July 2015

2015 | In Focus | July 2015A Different Way to LearnOxford Learning

2015 | In Focus | July 2015

A Different Way to Learn

Oxford Learning

For over thirty years, Oxford Learning has been helping to give students of all ages the tools to better process and comprehend the materials they are learning in school. By using cognitive learning techniques, Oxford Learning teaches students how to learn effectively and develop more efficient ways of thinking, concentrating, listening and retaining the information they receive.

2015 | In Focus | July 2015Back to the BayChesapeake Bay Candle

2015 | In Focus | July 2015

Back to the Bay

Chesapeake Bay Candle

Founded in an Annapolis, Maryland home, Chesapeake Bay Candle has enjoyed remarkable growth over its two decades in business, becoming an industry leader carried by retail giants including Target, Kohl’s, Bed Bath & Beyond and Hallmark. “During the last 20 years, we have produced 300 million candles—enough to light up one for each family on this continent!” says co-founder and CEO Mei Xu.

2015 | In Focus | July 2015Food that Enhances the Body and MindSunwarrior

2015 | In Focus | July 2015

Food that Enhances the Body and Mind

Sunwarrior

Sunwarrior has demonstrated a commitment to making the best plant-based foods and supplements for its customers. The company lives up to its mission to ‘Illuminate Body, Mind, and Planet’ and strives to exemplify those ideals in everything it does – from sourcing the finest ingredients from around the world to growing microgreens in its own facilities.

2015 | In Focus | July 2015Promoting Private InvestmentCanadian Venture Capital & Private Equity Association (CVCA)

2015 | In Focus | July 2015

Promoting Private Investment

Canadian Venture Capital & Private Equity Association (CVCA)

Private capital is taking off throughout Canada. “Both private equity and venture in Canada are exploding,” says CVCA CEO Mike Woollatt. Indeed, forty one billion dollars in private equity poured into Canadian companies last year, setting a new record for the nation. At $1.9 billion, venture capital investment was also up dramatically in 2014 – and continues to rise.

2015 | In Focus | July 2015A True Texas StarHuser Construction Company Inc.

2015 | In Focus | July 2015

A True Texas Star

Huser Construction Company Inc.

Based in historic Kerrville, Texas, privately-owned Huser Construction is a highly efficient operation. Using its decades of combined experience and a well-trained staff of about twenty-eight, the company often takes on projects ranging from about $1 million to $10 million in a variety of sectors from multi-family dwellings, healthcare facilities, churches, schools, restaurants and banks to retail, public spaces and restorations of historic properties.

2015 | In Focus | July 2015A Strong Culture Drives QualityHill & Wilkinson

2015 | In Focus | July 2015

A Strong Culture Drives Quality

Hill & Wilkinson

Since 1968, Hill & Wilkinson has evolved. Once a small family business and now a leader in its field, the firm provides a full range of contracting services across multiple sectors, with a particular focus on a service model called “Process-Driven Design and Construction” in which each client’s unique process dictates the specific way the company approaches projects.

2015 | In Focus | July 2015The Right FitErgoGenesis

2015 | In Focus | July 2015

The Right Fit

ErgoGenesis

Comfortable, ergonomically designed seating for the workplace has long been recognized as the key to office productivity. Since 1988, ErgoGenesis has specialized in ergonomic seating and accessories for use in offices, homes, laboratories, industrial settings, or wherever else there is a need for comfortable, ergonomically designed seating.

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