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Gold industry CEO Kelvin Dushnisky says his youth on a farm near Birtle was the very important start of his career path.

Proudly Manitoban

Simple rural values serve well for life as a corporate executive on the world stage

No matter where life takes Kelvin Dushnisky, CEO of AngloGold Ashanti of Johannesburg, South Africa, he still considers Manitoba his home. “I have lived in a few places but unequivocally when I am asked where I call home, the answer is Manitoba,” says Dushnisky, formerly of Birtle. “I am very proudly Manitoban and I promote

The eighth annual Take the Leap rural entrepreneurship conference was held in Dauphin on October 17.

The rural Manitoba advantage

Take the Leap provides valuable business development tools for rural entrepreneurs

Rural Manitobans have big entrepreneurial dreams. The sizable turnout at this year’s Take the Leap conference in Dauphin Oct. 17 is just the latest sign of this, according to event organizers. Take the Leap, hosted by the Dauphin and District Chamber of Commerce, aims to provide insight into the resources available to these budding business