Introducing: The Lakehead Alumni Business Directory!

Lakehead Market Alumni Business Directory

Looking for a way to support your fellow alumni?

Our new Alumni Business Directory will feature a variety of businesses owned or operated by Lakehead University grads! You’ll be able to search for a business or service near you and be on the lookout for places where special discounts will be offered!

We are now accepting applications from businesses which will be reviewed and posted at the discretion of Lakehead University’s Alumni House. Listings on this page do not represent official endorsements and may be removed by Alumni House at any time. See our F.A.Q. section for more information.

Are you a Lakehead alumni who owns a business?  Add yours to our Directory!

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Math-Drills.com

Math-Drills.com includes over 58 thousand free math worksheets that may be used to help students learn math.

Industry:

Education

Alumni:

Peter Waycik

Honours Bachelor of Science (Forestry) 1996, Bachelor of Education 1997

Location:

Online (based in Gananoque, ON)

Get in Touch:

waycik@gmail.com

613-985-1971

Alumni Discount or Offer:

N/A

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Invisible Windows Inc

Invisible Windows provides window cleaning for commercial and residential clients in the Calgary, Alberta area and first travel for large scale commercial projects.

Industry:

Professional, Scientific & Technical Services

Alumni:

Rudy Ruberto

Honours Bachelor of Business Administration 2004

Location:

4639 6th St NE Unit 5 Calgary, AB T2G0C7 Canada

Get in Touch:

info@invisiblewindows.ca

4032659290

Alumni Discount or Offer:

N/A

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Northern Writing Consultants

Professional writing firm specializing in content creation, copywriting ad copyediting, and video advertisement writing. At Northern Writing Consultants, we believe that powerful writing creates impact. And we create content that delivers the impact you want. Create lasting impressions through advertisements and website content. Stand out on university applications, resumés, and research papers. Our services are designed to build your content naturally so your message – and voice – comes through clearly in every piece. Contact us today to elevate your message.

Industry:

Consulting Services

Alumni:

Imran Bagha

Medical Sciences 2023

Location:

Online (based in Thunder Bay, ON)

Get in Touch:

imranbagha@gmail.com

705-975-5515

Alumni Discount or Offer:

For current current and graduated Lakehead students looking for resume and cover letter services, we will offer a 15% discount off our regular rate.

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Sage Legal Solutions

To give sage advice means to give sound, sensible, and intelligent advice. Concurrently, sage is a Anishinaabe medicine - it is burned as a purifier, releasing troubles from one's mind, removing negative energy, and cleansing the area in which it is burned. Sage Legal Solutions was created to serve clients in a timely, service-oriented, and cost-effective manner. Protecting your human rights, simplified. The law firm provides assistance in human rights, civil litigation, labour and employment, and Indigenous law.

Industry:

Professional, Scientific & Technical Services

Alumni:

Natalie Posala

Juris Doctor 2019

Location:

231 Red River Rd, Thunder Bay, ON P7B 1A7 Canada

Get in Touch:

contact@sagelegalsolutions.ca

289-270-7243

Alumni Discount or Offer:

N/A

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Five-Eau

Five-Eau is the lifestyle clothing brand for those who appreciate water, adventure and travel. Water sports and recreation, enjoying time spent at the cottage, going for a hike or just finding your center at the waters edge, and critical to survival, water connects us all. Representing the vast numbers of Canadian lakes, with a home base on the Great Lakes, we believe at Five-Eau that water is elemental to our being.

Industry:

Retail

Alumni:

Lucy Rizzetto

Bachelor of Arts, Bachelor of Education 2003

Location:

889 Mariners Road Erieau, ON N0P 1A0 Canada

Get in Touch:

lucy@five-eau.ca

519-784-1277

Alumni Discount or Offer:

15% off on five-eau apparel for Lakehead students and Alumni. Find us through Instagram for your access code.

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Tern Immigration

Licenced Canadian Immigration consultants focusing on student recruitment to Canadian colleges and universities, preparation and submission of study permit applications, PGWP applications, study permit extension applications, restoration of status applications, coop work permit applications.

Industry:

Consulting Services

Alumni:

Achuth Kesavan

Masters of Business Administration 2015

Location:

Online (based in Markham, ON)

Get in Touch:

education@ternimmigration.com

416-890-2577

Alumni Discount or Offer:

We offer 10% discount to all currently enrolled and alumni Lakehead students.

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Eleqron Inc.

Engineering Consulting Business

Industry:

Consulting Services

Alumni:

Mohammad Amir Sabih

Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical) 2008

Location:

Online (based in Wainwright, AB)

Get in Touch:

engineering@eleqron.ca

587-896-0331

Alumni Discount or Offer:

N/A

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Abstract Business Consulting

Abstract Business Consulting provides affordable digital marketing services to suit the unique needs of your business. If you are seeking to reimagine or pivot your business, we are here to assist in the facilitation of your goals. Services Include: • Social Media Marketing • Email Marketing • Social Media Auditing • Website Optimization & Blogging • Market Research • Brand Kit Development

Industry:

Communications/PR/Marketing

Alumni:

Mercedes Maarup

Master of Science in Management 2019

Location:

724 Pass Lake East Road Shuniah, ON P0T2M0 Canada

Get in Touch:

info@abstractbusinessconsulting.com

8076207004

Alumni Discount or Offer:

N/A

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Bayside Geoscience Inc.

Bayside Geoscience Inc is a Thunder Bay based geological consulting company that provides geology-related personnel to different mining and exploration companies in not only this area, but to various ones all across Canada (ON, MB, NWT, SK). Bayside also provides services to these companies too like project planning and execution of drill programs, field sampling programs and mapping programs. We are a flexible company that can tailor our services to the needs of the mining industry.

Industry:

Professional, Scientific & Technical Services

Alumni:

Janine (Klarner) Flank

Honours Bachelor of Science (Geology) 2011

Location:

124 Sherwood Dr. Thunder Bay, ON P7B 6L1 Canada

Get in Touch:

jflank@baysidegeoscience.com

807-627-7598

Alumni Discount or Offer:

N/A

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VERT plan design build

Since 2006 VERT plan.design.build has specialized in the creation of custom homes. VERT provides planning approvals, architectural design and construction management services. Our clients value how a home functions as much as they value its form. We strive to turn spaces into living places that reflect the environments in which they are located. VERT projects measure their green building performance using LEED and Passive House certification standards while striving to meet the Living Building Challenge. Our work demonstrates what we expect will become standard construction practice ten to twenty years from now. VERT focuses on a select number of projects at any given time, offering clients a very personal level of service. Our multi-disciplinary group of associates is led by Chris Straka.

Industry:

Construction

Alumni:

Christopher Straka

Bachelor of Arts (Geography) 1998, Bachelor of Outdoor Recreation 1998, Bachelor of Education 1999

Location:

15 Dufferin Road Ottawa, ON K1M 1W7 Canada

Get in Touch:

chris@vertdesign.ca

613-244-9484

Alumni Discount or Offer:

N/A

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Frequently Asked Questions 

What type of business qualifies to be included in the Directory?
A business that is owned or operated by a Lakehead alumnus but is not offering services that are in direct competition with our preferred partners, TD Canada Trust and MBNA.
Does the business have to be owned by a Lakehead University Alumni to qualify?
The business being entered into the directory have to be owned or operated (ie. CEO, President, etc. ) by an alumnus of Lakehead University.
Why aren’t submissions automatically added to the Directory?
Submissions to the directory have to go through a few steps prior to being added to the directory website. We verify that the business is owned by an alumni. During this process we also ensure that the business aligns with the policies and missions of Lakehead University.
Is Lakehead University and/or Alumni House providing financial support to businesses on this page?
No. This is a compiled list of alumni businesses for the benefit of the Lakehead alumni community. Lakehead is not be providing financial support or endorsements of these businesses.
How can I add my business to the Directory?
Please fill out the Lakehead University Business Directory form. (linked)
How will the business information provided be used?
Information provided through the directory will be used to update the information within the University. In addition, there is a possibility that businesses added to the directory could be highlighted on Lakehead University’s social media pages and websites, as well as our alumni magazine, Journey.
I’d like to add a discount for any Lakehead alumni.  How can I share that?
If you would like to add a discount code you can add this information near the bottom of the form. If at anytime you would like to remove or update the discount, please email alumni@lakeheadu.ca and we will remove and/or update the information.
Please keep in mind, that although this page is intended for alumni, the page is not private and can be found publicly. This means that the discount code would be accessible to the public.

 

Disclaimers

  1. Use of Alumni names and logos may not be used by external businesses without written permission
  2. Applications are reviewed and posted at the discretion of Lakehead University. Listings in our directory do not correspond to the businesses Lakehead has direct affiliation with and does not represent official endorsement. Businesses may be removed by Lakehead University at any time.
  3. Participating businesses may be shared on the Lakehead directory website, on the LU Alumni website and on social media platforms.
  4. Lakehead University Alumni Association reserves the right to refuse any businesses to the directory and/or associated images, symbols, or logos for any reason at any given time. Lakehead has the right to remove content that goes against policies and values of the institution and/or we determine information comes across as offensive, threatening or violates any party’s intellectual property. All information that is submitted through the business directory can and will be monitored.

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