Brian is a successful entrepreneur with a proven track record in alternative energy project management planning and installation. Through his business, Haliburton Solar and Wind, he works closely with clients to determine their needs and budget and produce viable project plans. As an accredited solar trainer Brian specializes in advanced off grid and hybrid grid tied battery based systems. He has been the recipient of many awards and acknowledgements across Canada and North America. Brian has created an educational centre and alternative energy park at Haliburton Solar and Wind for the public to promote awareness, provide education, and to demonstrate various energy options. Brian organizes and hosts workshops and seminars throughout the year on various alternative energy topics

On a personal note Brian believes in sustainable self-reliant living and exemplifies this through his own residence and lifestyle. Brian designed and built an off grid home in Haliburton County where he creates his own power from a wind turbine and solar arrays. As a horticulturist he also has extensive vegetable gardens that provide year round food. Brian looks forward to sharing his knowledge and expertise.





  • The Great Ontario Getaway Giveaway runs form April 1st to August 31st.
  • $100,000.00 worth of fabulous All Expense Paid trips to a Northern Ontario destination of a life time will be given away.
  • Each month is a separate segment with-in the event.
  • There are 5 monthly segments and 1 Grand Finale segment. ( total of 6 segments)
  • Enter as a contestant, voter, or both to increase your chances of winning.
  • Monthly segment winners must accumulate votes to win. Top 5 monthly winners.   
  • As a Contestant and a voter, you can vote for yourself once per day.
  • As a Voter you can cast up to 5 votes every 24-hours for the duration of the event. Voters can only cast one (1) vote per contestant per day (5 different contestants per day) Grand Finale prizes will be determined by random draws, the more votes you cast the better your odds of winning.
  • Open to all legal residence of Canada who are age of majority in the province or territory of residence at time of entry.

Odds of winning depend on number of eligible entries and votes received before closing dates. For full rules and entry details of each contest draws visit: