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Putting the YEG in Edmonton! Yeg.Me interviews with host Rob LeLacheur. Join Rob as he gets to know his guests a bit better and of course, lots of discussion about YEG (Edmonton).


Sheyanne Levall-Crouse - YEG Me about STARS air ambulance
Oct 4 • 30 min
Say hello to Sheyanne Levall-Crouse. She is the Development officer of Events for STARS Air ambulance. She is very experienced in event promotions and has a long history of working in the world of fundraising. She is a NAIT grad that brings a strong…
Mack Male - YEG Me about Taproot Edmonton
Aug 16 • 35 min
Mack Male is one of the co-founders of Taproot Edmonton. Taproot Edmonton is a source of curiosity-driven stories about our city, cultivated by the community. They’re goal is to provide great local journalism. They want to replace what is being lost with…
Doug McLean - YEG Me about Edmonton Tourism
Aug 2 • 32 min
Doug is with Edmonton Economic Development Corporation. He’s the Director of Events with Edmonton Tourism and shares some great stories of what’s happening in Edmonton’s event world. He is also heavily involved in University Sports and has many great…
Pam Kirby - YEG Me about being a Bear DJ
Jul 19 • 25 min
So much fun sitting down with Pam Kirby for the YEG Me podcast. Pam is the evening host at 100.3 the Bear where you can listen to her from 7pm to midnight through the week. She came from the Peg but we won’t hold that against her. She’s dabbled in the…
Carly Klassen - YEG Me about the Alberta Music scene
Jul 4 • 21 min
There is music….and then there is Alberta music! It was great to sit down with Carly Klassen, the Executive Director of Alberta Music on the YEG Me podcast. She leads the team that is a non-profit, service-based association dedicated to helping…
Teresa Spinelli - YEG Me about the family business
Jun 21 • 15 min
It was great to sit down with Teresa Spinelli from the Italian Centre. As President of the Italian Centre, she leads a team of over 500 staff with 3 locations in Edmonton and 1 in Calgary. They are a specialty grocer and gathering place for Alberta…
Stephen Bourdeau - YEG Me about marathons and events
Jun 13 • 31 min
He is the General Manager for the World Triathlon Series Edmonton which oversees the 2020 ITU World Triathlon Grand Final As well as the 2018/2019 ITU World Triathlon Series Edmonton. He’s been a staple in the event business for 20 years with experience…
Rick Harvey - YEG Me about Edmonton Mentorship
Jun 7 • 32 min
Meet Rick Harvey One on one chat with one the mentors in my life. He’s left his mark on the leadership community of Edmonton and we were thrilled to have him on the YEG Me podcast. He has a BIG IDEA: To make leaders and their companies 10 times more…
Allan Mott - YEG Me some B-Movie gold
May 30 • 31 min
Allan Mott - So much fun to have local Edmontonian Allan join us to talk about his writing career and creative touch points in our community. To go along with his passion for B-Movies, he’s a book writer too! A few years back he was allowed to publish his…
Dave Jamieson - YEG Me some Edmonton sports stories
May 23 • 34 min
Dave Jamieson of TSN 1260 It was so great to sit down with Dave on the YEG Me podcast. He is a man of many talents! He once put out a raging barbecue fire with nothing more than an old dish towel and a steely glance, and he now brings his unique and…
Kyle Dube - YEG Me about getting Edmonton youth out of harms way
May 17 • 26 min
Let’s chat with Kyle Dube, the Executive Director of Youcan Youth Services in Edmonton. An Edmonton champion focused on social justice and moving the city’s youth out of harms way. Learn more about Youcan: http://www.youcan.ca So what is Yeg Me all about?…
Terry Jones - YEG Me some stories from Edmonton’s most prolific sports writer
May 10 • 41 min
Edmonton’s most prolific sports columnist, Terry Jones came by to chat about Edmonton sports and more for the YEG Me podcast. He shares a great story about how he got into the writing business and shared his radio DJ talents…. TJ the DJ! He’s in the…
Marty Forbes - YEG Me about 50 years of radio
May 2 • 35 min
Marty Forbes was our guest on YEG Me the podcast. He is the 49 year media guy (we hope to be invited to the 50th party!). He’s part of radio royalty in the Edmonton market and has touched a significant number of radio stations across Canada during his…
Chris Wynters - YEG Me about Captain Tractor, Interstellar Rodeo and more
Apr 5 • 36 min
So much fun sitting down with Chris Wynters. The lead man of Captain Tractor, local champion of music in Alberta and involved in so many other cool things like Interstellar Rodeo and the Junos! Find more about Chris and Six Shooter Records here:…
Brian Flowers - YEG Me all about board games and the cafe scene
Mar 29 • 23 min
It was great to sit down with Brian Flowers, the owner of Table Top Cafe in Edmonton (two of them!). He started the business from scratch, built on a passion for board games. We discussed the challenges he went through and some great advice he has for…
Doreen Slessor - YEG Me about Dogs with Wings and what that is all about
Mar 22 • 35 min
Time well spent with Doreen Slessor! The Executive Director of the Dogs With Wings Assistance Society. Doreen works with the strategic direction of their board of directors, she is responsible for overseeing the administration, programs and strategic plan…
Chris McLeod - Yeg Me about Edmonton Global and economic development
Mar 7 • 29 min
We had a great time catching up with Chris and learning about his new role at the newly formed Edmonton Global. He’s lived in the world of senior level leadership in marketing and communications. That has included many years with the City of Edmonton and…
Alex Archbold - Yeg Me some adventure talk. Edmonton’s own Indiana Jones!
Feb 22 • 29 min
Alex opened Curiosity Inc. in 2016 With two main goals: to find some amazing items for the store, and to have adventures, including his family wherever possible. After some time of the store being opened, he started a Youtube channel under the same name…
John Sutherland - Yeg Me about the growth of Baseball in Edmonton
Feb 22 • 22 min
Grab some popcorn and let’s talk baseball! We give a big Yeg Me baseball welcome to John Sutherland. John is with involved with the Padres and he is owner of Complete Game Baseball and very involved in the Edmonton Baseball scene. Website Links from the…
Jacqueline Ohm - Yeg Me some creativity in Edmonton!
Feb 22 • 32 min
Jacqueline is the director of Creative Mornings Edmonton. To learn more about them, you can visit: https://creativemornings.com/cities/edm CreativeMornings Edmonton promotes and fosters the creative community by giving monthly platforms for people to…