The problems associated with running a small business are many and varied: are your customers going to pay your invoices in time? Do you have enough work to hire that extra person? Is your supply chain robust enough to deal with sudden changes in demand? Up until recently, there wasn’t much chance that cyber security was on the list of typical worries for a small business owner, but that’s changing…
Armada Hoffler has been developing, building, and managing office, retail and multifamily properties for 35 years. Projects cover a diverse range of property types, from town centers and neighborhood grocery-anchored retail centers to luxury apartments and five-star hotels.
Adria Manufacture, based in Rouyn-Noranda, Quebec, designs and fabricates industrial electrical equipment including portable substations, industrial control panels, motor controls and switch assemblies. The company also provides equipment refurbishing and electrical testing services.
Marcomm Systems Group Inc. (MSGI) has been designing, supplying, installing, and commissioning highly sophisticated physical electronic controls and security systems since 1991. The Ottawa based company can secure every aspect of a building, from the perimeter to the inner core, in what President Dave Trudel calls “an onion approach.”
Old, discarded tires have been clogging Canadian landfills for decades. In 1992, Alan Champagne decided it was time to do something about it. He rolled up his sleeves and launched Eco-Flex Recycled Rubber Solutions – a company that only sells products made from 100 percent recycled automotive tires.
Safety First Profire Energy Inc.By Mark Golombek View in E-MagazineView in Brochure The oil and gas industry is booming, but comes with high injury and fatality rates. Profire is in the business of ensuring the safety of all workers in this industry despite the dangers inherent in this line of work. Business in Focus spoke with Nathan McBride, Profire’s finance and communications manager, to discuss the company’s technological advancements and the state of the industry. Improper monitoring of burner systems is unfortunately common in oil and gas operations. Necessary precautions are often neglected, leading to injury and fatalities. Profire is […]
Paragon Partners defines the word paragon as “an ideal instance; a perfect embodiment of a concept.” The Western Canadian boutique firm strives to live up to this definition…
These days, the cost of a cup of coffee to go – specialty or otherwise – can be quite expensive. With the very popular Keurig and Tassimo machines readily available for the home market, many people have turned to making their own. It’s tough to stay innovative in this saturated market, but as the premier Canadian source for home beverage products, ECS Coffee Inc. has been providing every conceivable machine, gadget and ingredient to the industry since 2008.
A series of life changing events led Corin Mullins and husband Brian to the top of a booming enterprise. Their entrepreneurial spirit is unwavering. Acknowledged as one of the most successful ventures to come out of the highly acclaimed Dragons’ Den, the Mullins’ healthy, nutritious natural food products have reached great success in Canada and internationally.
Situated on the South Saskatchewan River, the city of Saskatoon remains one of Canada’s most historic and unique cities, known internationally for the friendliness of its citizens and the beauty of its surroundings…