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Here are the 2015 Summer Company Students

Braden Usher – Braden Usher Delivery

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Braden Usher Delivery (B.U.D.) offers a personal delivery service for any product large or small, always providing genuine care. We pride ourselves on being reliable and punctual, offering incentive deals for multiple deliveries. Visit www.budelivery.ca or call (705) 888-4271 for a speedy and simple delivery. We accept cash or credit. Let us make your life easier.

 

 

 

 


Cameron Clegg – GBMP Recording Studio

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GBMP (Georgian Bay Music Place) Recording Studio is a studio that offers professional, reasonably priced recording services. We offer local budget bands and solo artists the opportunity to make their music available to the masses through the magic of recording. To learn more checkout our website at www.gbmpstudio.com.

 

 

 

 


Danielle Moloughy – Delectable Desserts by Danielle

danielleDelectable Desserts by Danielle is a business specializing in gluten-free and baked goods made with healthier ingredients.  Purchase our delicious products at the Collingwood weekly Farmer’s Market or contact us for custom orders at DelectableDessertsByDanielle@gmail.com or delectabledessertsbydanielle.com.


Harriet Kitchen – Hattaharriett

Fun, functional and fashionable hand-made headbands and neck-warmers for sports enthusiasts. Harriet is committed to producing beautiful, practical pieces. She is excited and passionate about her business’s growth and wants to inspire young entrepreneurs like herself as well as keeping customers warm on the slopes!  Email howdoyouhatta@gmail.com for additional info, follow us on Instagram @ howdoyouhatta and check out the website www.howdoyouhatta.com to view the merchandise.

 


Jayden Walker – Vizible Consulting

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Vizible Consulting helps small businesses improve their websites and social media to promote their business more effectively and connect with their customers. Our mission is to ensure that your business is seen. www.vizibleconsulting.com

 

 

 

 


Alexandra Taggart – Making It Shine

Making It Shine provides friendly professional residential and commercial cleaning services, including laundry, carpet alicleaning and green cleaning services. Making It Shine is committed to satisfying each and every client. Making It Shine: Professional Cleaning Services –  Commercial & Residential . 705-888-6425. www.makingitshine.ca.  Making It Shine is always happy to hear from you!

 

 

 


Maks Andrejczuk – Main End

maks2Main End is a film and media production company dedicated to providing professional, creative, flexible and personable video services at affordable prices to Collingwood and the surrounding area. Contact Maks at maksandrejczuk@gmail.com.

 

 

 


Andrew Liauba – Lubas Maintenanceluba

 

Lubas Maintenance provides basic maintenance including pressure washing and staining decks, indoor cleaning and grass cutting. The business is located in Wasaga Beach operating 5 days a week. From our lawn care, our pressure washing, our deck staining, our cottage cleaning, we take great pride in the work we provide to our customers. Contact Andrew at 705-725-2196.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Here are the 2014 Summer Company Students

Troy Annette    Recursion 3D Printing

Professional 3D printing services for residents and businesses

  • Cellphone cases
  • 3D text and logos
  • Custom/personalized printed products

Contact Troy at recursion3d@yahoo.ca

 

 

 

 


Joe Crozier     iPhone Joe

IOS Device Service and Repairs specializing in fast, affordable, and reliable repairs for:

iPads!

iPhones!

cracked screens!

faulty buttons!

weak batteries!

and more!

Contact Joe at 705*607*0458  or joe@iphonejoe.ca


Caitlin Brownfield       Personal Styling and Event Planning

Personal Styling for special events, career women, and image consultant.

Event Planning for fashion shows, group styling and clothing swaps

Contact Caitlin  at 705*241*5325 

or caitlinbrownfield@hotmail.ca

 

 

 

 


Bethany Wilson     My Knifty Knitting

Quality handmade knit products:

    • Head bands
    • Hair Clips
    • Blankets
    • Scarves

Find Bethany at the Collingwood Farmers Market Saturday Mornings

 

 

 

 


Grace Howard      Bee Educated

Beautifully hand crafted beeswax candles Individual candles are sold or unique packages including The Queen Bee, The Worker Bee, The Busy Bee and The Honey Bee   Our Candles are all natural, non-toxic and Economical         Find Grace at the Collingwood Farmers Market Saturday Mornings

 

 

 

 


Corynn Fowler      Merrybrook Farm 

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Nourished by Corynn, fresh organic vegetable,

herb and flower garden.

Recipe cards available using local ingredients.

Follow Corynn at her blog nourishedbycorynn.com

              Find Corynn at the Collingwood Farmers Market Saturday Mornings


Adam Martin     New Age Lawn Care

Environmental Services

Environmentally friendly lawn maintenance services performed with electric equipment including grass cutting, trimming and weed containment.

Offering $30.00 Off Prepaid Monthly Services

Contact Adam  at adam@NewAgeLawnCare.com

or

705*441*3451

 

 


Marley Rose Harris     Professional Social Media Consulting 

Social Media Marketing and Consulting for small business

Setting up and maintaining social media including Facebook, twitter, and instagram.

Also including website setup and maintenance with the bonus of advertising and promo

photography.

Contact Marley at mrh.consulting@hotmail.com

or

705*446*4560


Daniel Correia     Based On Technology

Tech support services for residents and businesses

our software

replace parts for computer tablet, phone and other electronic devices

Custom electronic builds

Contact Daniel at purchasing BOT@gmail.com

or

705*888*9303


Brydon Parker     Maximize Your Profitability

Businesses increase your efficiency and goals through mathematical, economical, and analytical equations.  See how to increase your profit margins, revenue, and operations.  You will be surprised at how economical these 3 goals will be achieved.

Contact Brydon at bparker@max-profits.com

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www.max-profits.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

Here are the 2013 Summer Company Students


Brad Niermann
Mountain View Woodworking

 
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Quality hand crafted outdoor wood furniture

  • Picnic tables
  • Benches
  • Flower boxes
  • Garbage boxes
  • Custom products available

Great Quality.

Affordable Prices.

Contact Brad at brad@mvwoodworking.ca

 

 


Emily Deslippe
Kids of Creemore Summer Camp

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Curriculum based!

Affordable for every family!

Learning through playing!

Space available throughout the summer.

 

Contact Emily Deslippe at 705-888-1002 or kidsocsc@gmail.com

 


Zachary Whitley
Zach’s Quality Hay

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  • Locally grown high quality horse hay

 

  • Delivery and storage available

 

  • Contact Zachary at zach7540@hotmail.com

 

 


Blake Harris
Gourmet By The Bay

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Local, fresh, organically grown mushrooms, including:

  • Shitake
  • Blue Oyster
  • Yellow Oyster
  • Pink Oyster
  • Elm Oyster
  • King Oyster

Contact Blake at blake_harris42@hotmail.com or at 519-477-1842

 


Jacob Smith
Trajectory Designs

trajectory designsProfessional, local website design, social media and tech support company offering high quality services for small businesses at a reasonable price.

Ask me how I can help you with setting up your wireless network!

Contact Jacob at Jacob.smith@rogers.com

 

 


Emily McKague
horseCedar Brook Farm

 

  • Unique hands-on agricultural summer camps
  • Private horseback riding lessons – Western or English
  • Horse training and exercising

Contact Emily at 519-599-2348

 


Sawyer Bullock
More Than Magic

magicAward winning magic for birthday parties, family shows and special events.  Customer magic shows for corporate events.

Funny.  Visual.  Interactive.  Unique

Contact Sawyer Bullock at sawyerbullock@hotmail.com

 

 

 


Quinsea McKenna
Fundja

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A crowd funding website for youth.  Fundja allows a space for youth under the age of 19 to post a video about their business.  Friends, family and community members can then make micro donations to help fund the young entrepreneur’s idea.

Contact Quinsea at quinseafaye@gmail.com

 


Amy Finn-Scharlach
PrunkPokal Cutlery

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Beautifully designed cheese knives, dip spoons, fondue forks and other specialty cutlery.  Made out of sterling silver and stainless steel.

Contact Amy at info@prunkpokalcutlery.com

 


Thomas Shannon
Valley Garden Services

 

  • Providing stress-free property maintenance serviceslawnmower
  • Lawn cutting, weeding, watering
  • Deck maintenance and repair

Contact Thomas at chocotom56@gmail.com

 


Taylor Ferguson
The University Painters

university painters logoA local student painting business that strives to help our local community by increasing the value of your home or business.

Professional.  Student run.  Great value.

Contact Taylor Ferguson at theupainters@gmail.com or 519-477-0347


 

 

Here are the 2012 Summer Company Students

Mia Forrester
Petscapades

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Petscapades is dedicated to offering peace of mind to both pet owners and pets alike by providing beloved pets with the opportunity to play, run, and enjoy the outdoors while their owners are engaging in other activities.  Petscapades provides dog walking, pet sitting and basic grooming services.

705-607-0509
mariaforrester55@gmail.com

www.petscapades.ca


Emily Niermann
Devising Designs

Devising Designs

Devising Designs is a graphic design business located in Collingwood that produces the highest quality and most unique design that suit your needs. We can help you devise your ideal design through cost effective and creative solutions. Our design process is planned to give you the highest quality design, while working efficiently to get the job done.

705-730-2589
emily@devisingdesigns.ca

www.devisingdesigns.ca


Michael Craig
URIDE

U-Ride

Uride is Canada’s first carpooling website that will cater exclusively to students.   With the increasing cost of travel to students, as well as the global green shift, the time is now for students of Canada to come together in a social forum, save some money, and help the environment.  Students will be able to post, request, and reserve a seat in a driver’s car online on the Uride website.

Visit www.u-ride.ca
Michael@u-ride.ca


Nick Dymond
Dymond Finish

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The Dymond Finish Patio furniture & Backyard Improvement Company designs and builds classic custom fit patio furniture to your specifications as well as designs personal fencing and screening for privacy.  Dymond Designs builds Adirondack chairs, benches, picnic tables, planters, privacy screens and other custom pieces.  Furniture can be unfinished, stained or painted based on your needs.  Contact Nick Dymond.

Contact Nick at 705-984-6969


John McKague
Cedar Brook Machine & Welding

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Cedar Brook Machine & Welding is a small machine repair and custom welding company operated by John McKague.  Services include small machine and farm equipment repair, fence building and repair, custom welding and lawn mower tune-ups.  Cedar Brook can also fix or build custom equipment for the customer.

519-599-2348

 

Meet the 2011 Summer Company Students

 

Jeremy Proctor
Boat Butler
Jeremy offers interior cleaning and food stocking services to seasonal boat owners in the Thornbury harbour. Jeremy’s service is ideal for preparing boats of all sizes for weekend use.
jmp_8_06@hotmail.com

519-599-7755

 

Conor Spencer
Conor’s Lawn Care Service
Conor is starting his own lawn care and maintenance business in Collingwood. Conor has many years of experience in lawn care and is able to maintain and care for lawns of all sizes.
conortank30@gmail.com
705-446-0701

 

Reid Kendall
AquaGreen
Reid provides exterior boat cleaning services in the Thornbury harbour. Reid conducts his business using strictly eco-friendly products.
reidk_94@hotmail.com

705-444-3022

 

Kyle Spooner
KRS Landscape and Design
Kyle’s business is offering gardening and landscaping services to Collingwood residents. With over 8 years of experience, Kyle can comfortably take on a variety of projects.
kyle_spooner@hotmail.com
705-888-6780

 

Josh Hill
Rogue Goat
Josh creates and sells hand-made jewelry and accessories. All of his ‘Rogue Goat’ products are created using pieces of reclaimed wood and are sold in Collingwood at Store 54, or online at Etsy.com.
yeknomym@hotmail.com

 

Nelson Knight
Stinkin Boards
Nelson customizes and sells his own longboards and skateboards to boarding enthusiasts in the Thornbury area. Nelson personally designs each product, making each “Stinkin Board” unique.
nelsonsknight@gmail.com
905-512-0813

 

Ryan Baker
Springscapes Landscaping
Ryan will be operating his own lawn care and landscaping business over the course of the summer. Ryan will be offering a wide range of services to the Stayner community including grass cutting, deck building, flower planting and tree trimming.
ryan@springscapes.ca  www.springscapes.ca
705-888-7554

 

Meet The 2010 Summer Company Students

Last summer, six students from the Collingwood/South Georgian Bay Region took part in the 2010 Summer Company program. Managed by the Small Business Enterprise Centre and funded by the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade, the Summer Company Program helps students set up and operate their own business. Each eligible student receives $1,500 in start-up funding, and an additional $1,500 upon successful program completion.

Christopher Nuttley operated Nuttley’s Outdoor Labour and Painting. Chris provided odd job and painting services to Creemore area residents. Evan Brown was the owner/operator of EZ Lawn Care. Evan had a busy summer offering full lawn care and yard services to Collingwood area residents. Shannon Gerow, owner of Put Your Best Paw Forward Dog Walkers, spent her summer walking and caring for Stayner area pets. Curtis Lush of Clarksburg created a company called Juggles. He entertained at various special events around the Georgian Triangle. Amanada Winters from Singhampton created a company she called Beaver River Stone Landscaping. Amanda was busy providing landscaping and yard maintenance services to residents throughout the Georgian Triangle and surrounding communities.

 

Meet The 2009 Summer Company Students

Joshua Baker Student Web Pro (Stayner)
Joshua is started a website design business. He is interested in design for the web, graphic design and computer repair/sales.
705-241-6388
joshua@studentwebpro.com

 

 

Christopher Bathgate
Dark Armor (Collingwood)

Christopher designs, sources and sells t-shirts and other apparel which appeal to mountain bikers, skateboarders, snowboarders, etc., aged 12 to 30.
905-409-1476
info@darkarmorapparel.com

 

Hayden Cudney
Snowbird Communications (Collingwood)

Hayden installs and configures telephone/P.B.X. systems in business and residential locations.
705-812-4949 x4
hayden.cudney@gmail.com

 

 

Anthony Jira
Tony’s Student Painting (Town of Blue Mountains)

Tony paints frames, doors, soffits, fascia, gables, siding, and much more, serving Collingwood and surrounding area.
519-780-7565
anthonyjira@yahoo.com

 

 

Dillen Moonen
North America Solar Solutions (Collingwood)

Dillen is the sole proprietor of North American Solar Solutions. He services and supplies Solar Water Heating, Solar Energy, Wind Power and Eco friendly products.
Telephone: 705-443-0705.
Fax: 705-446-2420.
solarsolutions@bmts.com  www.nasolarsolutions.com

Connor Paquette
Mulmur Firewood (Shelbourne)

Connor cuts and splits firewood from a woodlot owned by his family. He delivers and stacks the wood at the homes of his customers.
519-925-0883
mulmurfirewood@gmail.com

 

Samantha Thomas
CheerCore (Collingwood)

Samantha ran a cheerleading camp over the course of the summer. Competitive cheerleading skills include strength training, gymnastics and dance.
647-229-7805
sam@cheercorecollingwood.com
www.cheercorecollingwood.com

Chris Wyant
Clearview Computer Solutions (Stayner)

Chris established a company that develops iPhone/iPod Touch game utility applications. He distributes using the Apple provided App Store.
705-888-3270
chris.wyant10@gmail.com


Christine Zandbelt
Demure Designs (Wasaga Beach)

Christine creates and produces hand bags and accessories. Her products are both unique and alluring for young teens and adults. The handbags themselves are washable, reversible, colourful and inspirational. Christine currently sells her products at Store 54.
705-606-0089 czandbelt@hotmail.com

 

Kallie Garcia
KG Riot Custom Apparel and Design (Collingwood)

Kallie creates and sells custom apparel and accessories. She manufactures a variety of hand screen printed items, including t-shirts, dresses and bandannas. She would also like to teach her artist trade to others.
705-445-7969  kgriot@gmail.com  www.Kgriot.com.

 

Meet The 2008 Summer Company Students

Brett Metcalf
Stay Cold Clothing

As a Summer Company student, Brett Metcalf launched a web based company called Stay Cold Clothing. He sold custom designed t-shirts, polos and hoodies.

 

 

Colin Fox
Shred Skateboards

Summer Company participant Colin Fox of Meaford turned a passion into a business by launching a company he called Shred Skateboards.

 

 

Tim Talbot
Talbot Lawn Care

Tim Talbot started a company called Talbot Lawn Care as a Summer Company Student. He provided a lawn cutting and property management service to the residents of Creemore and surrounding area.

 

Kate Durrant
Durrant’s Painting & Maintenance

Kate Durrant started a company called Durrant’s Painting & Maintenance as a Summer Company student. She offered interior/exterior painting, window cleaning, lawn maintenance and garden work for her clients in Collingwood and surrounding area.