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Honouring Edmonton’s Visionary Business Leaders

Business in Edmonton is pleased to celebrate Edmonton’s top Leaders: the entrepreneurs that work tirelessly to create outstanding businesses while giving back to the...

Stantec Reaches New Heights and Expands its Eastern Presence

In May, construction on Stantec Tower hit a new milestone when the structure reached 54 storeys (646 feet), making it the tallest tower in...

Celebrate Good Times!

Fifteen years ago, CBC’s The Arts Report ran an article on how Edmonton’s 35+ major event organizers were banding together to brand province’s capital...

Minimum Wage Hikes, Fair For Whom?

The Alberta government constantly uses fairness as a justification for its sweeping labour reforms. But the fairness principle needs to apply to small business...

Social Licence Can’t Be Bought

Since coming to office, Premier Notley has expressed the idea that if she imposed just enough new regulatory barriers and costs on Albertans she...

Jen-Col: Building a Better Future

Jen-Col is a commercial and institutional construction company. The president of Jen-Col, Cory Jodoin, has a firm handshake, an infectious laugh, and a relentless...

Edmonton Continues to Move Past the Recent Recession

The Edmonton Census Metropolitan Area (CMA) saw a rise in construction intentions during the first quarter of 2018, when compared to Q1 2017 and...

From Coal to Gas and Renewables: Alberta’s Oil Industry and Environmental...

This May, the Federal Government announced its intent to buy the Kinder Morgan Trans Mountain Pipeline. The move, predictably, was praised and derided by...

Edmonton Business Owners Gearing up for a Fight

It might not be a tea-party scale tax revolt, but something is definitely brewing in the provincial capital. For the last few weeks, a local...

Being the Difference

Catherine Vu is the owner and CUO (chief uptime officer) of Pro-Active IT Management Inc. – but leading a first-class IT firm is the...