Sharon Pearce-Mcleay

Sharon McLeay MA has a passion for stories, whether in the personal or business world. Over the past 40 years her articles have appeared in the Calgary Herald, the former Alberta Report news magazine and in corporate and trade periodicals. Her graduate work focused on life writing and has led her to ghost write three books in B.C., Alberta and Saskatchewan. Her work has also been published in the 2015 Cumbrae Circle and 2017 Rising Spirits Anthologies. When she is not writing Sharon teaches at Calgary's Alexandra Writer's Centre.

Articles by Sharon Pearce-Mcleay


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Consumers want more wholesome food and drink these days, and they want it now. Here's a look at how Alberta Elixir Bars are joining in on...

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The recent AccelerateAB conference in Calgary was filled with optimism about innovation, as well as cautionary notes about the...

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Despite stock volatility and plenty of challenges, investors are starting to jump into cannabis investments.

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The expansion of the province's petrochemical industry is proving to be bright spot for investors, and the province as a whole.

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With big pipeline projects stalled in the province, a few companies are coming up with innovative ways to transport bitumen safely and...

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Innovation hubs aren't always about technology. These three in Calgary focus apply a broader focus in helping startups succeed.

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We took a deep dive into Alberta's very big world of innovation hubs, what they're doing and whether it's working.

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The Cannabis Act's new regulations around hemp harvesting present opportunity for growers. Exactly how to make the most of it is still up...

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