Varcoe: Power changes unveiled in Alberta, but a bigger jolt awaits

Pictured is a power line in Calgary. Azin Ghaffari / Azin Ghaffari/Postmedia Calgary The provincial government just sent a small spark through Alberta’s power market. A bigger jolt could come in the next few weeks. The Kenney government introduced legislative…

Brooks: Brookline celebrates 15th anniversary in style

Pictured at Brookline Public Relations’ 15th anniversary celebration Oct. 1 at Bridgette Bar are Brookline principal Shauna MacDonald and her husband Shane Hooker, CEO of Sanjel Energy Services. The sparkly soiree featured a surprise performance by Paul Brandt. Bill Brooks…

Varcoe: Don’t call it a comeback — yet — but Calgary’s economy is in transition

Mary Moran, president and CEO of Calgary Economic Development speaks Wednesday during the organization’s outlook luncheon. Jim Wells/Postmedia Five years into a gruelling economic downturn, it’s time for Calgary — and Alberta — to change the tune. The slide in…

CED launches new ad campaign to attract tech workers, restore Calgary’s ‘entrepreneurial’ reputation

A new $4 million ad campaign aimed at attracting tech talent to Calgary will also attempt to combat a growing perception that the city has lost some of its entrepreneurial spirit, Calgary Economic Development said Wednesday. Mary Moran, President and…