Dave Watson has had a good life. A very good life.
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.
When we think about exporting, , the advantages of being so close to the international border as Sarnia-Lambton is would certainly come to mind.
Some of us start an entrepreneurial journey later in life. For others, it may not come at all, with most people preferring to work in an organization where there’s at least a modicum of predictability, of security, or at least the expectation of a regular paycheque and work hours that are conducive to something other than work.
My Tuesday began with an email from Carol Launderville, who handles communications duties for the Canadian Coast Guard out of Sarnia.
Members of the Rotary Club of Sarnia Bluewaterland have made quite a tradition of their annual book sale that takes place starting this Friday, January 11 and runs through the weekend.
It was mid-2014 when members of the senior management team at Bluewater Power first began scoping out the creation of a homegrown internet service business, part of what has become the “group of companies” strategic direction that not only adds value for the municipally owned enterprise but positioned Sarnia-Lambton for future growth.
Kenn Poore is nothing if not persistent. The commercial real estate broker who came to Sarnia as a favour to his brother Richard, one of the people who wanted to restore the former Capitol Theatre into a showcase of live entertainment, was part of a development group that as early as 2013 was looking at the Sarnia General Hospital as an opportunity to better the city he’d come to love.
For Brian Maxfield, a self-described “Forest boy,” the joys of life are at least in part made possible through a habit of his: looking for problems that have not yet been solved—then finding ways to correct those problems.
Editor’s note: This story appeared in the debut print edition of Lambton Shield Just a few days after it appeared, it was announced that the team from Lambton College won the Enactus World Cup, where students competed in live rounds of presentations against 34 other international college and university teams.
Bluewater Health is pleased to announce that Dr. Obioma Ozumba, Psychiatrist, Dr.