Coffee With...Sandy Sharkey

COFFEE WITH, IS A NEW SOCIAL MEDIA PROJECT NORMAN JACK (FORMERLY OF CFRA RADIO) AND I HAVE LAUNCHED.   AS JOURNALISTS IT'S HARD TO PUT AWAY YOUR CURIOSITY HAT WHEN YOU LEAVE AN INDUSTRY THAT WAS YOUR LIFE.  SO,  TOGETHER WE DECIDED TO CONTINUE TALKING TO INTERESTING PEOPLE AND SHARE OUR CONVERSATIONS WITH YOU.  NORM AND I  WILL ALTERNATE WEEKS.  THIS IS THE FIRST COFFEE WITH FEATURING SANDY SHARKEY, A WELL KNOWN RADIO VOICE IN OTTAWA WHO NOW HAS A NEW PASSION.   

COFFEE WITH WILL ALWAYS BE POSTED FIRST TO OUR YOUTUBE CHANNEL.  BY SUBSCRIBING YOU WILL BE INFORMED WHEN A NEW CONVERSATION IS READY TO BE VIEWED.   JOIN THOSE WHO HAVE ALREADY DONE SO.   THANKS!    Bit.ly/2oyWFew

IF YOU KNOW SOMEONE YOU WOULD LIKE US TO INTERVIEW LET US KNOW   COFFEEWITHOTTAWA@GMAIL.COM

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INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY 2018

WOMEN IN OTTAWA HAD A NUMBER OF CEREMONIES TO CHOOSE FROM TO CELEBRATE INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY.  I ACCEPTED MAYOR JIM WATSON’S INVITATION TO A BREAKFAST RECEPTION AT CITY HALL. 

IT FEATURED THREE STRONG WOMEN AMBASSADORS WHO NOW CALL OTTAWA HOME.   HER EXCELLENCY SUSAN LE JEUNE d’ALLEGEERSHECQUE, BRITISH HIGH COMMISSONER TO CANADA,  HER EXCELLENCY KAREEN RISPAL, AMBASSADOR OF FRANCE TO CANADA AND HER EXCELLENCY SABINE SPARWASSER, AMBASSADOR OF THE FEDERAL REPUPUBLIC.