Category Archives: Event Highlights

In Review: David Cote – Winning Now, Winning Later

From humble beginnings in a small French-Canadian enclave of New Hampshire, to growing Honeywell’s ailing market cap from$20B to $120B, David Cote has lived to tell a few tales. As the leader of a Fortune 100 industrial conglomerate, he was known for empowering his organization to simultaneously pursue long-term strategies and achieve quarterly targets. He […]

In Review: The Canada-China Relationship with Ambassador Dominic Barton

In late February, we welcomed Ambassador Dominic Barton for a private hour to speak to members and guests about the evolving Canada-China relationship. With its undeniable growth and global impact, China plays a major role in Canadian business, whether or not you are in the market. CHANGING CHINA The country has become more assertive and […]

In Review: 2021 Economic Outlook with Benjamin Tal

In January we welcomed back Benjamin Tal, Deputy Chief Economist of CIBC Capital Markets, for his 2021 Economic Outlook. As always, Benjamin’s unique interpretation of economic data provided valuable insight for what we can expect in the coming year. A ROUGH, BUT SHORT, ROAD While we can’t sugarcoat our current circumstances, there are some positives […]

In Review: FOCUS ON: Financing

– Canada’s current financing and investment landscape – In partnership with Export Development Canada (EDC), OG100 recently hosted an interactive session with a panel of financial industry experts from EDC, BDC, Fulcrum Capital Partners and RBC who spoke to the OG100 membership about the current financing and investment landscape in Canada. Members appreciated a timely […]

In Review: Executive Roundtable with Peter Hall

On November 23, 2020, we had the pleasure of welcoming back Peter Hall, VP and Chief Economist with Export Development Canada, to discuss the shape of our economic recovery over the past six months. Peter offered a sector-by-sector look at where we are and EDC’s 2021 predictions for Canada. As necessity is the mother of […]

RECALCULATING: Semi-annual Symposium

Every November, the OG100 membership and invited guests unite for a day of learning and networking. We explore the issues of the day, reflect on common themes of the year, and project how these developments might impact the new calendar year. This session was a bit different as we couldn’t gather in person, but we […]