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The Henry Bernick Entrepreneurship Centre is proud to be awarding the 2020 Henry Bernick Award Medals to three deserving winners!

Join us for this exciting event and have the opportunity to hear keynote speaker Ron Tite. Ron has been named one of the Top 10 Creative Canadians! A best-selling author, speaker, producer, and entrepreneur, Ron has been an award-winning advertising writer and creative director for some of the world’s most respected brands including Air France, Evian, Fidelity, Hershey, Johnson & Johnson, Kraft, Intel, Microsoft, Volvo and many others.

Whether you are an entrepreneur or work locally - you will be entertained and educated.

Event Details:
Date: April 7, 2020
Location: Georgian Theatre, Georgian College Barrie Campus
Time: 5:00 - 6:30 pm

Agenda:
5:00 pm
Henry Bernick Medals Awarded

5:30 pm
Opening remarks by Howard Bernick
Keynote Speaker – Ron Tite

6:15 pm
Ron Tite Q&A

6:30 pm
Event ends

About the Awards:
The Henry Bernick Medal commemorates the qualities of its namesake, Henry Bernick. Henry was a strong and principled man, a mentor and teacher, businessman and philanthropist. He was a friend and supporter of Georgian College and his donation allowed for the creation of the Henry Bernick Entrepreneurship Centre. It is the intention of the Awards Committee to present up to three medals per year to deserving recipients across three distinct categories:

Student Entrepreneur
Community Entrepreneur
Entrepreneurs’ Champion


Keynote Speaker: Ron Tite

A best-selling author, speaker, producer, and entrepreneur, Ron Tite has always blurred the lines between art and commerce. He has been an award-winning advertising writer and creative director for some of the world’s most respected brands including Air France, Evian, Fidelity, Hershey, Johnson & Johnson, Kraft, Intel, Microsoft, Volvo and many others.

He is founder of Church+State, host and executive producer of the hit podcast, “The Coup”, and publisher of This is That Travel Guide to Canada – a best-selling and award-winning satirical book. He has written for television. Penned a children’s book. Wrote, produced and performed a hit play. Created a branded art gallery. And was executive producer & host of the award-winning comedy show, Monkey Toast.

In demand as a speaker all over the world, Ron speaks to leading organizations about leadership, disruption, branding, and creativity. Ron’s first book, Everyone’s An Artist – Or At Least They Should Be (Co-written by Scott Kavanagh and Christopher Novais), was published by HarperCollins in 2016. His most recent book, Think Do Say: How to Seize Attention and Build Trust in a Busy Busy World, hit store shelves in October or 2019.

For Ron's full story please visit:
http://rontite.com/


Opening Remarks: Howard Bernick

Howard Bernick is the son of Henry Bernick, a friend of Georgian College, and a supporter of the Henry Bernick Entrepreneurship Centre. Howard serves as President of Bernick Advisory Ltd. Previously Mr. Bernick served as President and CEO of Alberto-Culver and President of Alberto-Culver International. Mr. Bernick has been a Director of Alberta Culver, Wm. Wrigley Jr., Del Taco Restaurants and Mead Johnson Nutrition.

Having spent over 40 years in business, Howard has developed six key learnings as to what makes an organization successful.

Prioritize

Focus

Execute

Fewer

Bigger

Faster

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