Drilling for oil but shooting for gold: Trinidad Drilling and curler Ben Hebert

Ben HebertOlympic gold medallist, world champion, two-time Brier winner. You’d be hard pressed to find a curling title Alberta’s Ben Hebert doesn’t have on his resume.

In last week’s post, we shared our conversation with curling skip Kevin Koe, whose team is sponsored in part by Trinidad and is representing Alberta in this week’s Brier (the Canadian championship of men’s curling).

Now, listen to our interview with Hebert, the all-star lead who joined Koe’s newly formed team last year. In this Q & A, the 31-year-old sweeping powerhouse talks about the Brier being in Calgary, winning Olympic gold in Vancouver, his connection to oil and gas and why sponsorship matters. Continue reading