Peter Legge, O.B.C., LL.D. (HON.), D.Tech., CSP, CPAE, HoF
A living legacy of one of Canada’s true entrepreneurial success stories, Peter Legge is Chairman and CEO of the largest independently owned magazine publishing company in Western Canada – Canada Wide Media Limited.
He lives his life’s dream as an internationally renowned keynote speaker and bestselling author of nineteen books. Toastmasters International voted Peter “Golden Gavel Award Winner” and “Top Speaker in North America” and both the National Speakers Association and the Canadian Association of Professional Speakers have inducted him into the Speakers Hall of Fame.
Peter is the recipient of two honorary doctorate degrees presented to him from SFU and Royal Roads University. He received an honorary doctorate of technology from BCIT as well as an honorary fellow from Douglas College.
Peter believes in providing exceptional value to one’s clients and being known as a servant of the community. For his significant contributions and achievement to British Columbia, Peter was honoured with the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal in 2012 and in 2008, Peter received the province’s highest award, The Order of British Columbia.