Advice, Knowledge And Insight For The Modern Man

A Look At Creating Successful Families

A Successful Family is a Successful Team

Jim Ellis Editor   There is a mission statement of which I am familiar: “To cause...

Family and the Tale of Two Sons

Eric Louie Columnist   Eric Louie did the Sterling Men's Weekend in March 1995. Ever...

Boxes and Freeways – Man Loses His Circle of Men

Jim Ellis Editor   This piece originated from a conversation with another MDI man. We...

MDI Man of the Year – Name Your Man

Since 2014, the Legacy Magazine has named its "Man of the Year." That man matched this...

One Family

Dylan Stewart Columnist     I think it’s time we take a deep hard look at the meaning of...

A Christmas Asshole

Craig Jones Columnist   I started to hate Christmas shortly after my first wife and I...

Mum and Dad – Great Teachers of Family Success

Satraipal Fred Rai Guest Writer   What is a successful family? I don't know about anyone...

Taking a Bullet for My Daughters

Dan Kempner Contributing Writer Two kids, two worlds. My first daughter arrived in a...

Good Reading

The Unlocked Cage

The Unlocked Cage

Dylan Stewart Columnist   I remember a life long ago… feeling trapped. Lost, stuck, alone. Frozen by fear. Scared motionless in a life that no longer felt like mine. Every moment was torture. I was sure the beasts outside that door would pounce on me at any moment and...

To Kill A Mocking Word

To Kill A Mocking Word

Craig Jones Columnist   I’m going to use the word one time and one time only, though dignifying it with the appellation “word” is a status it does not deserve. Thereafter, if needed for clarity, it will be referred to as TWTSNBN (the word that shall not be named)....

Pafko at the Wall

Pafko at the Wall

Craig Jones Columnist The third and deciding game of the 1951 National League pennant between the Giants and the Dodgers was decided by a ninth inning walk-off home run by Bobby Thomson. The hit, dubbed "the shot heard 'round the world," from a line by Ralph Waldo...

2018 MDI Man of the Year

A Love of Legacy; A Love of Discovery

A Love of Legacy; A Love of Discovery

Pete Hymans Staff Writer Sixteen men arrived on Friday, October 19 evening at a beautiful site outside of Toronto, Ontario, Canada, where they were welcomed warmly and lead to engage in 2-1/2 days of the Legacy Discovery Training Experience. The Training Team Lead by...

MDI Man of the Year – Name Your Man

MDI Man of the Year – Name Your Man

Since 2014, the Legacy Magazine has named its “Man of the Year.”
That man matched this criteria:

The Legacy Magazine MDI Man of the Year is the man who has truly exemplified the spirit of MDI’s core values and principles, showing up as an example for successful families, careers, and communities, while helping put MDI on the map for its highest impact.

Previous winners of the Legacy Magazine’s Man of the Year:

  • 2014 – Ashanti Branch – Western Region
  • 2015 – Jeff Lawrence – Western Canada Region
  • 2016 – Brian Mumford – New England Region
  • 2017 – Ian Kennard – Eastern Canada

Name your man.

Who will you nominate for the MDI Man of the Year for 2018?

What man made such an impact on your life and the lives of others, that he deserves such a title?

Submit your nomination using the form below, with a name of a man and a short paragraph explaining why you feel he should hold such an honor.

Man of the Year Nomination