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Current Industry Profiles
It is the veritable Canadian real estate investment success story: the Skyline Group of Companies, founded in Guelph, ON by a group of tenacious entrepreneurs in 1999, was recently featured on the 2014 PROFIT 500, having reached unprecedented growth. The company’s three Co-Founders started owning and managing rental properties in 1991.
A truly Canadian legacy: almost 135 years of operations, through booms and busts and everything in between. Imperial Oil, the country’s second largest oil and gas producer, is the country’s oldest—and has explored, developed and operated to serve millions of customers and provide the materials necessary for a vast array of consumer products.
Eskasoni First Nation is nestled alongside the picturesque Bras d'Or Lake in Eastern Cape Breton Island, and is the largest Mi'kmaq community in the world. The community has been growing its infrastructure and industry opportunities in order to create a sustainable future for its members, and CIO had the opportunity to speak with Tracy Menge and Steve Parsons (both in corporate development) to discuss that future. - view here
Westbank First Nation (WFN) is a First Nations community, located in the Okanagan region of BC, that reached Self-Governance status just ten years ago. But what the people of WFN have achieved as an economic entity in the last few decades is remarkable.
Since it was founded in 2001, Gateway Trailer Repairs has been an ever-evolving business. The company has truly transformed its industry with a business characteristic not generally associated with the industrial maintenance sector.
CIO recently had the opportunity to connect with NR Motors, a recreational vehicle dealer in Prince George, BC. This is what the NR Motors team had to say about their history, success, and future plans.