Exploring personal stories of resilience and leadership

Behind Greatness is a podcast series exploring the journeys and personal insights of successful leaders in various industries. Anchored on themes of resilience and leadership, each interview aims to inspire listeners to stop at nothing short of their dreams.

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Behind Greatness operates under Inspire North, an entirely volunteer-run non for profit. If you enjoy listening to our channel and would like to support, feel free to donate! All proceeds go to supporting podcast production and development.

Luciano Volpe


Luciano is a founding member of Inspire North and contributes to much of the strategic growth for the organization. He acts as Managing Partner of SLV International which owns and manages food and non-food brands and executes national and international distribution (Latin America, Europe and Asia) at retail and food service. He also lectures at the University of Toronto with a focus on International Business and Marketing. Luciano also remains involved in the community as an active mentor to UofT and York University students in Toronto. A conceptual thinker, Luciano likes to ask questions, find a solution and ask questions again. And again.

Gianni Creta


Gianni is one of the founding members of Inspire and continues to participate in its efforts to help empower and inspire youth. Gianni currently holds the position of President and CEO of ENVI Network. ENVI Is a municipally owned entity in the Town of Newmarket whose goal is to build a fibre network to help service the local community. Gianni graduated from the University of Toronto Computer Engineering program and holds a Bachelor of Applied Science and Engineering.

Past Episodes

More past episodes coming soon.

We're working on adding all of our past conversations to this archive. In the meantime, you can still find them on any of our podcast platforms! Thanks for your patience.