Chris Theal, President of the Royal Military Colleges Foundation and CFO of Velvet Energy Ltd., shares his thoughts on the legacy of The Birchall leadership award below:
“Proud that Velvet sponsored the award and attended this great event. Also proud as President of the RMC Foundation and it’s legacy with the award. Click here to understand the esteemed list of recipients and the history of Air Commodore Birchall. Quite a story and hero.” Chris Theal
“On the heels of International Women’s Day, Velvet Energy proudly sponsored the Captain Nichola Goddard Roundtable & Reception presented by True Patriot Love Foundation. This event honours women in the Canadian Armed Forces | Forces armées canadiennes by bringing together military members, business leaders and community partners to provide insight and inspire discussion surrounding the unique experiences of women who serve. Special congratulations to Beckie Scott, O.C. for receiving the Birchall Leadership Award, which commemorates women who lead in the face of difficulty or adversity to promote the welfare and safety of others. ” – Velvet Energy Ltd.
“A huge thank you to our guests, speakers and sponsors for the recent Capt. Nichola Goddard events in Vancouver and Calgary, presented by Bennett Jones. We are thrilled to share that together, both events raised a grand total of $70,000 for the Capt. Nichola Goddard Fund! This fund supports programs that provide critical resources for servicewomen, Veteran women and families in need. #GoddardLeadership”- True Patriot Love Foundation.