#113 Jennifer Bennett – 1st Female Rear-Admiral in the RCN

Jennifer Jane Bennett, teacher, school administrator, women’s advocate, senior reserve naval officer became the first female rear-admiral in the Royal Canadian Navy (RCN) and the first female to be appointed chief of reserves and cadets, the most senior reserve officer position in the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF).

#112 George Forward – CEO NL Commissionaires

Retired naval captain George Forward took the helm as CEO of Newfoundland and Labrador Division Commissionaires in September 2019. He’s a highly accomplished military professional who brings over 30 years of leadership and executive experience, a career that took him around the world and back again. Joining Commissionaires allowed George to return to Brigus, hisContinue reading “#112 George Forward – CEO NL Commissionaires”

#111 Stan Hartling – CEO The Hartling Group

Stan Hartling (B.Comm, CA) plays a vital role in all aspects of The Hartling Group’s development projects – from initial design, feasibility studies, financing and promotion, to grand openings and the ongoing operations of each project. Stan also owns and operates Oceanside Realty, a licensed real estate brokerage firm in the Turks & Caicos Islands.Continue reading “#111 Stan Hartling – CEO The Hartling Group”

#110 Mandy Woodland – Entrepreneur

Mandy Woodland is a reformed commercial lawyer and molecular biologist and the cofounder of Jellyfish, working to help business owners achieve their own vision of success through bespoke innovation and design strategy. She loves to talk about design thinking, innovation strategy, inbound marketing, health tech, side hustles, and making things happen. Connect with Mandy onContinue reading “#110 Mandy Woodland – Entrepreneur”

#GaleForceWins tours The Palms Turks & Caicos

#GaleForceWins was in Turks & Caicos recording interviews onboard HMCS Harry DeWolf to send back to Canada. The sailors in Canada’s Navy are working hard away from their families and friends and #GaleForceWins wanted to be able to showcase the sailors in their “office” so Canadians could get a glimpse of who is working toContinue reading “#GaleForceWins tours The Palms Turks & Caicos”

HMCS Harry DeWolf messages home

HMCS Harry Dewolf is a Canadian Warship on deployment in the Caribbean. #GaleForceWins had the pleasure of meeting the ship in Turks & Caicos and recorded conversations with sailors in a series called “Force-8-Hometowners.” This video is a collage of the sailors greetings to their loved ones back home in Canada. All the interviews willContinue reading “HMCS Harry DeWolf messages home”

HMCS Montreal messages home

HMCS Montreal is a Canadian Warship on deployment in the Mediterranean. #GaleForceWins had the pleasure of meeting the ship in Greece and recorded 40 conversations in a series called “Force-8-Hometowners.” This is a collage of the sailors greetings to their loved ones back home in Canada. The full 40 interviews will be released in theContinue reading “HMCS Montreal messages home”

#109 Jeff Daniels – Work Safe Systems

Jeff is a Hazardous materials specialist with 30 years of knowledge and experience in emergency response and environmental remediation. Specializing in shock sensitive, bio-hazardous, explosive material, working at at height, confined space, gas detection and hazardous materials. Jeff is the President and Principal Consultant of Safe Work Solutions Inc. He offers concise and practical comprehensive safeContinue reading “#109 Jeff Daniels – Work Safe Systems”

#108 Steve Dinn – PAL Aerospace

Steve Dinn grew up in St. John’s with a brief stint in Ontario after graduating from university. Steve participated in numerous sports and his parents were very supportive. His father said he was “broke one time in his life and would never let it happen again.” That made Steve more conservative than others and hasContinue reading “#108 Steve Dinn – PAL Aerospace”

#107 Danny Fellingham – Tee Box Indoor Golf

Danny was born in New Zealand but grew up in Australia and moved to Canada, first to Vancouver by way of Edmonton then Ontario but then settled in Newfoundland and Labrador. Beaches were not for him and maybe that was a hint he might end up in NL. Danny attributes his parent’s positive attitude withContinue reading “#107 Danny Fellingham – Tee Box Indoor Golf”