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Catherine Wreford Ledlow is a River Heights mom, wife, teacher and performer. She’s also an inspiration, and we wanted to help her get the word out about what she was trying to achieve. Catherine found out she had brain cancer in 2013, just weeks after her second child was born. Diagnosed with a similar cancer…

The best performances are the ones that look unrehearsed. That goes for comedy, drama and media interviews. Like stage actors, the best interview subjects have taken the time to practice with media training. Unfortunately, there’s a perception that anyone who takes media training is just learning how to become a better liar. This accusation is often leveled at…

Vulgarity is all around us these days. We see it in the Hollywood fanzines all the time where singers and actors and other celebs (real and imagined) spit out some obscenity or another. Publicity follows this kind of ‘bad boy’ (or girl) behaviour, which leads some to believe that it’s desirable. Winnipeg’s restaurant scene has…

We began working with Winnipeg’s Misericordia Health Centre Foundation in autumn 2010 and we’re proud to say that our work has increased outreach and awareness about the foundation. When they first approached us, the Foundation was in need of improving its communications with both media and the public in Winnipeg and across Manitoba. Previously the Foundation…