Episodes

Cartt.ca podcast: Head of Ericsson Canada gives glimpse into future

Nov. 2, 2022

By Bill Roberts WHILE MANY NORTH AMERICANS might think social media has a mostly negative effect on society, Jeanette Irekvist (below) vice-president and head of Ericsson Canada, is convincingly seeing the glass as more than…

Cartt.ca Podcast: Ophira Calof, Lisa Clarkson discuss ReelAbilities Film Festival, CBC partnership AccessCBC

Aug. 8, 2022

For a transcript of the podcast, please scroll down. By Bill Roberts THE RICK HANSEN FOUNDATION promotes a poignant rubric that “One in five Canadians is living with a disability… Thankfully, five in five Canadians can help …

Cartt.ca Podcast: CMF CEO Valerie Creighton is here to disrupt the status quo

May 25, 2022

By Bill Roberts A LOT CAN happen when you go to theatre school. For example, you can end up with the Order of Canada, an honorary Maverick Award, be designated as one of the 20 Most Powerful Women in Global TV, and cap it of…

Cartt.ca Podcast (PART TWO): Madeleine Redfern pulls few punches as she talks connectivity

May 10, 2022

By Bill Roberts This is the second part of a two-part series – for part one, please click here. IQALUIT – With part two of this two-part Cartt.ca special with Madeleine Redfern, the exploration of our North’s vital Internet …

Cartt.ca Podcast (PART ONE): Madeleine Redfern, Nunavut’s Internet visionary, says we can’t wait any longer to fibre the far north

May 4, 2022

By Bill Roberts IQALUIT – Norway, no slouch when it comes to successful innovation and widespread prosperity, has made it clear – the North is their future. Indeed, Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg, claims “the High Nor…

Cartt.ca Podcast: CBC’s Chris Wilson describes the chaos of broadcasting the last two Olympics

March 31, 2022

Both during the pandemic, less than a year apart By Bill Roberts CHRIS WILSON, THE CBC’s executive director of sports and Olympics, is described in an online posting as “a self-propelled leader with an entrepreneurial style…

Cartt.ca Podcast: CEO talks taking Telesat to new heights

March 10, 2022

By Bill Roberts OTTAWA – Well, I’ve met the closest person to the Dos Equis “The Most Interesting Man in the World” – and in Ottawa no less! Dan Goldberg (below), president and CEO of Telesat, was described by The Ottawa Bus…

Residents Not Heard?

Feb. 25, 2022

Kevin Klein speaks at #Winnipeg City Council asking colleagues to send a development back because residents were not properly informed. #wpgpoli #ForABetterWpg #mbpoli #development See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/p…

Mask Debate

Feb. 25, 2022

Kevin Klein speaks about the motion to keep the mask requirement in place at #Winnipeg City Hall after the Public Health Orders are lifted. #ForABetterWpg #wpgpoli #mbpoli See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy an…

Decriminalization Debate

Feb. 25, 2022

Members of the #Winnipeg City Council debated decriminalization of drugs in our community. #ForABetterWpg #wpgpoli See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com/priva…

Here we go again

Feb. 23, 2022

Allegations of financial mismanagement at the City of #Winnipeg once again. Some City Councillors are calling for meetings, but are they really going to fix the real problem? #ForABetterWpg #wpgpoli #mbpoli See Privacy Pol…

The Cartt.ca Podcast: NSI president, CEO Joy Loewen inspires diversity on Canadian screens

Feb. 22, 2022

By Bill Roberts CANADIAN ARTIST GINALINA’S album Small but Mighty, a three-time Juno nominee and four-time Canadian Folk Music nominee, speaks to potential, to making the world a better place for all, to diversity, to inspir…

Klein Wanted Action

Feb. 11, 2022

Kevin Klein asked for support in taking real to address the noise and disruptions of #Winnipeg streets. #ForABetterWpg #wpgpoli #cdnpoli #mbpoli See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice…

Is #Winnipeg Desperate for Money?

Jan. 29, 2022

Kevin Klein speaks to Council questioning the need for, what he calls, a #Winnipeg Yard Sale. #wpgpoli #mbpoli #cdnpoli #ForABetterWpg See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https:…

Did you hear about this?

Jan. 27, 2022

Two #Winnipeg City Councillors want to legalize the use of drugs in the city. Kevin Klein shares his thoughts with you. A Council motion to have the police stop enforcement isn't the way to go. The Police Service leadershi…

Coming to Council

Jan. 21, 2022

Kevin Klein provides you the latest information on the John Blumberg Golf Course sale, which see the final vote January 27 at the #Winnipeg CIty Council meeting. #ForABetterWpg #wpgpoli #JohnBlumberg See Privacy Policy at …

John Blumberg Sale is a No

Jan. 18, 2022

Listen in as Kevin Klein shares some final thoughts on the proposed sale of the John Blumberg Golf Course lands at #Winnipeg City Hall January 17, 2022. Klein's moved a motion to stop the proposed sale, which passed 3 to 1.…

New Ward Projects Funded

Jan. 12, 2022

Kevin Klein shares details of some wonderful new community projects funded through the Charleswood-Tuxedo-Westwood ward. #ForABetterWpg #wpgpoli #Winnipeg #mbpoli See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and Califor…

Finally, recognition for composting

Jan. 12, 2022

Kevin Klein moved a motion on more than one occasion requesting the City of #Winnipeg to develop a program to encourage home composting. Klein also asked council members to delay any decision on landfill gas use to allow an…

John Blumberg Golf Sale

Jan. 11, 2022

Kevin Klein talks about the City of #Winnipeg's plan to sell the John Blumberg Golf Course. #ForABetterWpg #wpgpoli #cdnpoli See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.c…

It won't be easy, but Winnipeg is worth it.

Jan. 9, 2022

Kevin Klein answers a question posed to him by a member of the #Winnipeg Media openly and directly. #wpgpoli #ForABetterWpg See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and California Privacy Notice at https://art19.com…

What is the truth?

Dec. 2, 2021

Playing with words, manipulation, targeted emotional advertising all of it happens with politicians. Klein shows you how the City is using it in #Winnipeg to break the bank. #wpgpoli #ForABetterWpg #mbpoli #cdnpoli See Pr…

A Win for Winnipeg

Nov. 27, 2021

There are over 200 homeless veterans living on the streets of #Winnipeg. 40% are indigenous, many are female and help is on the way. Kevin Klein talks about his successful motion that will allow Homes for Heroes to begin th…

The Cartt.ca Podcast: AMI CEO David Errington talks trashing tropes and thoughts on C-10

Nov. 12, 2021

By Bill Roberts Well, I’ve got a great candidate to fill the next opening for a CRTC Commissioner: David Errington (above), president and CEO of Accessible Media Inc. (AMI). Solid leadership credentials and a builder with 30…