Magnificent Men! Leadership Lunches 2016

DATES: February 5th, June 10th, October 14th  VENUE: Crystal Ballroom, Fairmont Palliser, 133 9th Ave SW, Calgary, AB.  Each Magnificent Men! Leadership Lunch speaker will tell us how he’s overcome the obstacles in his life and how he defines leadership. As well, he’ll give us some advice so we, too, can be better leaders. All lunches occur on Fridays starting on February 5th and end in the fall.  Bring your friends and colleagues! Register Today!

Meet our 2016 MM!LL Speakers


Alan Norris! President and CEO, Brookfield Residential Properties

October 14, 2016

As President and Chief Executive Officer of Brookfield Residential, one of North America’s largest real estate companies with assets in excess of $3.6 billion, Alan manages the overall operations of Brookfield Residential.

Alan Norris is a community builder in every sense. While building a world­class company, he shares his expertise with the Homeless Foundation which provides housing options for housing options for Calgarians. Norris is also the Chair of the Resolve Fundraising campaign to raise $120 million for affordable housing.

Brian Burke! President, Hockey Operations with the Calgary Flames

June 10, 2016

Brian_Burke-HS-5x7Harvard Law graduate, Brian Burke, brings an impressive resume and reputation to the Calgary Flames organization overseeing all hockey operations for the growing sports and entertainment group. His experience is vast ranging from his professional playing career to several executive positions both at the league and team level.

Brian Burke also serves as an advocate for the LGBT community. He acted as the Grand Marshal in Calgary’s 2015 Pride Parade and supports numerous community and charity events.

Dave Mowat! President & CEO, ATB; Chair, Alberta Royalty Review Committee

February 5, 2016

Dave Mowat has served in three chief executive posts, and used his training and instincts on the boards of prominent Canadian organizations, including Visa Canada. Today, Dave serves on the boards of STARS, Telus Community Foundation, MasterCard Canada, Alberta Blue Cross, and the Citadel Theatre. In 2012, Dave served the United Way of the Alberta Capital Region as its campaign chair.

In June 2007, Dave was hired as President and CEO of ATB Financial, the largest Alberta-based financial institution and a dynamic presence across the province.