Local Business Spotlight – The Designers Closet Canada

Monday Apr 26th, 2021

The Designers Closet Canada

Local Business Spotlight – The Designers Closet Canada The Designers Closet Canada is an online consignment boutique where you can buy wonderful gently used designer items for less. Consignment boutiques are becoming more popular in today’s eco-fashion-conscious world. Cheryl the owner of The Designers Closet Canada is a wonderful person, who I have become friends with. We met close to 4 years ago when I was in the market for a new handbag. I love the idea of being... [read more]

Local Business Spotlight - Paramount Home Renovations

Monday Apr 12th, 2021


I have known Dallas of Paramount Home Renovations for many years. His sister Mandy is one of my best friends. When Dallas started flipping houses, I just happened to be in the market for a house. It was an incredible home & he did an amazing job of updating it. Dallas has since started two more companies and continues to strive for excellence in every project. I had the chance to chat with Dallas recently and talk to him about Paramount Home Renovations and the importance of supporting... [read more]

Local Business Spotlight - Mortgages by Jessalyn

Monday Mar 22nd, 2021

Mortgages by Jessalyn

This career has allowed me to meet some amazing people; one of those is Jessalyn Brown of Mortgages by Jessalyn. She and I had a little sit-down recently. Tell me about being a mortgage broker? Well, I have been a broker for 3 years now. Before that, I was a licensed assistant at Investors Group for 4 years. I decided that I needed something more, I wanted a career where I could work independently and help people. My mom is a mortgage broker in Saskatchewan, and she encouraged me to... [read more]

Local Business Spotlight - Foothills Helicopter Training Academy

Monday Nov 2nd, 2020

Foothills Helicopter Training Academy

Have you ever dreamed of flying a helicopter? I know I have, and a few weeks ago I had the pleasure of checking out my friend Jacki's helicopter hangar. It was mind-blowing, to say the least.   Foothills Helicopter Training Academy offers industry-led, real-world commercial pilot training and Jacki is an amazing person with an entrepreneurial spirit. She started in aviation just under 2 years ago with the marketing side of things. Jacki worked on Access... [read more]

Local Business Spotlight - California Tan

Thursday Jan 7th, 2021


California Tan – Local Business Spotlight You don’t get more local than California Tan. They have been in business for 37 years and are the 2nd oldest business in Willow Park Village. The owner, Chris has been with California Tan for 20 years, starting as a bed cleaner when he was 16. When he was 16, he never dreamed of being the owner, he never would have pegged himself as the golden employee. Flash forward 10 years and the opportunity to buy into the partnership presented... [read more]