Startup Entrepreneurs for May 2010

This month (May) we are excited to participate in the launch of 13 more business startups at Microbusiness Training Centre ! Would you like to help them out?  Contact us to connect you with:

 ArtiZen Coffee Corp. is a coffee roaster/retailer/café. Their services include custom roasting, workshops on cupping and roasting, home delivery with a paid subscription, taste before you buy retail bagged coffee, teach clubs and organizations how they can profit from selling their coffee for fundraising, and they offer wall space for local artists to show their work.

Betterwrench Mobile Services Ltd. specializes in automotive repair which is done at a customer's home or business. They offer a wholesale price on the parts needed to complete repairs. Our prices are less expensive than our competitors, and the time that a customer is without their vehicle is lessened dramatically.

 BGF is an Independent Financial Broker who has alliances with many insurance companies and selects for each client the insurance company that has the product and service that best match their needs. The company sells primarily life insurance and advice on money products and financial planning.

Country Cabin Collectibles and Gifts is expecting to open in early July.  It will be a unique retail store in a country setting, serving people around the Pigeon Lake area.  Products will consist of unique antiques, furniture and collectibles, country home decor, garden décor, handmade Canadian artisan, stationary and novelty paper goods.

Earth Legacy Inc. will provide residential landscape services that focuses on sustainable design methods, as well as sustainability services for businesses to find solutions for operations and build environments that decrease their environmental impact.  Support services will be provided to increase public awareness and education and to network sustainable companies. 

Elegance Forever Gifts will sell an elegant life style via their exquisite products, including silk, crystal, pearl and some unique customized silver jewelry.

Full House Events & Marketing Ltd. (Full House) is an event planning, marketing, and project management company, that specializes in innovative and creative outcomes for their clients. Examples of services include planning for various events, creative production, and project start up services.

Lisada Salon in a home based hair salon in Beaumont  that specializes in advanced color techniques as well as color correction. The primary services are haircutting, highlighting, coloring, perms, updos, and facial waxing.There is also retail product available such as shampoo and conditioners, flat irons, Hairspray, mousse, and gels. The main product line is the German color line Schwarzkopf. The Primary brands of styling products being retailed are Pureology, which is an American based company. The most important benefit provided is the enhancement of self esteem and personality. The services and products work to enhance the client's appearance which will affect the feeling they have toward themselves. The enhancement of their appearance allows the client to represent their personality through a particular look.

More Gooder Technologies is a permaculture inspired landscape design/installation and education company with a focus on sustainable food systems which are not only pleasing to the eye, but also function to produce a food yield. They operate under a strict set of ethics, which are three fold: 1) Care of the earth 2) Care of people 3. Redistribution of surplus back into the system They also teach a number of monthly workshops, which train clients to be responsible for at least some of their food needs, as well as rebuilding the soil, and harvesting/storing rainwater for future use and continued production. 

Personal Assistant to Seniors (P.A.T.S.), for an annual fee of $99 ( less than twenty-seven cents per day) will give the senior the convenience of making one phone call connecting them to a team of trustworthy individuals offering a wide variety of services under three headings - Home Care, Personal Care and Vehicle Transportation.  The membership card also offers discounts at area businesses. This business plans to expand to Nanaimo, Vancouver Island, BC.

Rebel Monkey provides innovative graphic design services including corporate identity design, advertising campaign design, public document design, custom illustration, package design, online advertising solutions as well as website design and development.

RosZai Consulting and Public Relations ("RosZai") provides Public Relations which deals in media, press releases, events, and tradeshows.  The consulting side regarding promotions is to allow those individuals who do not have proper connections in the entertainment/fashion industry to give them an opportunity for success in those fields.  Personal Development is based on a program that focuses on etiquette, hygiene, self respect and goal setting for females aged 12 to 17 years.  The time/money management area is mostly for the organization of a client's daily schedule and budgeting in order to be more efficient in their daily lives.

Shangri-La Weddings & Special Event Décor goes beyond the average wedding and event decorators. They are committed to personal services. This company is focused on providing the most exquisite wedding or event no matter how large or small this will be.