Sad News

It is with profound sadness that I have been told of the passing of a very close friend, Julianna Matyas.

Julianna was the co-founder of the children’s charity We […]

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Conference: 150 Years of Canadian Business History

I am pleased to be a convener for the Canadian Business History Association’s upcoming annual conference 150 Years of Canadian Business History.

The conference is being held at the […]

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Two New Corporate Histories Published – Sun Life Financial, and Manulife Financial

I am pleased that two of my recent corporate history articles have now been published by The Canadian Encyclopedia.  The histories of Sun Life Financial, and Manulife […]

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Joining the Leadership Board of the Toronto Ravine Strategy

I am thrilled to have been asked to join the City of Toronto’s Leadership Board for the Toronto Ravine Strategy. The Leadership Board is a small group […]

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A THIRD GENDER: BEAUTIFUL YOUTHS IN JAPANESE PRINTS Exhibition Opens to Rave Reviews in New York City

The blockbuster museum exhibition A Third Gender made its debut in New York City at the Japanese Society to rave reviews. The exhibit runs from March 10th […]

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A Tribute to Fellow Economist Chris Kobrak

It is with sincere sadness that I learned of the passing of a good friend, colleague and mentor in the economics profession.  Professor Chris Kobrak, fellow founder of […]

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