Episode #99: Richard Peddie

Back in Girth Radio studios for a record third time, Richard Peddie talks with host Karim Kanji about ForABetterToronto.ca. Recorded live at Girth Radio. Listen below: Girth Radio MixCloud  Apple Podcasts Google Play Music Stitcher  TuneIn Pocket Casts You can also subscribe to the podcast via RSS Feed if you’re so inclined.

Episode #67: Richard Peddie

Former President and CEO of Maple Leafs Sports and Entertainment and current Toronto Foundation Vice Chair, Richard Peddie returns to the studio. This time Peddie and Karim talk about how to make Toronto a more liveable and caring city. Thanks to Gregg Tilston for this photo! Taken from outside Girth Radio studios inside Pacific Junction … Continue reading Episode #67: Richard Peddie

City Building with Richard Peddie

Last fall I had the pleasure to have former Maple Leafs Sports and Entertainment boss Richard Peddie in studio for a brief chat about his career and leadership style. Next week, Peddie is returning to the studio. This time we’re going to focus on city-building. Specifically, Toronto. In preparation for this episode, I’m sourcing questions … Continue reading City Building with Richard Peddie

Welcome! #42: Richard Peddie (former President + CEO of Maple Leafs Sports and Entertainment)

To many Toronto sports fans the name Richard Peddie is a familiar one. He was the President and CEO, for almost a decade and a half, of Maple Leafs Sports and Entertainment. Today Richard Peddie is my guest. We chat about his career before he was in the Toronto sports spotlight, various MLSE events and … Continue reading Welcome! #42: Richard Peddie (former President + CEO of Maple Leafs Sports and Entertainment)

Dai Williams: Women Win Toronto

Dai Williams is the Interim Co-chair and Communications Lead for Women Win Toronto. Women Win Toronto is a Toronto-based organization dedicated to train and prepare women from diverse backgrounds (including trans and gender non-conforming individuals) to run winning campaigns for the 2018 Toronto municipal election. Visit them at http://womenwinto.ca/ This is episode #142  of the Welcome! podcast. … Continue reading Dai Williams: Women Win Toronto

John Sewell: Former Toronto Mayor

John Sewell is Toronto’s 58th Mayor. Sewell was first elected to Toronto’s city council in 1969 and served as the city’s Mayor from 1978 until 1980. John Sewell was raised in the Beaches area of Toronto and earned his Law Degree from the University of Toronto. Sewell has always fought for the under represented and … Continue reading John Sewell: Former Toronto Mayor

Episode #118: Toronto – Chapter 1 – Introduction

Gregg Tilston and Karim Kanji both love Toronto. And maybe they have to because they live here. Gregg has literally traveled the world but still calls Toronto the best city in the world. Karim has travelled much less and has seen places around the world that “do things better” than Toronto. What does a day … Continue reading Episode #118: Toronto – Chapter 1 – Introduction