Halifaxmag.com, April 2016: Playwright Michael Melski debuts Creepy and Little Manson with Eastern Front Theatre

Photo: Kim Hart Macneill Playwright and director Michael Melski  is back on the stage in Halifax this week with his latest work Creepy and Little Manson. The play explores the real-life relationship between Charles Manson and legendary gangster Alvin "Creepy" Karpis. The two formed a relationship over guitar lessons during Manson's second stint in jail, before the [...]

By | March 31st, 2016|Halifax Magazine, Magazine, Online|0 Comments

The Herald Magazine March 2014: Nova Scotia universities driving economic growth

When Jessica Herron’s team started brainstorming ideas for their fourth-year entrepreneurship project in September they had no idea that their end goal would shift from earning an A to grabbing piece of a multibillion-dollar industry. Born out of a business plan-writing course at St. Mary’s University’s Sobey School of Business, BioMer Innovations is an early-stage company that will [...]

By | March 1st, 2014|Herald Magazine, Magazine|1 Comment

PROFIT Magazine March 2013: An Apple For the Tutor

Sixteen-year-old Brittany Gee-Moore is busier than most people twice her age. She's a student at the prestigious Stratford Hall, a Vancouver private school, and her evenings and weekends are packed with extra curriculars ranging from music lessons to circus classes. The school's International Baccalaureate program is challenging, and to ensure Brittany graduates and goes to [...]

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PROFIT Magazine October 2012: Mass Appeals

Most first-time entrepreneurs have to cold-call retailers and beg them to carry their inaugural product. But Jamie Kasza is already receiving enquiries from excited retailers clamouring for STACT, his innovative, wall-mounted wine rack—and it's not even in production yet. Kasza is one of a growing number of entrepreneurs bringing his product to market through "crowdfunding," [...]

By | October 1st, 2012|Magazine, PROFIT Magazine|0 Comments