Archive for October, 2011

Behind The Scenes of the New Canadian Banknote – Part 2

With just a few weeks to go before the first banknotes from Canada’s new series enters into circulation, here’s another article detailing a behind the scenes look at the development of the new polymer notes. While a major goal of developing a new banknote series is to enhance security features, the design of the series […]

Behind The Scenes of the New Canadian Banknote

With just a few weeks to go before the first banknotes from Canada’s new series enters into circulation, here’s a behind the scenes look at the development of the new polymer notes. The development of Canada’s new polymer banknote series began nearly five years ago at the Bank of Canada. An advanced team of engine […]

“Entrepreneurial paper chief explains contrarian investing strategy” in the Globe & Mail’s Small Business Week Interview. (Part 3)

The Globe & Mail three part series called ‘Talking to Entrepreneurs’ featured Chad Wasilenkoff, CEO Fortress Paper. In part three of the Globe and Mail’s Small Business Editor Katherine Scarrow’s feature video interview with Fortress Paper CEO Chad Wasilenkoff, where she called Chad Wasilenkoff, Fortress Paper a “born entrepreneur”. Fortress Paper CEO Chad Wasilenkoff discusses […]

Globe & Mail Small Business Week Interview Featuring Fortress Paper (Part 2)

Globe & Mail Small Business Week Interview Featuring Fortress Paper (Part 2) In part two of the Globe and Mail’s Small Business Editor Katherine Scarrow’s feature interview with Fortress Paper CEO Chad Wasilenkoff, they discuss how printing and protecting money is big business for Fortress Paper. Mr. Wasilenkoff discusses Fortress Paper being the ‘sole maker’ […]

Fortress Paper Featured In Globe & Mail Small Business Week Video Series (Part 1)

As part of their coverage on Small Business Week, The Globe and Mail launched a three-part video series entitled Talking To Entrepreneurs focused on Fortress Paper Ltd. In the series the Globe and Mail’s Small Business Editor Katherine Scarrow sits down with Fortress Paper CEO Chad Wasilenkoff to discuss various aspects of his company. Speaking […]

UK To Introduce New £50 Note Next Month

Two years after unveiling its design, The Bank of England will introduce a new £50 banknote into circulation on November 2. The new note will feature the portraits of entrepreneur Matthew Boulton and engineer James Watts – a duo that pioneered the use of steam engines in textile manufacturing during the 18th century. This marks […]