Connecting with General Managers
Mar21

Connecting with General Managers

Generally speaking, city GMs do not have a great deal of time. That said, every City of Calgary General Manager took a few minutes to sit down with me on set and talk about the 4 year business cycle ahead of them. This series was a rare and semi casual insight into the business motivators that drive each of The City’s divisions.

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“Well done Corporate Services”
Dec18

“Well done Corporate Services”

This voice over gig was a bit self serving. At the time my own business team counted among all of Corporate Services. I was only too happy to speak about the great work and achievements of my coworkers!

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Nevco Scoreboard – Quick set up guides for Hockey (Illustrated)

SCORE KEEPERS: set up your hockey scoreboards in minutes with this collection of 6 quick start routines. Enter the game time, assign a penalty and add goals in 4 steps or less on a Nevco MPC-6 scoreboard Printable...

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New Dir. of Animal & Bylaw Services
Jul15

New Dir. of Animal & Bylaw Services

Ryan Jestin was known best as the Director of Roads for many years. This interview helped re-introduce him to city staff as the newly appointed Director of Animal & Bylaw Services.

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Flood preparations – Behind the scenes
Jun23

Flood preparations – Behind the scenes

After The City of Calgary experienced the flood in 2013 a follow up round of proactive communication was prepared to help citizens and businesses in the community learn how to better prepare for emergencies. These vignets and interviews were meant to visually and audibly reinforce the key messages that the community needed to know.  I was honoured to serve as the host of each segment.

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LinkUP – Connecting PMs with mentors
Mar05

LinkUP – Connecting PMs with mentors

This promotional video was used to drive subscriptions to a new mentee and mentor matching system. The intent was to profile available mentors and motivate PMs in need of a mentor to sign up and connect with the professionals mentioned in this video. The audience for this promo were vey niche but the program uptake was a huge success! Shortly after launch – all of the available mentors were paired with an eager mentee.

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Public Art Application (iOS)
Mar11

Public Art Application (iOS)

The Downtown Public Art Circuit app, presented by The City of Calgary Public Art Program, introduces users to a selection of artworks from the Public Art Collection located in downtown Calgary. This was a wonderful opportunity for me to collaborate with city coworkers in both Public Art and IT. My vocal production/contribution to this project gave me first hand experience with mobile application development. View in iTunes View on...

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The Nest Learning Thermostat
Feb09

The Nest Learning Thermostat

It’s true, a $250 thermostat that has it’s own Android and iPhone app! At first glance that sounds absolutely nutty but when you factor in the this app-o-stat could save you hundreds of dollars on your utility bill then this begins to sound partially reasonable. I’d buy it because I love programming gadgets and admittedly my own programmable thermostat is boring. I pulled a Ron PoPiel with mine: set it and forgot it!...

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