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Marketing Sources Directory 2003

Our annual listing of ad agencies, marketing firms, Web design companies, PR firms, creative/production suppliers and media companies to help with your next marketing initiative

Oct 13, 2003

Key to Marketing Sources Directory Categories

Advertising Agencies: Multi-disciplinary firms that provide services which may include media buying, producing advertising creative, public and media relations services, Web services, etc.

Marketing & Market Research Firms: Companies that provide marketing or market research services in diverse areas including branding, event management, corporate ID design, consumer research, data collection/analysis, direct marketing and database management.

Creative Suppliers: Companies that provide products and services required to create marketing and advertising projects, including photographers, typographers, graphic designers, professional writers, illustrators, editors, etc.

Public Relations Firms (PR Firms): Companies that develop marketing planning and communications strategies. Specializations may include public, media, government, or investor relations, crisis communications, etc.

Production Suppliers: Companies that provide products and services required to produce marketing and advertising projects, including prepress and printing, bindery, sign/display making, video production and post-production, audio services, duplication services, live production co-ordination, distribution services, etc.

Web Site Design & Development Companies: Companies that provide Web site design, support, maintenance, programming or Internet promotions and other new media services such as interactive CD-ROM design or animation services.

Media: Companies (magazines, newspapers, televison stations, radio stations, etc.) that produce editorial content products, sell advertising in those products and may also provide ad production services.

Other: Companies whose products or services extend beyond the scope of other categories and/or those that provide a service or product not previously listed. Examples include media monitoring, audio-visual rental, artist matchmaking services, display services, sports arena advertising.

PLEASE NOTE: The Marketing Sources Directory represents a sample of Alberta companies that provide marketing products and services, as compiled through independent research and a submitted questionnaire. The directory is not an endorsement of any particular company.

Advertising Agencies
Ad Partners
Edmonton
PH: 780-426-5554
E: gmacdonald@
adpartnersinc.com
WEB: adpartnersinc.com
CONTACTS: Greg Macdonald, president; Ernie Pazemko, director; Frank Calder, director
SERVICES: Full-service agency with a focus on the retail industry

Adair Advertising
Lethbridge
PH: 403-315-5208
E: adairad@la.shockware.com
CONTACTS: Carmen A. Toth, president
SERVICES: Full-service agency offering research strategies, creative, media buying. Also production of print, photography, audio, video, Web, customer loyalty programs, database marketing

Anderson McFallon Communications Inc.
Calgary
PH: 403-228-3000
E: info@andersonmcfallon.com
WEB: andersonmcfallon.com
CONTACTS: Wendy Anderson, principal; Andrew McFallon, principal; John Boyd, account manager
SERVICES: Advertising planning and campaigns, in-house communications counsel and contracting, media buying and planning, social marketing campaigns, strategic communications planning

Bless Ad Christian Communications
Calgary
PH: 403-571-0760
E: gary@hendrick.ca
WEB: blessad.ca
CONTACTS: Gary W. Hendrick, president; Gaylene Hendrick, administration manager; Tina Wong, art director
SERVICES: Full-service advertising and communications agency servicing the Christian community

Brown Communications
Calgary
PH: 403-290-1285
E: stephen.nykolyn@brown.ca
WEB: brown.ca
CONTACTS: Stephen Nykolyn,
vice-president client services;
Bill Brunton, vice-president consulting, Ken Christoffel, president and CEO
SERVICES: Full-service firm integrating strategy, advertising, interactive and public relations

Buzz
Calgary
PH: 403-215-0585
E: giveusabuzz@
buzzadvertising.com
WEB: buzzadvertising.com
CONTACTS: Blair Strachan, partner; Dana Longeway, partner
SERVICES: Graphic design – logos and related corporate marketing materials

Calder Bateman Communications
Edmonton
PH: 780-426-3610
E: mail@calderbateman.com
WEB: calderbateman.com
CONTACTS: Frank Calder, senior partner; Margaret Bateman, senior partner; Ernie Pasemko, partner
SERVICES: Radio, television, print, outdoor advertising, media planning and buying, public relations, media training, corporate (re)branding, interactive Web site design and development, investor relations

Cartermedia
Communications Ltd.
Edmonton
PH: 780-428-4332
E: rick@cartermediacanada.com
WEB: cartermediacanada.com
CONTACTS: Rick Carter, president
SERVICES: Full-service agency with expertise in media buying, design, creative, strategic planning

Circus, An Ad Agency
Edmonton
PH: 780-408-2350
CONTACTS: Jeff McLean, art director; Robert Falconer, art director; Linda Cirka, production manager; Bob Wood, copy writer
SERVICES: Full-service advertising agency

Creative Intelligence Agency
Calgary
PH: 403-209-1166
E: deanm@ciacanada.com
CONTACTS: Barry Anderson, principal – executive director, strategic services; Dean McKenzie, principal – executive director, creative services
SERVICES: Full-service agency involved in all aspects of corporate and retail communications including print, out-of-home, electronic media, writing, strategic marketing

Creative Zone
Calgary
PH: 403-212-6325
E: info@creativezone.ca
WEB: creativezone.ca
CONTACTS: Sterling MacDonald, general manager; Theresa Kodecki, marketing manager
SERVICES: Marketing, advertising, graphic design, printing

Focus Design Group
Red Deer
PH: 403-342-5423
E: info@focusdesignonline.com
WEB: focusdesignonline.com
CONTACTS: Dwayne Holland, principal; Christine Cook, studio manager
SERVICES: Corporate ID development, logo design, print material design and development, Web design, copywriting, illustration, tradeshow displays

Fulcrum Communications Group
Calgary
PH: 403-261-9922
E: info@fulcrum.com
WEB: gofulcrum.com
CONTACTS: LeRoy Parker, president & creative director
SERVICES: Print, radio and television creative, marketing/brand strategy, corporate identity, graphic design, media planning, multimedia production. Also marketing communication for businesses, entertainment, retail

g2 marketing Inc.
Edmonton
PH: 780-465-0682
WEB: g2marketing.com
CONTACTS: Glori Meldrum, president; Ronda Berry, director of new business
SERVICES: Creative writing, public relations, strategic marketing, brand development, media planning and buying, promotions, special events, graphic design, project management, Web management

HandyRandy Communications Inc.
Calgary
PH: 403-228-2525
E: creative@handyrandy.com
WEB: handyrandy.com
CONTACTS: Randy Milanovic, creative director
SERVICES: Visual communications, marketing, advertising and communications strategy

Hendrick & Associates Marketing Services Inc.
Calgary
PH: 403-571-0760
E: gary@hendrick.ca
WEB: hendrick.ca
CONTACTS: Gary W. Hendrick, president; Gordon X, creative director; Tina Wong, production
SERVICES: Full-service advertising agency

Highwood Communications
Calgary
PH: 403-244-6313
E: carnault@
highwoodcommunications.com
WEB: highwoodcommunications.com
CONTACTS: Barry Styles, executive chairman & CEO; Pat Sullivan, president & COO; Susan Beck, vice-president media; Steve Williams, vice-president & creative director; Leslie Shortt, director of client services
SERVICES: Communications strategy and planning, creative strategy and execution (all media), media planning and buying, print production, desktop services, account service

Hök Nik Creative Inc.
Edmonton
PH: 780-944-9951
E: creative@hoknik.com
WEB: hoknik.com
CONTACTS: Jeff Day, print services director; Marc Pearce, Web services director
SERVICES: Cost-efficient and creative solutions for any media, including the Web

Image Design
Professionals Inc.
Grande Prairie
PH: 780-532-6353
E: info@imagedesignpros.com
WEB: imagedesignpros.com
CONTACTS: Cheryl McKenzie, owner; Nan Swanston, owner
SERVICES: Corporate branding, marketing, promotional materials, illustration, colour printing, Web design and hosting, e-commerce solutions

Impact Blue Incorporated
Calgary
PH: 403-770-2583
E: colin.innes@impactblue.com
WEB: impactblue.com
CONTACTS: Ryan McDonald, president & CEO; Colin Innes, vice-president business development; Art Graddon, vice-president client services
SERVICES: Integrated e-business, software and communications solutions specializing in Web marketing, brand strategy, corporate identity, portal development, content management solutions

Iris Meck Communications
Calgary
PH: 403-686-8407
E: iris@irismeckcom.com
CONTACTS: Iris Meck, president
SERVICES: Advertising and marketing solutions including communication and strategic planning, media buying, collateral production, event and conference co-ordination

Joyce Chan (Canada) Inc.
Calgary
PH: 403-540-0631
E: chan_joyce@shaw.ca
WEB: getastrategy.com
CONTACTS: Joyce Chan
SERVICES: Translation and interpretation, advertisement development, graphic design, printing. Also markets Canadian products to Asian countries

Kanga Communications
Calgary
PH: 403-208-1244
E: info@kanga.ca
WEB:kanga.ca
CONTACTS: Christopher J. Wein, managing director; Quentin Collier, creative director; John Partridge, chief financial officer
SERVICES: Web solutions, branding, print design, strategy, advertising

Linda Gammon Communications Inc.
Calgary
PH: 403-244-1234
E: linda@lindagammon.com
CONTACTS: Linda Gammon, senior consultant & owner
SERVICES: Strategic planning, branding, creative services, artwork, media buying and planning, print procurement
Link PR Incorporated
Edmonton
PH: 780-448-0936
E: linkpr@compusmart.ab.ca
CONTACTS: Annette Bowie, president; Michele Jacques, marketing consultant
SERVICES: Development of marketing/promotion plans and executio. Also communication materials, special events, media relations, media buying, publications, presentations, promotions

Margaret Kool Marketing
Calgary, Edmonton
PH: 403-571-2909
780-488-7708
E: linda@mkm.ab.ca, andyf@mkm.ab.ca
CONTACTS: Andy Feher, Margaret Kool
SERVICES: Full-scale marketing consulting agency providing all facets of communications from strategic marketing, branding, positioning, advertising, social marketing to media and public and relations

Marketing By Design Inc.
Edmonton
PH: 780-483-0111
E: info@marketingbydesign.ca
WEB: marketingbydesign.ca
CONTACTS: Aurea Vasseur, president
SERVICES: Project management, strategic marketing, graphic design, advertising campaigns, database development and management, Web site design and development, event marketing and sponsorships

Ogilvy & Mather
Calgary
PH: 403-262-6852
E: firstname.lastname@
calgary.ogilvy.com
WEB: ogilvy.com
CONTACTS: Mark Pigott, president, Phil Copithorne, creative director
SERVICES: Full-service agency

Palmer Jarvis DDB
Edmonton
PH: 780-424-7000
E: helene.leggatt@pjddb.com
WEB: pjddb.com
CONTACTS: Helene Leggatt, president; Martha Jamieson, vice-president public relations; Kathy Shapka, vice-president media director
SERVICES: Integrated communications, branding, corporate communications, public and media relations, creative and media services, design, recruitment advertising

Parallel
Calgary
PH: 403-231-1621
WEB: parallel.ca
CONTACTS: Larry Bannerman, general manager; Joe Hospodarec, creative director; Linda Waldner, vice-president operations
SERVICES: Creative solutions and concepts, planning, branding, consulting, campaign development, Web design

Powerlines
Calgary
PH: 403-237-0760
E: layden_brown@powerlines.ca
CONTACTS: Jim Freeman, president & senior strategist; Layden Brown, vice-president
SERVICES: Visionary thinking and strategic planning, strategic partnering, marketing, advertising

Push
Calgary
PH: 403-234-7874
E: info@pushbranding.com
WEB: pushbranding.com
CONTACTS: Andy Shortt, president & creative partner; Charles Blackwell, creative partner; Darcy Parke, creative partner
SERVICES: Full-service advertising, design, Web design, strategic planning, media planning and buying

Red Communications
Edmonton
PH: 780-426-3627
E: admin@redcom.ca
WEB: redcom.ca
CONTACTS: Monique Fikar, director of client services, Lori Billey, creative director
SERVICES: Advertising strategy, design and production services including television and radio.

Rose Country Advertising and Public Relations
Edmonton
PH: 780-451-5670
E: bstecyk@rcadvertising.ca
WEB: rcadvertising.ca
CONTACTS: Brian Stecyk, president; Ted Tennison, APR; Andy Holt, creative director
SERVICES: Full-service communications. Also public issues management and food packaging

TAG Advertising and Marketing
Calgary
PH: 403-233-2282
E: info@tag-advertising.com
WEB: tag-advertising.com
CONTACTS: Steve Boyd, partner & creative director; Todd Sloane, partner & creative director
SERVICES: Communications strategy, creative for all media, production for all media, integrated plan management, media planning, buying and analysis

TBWA/Calgary
Calgary
PH: 403-770-1260
E: jeff.robinson@tbwa-calgary.com
WEB: tbwa.com
CONTACTS: Jeff Robinson, managing director
SERVICES: Integrated resources including strategy, research, database, direct response, online/interactive, print and broadcast production, media planning and buying, design, corporate identity, promotions and multimedia

TMP Worldwide
Calgary
PH: 403-266-7061
E: mailroom@tmp.com
WEB: tmp.com
CONTACTS: Gary Makar, general manager & vice-president advertising; Todd Trifaux, vice- president integrated marketing; Cara Whillans, vice-president recruitment marketing and media
SERVICES: Strategic branding, print, radio and television creative and advertising, media planning and buying, collateral material design, special event planning and co-ordination, recruitment advertising, employer branding, communications strategy and planning, media relations, crisis and issues communications

Twist Marketing
Calgary
PH: 403-242-4600
E: info@twistinc.ca
WEB: twistinc.ca
CONTACTS: Catherine Proulx, partner; James Webb, partner; Phil Klassen, partner
SERVICES: Strategic planning, marketing and communication strategy, corporate identity and branding, publicity planning, market research, Web site development and e-branding, design and production for all media

Venture Communications Ltd.
Calgary
PH: 403-237-2388
E: arlene@openminds.ca
WEB: openminds.ca
CONTACTS: Arlene Dickinson, president & owner; Todd Blevins, national creative director; Wayne Morishita, national client marketing director
SERVICES: National full-service marketing communications firm

Watermark Advertising Design
Calgary
PH: 403-228-7949
E: paul@
watermarkadvertising.com
WEB: watermarkadvertising.com
CONTACTS: Paul Vella, vice-president brand development, Steve Bottoms, CEO
SERVICES: All areas of marketing communication including design

Watts Communications
Edmonton
PH: 780-489-3441
E: wattsupp@telusplanet.net
CONTACTS: Kathy Watts, president
SERVICES: Print, radio and TV production, multi-media campaigns, media planning and buying, research communications strategy, special promotions, event planning, Web design, Web content development, graphic design, copywriting, media releases. Specializing in small to medium-sized businesses as well as the not-for-profit sector

William Joseph & Associates
Calgary
PH: 403-770-4900
E: info@williamjoseph.ca
WEB: williamjoseph.ca
CONTACTS: Ryan W. Townend, principal; Tim Beingessner, principal
SERVICES: Creative, strategy, event management, fund development, interior design, publications

Zero Gravity Inc.
Calgary
PH: 403-770-2250
E: info@zginc.ca
WEB: zginc.ca
CONTACTS: Rich Thompson, president, CEO & co-founder; Margo McKee, creative director/managing partner
SERVICES: Strategic planning, advertising, print collateral, online marketing, event planning, investor relations, media relations

Marketing & Market Research Firms
Balance Media Limited
Edmonton
PH: 780-439-4934
E: info@balancemedia.com
WEB: balancemedia.com
CONTACTS: Andrea Bell, project director; Adam Jevne; Managing Director
SERVICES: Web, print, identity and advertising development

Bottom Line Productions
Calgary, Edmonton
PH: 403-567-1507
780-988-8914
E: darka@bottomlinepro.com
WEB: bottomlinepro.com
CONTACTS: Darka Tarnawsky, president; Alexandra Shewchuk, vice-president; Brad Walker, director of Operations – Calgary
SERVICES: Communications, strategic marketing, event planning, media relations and development

Brainstorm CGP Inc.
Calgary
PH: 403-205-4435
E: info@thinkbrainstorm.com
WEB: thinkbrainstorm.com
CONTACTS: Barry Chung, Beth Gallup, Korrie Ponney, principal partners
SERVICES: TV, audio and video production; Web, CD and DVD content creation; marketing and communication planning; corporate storytelling, Internet-based training

Braveheart
Communications Inc.
Edmonton
PH: 780-484-7353
E: braveheart@telusplanet.net
CONTACTS: Randy Cronin, managing partner
SERVICES: Marketing communications strategy development, campaign management, supplier management

CIS Research Centre
Edmonton
PH: 780-421-1199
E: info@cisresearch.ca
WEB: cisresearch.ca
CONTACTS: Kim Thornton, partner; Steven Dennis, partner
SERVICES: Market research, focus groups, survey design and implementation

Clientseye Inc.
Calgary
PH: 403-508-2788
WEB: clientseye.com
CONTACTS: Sheri-Lee Turner, managing partner
SERVICES: E-mail marketing, interactive marketing, brand and Web development, direct marketing and consulting

The Communicators – Event & Awareness Inc.
Calgary
PH: 403-202-2119
E: info@thecommunicators.net
WEB: thecommunicators.net
CONTACTS: Joanne Toller, partner; Shawna Ogston, partner
SERVICES: Event management, media relations, fund development

Cristall Marketing Limited
Edmonton
PH: 780-438-0557
E: mcristall@
cristallmarketing.com
WEB: cristallmarketing.com
CONTACTS: Mark Cristall
SERVICES: Organization and development, strategic planning, marketing communications, market research and analysis, e-business solutions

Criterion Research Corp.
Edmonton
PH: 780-423-0708
E: criterion@
criterionresearchcorp.com
WEB: criterionresearchcorp.com
CONTACTS: Maureen McCaw, president; Barry Davis, senior research analyst
SERVICES: Provider of full-service market and social research consulting – project design, data collection, data processing and analysis. Also offers recruitment services, focus group moderating and individual in-depth interviews.

Deschenes Regnier
Calgary
PH: 403-225-1603
E: results@deschenesregnier.com
WEB: deschenesregnier.com
CONTACTS: Donna Deschenes, principal/creative director; Guy Regnier, principal/creative director
SERVICES: Strategic marketing and communications plans, corporate communications and identity programs, market positioning and brand strategies, Web strategy and development, multi-media strategy and development

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Donovan Creative Communications (DCC)
Edmonton
PH: 780-722-8878
E: mdonovan@telusplanet.net
CONTACTS: Michael Donovan
SERVICES: Brand building, investor communications, print, digital media, strategic marketing, planning and research, copywriting, communications, public relations, creative

Environics Research Group
Calgary
PH: 403-229-0711
E: jbell@environics.ca
WEB: environics.ca
CONTACTS: Michael Heffring, CEO; Joan Bell, COO; Yvonne Brouwers, Executive vice- president
SERVICES: Syndicated studies, custom, market research, performance management, reputation and issues management

The Event Group Inc.
Calgary
PH: 403-543-1509
E: dave@eventgroup.ca
WEB: eventgroup.ca
CONTACTS: David Howard, partner; Jim Button, partner; Leslie Gallacher, partner
SERVICES: Event management and marketing company specializing in creating and managing a wide range of events for a diverse clientele – corporate, not-for-profit and public events

Fat Cat Media Relations
Edmonton
PH: 780-413-9440
E: fatcat@planet.eon.net
CONTACTS: Brenda Knight, president
SERVICES: Media relations strategies, campaigns and workshops, marketing and communication campaigns, event planning and development, project management

Grandview Consulting Inc.
Red Deer
PH: 403-346-6139
E: info@grandviewconsulting.com
WEB: grandviewconsulting
CONTACTS: Lorne Daniel, managing partner, Laurie Harder, marketing co-ordinator; Shannon Kerraghan, consultant
SERVICES: Strategic planning, marketing planning, writing, co-ordination of production ( printing and design) for communication projects

Hargreaves & Associates
Edmonton
PH: 780-421-4394
E: hargy@telusplanet.net
CONTACTS: David Hargreaves, president
SERVICES: Consumer surveys, focus groups, business to business surveys

Incite Solutions Inc.
Edmonton
PH: 780-423-5552
E: info@surfincite.com
WEB: surfincite.com
CONTACTS: Ted Kouri, principal; Jared Smith, principal
SERVICES: Research planning, branding, design and the overall management of marketing activities

Ipsos Reid
Calgary
PH: 403-237-0066
E: webmaster@ipsos-reid.com
WEB: ipsos-reid.com
CONTACTS: Tim Olafson, senior vice-president & managing director
SERVICES: Custom and syndicated research products and services including concept and product testing, attitude and usage studies, public opinion, omnibus surveys, tracking systems, brand loyalty research, volume forecasting, marketing models and advanced analytics

LSL Marketing Consultants
Edmonton
PH: 780-413-9986
E: lori@lslmarketing.com
CONTACTS: Lori Colborne, president
SERVICES: Marketing plans, ongoing management plans, seminars/workshops/keynotes, external and internal customers

Millennium Strategies Inc. (Millennium Marketing)
Calgary
PH: 403-274-4561
E: info@mymillennium.ca
CONTACTS: John D. Klovansky, president & CEO
SERVICES: Product launch plans and execution, business plan writing and critique, action plans, marketing plan creation

Mosaic Communications
Calgary
PH: 403-230-4224
E: mail@
mosaiccommunications.com
WEB: mosaiccommunications.ca
CONTACTS: Melodie Creegan, president; Stephen Dougherty, partner
SERVICES: Brand strategy and campaign development, market research, communication design and implementation (print, new media, television)

Not Your Average Jo Communications
Calgary
PH: 403-244-6199
E: jo@notyouraveragejo.com
WEB: notyouraveragejo.com
CONTACTS: Jo Williams
SERVICES: Communications strategy, marketing, special events, public relations, media relations, writing

Odvod Media Corp.
Edmonton
PH: 780-451-1379
E: info@odvod.com
WEB: odvod.com
CONTACTS: Orville Chubb, Randy Hayashi, Trudy Callaghan, partners
SERVICES: Marketing and communications, visual identities, promotional materials, integrated plans and strategies

Prime Time Marketing & Communications
Edmonton
PH: 780-466-0087
CONTACTS: Deb Tansley, president; Lori Forrest, account supervisor
SERVICES: Marketing planning, strategy and execution, design, copywriting, account services, production management

Research Innovations Inc.
Edmonton
PH: 780-944-9606
E: coral.thygesen@resinnova.com
WEB: resinnova
CONTACTS: Coral Thygesen, president; Graham O’Shea, general manager
SERVICES: Full-service research and consulting, including survey/study design, data collection, data analysis, follow-up implementation, action consultants

Right Field Marketing
Edmonton
PH: 780-914-3860
E: jims@rightfieldmarketing.com
WEB: rightfieldmarketing.com
SERVICES: Marketing plans, business coaching and workshops

Start Marketing Inc.
Calgary
PH: 403-242-1127
E: mail@startmarketing.com
WEB: startmarketing.com
CONTACTS: Jacqueline Drew, president
SERVICES: Strategic business planning, marketing and creative services, sales training and development

Strategy Summit Ltd.
Edmonton
PH: 780-441-5689
E: info@strategysummit.com
WEB: strategysummit.com
CONTACTS: Brad Ferguson, president & CEO
SERVICES: Market and marketing strategy, differentiation, advertising strategies, marketing and sales process strategy, outsourced marketing management

Street Smart Strategic Planning
Calgary
PH: 403-777-0225
E: planning@streetsmart.ca
WEB: streetsmart.ca
CONTACTS: Roger Mercier, managing partner
SERVICES: Qualitative focus group research, strategic planning and brand positioning strategies, HR studies and ad agency creative briefs

Sun Dogs Communications Inc.
Edmonton
PH: 780-414-0759
E: bmurray@sun-dogs.com
WEB: sun-dogs.com
CONTACTS: Bryn Murray, president
SERVICES: Intergrated marketing communications, marketing research, design, copywriting, Web development

Tandem Marketing Design
Calgary
PH: 403-228-9526
E: tf@tandem-md.com
WEB: tandem-md.com
CONTACTS: Todd Fraser, managing director
SERVICES: Print, new media, brand development and identity

The Thinktank – Marketing Company
Calgary
PH: 403-620-5041
E: info@thethinktank.ca
CONTACTS: Betty Ledgerwood, owner
SERVICES: Brand evaluation, identity creation, communications and strategies implementation

Toma & Bouma Management Consultants
Edmonton
PH: 780-413-9262
E: dtoma@junctionnet.com
WEB: tomaandbouma.com
CONTACTS: Darrell Toma, Jerry Bouma
SERVICES: Market and product opportunity analysis, competitive analysis. Specializes in agri-food products and experience in technology/research and development

Varzari Communications Inc.
Lethbridge
PH: 403-329-0179
E: lynda@varzari.com
WEB: varzari.com
CONTACTS: Lynda Varzari
SERVICES: Marketing and communications services through strategy, training and brand development

Creative Suppliers
26 design
Edmonton
PH: 780-426-2602
E: sarah@26-design.ca
WEB: 26-design.ca
CONTACTS: Sarah Classen Stickland, owner and designer
SERVICES: Graphic design, visual identities, print design, Web design, packaging design, corporate communications, marketing materials, book design

Advanta Design Group Inc.
Calgary
PH: 403-547-7159
E: solutions@advantadesign.com
WEB: advantadesign.com
CONTACTS: Kent Davidson, president; Stephen Anstey, vice-president and business development
SERVICES: Industrial product design, brand strategy development, graphic design, Web design and development, marketing communications

Ambient Media
PH: 403-244-2370
E: info@ambientmedia.ca
WEB: ambientmedia.ca
CONTACTS: Jeff Plante, new media producer
SERVICES: Interactive new media and digital animation for film, television and corporate communications

Animatters Animation & Design Studios
Edmonton
PH: 780-970-0334
E: kelly@animatters.com
WEB: animatters.com
CONTACTS: Kelly Davies, president
SERVICES: Print, Web, broadcast television, video, DVD production; animation for broadcast, Web, print and special promotions

Applied Communications
Calgary
PH: 403-284-0427
E: mail@appliedcom.net
WEB: appliedcommunications.ca
CONTACTS: Dan McWilliam, president; Lori McWilliam, creative director
SERVICES: Corporate identity, image building and branding, communication planning, packaging and advertising design, creative and production services, new media development

Artsmith Communications
Edmonton
PH: 780-424-2621
E: mail@artsmith.ca
WEB: artsmith.ca
CONTACTS: John Arthur Smith, creative director client services
SERVICES: Concept to final production for all aspects of advertising

Bossanova Communications Inc.
Edmonton
PH: 780-448-9500
E: info@bossanovaonline.com
WEB: bossanovaonline.com
CONTACTS: Jan Thalheimer, owner and creative director
SERVICES: Graphic design for print, electronic media, copywriting, brochure writing, illustration

Chad Johnston Photographics
Calgary
PH: 403-616-5810
E: info@chadjohnston.com
WEB: chadjohnston.com
CONTACTS: Chad Johnston

Cindy Revell
Sherwood Park
PH: 780-662-3088
E: cindy@cindyrevell.com
WEB: cindyrevell.com
CONTACTS: Cindy Revell, illustrator
SERVICES: Provides illustration for magazines, ad agencies, children’s book publishers

Cogent Media
Calgary
PH: 403-205-2484
E: info@cogentmedia.com
WEB: cogentmedia.com
CONTACTS: Geoff Plewes, principal; Trevor Paddock, principal
SERVICES: Brand development, ID development, advertising, investor relations, Web design, Web systems

Communication Associates
Calgary
PH: 403-244-5451
E: info@communicationassociates.ab.ca
WEB: communicationassociates.ab.ca
CONTACTS: Don Bartoconei, president
SERVICES: Commercial photography (studio and location), high-end digital photography and traditional film

Critical Path Marketing Communications
Edmonton
PH: 780-989-3990
E: kdeley@critical-path.ca
WEB: critical-path.ca
CONTACTS: Kim Deley, president
SERVICES: Graphic design and communications, logos, corporate ID, annual reports, advertising, brochures, copywriting, event materials, presentations, point of sale

Design Plus Communications Inc.
Calgary
PH: 403-266-7118
E: designplus@dpcdigital.com
WEB: dpcdigital.com
CONTACTS: Gwen Hetherington, creative director
SERVICES: Graphic design, corporate ID, corporate communications

Design Quarry
Edmonton
PH: 780-430-9693
E: info@designquarry.com
WEB: designquarry.ca
CONTACTS: Jack Born, executive
SERVICES: Graphic and communications design, logo, visual/corporate identity packages, stationery and other collateral

e=mc2 event management inc.
Calgary
PH: 403-770-1383
E: info@emc2events.com
WEB: emc2events.com
CONTACTS: Ken Christopherson, principal/executive producer; Jocelyn Flanagan, principal/executive producer
SERVICES: Organizers of industry conferences, official openings, fundraising galas, awards banquets. Also provider of creative concept, theme design, budget management and production stage management

Equinox Design Consultants
Edmonton
PH: 780-475-7146
E: david@equinoxdesign.ca
WEB: equinoxdesign.ca
CONTACTS: David Moore
SERVICES: Corporate identity design, brochures, Web design, illustration

Fever Communications
Calgary
PH: 403-241-5495
E: design@fevercom.com
WEB: fevercom.com
CONTACTS: Dan Finocchiaro, creative director; Jo-Anne Finocchiaro, director; Lindsay Danielle, sales
SERVICES: Design, digital production, brand development, project management, packaging. Specializing in packaging from food to product

Fox Design
Edmonton
PH: 780-487-6678
E: lisa@foxdesign.ca
WEB: foxdesign.ca
CONTACTS: Lisa Toliver-Fox; owner & designer
SERVICES: Graphic design, promotional print materials, publications, corporate ID, annual reports, newsletters

Fuel Branding
Calgary
PH: 403-294-1700
E: info@fuelbranding.com
WEB: fuelbranding.com
CONTACTS: Brad Hendricks, managing partner; Geoff Summdch, managing partner; Spencer Fonger, managing partner
SERVICES: Creative for design of print advertising, TV, radio; creative for corporate communications

Gallup Photography Inc.
Calgary
PH: 403-205-4435
E: info@gallupphoto.com
WEB: markgallup.com
CONTACTS: Mark Gallup, photographer
SERVICES: Original and stock photography

Karo
Calgary
PH: 403-266-4094
E: info@karo.com
WEB: karo.com
CONTACTS: Chris Bedford, president; Alex Berenyi, interactive director & principal; Michael Dangelmaier, creative director & principal
SERVICES: Full-service design in communications including advertising, marketing programs, branding, identities, corporate communications, publication design. Also specializing in signage, Web applications, Web sites

Kim Griffiths Photography Inc.
Edmonton
PH: 780-423-6864
E: kgphoto@shaw.ca
CONTACTS: Kim Griffiths
SERVICES: Industrial, food, commercial, architectural, editorial and advertising photography

Laughing Dog Photography
Edmonton
PH: 780-722-3454
E: info@laughingdog.ca
WEB: laughingdog.ca
CONTACTS: Dustin Delfs
SERVICES: Commercial and editorial photography

Letterbox
Calgary
PH: 403-287-0370
403-813-2726
E: val@letterboxcom.com
WEB: letterboxcom.com
CONTACTS: Rob Johnstone, co-owner; Val Lawton, co-owner
SERVICES: Illustration, storyboarding, copywriting, editing

McRobbie Design Group
Edmonton
PH: 780-669-5200
E: km@mcrobbie.com
WEB: mcrobbie.com
CONTACTS: Ken McRobbie, creative director; Robyn Stuart, art director
SERVICES: Creative services that help companies develop and achieve their full potential — branding, print, interactive

Merlin Edge Inc.
Calgary
PH: 403-237-7684
E: info@merlinedge.com
WEB: merlinedge.com
CONTACTS: Laurie Watson, president & creative director; George Koch, vice-president & partner; Charles Conboy, vice-president, marketing & senior strategist
SERVICES: Marketing strategy, brand development, investor relations, annual reports, multi-media presentations, Web site development, advertising, brochures, business-to-business marketing

P40 Communications
Edmonton
PH: 780-482-2002
E: info@p40.ca
WEB: p40.ca
CONTACTS: Don Myhre, director; Rob Weidemann, art director
SERVICES: Corporate communications, creative and strategic marketing, design and illustration

Plumbheavy Design
Edmonton
PH: 780-406-4229
E: info@plumbheavy.ca
WEB: plumbheavy.ca
CONTACTS: Tara Langlois, principal; Bernie Roessler, principal
SERVICES: Graphic design, information design, illustration, copywriting, editing services

Roth and Ramberg Photography Inc.
Edmonton, Calgary
PH: 780-425-1099
403-242-4328
E: mail@rothandramberg.com
WEB: rothandramberg.com
CONTACTS: Dale Roth, photographer; Michele Ramberg, photographer
SERVICES: Advertising, corporate, industrial and editorial photography

textweave writing & editing
Edmonton
PH: 780-473-2462
E: textweave@shaw.ca
WEB: textweave.ca
CONTACTS: Brenda Belokrinicew, owner/operator
SERVICES: Writing or editing of reports, courses, manuals, etc.

Top Draw Inc.
Edmonton
PH: 429-9993
E: info@topdraw.com
WEB: topdraw.com
CONTACTS: Ken Jurina, president
SERVICES: Graphic design, corporate branding, Web site development, multimedia production, copywriting, photography

Vision Design Communications Inc.
Edmonton
PH: 780-452-3434
E: info@visiondc.com
WEB: visiondc.com
CONTACTS: Gord Gilroy, principal; Lisa Todd, account manager
SERVICES: Strategic marketing through design, illustration, writing and photography from print to Web

Public Relations Firms
Bray, Michaels & Associates
Edmonton
PH: 780-455-4077
E: braymichaels@shaw.ca
CONTACTS: Robert Bray, Warren Michaels
SERVICES: Corporate communications, media strategies, image management, creative writing, video production, executive coaching, television production house

Brian Hetherington & Associates
Edmonton
PH: 780-428-6459
E: bhetherington@bhapr.com
WEB: bhapr.com
CONTACTS: Brian Hetherington, president
SERVICES: Issues management, media relations, consumer affairs, business and product promotions, special event planning

Chenier Communications
Calgary
PH: 403-280-0575
E: mpchenier@shaw.ca
CONTACTS: Monique Chenier, president
SERVICES: Research analysis, implementation and evaluation of communications programs, branding, collateral, newsletters, event management, presentations, speech writing, Web site, video development, media relations, advertising, community relations

Communica Public Affairs Inc.
Calgary
PH: 403-816-4682
E: alan@communica-pa.com
WEB: communica-pa.com
CONTACTS: Doug Ford, partner; Alan Roth, partner
SERVICES: Public consultation services for capital development projects, including Aboriginal relations and engagements

Communication Incorporated
Calgary
PH: 403-266-2000
E: leclausen@comminc.ca
WEB: comminc.ca
CONTACTS: Larry E Clausen, president & CEO; Bill Watson, vice-president
SERVICES: Reputation management, strategic communication management, government relations, community investments, crisis learning, issues management, media relations, social marketing, public aff

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