Entrepreneur Success Stories for 2012
We are excited to have participated in the launch of these business startups!
Cuckoo Munga Media produces one-of-a-kind illustrations and reproductions for direct and online sales, and also builds animation for video or website applications.
Geo Pest Control Inc. offers residential and commercial pest control services for rodents, bedbugs, cockroaches, bees/wasps/hornets and birds. They also provide Hanta Virus clean up, rodent proofing, bird proofing, inspections and free estimates. Insecticidal baiting and spray are used to control pests. A combination of steaming and pesticide spray is used for bedbugs.
SoleBeautyfull Shoe Spa specializes in professional shoe and handbag cleaning and launching branded shoe care products. They are proud to assist shoe and handbag owners with maintaining hygiene, appearance and extending the life of some of their favorite purchases.
We The Nations became a social networking website focused on Aboriginal internet users. They provide a positive community-based social network to promote growth and optimism within Aboriginal peoples. They provide a low-cost, but very compelling method of communicating and advertising within the Aboriginal market to improve sales and recruitment. Through this intimate medium, trust and relationships will be built with the Aboriginal community.
AccuRight Bookkeeping & Business Services will be the preferred provider of accounting, bookkeeping, tax preparation and business services for small businesses and individuals in Edmonton. Their primary market will be small businesses owned by Filipinos, Vietnamese and Chinese engaged in food, retail, janitorial and cleaning services industry. The company is committed to their clients' growth and development, and will provide them with necessary services where excellence, integrity, professionalism and performance are valued above all else.
EnrichSpa exemplifies the highest caliber in full service day spas. Although facials are their defined area of expertise, they proudly offer a full menu of services including massage, waxing, manicures, pedicures, detoxification, and body vibration therapy. They use, and endorse, the latest breakthroughs in organic skin care technology. Products they offer for client purchase invigorate the skin through the use of all natural ingredients designed to address individual skin care concerns. They also sell 100% pure mineral cosmetics with no fillers.
Modern Relic Designs will facilitate positive life changes through functional, client driven design solutions, one home at a time, by delivering quality, innovative, historically sensitive design, staging, and organization solutions for homes of all ages.
Re:action Media Ltd. provides professional, high quality motion picture imaging in digital or film formats to businesses, organizations or individuals. In the age of information overload, the motion picture medium is an efficient and cost-effective method of organizing and presenting information in a coherent manner, making communication to groups or individuals quick and easy.
Surian Life & Financial Inc. will provide Insurance and Investment Services to businesses, business owners, families and individuals. They have partnered with all the leading General and Life Insurance markets to bring the best value for money solutions to the risks businesses and individuals face: liability and property losses, and losses associated with disability, premature death, and old age.
3P Property Management Services Ltd. (Jason Kamal - Realty Executives Polaris) provides property management services to revenue property owners and investors that include maintenance, renovations, landscaping, snow removal, rent collection and tenant screening/eviction, electronic reporting, transfer of funds and real estate brokerage transactions.
Arrowhead Welding offers technical skill and welding services to oilfield, commercial and agricultural clients. They will provide social benefits to communities as a place for potential employment and skills development. With new skills learned in our curriculum, the recipient will have new direction to change lifestyle and career development for themselves and their family's futures.
HG Group is a new metal cutting tools distributor that imports and wholesales cutting tools from manufacture in China for metal working tools distributors and machine tools distributors in Canada. They carry all kinds of industry cutting tools used by machine shops in any industry including oil and gas, automobile and aerospace.
Hospitality Training Experts provides face to face professional skills training for the Hotel and Restaurant Industry. In addition to four core pre designed workshops, Hospitality Training Experts offers needs assessments and provides customized training workshops for their target market of medium to large, 3 ½ to 4 star hotels and full service restaurants.
Jodie McKague Communications provides freelance writing services, social media packages, web content packages as well as annual report writing and editing services to companies in the travel, medical tourism, urban design and architecture sectors. They also include a series of self-published books and toys relating to urban design.
North Haven Property Services provides easy, one-stop maintenance services to residential, commercial, and multi-family properties. which includes: Lawn care / Trimming / Yard clean-up / Tree and shrub care / Painting (interior / exterior) / General maintenance and repairs / Gutter cleaning and repair / Caulking and sealing / Window cleaning / Junk haul-away / Snow removal / and Roof snow removal.
Talent Learning Center (TLC) is an educational institute which will offer a pre-school program that cares for toddlers from the age three to five, and will provide high quality educational services to the Muslim Community of Edmonton.
Park Stone Liquor Store Tofield will be a retailer of a wide selection of wine, beer and spirits, non-alcoholic products including soft drinks, juices and waters and a number of packaged goods that the customer can take away.
Connected Transitions provides consulting to increase business productivity and profits, and assist in transforming businesses into healthy working environments for employees. Workplace environments should promote involving and empowering employees to create a healthy and supportive place of business that produces productivity on many levels, including monetary and behavioral.
Ha-Tech Consulting Inc. provides responsive and effective IT consulting and support for business and application services to the small business sector. The company offers website and web content maintenance, productivity software, commercial off the shelf software or custom software implementation, and general technical support.
Maintenance Matters provides quality handyman services, lawn maintenance and snow removal to residential clients. They believe in doing things right the first time. They value integrity, honesty, and safety.
Nutrida Canada Corp. distributes natural health products .They started exporting Canadian specialties such as seal oil and other high quality products into the Chinese market. Later on, they plan to import the raw material of the ingredients of natural health products into Canada.
Shapes Fashion will source high quality, cutting-edge women's fashion wear and sell through their e-commerce website Shapesfashion.ca. Selling the latest and the best quality women's fashion wear at great prices from season to season is the main feature and the selling point.