What can your corporate sponsor do for you?

Have you noticed that there is a lot of talk about the recession? Have you seen retail partners offering recession discounts, value days, customer appreciation?  What do you think of these programs?  Are they any different from traditional discount offers from the past?  Are companies really making a commitment to stay close to their customers? What […]

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All Star Game Fan

I’ve been around for a long time and I’ve hear the complaints about the NHL all star game, and how the game is boring, and how there is no interest and the event needs to be changed.  I’ll be honest and say I haven’t been following it as much as I probably should have in […]

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MLSE Saving Local Rinks

I spend a lot of time outside skating – actually, I play shinny – this is a big deal in my family.  I love the fact that we can go to a local rink and do this – I’m sad that more kids don’t do this.  I’m so glad to see MLSE is donating and […]

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Should Schools Be Exempt from Corporate Sponsorship

I don’t think this is a new question, but is it still relevant?  If you are part of the public school system (I’m including Universities here), you will have some idea what I’m talking about.  Schools are so desperate for funding, the governement is cutting back, isn’t this a match made in heaven? Corporate invovlement […]

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Too much Olympics or Not Enough?

Is everyone only going to be talking about the Olympics?  Is this a good thing or a bad thing?  I’m thinking if you’ve just invested in the 2010 games, you’re thinking the former.  But is this an exclusive club?

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