#105 Barry Bennett & Chris Chafe Co-Owners Vu Restaurant

CHRIS CHAFE – Executive Chef At 17, Chris Chafe was pursuing studies at Memorial University and working part-time at a local restaurant. As he watched, he learned. And a passion for great food was ignited, inspiring a change of career plans. By 22, Chris had gone from dishwasher to Executive Chef, the youngest ever inContinue reading “#105 Barry Bennett & Chris Chafe Co-Owners Vu Restaurant”

#104 Wayne Howlett – Stephenville Entrepreneur

Wayne is an experienced business leader with an enduring love of rural Newfoundland and Labrador and all the exciting opportunity contained therein. He completed a formal education in Commerce at Memorial University Business School. He has been heavily involved in municipal politics, owned his own restaurant and retail gasoline operation. He came out of MUNContinue reading “#104 Wayne Howlett – Stephenville Entrepreneur”

#103 Jacqueline Lee – PolyUnity Tech Inc.

Jacqueline is an alumna of MUN, holding a Bachelor of Commerce in Finance, a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and a CPA designation. She has over 20 years experience in finance and business development with a diverse career spanning hospitality, property management, construction and technology. Jacqueline has extensive experience in establishing effective reporting and trackingContinue reading “#103 Jacqueline Lee – PolyUnity Tech Inc.”

#102 Dr. Chandra Kavanagh – Director Bounce Health Innovation

Dr. Chandra Kavanagh is the Director of Bounce Health Innovation. Bounce Health Innovation is a medical technology cluster and health innovation incubator. The vision of Bounce is to help Newfoundland and Labrador become the testbed for medical technology innovation in North America. Prior to this she served as the Ethics Officer for the Newfoundland and Labrador HealthContinue reading “#102 Dr. Chandra Kavanagh – Director Bounce Health Innovation”

#GaleForceWins celebrates #IWD2022 with clips from 34 female leaders

#GaleForceWins in all it’s various podcast activity has interviewed over 50 Women doing incredible things. This video is a compilation of short excerpts from 34 of them. Below is a list in the order they appear in this vieo with a link to the corresponding full epsiode: 1. Episode #4 – Michele Tessier – 3rdContinue reading “#GaleForceWins celebrates #IWD2022 with clips from 34 female leaders”

#101 Jennifer Bessell – CEO NLOWE

Jennifer Bessell is the chief executive officer with the Newfoundland and Labrador Organization of Women Entrepreneurs. Jennifer is an accomplished senior leader in the non-profit sector with extensive experience in both professional associations and charitable organizations. She has held executive director roles in both professional legal education and with the Canadian Bar Association as wellContinue reading “#101 Jennifer Bessell – CEO NLOWE”

#100 Gerard Murphy – Barefoot Facilitation Inc.

Gerard has a 30-year track record of excellence as a facilitator, educator, and speaker. His passion is helping people to engage in conversations that are impactful and influence individual, team and organizational performance. Gerard has worked provincially, nationally and internationally to provide facilitation, training and consulting services to clients within the voluntary, public and privateContinue reading “#100 Gerard Murphy – Barefoot Facilitation Inc.”

#99 David Scharf – Scharf Estate Law

Born and raised in Saskatoon, SK, Dave studied philosophy and law at the University of Saskatchewan in the 1980s.  A series of happy accidents led him from law, to restaurant manager, to naval officer and finally to broadcasting. He was the morning host at C95 FM in Saskatoon from 1993 to 2011, boasting the largestContinue reading “#99 David Scharf – Scharf Estate Law”

#98 Scott Neary – CEO Green Farm NL

Newfoundland is known to have above-average rates of obesity, heart disease, and diabetes.Scott Neary created Green Farm NL to solve a critical issue Newfoundlanders face, which is inaccessibility to healthy affordable foods. Scott and his team hope to make Newfoundland a healthier, happier more livable place! Connect with Scott on LinkedIn here: https://www.linkedin.com/in/scott-neary-16aa6187/Follow Green Farm on on Instagram:  https://www.instagram.com/greenfarmnl/FollowContinue reading “#98 Scott Neary – CEO Green Farm NL”

#97 Caitlin Noseworthy – CEO Saltwater Designs

Caitlin is the founder and CEO of Saltwater Designs Inc. and has recently started a coaching business, The Millionaire Mastermind focusing on helping female entrepreneurs reach their goals. She is also the recipient of the 2021 Business Builder Award presented by the St. John’s Board of Trade. Caitlin is a strong believer in partnerships and collaboration, she says that’sContinue reading “#97 Caitlin Noseworthy – CEO Saltwater Designs”