CBC Prince Edward Island


Women in IT


ITAP, the Innovation and Technology Asssociation of PEI, is focusing it's efforts to encourage more women on P.E.I. to enter the Information Technology industry.  The program is called Women in IT, or WIT.  Margaret Gallant is with ITAP, and Maria Steele is with Deltaware, and they both joined Karen Mair in Studio to talk about Women in IT.

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Future Dragon Fund Contest - Kevin O'Leary

KevinO'LearyOct2013.jpgKevin O'Leary is one of the Dragons on Dragon's Den. He's probably the least loved Dragon, but he's showing his generous pay-it-forward side. He tells us how the Future Dragon Fund Contest could reward entrepreunerial students in grades 11 and 12. We reached Kevin O'Leary in his den.  You can see tonight on CBC Television.

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Dragons' Den - Jim Treliving

DragonsDenJimTreliving.jpgThe eighth season of Dragons' Den starts tonight on CBC Television. Jim Treliving, owner of Boston Pizza International, says this season of Dragons' Den is going to be great because the pitches are stronger, the Dragons are making more deals than ever before and more young people are learning how to do business from watching the show.

Jim Treliving spoke with Karen Mair about what makes a successful pitch.

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