It was mid-1992 when the original founders of Langtree Controls—Noel Lambe, Jonathan Wong, and Wes Trevail—first exercised their collective vision for a different approach to providing service related to the controls business in Sarnia’s Chemical Valley.
Author Archives: J.D. Booth
J.D. Booth, our Publisher/Editor, has extensive experience in journalism and corporate communications. A resident of the Sarnia area since 1985, he has worked in industry and media. He was the founding editor and principal writer for a business oriented magazine between 2002 and 2006.
There’s a somewhat interesting connection with my podcast guest, mostly due to the fact that both our sons were in school together (and participated in each other’s weddings).
it’s not often that I get to catch up with someone who still calls me “David”—the name I grew up with family and throughout the first several years of my career as a writer/journalist.
There may be no more passionate person to talk about engineering than Dr.
There’s an age-old “truism” in real estate that points to the importance of location in making a decision.
When people talk about engineering, especially if they life in Sarnia-Lambton, there’s a better than average chance that they actually know someone who’s actually an engineer, a member of the Professional Engineers Ontario, the licensing and regulating body in the province.
We last spoke with Nathan Colquhoun about two years ago, when the (still) young entrepreneur had, with a few friends, started Refined Fool, a craft brewing operation with a location on Davis Street.
It wasn’t long into a conversation with Lisa Isaac, who runs Lisa Isaac HR Professional Services from her base in Sarnia-Lambton, that she proved insight into the need for the scope of services she provides—and, more to the point, how she’s saving her clients time AND money over the long term.
News that the City of Sarnia is about to embark on a full-scale review of various regulations in every department, the idea being to reduce or eliminate red tape, is a good start and one to be commended.
Kathleen Mundy has certainly made her mark in the community, having built a career from the ground up and taken it to heights even she may not have foreseen from her beginnings growing up in Petrolia.