Join us at 6:30 am for the Sturgeon County - State of the County Breakfast on March 17th, 2016, at the Morinville Community Cultural Centre. Mayor Tom Flynn will provide the annual State of the County address ... we will recieve an update on the Sturgeon Refinery from North West Redwater Partnership ... and we will enjoy a special presentation from Keynote Speaker, Todd Hirsch - ATB Financial's Chief Economist.
Guest Speaker Todd Hirsch, BA Honours Economics; MA Economics.
Todd Hirsch is ATB Financial's Chief Economist. He holds a BA Honours in Economics from the University of Alberta and an MA in Economics from the University of Calgary. For over 20 years, he’s worked as an economist at Canadian Pacific Railway, the Canada West Foundation and the Bank of Canada. For almost a decade, Todd taught economics at the University of Calgary. He released his first book, The Boiling Frog Dilemma: Saving Canada from Economic Decline in 2012. Todd provides economic commentary for several Canadian media outlets and is a regular columnist for the Globe and Mail. He currently serves on the University of Calgary Board of Governors and is the chair of the Calgary Arts Academy. Todd recently received the U of A’s Alumni Honour Award. He also writes an economic update that is sent to thousands of subscribers around the world everyday. It's called The Owl and you can subscribe at atb.com/economics.
Tickets are $20 and are available now!!