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BIE April Feature: Beauty Diamond Medispa and Aesthetics

BIE Feature: April Beauty Diamond Medispa and Aesthetics Beauty Diamond Medispa and Aesthetics Submitted by Lola Olorunfemi, Owner/CEO What’s your story? During the pandemic, I was a Nurse educator at the University teaching Nursing. I saw and felt the direct impact of Covid on frontline staff, patients, families, caregivers, teachers, and the entire population. As…

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BIE March Feature: Indigenous Box Inc.

BIE Feature: March Indigenous Box Inc. Indigenous Box Inc. Submitted by Mallory Yawnghwe, Co-founder and CEO What’s your story? My partner and I founded Indigenous Box from our Southside Edmonton basement in March 2021 after winning $5000 from a pitch contest put on by New Relationship Trust. I’ve always loved discovering new Indigenous businesses to…

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BIE February Feature: BKY Technologies Corp.

BIE Feature: February BKY Technologies Corp. BKY Technologies Corp. Submitted by Mike Letto, Business Development Manager What’s your story? My wife and I moved to Edmonton 20 years ago from back east with a dream to make a life for ourselves here and we now call Edmonton our home with our 3 kids and our…

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BIE January Feature: Refresh Botanicals

BIE Feature: January Refresh Botanicals Refresh Botanicals Submitted by Dr. Jagvir Singh, CEO and President What’s your story? Refresh Botanicals™ is organically sourced, but we take it to the next level where our research in powerful bioactives allows us to zero in and take a look at specific botanical molecules that address very specific skincare…

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BIE December Feature: Bakenary Ltd

BIE Feature: December Bakenary Ltd Bakenary Ltd Submitted by Darya Naidenkova, Co-founder — Bakenary Ltd What’s your story? I was always a creative and adventurous person. All thanks to my grandmother, who used to sign me up for all possible handmade and arts crafts activities in my childhood. After I graduated with a bachelor’s degree in marketing, I…

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BIE November Feature: Quickfire Mortgage Solutions

BIE Feature: November Quickfire Mortgage Solutions Quickfire Mortgage Solutions Submitted by Jeremy Hamelin, Mortgage Broker — Quickfire Mortgage Solutions  What’s your story? YEG is homebase. I was born and raised here, educated here, and launched my career here! After pursing my Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, I began working in the field specializing in running campaigns.…

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BIE October Feature: Hyklen Services and CenterTech Auto

BIE Feature: October Hyklen Services and CenterTech Auto & Small Business Expansion Hyklen Services and CenterTech Auto & Small Business Expansion Submitted by May Beauvais, Owner What’s your story?   People start businesses for a lot of reasons; some do it for money and others for fame, but for my family and I, we wanted…

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BIE September Feature: Optimax Benefits

BIE Feature: September Optimax Benefits Optimax Benefits 24 Years in Business   Submitted by Earl Shindruk, President — Optimax Benefits What’s your story? Successful businessman and community leader, Earl Shindruk, launched Optimax Benefits in 1998 after a vast career at TransAlta, Laidlaw Waste Systems and with Lafrentz Road Services. He combined a wealth of experience and his…

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BIE August Feature: Our Family Lines / Our Corporate History

BIE Feature: August Our Family Lines & Our Company History Our Family Lines & Our Company History Submitted by Lea Storry, Owner What’s your story?   I’m a writer, editor and publisher who couldn’t escape my last name: Storry. My background is in TV and newspaper journalism. I’ve lived coast, to coast, to coast and around…

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BIE July Feature: KSM Mortgages

BIE Feature: July KSM Mortgages – A division of Dominion Lending Centres Mortgages KSM Mortgages – A division of Dominion Lending Centres Mortgages  Submitted by Kim Schmidt, Mortgage Associate What’s your story? Before becoming a broker, like many people when renewing our mortgage, we went to a broker and found a great interest rate. We signed…

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