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Feature chat with business legend Jim Burns

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A legend of Winnipeg’s business community dropped by the Free Press News Café Monday.

Jim Burns, who lead both Great-West Life & Annuity Insurance Co., and Power Financial Corp. for many years chatted with reporter Geoff Kirbyson about his career in Manitoba business, which still continues today.

He is one of five esteemed business leaders who will be inducted into Junior Achievement’s Manitoba Business Hall of Fame on May 22. The others are Lawrie Pollard (Pollard Banknote Ltd.), John Buhler (Buhler Industries), Arthur Mauro (Investors Group) and the late Robert Chipman (Megill-Stephenson).

Watch a replay above.

Watch our previous inductee interviews below.

Art Mauro interview

John Buhler interview
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Updated on Monday, February 24, 2014 at 10:49 AM CST: Adds photo.

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