Peter C. Newman
Legendary Journalist and Author
Love it or hate it, it's hard to ignore Peter C. Newman's influence on how millions of Canadians view business, politics and the pursuit of power in Canada.
Newman built a name for himself as a pioneer in investigative journalism, and rose to the top of his field in a career that has spanned five decades. The former editor of Canada's largest newspaper, The Toronto Star, and its most influential magazine, Maclean's, Newman is the author of no less than 20 books and has won the most prestigious journalism awards in the country.
Known for gaining access and insight into the most guarded public and private enterprises, Newman shares fascinating stories and provides important context to today's business world and the ever-constant quest for power.
"We were delighted and entertained by his humour. The lengthy question period was very clear evidence that he had provoked the minds and interest of our people."
Great West Life