Type A | Mar 26, 2012 | 9:53

WEB EXTRA: Extended Interview with WIND CEO Tony Lacavera

Tony Lacavera calls himself a wireless warrior. And when your competition is Bell, Rogers and Telus you really have to be a fighter. Tony is the CEO of WIND Mobile, a Canadian cell phone company that entered the market a few years ago, offering less expensive plans. He was in our Toronto studio for this interview with Rod Love.

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Type A - WEB EXTRA: Extended Interview with Westjet co-founder Clive BeddoeMar 26, 2012 | 11:52Type A WEB EXTRA: Extended Interview with Westjet co-founder Clive Beddoe Audio
Type A WEB EXTRA: Extended Interview with Westjet co-founder Clive Beddoe Mar 26, 2012 | 11:52Clive Beddoe, along with three partners, started Westjet Airlines in 1996. Today, Westjet is the second largest carrier in the country, with eight-three hundred employees. There's no union. They share in profits. He spent a decade as President and CEO of Westjet and now Clive is the chair of the Board of Directors. Here is his full interview with Rod Love.
Type A - WEB EXTRA - Dru Stevenson on Privatization in the USAFeb 13, 2012 | 19:41Type A WEB EXTRA - Dru Stevenson on Privatization in the USA Audio
Type A WEB EXTRA - Dru Stevenson on Privatization in the USA Feb 13, 2012 | 19:41From food inspections to foster care to prisons, private sector takeovers seem to be sweeping across America. That presents some cautionary tales for Canadians. Here's our extended interview with Dru Stevenson, an American law professor and author of PrivatizationBlog.com
Type A - WEB EXTRA - Extended Interview with Mayor Billy Joe MacLeanMar 7, 2012 | 11:23Type A WEB EXTRA - Extended Interview with Mayor Billy Joe MacLean Audio
Type A WEB EXTRA - Extended Interview with Mayor Billy Joe MacLean Mar 7, 2012 | 11:23Mayor Billy Joe MacLean of Port Hawkesbury, Nova Scotia talks to Rod about his town's declining population.
Type A - The Innovators (Web extra)Mar 13, 2012 | 10:47Type A The Innovators (Web extra) Audio
Type A The Innovators (Web extra) Mar 13, 2012 | 10:47Here are a few of stories and thoughts from Canadian innovators on how to create the jobs of the future and spur the knowledge economy. Included are: Anatoly Dobrovinsky of Gossipz in Toronto, Capt. Tony Patterson of VMT Technologies in St. John's Newfoundland and John Rivenell of Sage Data Solutions in Ottawa.
Type A - Hockey and Canadian Companies with Joel BakanJan 23, 2012 | 1:05Type A Hockey and Canadian Companies with Joel Bakan Audio
Type A Hockey and Canadian Companies with Joel Bakan Jan 23, 2012 | 1:05Web extra: Joel Bakan explains how Canada's favourite sport can also set the rules in a boardroom.
Type A - U.S. educational reform with Jamie McKenzieJan 30, 2012 | 11:51Type A U.S. educational reform with Jamie McKenzie Audio
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Type A - Canada-U.S. Relations with George Haynal (Web extra)Feb 6, 2012 | 6:54Type A Canada-U.S. Relations with George Haynal (Web extra) Audio
Type A Canada-U.S. Relations with George Haynal (Web extra) Feb 6, 2012 | 6:54Karin's full interview with George Haynal. He's experienced the Canada-US border as a diplomat, corporate executive and as an academic observer over the past two decades.
Type A - WEB EXTRA - Larry Brown on Private Liquor StoresFeb 13, 2012 | 5:56Type A WEB EXTRA - Larry Brown on Private Liquor Stores Audio
Type A WEB EXTRA - Larry Brown on Private Liquor Stores Feb 13, 2012 | 5:56Despite the positive experiences here in Alberta (including Rod Love's!) not everyone believes private alcohol sales are a good idea. Larry Brown is the national secretary-treasurer for the National Union of Public and General Employees. This is HIS case against privatization.
Type A - WEB EXTRA - Bob Richards on Debt CollectingFeb 27, 2012 | 2:45Type A WEB EXTRA - Bob Richards on Debt Collecting Audio
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Type A - WEB EXTRA - Extended Interview with Gordon PittsMar 7, 2012 | 22:14Type A WEB EXTRA - Extended Interview with Gordon Pitts Audio
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Type A - WEB EXTRA - Advice from Calgary Mayor Naheed NenshiMar 8, 2012 | 1:05Type A WEB EXTRA - Advice from Calgary Mayor Naheed Nenshi Audio
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Type A - Saving Canada from economic decline (Web exclusive)Mar 12, 2012 | 13:00Type A Saving Canada from economic decline (Web exclusive) Audio
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Type A - WEB EXTRA: Geoff Dubrow on how to get a jobMar 13, 2012 | 10:27Type A WEB EXTRA: Geoff Dubrow on how to get a job Audio
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Type A - WEB EXTRA: Kevin Page on ChileMar 22, 2012 | 1:12Type A WEB EXTRA: Kevin Page on Chile Audio
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Type A - WEB EXTRA: Joe Wasylyk on SeniorpreneursMar 26, 2012 | 9:20Type A WEB EXTRA: Joe Wasylyk on Seniorpreneurs Audio
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