Wayne Gretzky in Lethbridge for Greatness in Leadership Conference
Approximately 1,600 people attend the 2014 Greatness in Leadership Conference, sponsored in part by EDL. This event features world class leaders such as 2013 First Nations Youth Achiever Gabrielle Scrimshaw, Disney U’s founder Doug Lipp and hockey legend Wayne Gretzky.
EDL CEO Cheryl Dick emcees the event and moderates an expert panel, including Bob Nicholson, former CEO of Hockey Canada, Daryl Ritchie, CEO of MNP, and Carolyn Richardson Hursh, Chairman of the Board for James Richardson & Sons Ltd.
The Twitter hashtag #99inYQL became a Canada-wide trending topic for six hours (even occupying the top spot) as attendees Tweeted live updates throughout the day.