grow sales and support for the mission.manage the day to day operations of the company, liaise with the United Nations and their staff globally, as well as grow sales and support for the mission.
Jason Pinnock is currently the Chief Executive Officer of DynaLIFEDx, one of Alberta’s largest private healthcare organizations. At over 1100 employees DynaLIFEDx is Canada’s most regarded multidisciplinary clinical laboratory organization and is recognized as one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies.