Kiwanis Luncheon - Peter Weltman, Ontario’s Financial Accountability Officer

12:00 at the Ottawa Hunt and Golf Club

Peter Weltman, spoke about his role as Ontario’s Financial Accountability Officer and piqued our curiosity and interest in becoming a bit more aware of Ontario’s economic and fiscal situation. He stated that their office prepares the facts and have no opinion on recession or forecasts. There was discussion on Quebec’s labor force for female vs. male being the highest in the country which is attributable to their inexpensive child care. For more information on how Ontario is no longer the growth engine in Canada, Peter agreed to share his presentation which is attached. Their website for more information is and if for any questions Peter indicated you can contact him directly

Welcome New Member

Ron Mathurin, VP of Sales and Merchandising at La-Z-Boy Home Furnishings and Décor who was introduced by Tom Pullen on behalf of his sponsor Alan Smith.  Ron is the new Corporate Member representative from La-Z-Boy and will be joining Corporate Membership and Bed Race Committees. Welcome Ron!