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Corporate Members


SEDA Corporate Members demonstrate a heightened interest, understanding and commitment to community economic development. We encourage you to utilize their services by referring to the following areas of professional speciality.

Advertising
Audiovisual Production Services
Business Development
Community and Economic Development Consultants
Education
Engineering
Environmental Consultants
Design and Construction Services
Financial Services
Government
HR Consulting
Legal Services

 

Marketing and Communications
Oil & Gas
Planning – Licensed Community Planners
Planning – Strategic
Policy and Governance Specialists
Project Development and Management
Public Utilities and Environment                                        
Tourism Development
Urban Design
Web Site Development

ADVERTISING

WILLIAM JOSEPH COMMUNICATIONS

We believe that one who is silent is never heard, and when one speaks the words must have power. Effective marketing demands powerful messaging to overcome the many competing voices. To stand out and be heard, marketing must be original, connect with the public, and provoke action. Accomplishing that is demanding, but William Joseph can guide you through the process. Together we can create something remarkable.

Ryan Townend, CEO  Tel: 306-979-2947
Email:
r.townend@williamjoseph.com

www.williamjoseph.com

REFRESH INC

Refresh Inc. is a marketing/branding and business strategy corporation that was conceptualized in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. Founded in 2009, the inspiration behind Refresh was built from the opportunity to build a marketing/advertising firm that has superior business insight alongside a strategy house that understood and highlighted the importance of building emotion. 

Naqsh(Nick)Kochar, CEO  Tel: 306-261-1204
Email: naqsh.kochar@refresh.ca   

www.refresh.ca 

TRUSTED MARKETING SERVICES

Trusted Marketing Services is an international award winning Saskatchewan marketing agency. They offer a wide range of Digital Marketing, Web Development and traditional advertising services. They bring a zest for marketing and a creative zeal that gets results! Relationships and reputation mean everything to them and they are focused on achieving their clients marketing goals. 

Tel: 306-244-4153 Email: sara@trustedcanada.com

www.trustedmarketingservices.com

Audio visual Services

 

ACT AUDIO VISUAL

Offering an extensive inventory of video, audio, lighting, decor and presentation accessories and services. They can help with any sized event, from boardroom meetings, to AGMs for 5000, sales luncheon for 10 clients or a gala event for 700, graduation or a celebration of life, outdoor family reunions or weddings.

ACT audiovisual puts you first and will help you bring your dreams to life by serving as the link between technology and you.

James Wilkinson Tel: 1-855-My-ACTav
email:
jwilcinson@actav.net
www.actav.net

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT

 

MDB INSIGHT

MDB Insight, formerly Millier Dickinson Blais Inc., is Canada’s largest specialist economic development consultancy, with four offices across Canada. Our national presence expands our understanding of practices and approaches that create tangible, community-driven results. MDB Insight acts as a creative force to connect communities with opportunities in a rapidly changing economy.

Paul Blais  www.mdbinsight.com   Tel:855-367-3535, ext 241
Email:
pblais@mdbinsight.com

PREFERRED CHOICE INC.
Offering decades of economic and business development expertise. Our commitment is to provide clients with market intelligence, analysis, technical expertise, strategic information, and solutions to implement valuable development initiatives.

James D. Leier  www.preferchoice.ca   Tel: 306-380-0907
Email:
djleier@preferchoice.ca

 

HMC MANAGEMENT
Operating for over 30 years, HMC Management Inc. provides quality and affordable municipal, business, and economic development consulting products and services in Saskatchewan and Manitoba.

Larry Lang www.hmcmanagement.net   Tel: 306-696-7677
Email:
lang.hmc@sasktel.net

CHS CONSULTING

CHERYLYNN WALTERS
Community Economic Development Consultant 
Providing community economic development services, facilitation and training.


Tel: 306-222-8068
Email:
cherylynn@marieval.com

SCHOLLIE RESEARCH & CONSULTING
We are a management consulting firm specializing in opinion and marketing research, and marketing consulting. Our goal is to add value to your decision-making process by giving you the tools and information to achieve your organization's goals.

Tel: (403) 346-9849   Email: info@schollie.com

www.schollie.com

COMMUNITY & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT CONSULTANTS

MDB INSIGHT

MDB Insight, formerly Millier Dickinson Blais Inc., is Canada’s largest specialist economic development consultancy, with four offices across Canada. Our national presence expands our understanding of practices and approaches that create tangible, community-driven results. MDB Insight acts as a creative force to connect communities with opportunities in a rapidly changing economy.

Paul Blais    www.mdbinsight.com   Tel:855-367-3535, ext 241
Email:
pblais@mdbinsight.com

TOWNFOLIO

Online investment attraction platform for communities.

Ryley Iverson  Tel: 306-400-9107  email: ryley@townfolio.co

www.townfolio.co

 

PREFERRED CHOICE INC.
Offering decades of economic and business development expertise. Our commitment is to provide clients with market intelligence, analysis, technical expertise, strategic information, and solutions to implement valuable development initiatives.

James D. Leier  www.preferchoice.ca   Tel: 306-380-0907
Email:
djleier@preferchoice.ca

CHS CONSULTING

CHERYLYNN WALTERS
Community Economic Development Consultant
Providing community economic development services and training.  


Tel: 306-222-8068 Email:
cherylynn@marieval.com

HMC MANAGEMENT
Operating for over 30 years, HMC Management Inc. provides quality and affordable municipal, business, and economic development consulting products and services in Saskatchewan and Manitoba.

Larry Lang www.hmcmanagement.net   Tel: 306-696-7677
Email:
lang.hmc@sasktel.net

SCHOLLIE RESEARCH & CONSULTING
We are a management consulting firm specializing in opinion and marketing research, and marketing consulting. Our goal is to add value to your decision-making process by giving you the tools and information to achieve your organization's goals.

Tel: (403) 346-9849   Email: info@schollie.com

www.schollie.com

EDUCATION

SASK POLYTECH

Sask Polytech is focused on providing a high-quality, job-focused education with:

  • Strength in academic offerings
  • Strength in industry connections
  • Strength in applied research

Saskatchewan Polytechnic is a member of Polytechnics Canada, an alliance of 13 research-intensive, industry-responsive post-secondary institutions.

Contact Josh Davidson   tel. 306-659-4160

www.saskpolytech.ca

GREAT PLAINS COLLEGE
Great Plains is a leader in the regional college system offering post secondary programs in six communities in west central Saskatchewan.

Carrie Voysey, Director of Communications 

Tel: 306-778-5499  Email: carriev@greatplainscollege.ca   www.greatplainscollege.ca

GLOBAL INFOBROKERS/Praxis School of Entrepreneurship                                                         

Providing relevant, current, practical and readily applicable learning experiences for adults and young adults. Contributing to initiatives that support entrepreneurial and international development

Monica Krueger

Tel:306-664-0550 Email:monicak@globalinfobrokers.ca

www.globalinfobrokers.ca

ENGINEERING  

STANTEC

Stantec in Saskatchewan has over 250 staff operating out of the Saskatoon and Regina offices. Stantec collaborates across disciplines and industries to make buildings, infrastructure, and energy and resource projects happen. Our work—professional consulting in planning, engineering, architecture, interior design, landscape architecture, surveying, environmental sciences, project management, and project economics—begins at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships.

Contact Devin Clarke, Team Lead Community Development

Tel: 306-667-2485  email: Devin.Clarke@stantec.com

www.stantec.com  

ENVIRONMENTAL CONSULTANTS

STANTEC

Stantec in Saskatchewan has over 250 staff operating out of the Saskatoon and Regina offices. Stantec collaborates across disciplines and industries to make buildings, infrastructure, and energy and resource projects happen. Our work—professional consulting in planning, engineering, architecture, interior design, landscape architecture, surveying, environmental sciences, project management, and project economics—begins at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships.

Contact Devin Clarke, Team Lead Community Development

Tel: 306-667-2485  email: Devin.Clarke@stantec.com

www.stantec.com  

DESIGN & CONSTRUCTION

STANTEC

Stantec in Saskatchewan has over 250 staff operating out of the Saskatoon and Regina offices. Stantec collaborates across disciplines and industries to make buildings, infrastructure, and energy and resource projects happen. Our work—professional consulting in planning, engineering, architecture, interior design, landscape architecture, surveying, environmental sciences, project management, and project economics—begins at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships.

Contact Devin Clarke, Team Lead Community Development

Tel: 306-667-2485  email: Devin.Clarke@stantec.com

www.stantec.com  

FINANCIAL SERVICES

PEACE HILLS TRUST
Peace Hills Trust is Canada’s paramount First Nation Financial Institute proudly owned by the Samson Cree Nation.

Kelly Bitternose, Regional Manager
Tel: 306-955-8600
Email:
kelly.bitternose@peacehills.com  www.peacehills.com

BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT BANK OF CANADA
The Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC) is a financial institution wholly owned by the Government of Canada. BDC plays a leadership role in delivering financial, investment and consulting services to Canadian small businesses, with a particular focus on the technology and export sectors of the economy.

Warren Jackson, Vice President
Tel: 306-975-5320
Email: warren.jackson@bdc.ca          
www.bdc.ca

GOVERNMENT

MINISTRY OF TRADE AND EXPORT DEVELOPMENT
Building an innovative, thriving and sustainable economy

Kirk Westgard, Assistant Deputy Minister
Tel: 306-787-0370   Email:
kirk.westgard@gov.sk.ca

www.saskatchewan.ca


HR CONSULTING

Affective Consulting

AFFECTIVE CONSULTING
Our people-focused design takes you to the next level.

Kevan MacBeth
Tel: 306-529-1209   Email: kevan@affectiveconsulting.com

www.affectiveconsulting.com

LEGAL SERVICES

 

MCKERCHER LLP

Located in in Regina and Saskatoon, McKercher LLP has over 70 lawyers practicing in all major areas of the law.  For over 90 years we have provided legal services to private business, public corporations, municipalities, public boards, crowns and First Nations; our clients are successful locally, provincially, nationally and internationally.

Michael Petrescue, Partner

Tel: 306-664-1298 Email: m.petrescue@mckercher.ca

www.mckercher.ca

   

MARKETING & COMMUNICATIONS

 

WILLIAM JOSEPH COMMUNICATIONS

We believe that one who is silent is never heard, and when one speaks the words must have power. Effective marketing demands powerful messaging to overcome the many competing voices. To stand out and be heard, marketing must be original, connect with the public, and provoke action. Accomplishing that is demanding, but William Joseph can guide you through the process. Together we can create something remarkable.

Ryan Townend, CEO  Tel: 306-979-2947
Email: r.townend@williamjoseph.com
www.williamjoseph.com

TRUSTED MARKETING SERVICES

Trusted Marketing Services is an international award winning Saskatchewan marketing agency. They offer a wide range of Digital Marketing, Web Development and traditional advertising services. They bring a zest for marketing and a creative zeal that gets results! Relationships and reputation mean everything to them and they are focused on achieving their clients marketing goals. 

Tel: 306-244-4153 Email: sara@trustedcanada.com

www.trustedmarketingservices.com

REFRESH INC

Refresh Inc. is a marketing/branding and business strategy corporation that was conceptualized in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. Founded in 2009, the inspiration behind Refresh was built from the opportunity to build a marketing/advertising firm that has superior business insight alongside a strategy house that understood and highlighted the importance of building emotion. 

Naqsh(Nick)Kochar, CEO  Tel: 306-261-1204
Email: naqsh.kochar@refresh.ca   

www.refresh.ca 

   

Oil & Gas

 

POLAR OILS

As Canada's premier indigenous petroleum wholesaler marketer, what we offer is a blend of experience and technology. We specialize in supplying top tier fuels that are inclusive of gasoline, diesel, and heating oil to residential, retail, and commercial consumers. Founded in 1982, we possess 35+ years of experience in the Petroleum field and can proudly boast of our prowess in the industry.

Travis Gould
Email:   dylon@polaroils.com

PLANNING:            COMMUNITY LICENSED

 

PRAIRIE WILD CONSULTING CO.
Responding to local needs identified in the areas of: community development; comprehensive land use planning, policy development, local governance, community engagement and citizen participation strategies and processes.

www.prairiewildconsulting.ca Tel: 306-652-2385    

Email: prairiewildconsulting@sasktel.net

STANTEC

Stantec in Saskatchewan has over 250 staff operating out of the Saskatoon and Regina offices. Stantec collaborates across disciplines and industries to make buildings, infrastructure, and energy and resource projects happen. Our work—professional consulting in planning, engineering, architecture, interior design, landscape architecture, surveying, environmental sciences, project management, and project economics—begins at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships.

Contact Devin Clarke, Team Lead Community Development

Tel: 306-667-2485  email: Devin.Clarke@stantec.com

www.stantec.com  

PLANNING: STRATEGIC

 

MDB Insight

MDB Insight, formerly Millier Dickinson Blais Inc., is Canada’s largest specialist economic development consultancy, with four offices across Canada. Our national presence expands our understanding of practices and approaches that create tangible, community-driven results. MDB Insight acts as a creative force to connect communities with opportunities in a rapidly changing economy.

Paul Blais www.mdbinsight.com   Tel:855-367-3535, ext 241
Email: pblais@mdbinsight.com

HMC MANAGEMENT
Operating for over 30 years, HMC Management Inc. provides quality and affordable municipal, business, and economic development consulting products and services in Saskatchewan and Manitoba.

Larry Lang www.hmcmanagement.net   Tel: 306-696-7677
Email:
lang.hmc@sasktel.net

PRAIRIE WILD CONSULTING CO.
Responding to local needs identified in the areas of: community development; comprehensive land use planning, policy development, local governance, community engagement and citizen participation strategies and processes.

www.prairiewildconsulting.ca Tel: 306-652-2385  
Email: prairiewildconsulting@sasktel.net

PREFERRED CHOICE INC
Offering decades of economic and business development expertise. Our commitment is to provide clients with market intelligence, analysis, technical expertise, strategic information, and solutions to implement valuable development initiatives.


James D. Leier  www.preferchoice.ca   Tel: 306-380-0907
Email: djleier@preferchoice.ca

CHS CONSULTING

CHERYLYNN WALTERS
 
Providing community economic development services and training.


Tel: 306-222-8068 Email: cherylynn@marieval.com 

WILLIAM JOSEPH COMMUNICATIONS

We believe that one who is silent is never heard, and when one speaks the words must have power. Effective marketing demands powerful messaging to overcome the many competing voices. To stand out and be heard, marketing must be original, connect with the public, and provoke action. Accomplishing that is demanding, but William Joseph can guide you through the process. Together we can create something remarkable.

Ryan Townend, CEO  Tel: 306-979-2947
Email: r.townend@williamjoseph.com
www.williamjoseph.com

SCHOLLIE RESEARCH & CONSULTING
We are a management consulting firm specializing in opinion and marketing research, and marketing consulting. Our goal is to add value to your decision-making process by giving you the tools and information to achieve your organization's goals.

Tel: (403) 346-9849   Email: info@schollie.com

www.schollie.com

REFRESH INC

Refresh Inc. is a marketing/branding and business strategy corporation that was conceptualized in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. Founded in 2009, the inspiration behind Refresh was built from the opportunity to build a marketing/advertising firm that has superior business insight alongside a strategy house that understood and highlighted the importance of building emotion. 

Naqsh(Nick)Kochar, CEO  Tel: 306-261-1204
Email: naqsh.kochar@refresh.ca   

www.refresh.ca 

POLICY & GOVERNANCE

 

PRAIRIE WILD CONSULTING CO.
Responding to local needs identified in the areas of: community development; comprehensive land use planning, policy development, local governance, community engagement and citizen participation strategies and processes.

www.prairiewildconsulting.ca Tel: 306-652-2385  
Email: prairiewildconsulting@sasktel.net

HMC MANAGEMENT
Operating for over 30 years, HMC Management Inc. provides quality and affordable municipal, business, and economic development consulting products and services in Saskatchewan and Manitoba.

Larry Lang www.hmcmanagement.net   Tel: 306-696-7677
Email:
lang.hmc@sasktel.net

PREFERRED CHOICE INC
Offering decades of economic and business development expertise. Our commitment is to provide clients with market intelligence, analysis, technical expertise, strategic information, and solutions to implement valuable development initiatives.

James D. Leier  www.preferchoice.ca   Tel: 306-380-0907 

Email: djleier@preferchoice.ca

PROJECT DEVELOPMENT & MANAGEMENT

 
PREFERRED CHOICE INC.
Offering decades of economic and business development expertise. Our commitment is to provide clients with market intelligence, analysis, technical expertise, strategic information, and solutions to implement valuable development initiatives.


James D. Leier  www.preferchoice.ca   Tel: 306-380-0907
Email: djleier@preferchoice.ca

HMC MANAGEMENT
Operating for over 30 years, HMC Management Inc. provides quality and affordable municipal, business, and economic development consulting products and services in Saskatchewan and Manitoba.

Larry Lang www.hmcmanagement.net   Tel: 306-696-7677
Email:
lang.hmc@sasktel.net

CHS CONSULTING

CHERYLYNN WALTERS
Community Economic Development Consultant
Providing community economic development services and training.

Tel: 306-222-8068 Email: cherylynn@marieval.com 

STANTEC

Stantec in Saskatchewan has over 250 staff operating out of the Saskatoon and Regina offices. Stantec collaborates across disciplines and industries to make buildings, infrastructure, and energy and resource projects happen. Our work—professional consulting in planning, engineering, architecture, interior design, landscape architecture, surveying, environmental sciences, project management, and project economics—begins at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships.

Contact Devin Clarke, Team Lead Community Development

Tel: 306-667-2485  email: Devin.Clarke@stantec.com

www.stantec.com  

PUBLIC UTILITIES & ENVIRONMENT

 

SASK WATER
Providing safe, reliable water and wastewater services to Saskatchewan.

Randy Avery, Manager Sales and Marketing
Tel: 306-694-7704   Email: randy.avery@saskwater.com     www.saskwater.com

DIRECT ENERGY BUSINESS

Direct Energy Business is part of a leading energy and energy-related services provider that is focused on helping customers make their businesses better. Through energy choice and a suite of innovative products and services, customers can buy less electricity and natural gas and better manage the impact of energy on their budget and operations. We make it our mission to earn your trust by sharing our energy expertise and treating our customers with care. As our customer, you’re our greatest asset.   

501-525, 8th Avenue South West.Calgary, Alberta T2P 3Y6

Darin Holst, Sales Director Canada                                

Tel: (403) 776-2111 darin.holst@directenergy.com

www.directenergybusiness.ca

TOURISM DEVELOPMENT

 

MDB Insight

MDB Insight, formerly Millier Dickinson Blais Inc., is Canada’s largest specialist economic development consultancy, with four offices across Canada. Our national presence expands our understanding of practices and approaches that create tangible, community-driven results. MDB Insight acts as a creative force to connect communities with opportunities in a rapidly changing economy.

Paul Blais  www.mdbinsight.com   Tel:855-367-3535, ext 241
Email: mailto:pblais@mdbinsight.com

PREFERRED CHOICE INC.
Offering decades of economic and business development expertise. Our commitment is to provide clients with market intelligence, analysis, technical expertise, strategic information, and solutions to implement valuable development initiatives.

James D.Leier 
www.preferchoice.ca  Tel: 306-380-0907
Email:
djleier@preferchoice.ca

HMC MANAGEMENT
Operating for over 30 years, HMC Management Inc. provides quality and affordable municipal, business, and economic development consulting products and services in Saskatchewan and Manitoba.

Larry Lang www.hmcmanagement.net   Tel: 306-696-7677
Email:
lang.hmc@sasktel.net

WILLIAM JOSEPH COMMUNICATIONS

We believe that one who is silent is never heard, and when one speaks the words must have power. Effective marketing demands powerful messaging to overcome the many competing voices. To stand out and be heard, marketing must be original, connect with the public, and provoke action. Accomplishing that is demanding, but William Joseph can guide you through the process. Together we can create something remarkable.

Ryan Townend, CEO  Tel: 306-979-2947              
Email: r.townend@williamjoseph.com
www.williamjoseph.com

Tourism Saskatchewan
Tourism Saskatchewan is a Treasury Board Crown Corporation responsible for developing and promoting tourism in Saskatchewan. Their mandate includes marketing, visitor services, education and training, and product and industry development.

Jonathan Potts, Director Industry Development
Tel: 306-787-2313   Email:
jonathan.potts@sasktourism.com       www.sasktourism.com  

SCHOLLIE RESEARCH & CONSULTING
We are a management consulting firm specializing in opinion and marketing research, and marketing consulting. Our goal is to add value to your decision-making process by giving you the tools and information to achieve your organization's goals.

Tel: (403) 346-9849   Email: info@schollie.com

www.schollie.com

URBAN DESIGN

 

PRAIRIE WILD CONSULTING CO.
Responding to local needs identified in the areas of: community development; comprehensive land use planning, policy development, local governance, community engagement and citizen participation strategies and processes.

www.prairiewildconsulting.ca Tel: 306-652-2385    
Email: prairiewildconsulting@sasktel.net

STANTEC

Stantec in Saskatchewan has over 250 staff operating out of the Saskatoon and Regina offices. Stantec collaborates across disciplines and industries to make buildings, infrastructure, and energy and resource projects happen. Our work—professional consulting in planning, engineering, architecture, interior design, landscape architecture, surveying, environmental sciences, project management, and project economics—begins at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships.

Contact Devin Clarke, Team Lead Community Development

Tel: 306-667-2485  email: Devin.Clarke@stantec.com

www.stantec.com  

WEBsITE DEVELOPMENT

 
 

WILLIAM JOSEPH COMMUNICATIONS

We believe that one who is silent is never heard, and when one speaks the words must have power. Effective marketing demands powerful messaging to overcome the many competing voices. To stand out and be heard, marketing must be original, connect with the public, and provoke action. Accomplishing that is demanding, but William Joseph can guide you through the process. Together we can create something remarkable.

Ryan Townend, CEO  Tel: 306-979-2947
Email: r.townend@williamjoseph.com
www.williamjoseph.com

TRUSTED MARKETING SERVICES

Trusted Marketing Services is an international award winning Saskatchewan marketing agency. They offer a wide range of Digital Marketing, Web Development and traditional advertising services. They bring a zest for marketing and a creative zeal that gets results! Relationships and reputation mean everything to them and they are focused on achieving their clients marketing goals. 

Tel: 306-244-4153 Email: sara@trustedcanada.com

www.trustedmarketingservices.com

REFRESH INC

Refresh Inc. is a marketing/branding and business strategy corporation that was conceptualized in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. Founded in 2009, the inspiration behind Refresh was built from the opportunity to build a marketing/advertising firm that has superior business insight alongside a strategy house that understood and highlighted the importance of building emotion. 

Naqsh(Nick)Kochar, CEO  Tel: 306-261-1204
Email: naqsh.kochar@refresh.ca   

www.refresh.ca