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Kitsaki Spring 2024 newsletter

Glen Ertell reflects on a 25-year career at NRT

“And I think it’s a testament that we [NRT] must be doing something right to have drivers who have been with NRT for 37 years.” Glen Ertell, who’s been a staple at Northern Resource Trucking for 25 years, is retiring.  Ertell’s journey in the trucking industry began 50 years ago when, […]

Prosperous Partnerships

*This story was originally published in the 40th-anniversary issue of CCAB’s Aboriginal Business Report. By Nikita Weiss DayInsights on how to build successful business partnerships that will stand the test of time. Many factors go into creating a successful partnership, whether it’s between individuals,businesses, organizations, or Nations. When a partnership is […]

From Aquatic Biologist to Division Manager: Kelly Wells’ journey at CanNorth 

Joining Canada North Environmental Services (CanNorth) as an Aquatic Biologist was the dream job for Kelly Wells post-university, offering her summers in the field in Northern Saskatchewan.    Now, fast forward 22 years, Kelly stands as CanNorth’s Environment Division Manager, where she finds joy mentoring budding biologists. Moreover, she is pivotal […]

Steering through challenges: Malhotra’s journey to the top at March

In 2012, an engineering manager at a well-established electrical engineering firm found herself at a career crossroads when approached for the position of Director, Power and Controls at March Consulting Associates Inc. (March). After numerous discussions with the then CEO and her family, Ritu Malhotra decided to take on the new […]

Prudence McKenzie: Paving Progress at PLATO

The spring of 2023 was the start of a new chapter for Prudence McKenzie when she stepped into the room where PLATO Testing was launching its software tester training program in Prince Albert. “At the kick-off, PLATO co-founder Denis Carignan. was introducing me to some of the PLATO staff, and I […]

Two decades of growth at AGI with Andrea Harrabek

When Andrea Harrabek stepped into the role of AGI receptionist in August 2001, she had no idea it would grow into the dynamic, fulfilling career she has enjoyed for the last 22 years. “Looking at the date now, it seems like a VERY long time,” she laughs. Harrabek’s journey with AGI […]

Meet Sienna McKenzie, Kitsaki’s Co-op Student

Q: Tell us about your journey, what led you to your area of study for post-secondary, and when did you decide Kitsaki was where you wanted to be?A: My journey started in Stanley Mission and then moved to Air Ronge, where I finished high school. I was always involved, like being […]

Kitsaki News

Welcome to the December 2023 issue of Kitsaki News. In this edition, we shine a spotlight on the inspiring women leading the way in growth and change across our diverse group of companies. Join us in celebrating their achievements and exploring their stories.

Kitsaki’s 2023 Annual Impact Report

Our 2023 Annual Impact Report is here, showcasing how Kitsaki and its group of companies are creating opportunities through sustainable growth. This document is a testament to the resilience, innovation, and collaborative spirit that has driven Kitsaki through a remarkable journey of growth and community impact. You can find the entire […]