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  • Donna Elkow-Nash 1 Designer with 2 Ta l e n t s Technical Skill Creative Flair The Cr eative Cat Inc. Fr eelance Design & Illustration 403.946.9927 donna@thecr
  • Donna Elkow-Nash is a graduate of the Alberta College of Art and Design. She is the founder and principal designer and illustrator of The Creative Cat Inc. which Many energy industry and software clients have has been providing graphic design and print production worked with Donna and The Creative Cat for more services since 1991. The than a decade. Calgary, Alberta-area company serves a range of corporate, community and retail clients in Her experience designing for these highly-technical Canada and the United States. and specialized organizations is uniquely complemented by 20+ years of multi-faceted graphic design, print production, and illustration expertise. The first section of this portfolio highlights examples of graphic design, illustration and branding for the oil and gas industry.
  • GOOD UNDERSTANDING OF ENERGY STRONG TECHNICAL DESIGN SKILLS INDUSTRY TECHNICAL TERMS & & STANDARDS REQUIREMENTS Expert in InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator Comfortable with basic energy industry File preparation mastery for printers and web terminology (e.g. in situ, upstream, oilsands, designers including colour gamuts (web, print), fracing, wellbore, etc.) bleed preparation, file flattening, correct file Ability to work with technical images such formats, etc. as energy industry software screengrabs, Expertise in vector illustration design with choosing images that follow client safety criteria, minimum points for easy print production and developing oilpatch equipment illustrations, etc. no open paths (rip-friendly files) Recommending industry appropriate colouring, Prepare designs for global corporate use and fonts, image styles, layout styles, etc. production (languages, templates, formats, Familiarity with oil & gas industry employee international sizes, etc.) roles and responsibilities, as well as various Thorough understanding of document industry associations management processes, pagination, binding A decade of providing design services to types, paper requirements, etc. dmg world media inc. (event organizers for many energy industry tradeshows) Illustrations meet rigorous iStockphoto file standards Work comfortably with rigorous energy industry brand standards (including Schlumberger, Manage pdf parameters for various outputs, Halliburton, and Veritas) or maintain consistent as well as preflighting of pdf files visual standards if no brand system exists Quality control checklist applied to each job Top-10 best-selling iStockphoto illustrator for oil & gas related images
  • CLIENT: PROJECT: Request For Proposal response to become a preferred supplier for the Petroleum Human Resources Council of Canada (PHRCC) brand development and graphic design needs. DELIVERED: A complete mock branding book for the PHRCC which included a comprehensive illustration (right) representing the upstream petroleum industry’s technical processes, as well as an overview of the sector’s potential jobs and careers. IMPACT: The Creative Cat selected as a preferred PHRCC supplier.
  • CLIENT: PROJECT: Design and layout of the bi-annual “Year in Review” newsletter for the Petroleum Human Resources Council of Canada (PHRCC). DELIVERED: Grid system, layout, photo selection, style guide, print file preparation, pdf for web presentation. IMPACT: Detailed information communicated to stakeholders in a clear and concise format. Design standards and guides established for more rapid production of subsequent issues.
  • Workshop on Hiring and Integrating Immigrants into the Petroleum Industry Workforce Petroleum Human Resources Council Staff Members The oil and gas industry is Cheryl M. Knight Kim Jacques Priya Singh now in the midst of the Executive Director & CEO Career Information Officer Project Coordinator Report From the Board of Directors labour crunch experts have (403) 735-9121 (403) 735-9133 (403) 735-9126 been predicting for years. In today’s tight labour market, Year in Review tapping into the immigrant labour pool is key to addressing the skills shortage Jennifer Ward Director, Project Office (403) 735-9129 Rowena Sampang Communications Specialist – Leandra Zarowny Project Coordinator (403) 735-9135 and minimizing the negative (403) 735-9132 September 2007 - June 2008 impacts associated with current and future labour Paula Anger Katelynn Foster concerns. Alberta receives Manager, Financial Connie Covey Project Coordinator about 20,000 immigrants & Office Services Program Manager (403) 735-9131 each year. Most of these (403) 735-9127 (403) 735-9122 immigrants are highly Attraction, Retention & educated foreign trained professionals who gain entry Jaimè Croft Larsen Alec Stephen Colette Smithers Conference Coordinator on the basis of their skills and education, but have higher unemployment rates than the Canadian born. Immigrants are clearly Manager, Marketing Project Manager (403) 735-9136 Workforce Development an under-utilized labour pool and their skills and talent are untapped. & Communications (403) 735-9128 (403) 735-9124 Though immigrant recruitment is not the only solution to the labour shortage, it is a necessary component of a comprehensive recruitment strategy. Employers who are ready to recruit and integrate immigrants currently living in Canada - also referred to Tess De Luna as internationally trained workers - into their workforce will have a clear advantage in the competition for skilled employees. Tanya Belanger Administrative Assistant Breanne McDougall Project Coordinator (403) 537-1230 The Petroleum HR Council (the Council) recently completed its Alberta Immigrant Integration into the Petroleum Industry Communications Coordinator (403) 735-9123 (Phase I study) project. Funded by Alberta Employment, Immigration and Industry (AEII), the project was aimed at determining (403) 735-9134 the tools, resources and support processes needed by the oil and gas industry to increase the employment and retention of internationally trained workers living in Alberta. Claudine C. Vidallo Following the completion of the Phase I study and through additional funding from AEII, the Council piloted an Employer Project Manager Workshop on Hiring and Integrating Immigrants into the Petroleum Industry. The objectives of the workshop were: (403) 735-9130 1. Raising employers’ awareness of current immigrant recruitment and integration barriers and challenges. 2. Equipping employers to assess and/or change current HR processes and practices. 3. Providing employer tools and resources to help recruit and integrate immigrants into the petroleum workforce. Contact Us The workshop was held on April 17 at Spectra Energy’s Training Room in Calgary. The full-day training was free and a total of Petroleum Human Resources Council of Canada thirty industry people, mostly human resources personnel, attended. The industry was well represented from small to large 1538 - 25th Avenue NE companies within the E&P, oil sands, service, geophysical and service sectors. Calgary, AB T2E 8Y3 The workshop provided information to support the hiring and integration of immigrants already in Canada. Tel: (403) 537-1230 Toll free: 1-866-537-1230 The workshop offered the following: Fax: (403) 537-1232 • Labour market information that supports the business case for hiring immigrants; • Some foreign trained workers with relevant petroleum industry experience shared their approaches and challenges to finding employment in Canada; • Case studies on managing diversity; and • A handout of employer tools and resources that support the hiring, integration and/or retention of immigrants into the petroleum industry. The workshop shared some tools and resources. These included a few items developed by the Council and many from other organizations. One resource that participants found incredibly useful was the Inventory of Calgary and Edmonton Immigrant Supply Partners. This included information about who offered internship programs, work experience programs, job placement programs, access to the immigrant candidate pool and mentoring programs. This chart is available online through the Council’s website at The feedback that the Council received from the workshop was positive. One participant shared, “If I can relay this information to Senior Management and get buy-in, my job will be easier and the stress of retention will be drastically reduced. We will be able to make our immigrant workers integrate more easily.” Funded by the Government of Canada's Sector Council Program. Financé par le gouvernement du Canada par le truchement du Programme des conseils sectoriels. The 3 × 13 grid pattern is for 8.5 × 11 in and The grid supports various widths for text boxes. Footer use standard in all newsletters. A4 portrait layouts. • Text boxes follow the grid but may be 1, 2, 3 • 0.375 in [95 mm] margin is around all edges of the columns wide. page except for ads. • Photos also follow the grid rules. • Ads have a 0.75 in [19 mm] gutter around all edges, with the 3 × 13 grid pattern adjusted to fit. Dimensions for 8.5 × 11 in • Grid fields are 2.3 in [58.4 mm] wide and 0.75 in [19 mm] high. • Vertical gutters between fields are 0.1875 in [4.76 mm] wide.
  • CLIENTS: PROJECTS: A range of ongoing freelance design and illustration work for the Petroleum HR Council and Careers in Oil & Gas. DELIVERED: Bi-annual full-colour 12-page newsletter, career icons for web and print use, web banner, media kit advertising opportunities brochure. IMPACT: Despite the absence of a complete brand standards system, the client’s existing corporate identity system was used as the basis for elaborating a cohesive look and feel to important industry alliance communications.
  • Year in Review Newsletter Occupation Profiles Icons Web Banner Advertising Opportunities Brochure
  • CLIENT: PROJECT: Art direction, graphic design and print production for all marketing collateral related to landmark PHRCC energy industry HR forecasting conference. DELIVERED: Overall visual concept for the conference, logo design, magazine advertising, brochure design and print production, and Microsoft template background design. IMPACT: Excellent feedback from the client and a fully-subscribed conference.
  • The Decade Ahead Logo Power Point Background Templates, 8.5 x 11 Horizontal and Vertical The Decade Ahead H u m a n R e s o u r c e s Tr e n d s t o 2 0 2 0 Magazine Ads, 1/3 Page Square and 1/4 Page Vertical Copyright © 2008 Petroleum Human Resources Council of Canada Funded by the Government of Canada’s Sector Council Program Copyright © 2008 Petroleum Human Resources Council of Canada Funded by the Government of Canada’s Sector Council Program The Decade Ahead First Circular
  • CLIENT: PROJECT: Direct mailers to celebrate the 80th Anniversary of Halliburton in Canada and present a modern image to prospective consulting clients. DELIVERED: A series of five commemorative postcards, promoting Halliburton’s new Digital and Consulting Services group, incorporating a fresh graphic twist on the iconic red and black Halliburton identity. IMPACT: Due (in part) to the success of the direct marketing program, the manager who commissioned the design work was promoted to a senior corporate marketing position.
  • CLIENT: PROJECT: Art direction, graphic design and print production for all marketing collateral related to the annual CSPG oil & gas conventions. DELIVERED: Overall visual concept for the conventions, logo design, convention brochure design and print production, signage, registration forms, web graphics, delegate booklet, and Microsoft template background design. IMPACT: Fresh annual look and marketing graphics for long-standing Calgary oil & gas conference.
  • YEAR 2 - CSPG Convention Brochure, 17" x 8", 3-Fold YEAR 1 - CSPG Convention Brochure, 10" x 16" May 4-8, 2009 CSPG CSEG CWLS CONVENTION CALGARY, ALBERTA, CANADA
  • CLIENTS: PROJECT: Design and print production for various marketing collateral programs for Schlumberger and a number of its wholly-owned subsidiaries (including and Merak). DELIVERED: A series of direct mailer postcards to launch IndigoPool, the world’s first online oil & gas data room. Design of Merak’s most successful one-stop overview software product sheet, used internationally in four languages. Creation of 25+ software product sheets for the new Schlumberger Information Solutions division. IMPACT: Support the successful launch of high- tech products in three Schlumberger divisions.
  • Postcards Merak Projects Ltd. Corporate Product Sheet Schlumberger Information Solutions Product Sheets
  • CLIENT: PROJECTS: Support Schlumberger for various industry events with a variety of office posters, Canadian 60th Anniversary logo, event collateral, booth graphics and information kits. DELIVERED: Interpreting Schlumberger’s Brand ID System to create a highly-visual series of booth graphics and event collateral. IMPACT: While respecting the company’s rigorous graphic standards, helping Schlumberger present a modern and attractive face to its 60th Anniversary celebration activities in Canada.
  • Heavy Oil, Now Poster Heavy Oil Now Ad Large Display Poster 147.75" x 89.75" PC Skin / Laptop Cover Schlumberger Canada 60th Anniversary Logo Supply Information Kit Product Poster
  • CLIENT: PROJECTS: Ongoing support of Schlumberger’s marketing communications graphic design needs. DELIVERED: A wide variety of design projects including case studies, white papers, product posters, and outdoor advertising. IMPACT: Schlumberger’s Calgary and Houston marketing teams were able to meet deadlines and budgets with quick turnaround on design projects.
  • Case Study White Paper Product Posters Outdoor Advertising Posters
  • CLIENT: PROJECT: Invitations for Schlumberger Canada employee Christmas events. DELIVERED: Original invitations that allowed full creative flexibility in terms of design concept and unique themes. Included photo selection, illustrations, design and print production. IMPACT: The Creative Cat has been retained as the design firm of record each year for this special project.
  • Invitations ADMIT ONE Admit one to the to the Schlumberger SCHLUMBERGER CHRISTMAS PARTY Saturday, December 15, 2007 Christmas Party 7:00 pm – 1:00 am Saturday, December 12, 2009 DEVONIAN GARDENS 7:00 pm - 1:00 am 4th Floor, 317 – 7 Avenue SW (TD Square Mall) Flames Central Please present this invitation at the door 219 - 8th Avenue SW Cocktails: 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Dinner: 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm Please present this invitation at the door. Christmas Greetings: 8:30 pm Dancing from: 9:30 pm – 1:00 am Late-night Snack: 10:30 pm Doors Open Door prizes will be drawn throughout the evening 7:00 pm Professional photos available for $10 each Dinner DINNER: 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm The Canadian Christmas Celebration will feature three food Cash Bar stations from sea to sea to sea. You’ll be able to try: Alberta Beef Tenderloin • Cedar Plank Salmon Skewers Christmas Greeting Crystal Malt Pork Tenderloin • Jumbo Shrimp Flambé • Lamb 8:30 pm Lollipops • Lemon Pepper Chicken Skewers • Plus Salads, Vegetables and Desserts from across Canada Dancing DEVONIAN GARDENS: 9:00 pm - 1:00 am The only access to the Devonian Gardens is via the escalators in TD Square. Parking Christmas Party PARKING: Parking available at: Parking is available at the Bankers Hall Parkade for $2. Bankers Hall Parkade for $2, access via 9 Avenue SW Access via 9 Avenue SW. City Centre Parkade (Gulf Canada Square) for $2, TAXI: access via 9 or 10 Avenues SW Drop off & pick up at 318 – 8 Avenue SW. Professional photos available for $12 each • Dress Code is Semi Formal Please don’t drink & drive. If you use a taxi, please expense your ride. Please don’t drink & drive. If you use a taxi, please expense your ride. 09 invite mockup.indd 1 11/25/09 8:53:01 AM 50’s 0s ’ 60’s 0s ’ 70’s 0s 80’s 0s 90’s 0s ’ 00’s 0s ’ Admit one to the Cocktails Dinner 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm The Nostalgic Christmas will feature three food stations: Schlumberger Christmas P arty Dinner 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm You will be able to sample: Mini Tenderloin Burger Smoked Coho Salmon Christmas Greeting Gourmet Mac n’ Cheese 8:30 pm Saturday, December 13, 2008 Herb Crusted Alberta Beef Tenderloin Dancing Shrimp Skewers 7:00 pm - 1:00 am 9:00 pm - 1:00 am Parking Flames Central Door prizes will be drawn throughout the evening Parking is available at the Bankers Hall Parkade for $2. Access via 9 Avenue SW 219 - 8th Avenue SW Professional photos available for $10 each Please don’t drink & drive. Please present this invitation at the door Dress Code is Semi Formal If you use a taxi, please expense your ride.
  • CLIENTS: Various PROJECTS: Logo design for various energy industry companies and products. DELIVERED: Typically supply client with 5-6 initial concepts to choose from. Design selection is then finessed and adapted to meet feedback criteria. A comprehensive logo bundle is then provided to the client which includes a full range of colours, file formats and sizes. Usage guidelines are also provided as requested. IMPACT: Clients are fully equipped to use their new logos in any format and software environment.
  • n n n n Minimum area of isolation. SIZE GUIDELINES COLOR Brochures and ads in the trade press use Wherever possible, the Caltex logo a logo width of 1.8 in [46 mm]. Separate should appear in its primary colors: PMS guidance on the position and size of 541 (Blue) and 100% Black (PANTONE logos on stationery, oilfield vehicles, and MATCHING SYSTEM® 541). Care hardware is available. should be taken to match and apply the color specifications accurately and MINIMUM AREA OF ISOLATION consistently. The Caltex logo is always surrounded by a predetermined area of clear space, The logo may also appear white, reversed known as the area of isolation or the “n” out of solid black or out of a photograph rule. This ensures that the logo is not or illustration. For those instances where overpowered by other visual elements. printing with a Pantone ink is not possible or practical, logo can be printed in CMYK. The area of isolation is calculated by placing a margin of clear space around Where the logo cannot be reproduced in the logo that is equivalent to the height color—for example, on forms or business of the lowercase letter n in the word directories—it should be reproduced in energy in the Caltex logo. 100% solid black. No other format changes to the logo are allowed. Schlumberger Information Solutions Aduro Resources Ltd. Montane Resources Ltd. CSPG Annual Convention
  • CLIENT: IMAGES ALSO SOLD ON: PROJECTS: Oil & gas industry icon design -- on spec for iStockphoto illustration site, and customized for the PHRCC website and print. DELIVERED: Sets of oil & gas industry icons that meet a cohesive set of design, aspect ratio, colour palette, and themed topic standards. Custom designs and stock icons can be mixed and matched easily. IMPACT: Many of these oil & gas icons are very popular and are available for purchase and download at
  • Portfolio Samples of Oil and Gas Industry Icons Color Icon Series Accent Colors Color Pantone HTML RGB CMYK Black Black C 2A2623 42/38/35 56/56/53/92 Green 363C 3C8A2E 60/138/46 68/0/100/24 Red 1805C AA272F 170/39/47 0/91/100/23 Blue 294C 003478 0/52/120 100/58/0/21 Pantone® Colour Bridge® Coated Reference Numbers For best results use Adobe® Creative Suite (CS3 or higher) Colour Bridge® Swatch Library. Viewing colours online provides a good approximation of print tones but, for best possible matches, refer printers and other suppliers to current editions of printed Pantone® colour guides. Button Icon Series
  • Donna Elkow-Nash is a graduate of the Alberta College of Art and Design. She is the founder and principal designer and illustrator of The Creative Cat Inc. which Veterinarians, financial advisors, theatre has been providing graphic design and print production companies, ranchers, schools, and government services since 1991. The organizations are among the wide variety of Calgary, Alberta-area company clients that have long appreciated Donna’s serves a range of corporate, community and retail clients in creative flair and attention to graphic design Canada and the United States. detail. Whether developing and illustrating dog & cat cartoon characters for vet clinic marketing or designing and producing a lengthy national parks guide, Donna’s creative skills are complemented by 20+ years of multi-faceted graphic design, print production, and illustration expertise. The next section of this portfolio highlights examples of graphic design, illustration and branding for a variety of non-energy industry companies and organizations.
  • ABILITY TO UNDERSTAND AND SUPPORT STRONG TECHNICAL DESIGN SKILLS EXTREMELY DIVERSE CLIENT NEEDS & STANDARDS Creating friendly and likable cartoon characters Expert in InDesign, Photoshop, and Illustrator that convey a technical veterinary message File preparation mastery for printers and web Visually interpreting a complex message for a designers including colour gamuts (web, print), theatre group’s play series and special events bleed preparation, file flattening, correct file formats, etc. Helping the Alberta Beef industry present a friendly and competent image during the Expertise in vector illustration design with challenging mad cow scare minimum points for easy print production and no open paths (rip-friendly files) Communicating playfulness and innovation for a science foundation’s annual report Prepare designs for use in any format — web, print, Microsoft, outdoor, etc. Mastering the organization and layout of massive amounts of logistical and mapping Thorough understanding of document information for Canada’s national parks management processes, pagination, binding Mountain Guide types, paper requirements, etc. Helping high-tech companies maintain corporate Illustrations meet rigorous iStockphoto colour consistency in any print and digital format file standards Helping a parking company present a Manage pdf parameters for various outputs, sophisticated image that celebrates excellence as well as preflighting of pdf files Designing a CD cover for a youth minister who Quality control checklist applied to each job wants to save the world — one song at a time Create best-selling iStockphoto illustrations and icons that include farms, families and food
  • CLIENT: PROJECT: Custom illustrations and character development for veterinary clinic marketing communications. DELIVERED: Custom cat and dog characters showing the animals in a variety of daily situations. Delivered in vector and raster formats for print and digital use. IMPACT: Following this successful illustration project, the Creative Cat was engaged to develop the vet clinic’s corporate logo.
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  • CLIENT: PROJECT: Art direction, design, and print production for various Alberta Theatre Projects (ATP) marketing campaigns. DELIVERED: Creative development and technical files for show guides, seasonal brochures, marquee posters, newsletters, postcards, transit advertising, billboards, theatre banners, etc. to reflect a diverse array of creative themes. IMPACT: The creation of a distinctive visual identity for each play and/or series over a number of years.
  • At Play Newsletter Art Poster TheatreBlitz Poster, Ian D. Clark, Christopher Hunt and ART Robert Seale in Presents Great opportunities to develop your playwriting and acting skills and to work with Calgary’s top theatre professionals! TRANSLATED BY CHRISTOPHER HAMPTON A NEW PLAY BY YASMINA REZA Student Writers’ Group October 19, 2002 - April 13, 2003 Cost $100 Meet 2 hours every Saturday for creative playwriting with ATPs Playwright-in- Residence, Eugene Stickland. Cost includes THEATREBLITZ! TheatreBlitz! April 11-13, 2003 Cost $50 High school ACTING students work with theatre professionals on scripts developed through the Student Writers' Group in this three day intensive playwriting workshop. Cost covers snacks, a special souvenir, guidance from theatre professionals and a ticket to ATP' s production of Zadie's Shoes by Adam Pettle. For more information contact Eugene Stickland at 294-7475, ext 1114 or April 30 - May 18 Download applications from Directed by D. Michael Dobbin under Community Outreach. A brilliant, razor-sharp comedy about the follies of friendship. Perfor mances on the ENMAX Stage in the Martha Cohen Theatre, EPCOR CENTRE for the Perfor ming Arts. Theatreblitz made possible 294-7402 • 299-8888 • through the generous support of Calgary Region Arts Foundation Season Brochure MessagefromBob “A moving look at the hopes and heartbreaks of the world.” – NOW Magazine Experience “...a superbly mounted Panych attack.” – The National Post AlbertaTheatreProjects Earshot Come celebrate ATP's 30th Anniversary season with us! You told us that you wanted Randy Hughson in variety: enjoy an eclectic array of plays from September to May. You loved the playRites 2002-2003Season Festival: be the first to see refreshing new works from some hot up-and-coming Canadian playwrights. You wanted a play to celebrate the holidays and take your family to: immerse Proof yourself in the warmth and joy of W.O. Mitchell's WHO HAS SEEN THE WIND. Sample a few or savour them all. Buy passes as gifts or a treat for yourself. Come with a friend or bring Earshot your buddies from work. Get ready to experience an unparalleled wave of emotion that by Morris Panych A joint presentation with the Vancouver Playhouse October 15 – November 2, 2002 Who Has Seen the Wind only the power of live theatre can provide. Experience ATP. playRites’03 Festival of ATP is proud to present comic virtuoso Randy Hughson in this hilarious and hair-raising masterpiece of unrequited love and infrasonic sensitivity, in an award-winning production New Canadian Plays Alberta Theatre Projects that gripped Toronto by the ears. Artistic Director 220 - 9 Ave SE Menopositive! The Musical Calgary, Alberta T2G 5C4 Doyle is a man who hears too much. Hunkered in his grotty apartment he rails against cacophonous Zadie's Shoes Phone: 294-7402 humanity. The scrunch as the writer upstairs crumples his latest rejection letter. The clatter of Fax: 294-7493 someone’s false teeth as they vibrate on a fridge down the hall. He’d shoot himself immediately, if Flying Blind Email: it weren’t for the beloved gurgle of his next-door neighbour climbing into her bath. All Doyle asks of life is to eavesdrop as she unfolds his love-letter – but sometimes life just isn’t listening.
  • CLIENT: PROJECT: Design newsletter and pop-up booth graphics for Olds College in Alberta. DELIVERED: Masthead design, newsletter grid, layout and design of quarterly tabloid newsletter for students and alumni. Design, print production and file preparation for booth posters which were printed in China. IMPACT: Newsletter masthead and visually- appealing booth graphics in use years after initial design.
  • Newsletter , 12 pages 2 4 11 Premier Stelmach Record number Alumnus and Select Scrumptious Saskatoons! Collegiate Sweethearts! announces Bell of student MP named e-Learning Centre awards Chair of national on Campus presented ag committee Phil Trenholm has been and mash of the berry,” says Terry McKay, senior process picking saskatoon berries engineer at the Olds College School of Innovation (OCSI). since he could walk. “That means, we can take what was previously discarded The owner/operator of from the berry, and turn it into a value-added product.” Saskaberry Ranch near Sundre has eight acres of Free radicals are considered dangerous, he adds, because Throughout the history of Olds College, countless campus couples have met and Serving our community of students, alumni & friends saskatoons producing. of their instability. “Free radicals essentially ‘steal’ electrons from other cells or molecules,” McKay says. “The danger married. On this page, we’d like to pay tribute to these young and seasoned couples. “We picked out 2500 pounds in 2007,” exists due to the significant probability that, over time, the ability and tendency to bond to other atoms can actually Happy Valentine’s Day! Trenholm says. create a new substance which can cause harm to the body.” He’s a former Olds College student, and he’s excited Free radical scavengers – also referred to as antioxidants - Put ‘em in pies or jams, or just eat them by the handful! Rosy Romance “We were strolling along Policeman Creek in Canmore, and oddly about new research that have the ability to neutralize free radicals. “Essentially, enough, there were red rose petals sprinkled along the pathway,” Saskatoon berries are a delicious fruit grown on the prairies. Thank goodness for insects. New research on nutraceuti- suggests saskatoons contain they act as a bank, loaning electrons to free radicals,” says Vanessa. “When we sat down on a bench by the river, the wind cals indicates that a diet qualities that are extremely McKay says. “Some of the most abundant and powerful That’s what Olds College came up and we could barely hear each other talking.” This is good news for the saskatoon berry industry. containing dark berries beneficial to humans. Olds antioxidants are contained in dark berries.” grad (2001) and Nuffield “The more nutraceutical research that takes place She did hear an unusual clunk, though, when Steve took his seat may provide some of the College researchers have Scholar Steve Larocque He notes that a diet containing dark berries or vegetables and the more that the health benefits are realized, beside her. antioxidants required to identified a compound says, when he thinks of will provide an individual with some of the antioxidants the more diversified the demand for saskatoons,” “Then I knew,” she laughs. fight free radicals, says within the berry that helps how he met his wife. required to fight free radicals. says Trenholm. Terry McKay, senior process to fight free radical cell “I first noticed Vanessa He kneeled down and presented a diamond engagement ring. engineer at the Olds College damage. Functional foods and nutraceuticals provide an “Conducting sound nutraceutical research can transform while we were both attending “He was very traditional,” she says. “Amidst my blubbering, School of Innovation. Here, opportunity to improve the health of Canadians, reduce the industry from a simple pie that your grandmother “Through our nutraceutical an Entymology Class,” says the I said yes.” he displays Saskatoon berry health care costs and support economic development in baked on the prairies to a full-fledged fruit industry with research, we have identified president of Beyond Agronomy, mash (left bowl) and the rural communities, states a report by Agriculture and many health benefits.” They married on July 17, 2004, in the little Anglican Church in anthocyanins in the skin located in Three Hills, Alberta. derivatives (right bowl). Agri-Food Canada. Canmore, in front of 100 wedding guests. Steve and Vanessa were both enrolled in the Crop Advisor program, Highlights of their union include traveling together and working During a at Beyond Agronomy, which the couple own and operate. Saddles are off and we’re headin’ for hay! and shared some classes together. “Later, blustery day, I finally mustered up enough courage to “We’re best friends and colleagues, as well as husband and wife,” Steve Larocque invite her out for lunch in the Atrium.” Vanessa says. “The humour we share is the best. Steve’s a clown.” led his love, Vanessa, A scuffed cowboy boot juts out of the driver’s window of a parked to a park bench on a Canmore Over the next few months, the two sweethearts The two are grateful to Olds College, for giving them the chance pick-up beside the Olds College Riding Arena. There’s a napping Here are the reults from the Olds College walking trail. He proposed to her, grew closer as a couple, while they hiked in the to meet. cowboy attached to it, and he’s likely resting up from events held Alumni Rodeo held on January 26: amidst a sprinkling of rose petals. mountains near Canmore and enjoyed dinners out. during the Olds College Alumni Rodeo, on January 26. Steve and Vanessa are expecting their first child this summer. • Tie-Down Roping: Krista Lawrence; “We carried on our romance even while Vanessa studied agriculture “It was a real good rodeo,” says Wayne Powell, coordinator of the Paul Bending at the University of Lethbridge,” says Steve. Steve, grad, Spring 2001, Crop Advisor rodeo program at Olds College. Vanessa, grad, Spring 2000, Crop Advisor • Bareback Riding: Jared Bergland Finally, on August 23, 2003, he asked her to marry him. Nearly 100 riders participated in the events, showcased in front of 150 spectators. • Saddlebronc: Tyler Goold “We had a great crowd, especially for this time of year,” Powell • Breakaway Roping: Wayne Powell adds. “The building was full. I think the rodeo club made some • Team Roping (Women’s): Jan Bishler Traveling in style! Both lived in the old Res, and money.” Shelley spent her free time • Team Roping (Men’s): Don MacKenzie, Lady, your chariot awaits. playing soccer, volleyball and Alum Jeff Havens (Ag Production ‘03 and Advanced Farrier Jeff Havens floor hockey. On June 30, 1979, freshly-married Science ‘05) won the Team Roping event. “It was a fun deal,” • Barrel Racing: Tammy Kulyk Shelley Ingeveld was ready to head off “Olds College had a great says Havens. “I take it as a great opportunity to see some old on her honeymoon in a souped-up intramural program,” she friends and catch up.” • Steer Wrestling: Leighton Schroeder Dodge Polaris with a 440 Interceptor says. “We liked it.” Highlights of the rodeo included the live auction, where the rodeo • Goat Tying: Jan Bishler engine. Her new husband, Gerald was coaches were sold off. “The auction brought in about $650,” says eager to take the wheel. Currently, when the Ingevelds Jan Bishler, president of the Olds College Rodeo Club. • Bull-Riding: Wacey Nash aren’t playing volleyball in the “It sure could fly,” says Shelley. Her Bergen Hall on Wednesday Olds College Rodeo Coach Greg Hoar fetched the most money, dad was a mechanic, and he had nights, they’re working their pure- with a head price of $325. “He had to run the barrel racing while prepared the car for the newlywed bred polled Hereford cattle and quar- Olds College alumni rodeo horses Rocky and Chicken (white) wearing a woman’s brown suede fringed shirt, with a leopard The Ingeveld couple’s couple’s getaway to the west coast. terhorses on 1,000 acres of land at have earned their keep for the day. The two belong to alumni skin collar,” says Bishler. honeymoon muscle car “But then my brother took off with the Double N Ranch, which Gerald’s grand- Jeff Havens, who placed first in the Team Roping event. was replaced by an All money earned goes back into the rodeo fund. Be sure to car,” Shelley recalls. “The boys hooked father started in 1906. Havens’ fiancé, Penny Evans (Alum 2001), is shown here old farm truck! attend the College Rodeo, held on March 1 and 2. up the baler to Gerald’s truck, and that “There has to be a shared interest in what you leading the horses to a munch of well-deserved hay. was our wedding car.” do,” she says. Shelley and Gerald met during an Olds College Aggie hayride held The couple that ranches For her most recent birthday, Gerald presented together, stays together, in mid-September, in 1978. “It was after the Ag-Mech picnic,” Brewing up some interest! A pot of fragrant tea is brewing in the Atrium of the Land Sciences Centre at Olds College Campus. “As well, the students have eliminated the sale of tobacco products on campus and have been operating Gerald says. “It was an annual affair to help people to get to know each other.” his wife with a rather non-traditional gift: a fencing hammer with an ergonomic handle. “It’s great for hit- say Bergen residents Shelley and Gerald Ingeveld, who have a smoke-free pub for over two years.” ting a staple,” Shelley laughs. enjoyed nearly 30 years of marriage. A curious student saunters over, drawn by the The hay wagon bumped its way over to the goat farm on-campus, compelling scent. “Would you like a cup of our She says that young adults still have the highest smoking The two have a son and a daughter. where a bonfire awaited. Stop Smoking brew?” asks Jill Ransom, the Tobacco rate of any age group in Canada. “Tobacco use is the When asked what they’re going to do for Valentine’s Day, Shelley Reduction Project Leader on campus. most significant cause of preventable disease, disability “Shelley was telling me her dad was a mechanic,” Gerald says. says: “I’m going to get some fencing done, if it’s warm out!” and premature death in Canada, and it is responsible for Charting a new course! The tea is a custom blend of several beneficial herbs, more than 47,000 deaths every year,” she says. “Tobacco including lemongrass, dandelion root, catnip and kills three times more Canadians each year than alcohol, valerian. “The tea is supposed to help curb cravings,” AIDS, illegal drugs, car accidents, suicide, and murder – Agribusiness applied degree students Ransom adds. all combined.” launched a new credit class and landed Over the course of a two-day open house held in Meet me at the church on time! “My friend, Brandi, was taking a class with Lucas and January, Ransom handed out 125 cups of tea. “With a she introduced us one day at the library,” she says. a team in Costa Rica photo by Marnie desJardins, third of our students lighting up, it’s obvious that help The Tobacco Reduction Project at Olds College is He's old-fashioned, and she loves it. Olds College Instructor (full story on page 6) is needed,” she notes. funded by AADAC grants. The project focuses on Their courtship included going to movies and social Olds College student, Tammie Kulyk, knew something gatherings. “We also love snowboarding, riding and the following: was up when her boyfriend, Lucas Weatherbee took her The Tobacco Reduction Project at Olds College began ranching,” Lucas adds. “I thank God I came to school Publications Mail Agreement No. 40010029 in 2004 and has been available to all students on campus • Education hand and led her along the pathway in Centennial Park last year to meet the angel of my life.” since its inception. The Project is available to support last October. • Prevention of young adult tobacco use The two plan to marry on June 6, 2009, at Tammie’s all students, whether or not they’re tobacco users. “He walked me down to the church building,” she says. Canadian Addresses to: • Reducing non-smokers’ exposure to tobacco family ranch in Cereal. Olds, Alberta T4H 1R6 “Then he got down on one knee and asked me to marry Return Undeliverable “On January 1, 2008, the provincial Tobacco Reduction smoke 4500 - 50th Street A special tea brewed with a blend of therapeutic herbs helps Act came into effect,” Ransom says. “Olds College him.” “Life is definitely going to be full of surprises with Lucas around,” notes Tammie. “There will never be Olds College to curb cravings, says Tobacco Reduction Project Leader students have been forerunners in creating change to • Providing encouragement and assistance for those Ms. Kulyk, who is majoring in Finance in the Agriculture a dull moment.” Jill Ransom (left), who is shown here talking with student, Tobacco Policy on campus. All areas around doorways, who wish to stop using tobacco. Business program, met her fiancé, Lucas, through a friend. Chelsea Sutherland. Ransom hosted a Stop Smoking Open windows and air vents were already designated non- House in the Land Sciences Atrium in January. smoking areas. April 2007 February 2008 9 February 2008 11 Pop Up Posters – 33.5" x 80"
  • CLIENT: PROJECT: Calgary Women’s Show booth graphics for the Alberta Beef Producers — particularly PMS 194 C highlighting female ranchers. DELIVERED: In collaboration with the Alberta Beef Producers’ Marketing Director, create a series of personality-driven booth posters. Supporting this local business, and the ranching entrepreneurs who work within it. This was particularly important during the mad cow disease crisis. Layout, extensive photo close-cropping, and print production provided. IMPACT: Created a highly-visible booth that attracted good levels of visitor traffic interested in meeting these local ranchers.
  • Display Banners – 10 x 20 ABP_12 x24 posters 10/12/06 11:38 AM Page 1 ABP_12 x24 posters 10/12/06 11:38 AM Page 2 Display Posters – 32.75" x 78"
  • CLIENT: The Science Centre Without Walls PROJECT: Annual Report and poster for the Science Alberta Foundation. DELIVERED: Art direction, graphic design, and layout for the annual report and corresponding poster. IMPACT: Communicated a sense of innovation and playful creativity in a corporate stakeholder document.
  • Annual Report Poster nology relevan tech ta mission nd To inspire communities, students, teachers and and fu families by creating and ce providing programs and n en services that promote for the advancement, learn- sci ing, and valuing of science and technology all A in every day life. Making Our partners and stakeholders, who are key to our success, include Alberta’s rural lbertans and urban communities, educational institutions, government and the private sector. 2000 annual report 2 ground breaking innovation since 1990 continued from page 3 ground breaking The first exhibition, Body in the Library, toured in the first year innovation since 1990 of the pilot project. Three more exhibitions were launched What began as recognition of the need for Alberta to compete in in 1992. The success of these exhibitions demonstrated the the high-tech global economy has evolved into a unique and value of bringing the wonder of science to people in their own innovative organization that promotes the advancement, learning communities. In the same year, Science Alberta helped establish and valuing of science and technology. four regional science councils and four science hotlines. Jim Gray, a well-known Calgary oilman and international entre- It was in 1993 that Science Alberta launched Science in a Crate. preneur, was the first to articulate his concerns and to propose Trunk-sized crates, each containing compact science programs The Science Centre Without Walls Core funding provided by Alberta Innovation & Science the concept of Science Alberta Foundation. It was 1989 when he – complete with resources – were made available to a variety of told audiences, "In order to effectively compete, to sustain our venues including Alberta schools, libraries and museums. That standard and quality of life in Alberta, we must move in the main same year, Science Alberta awarded its first grants to 13 com- stream of global technology. We must challenge our scientists, munity groups to develop programs promoting science awareness. excite our students, mobilize corporate support – all with the The prestigious Michael Smith Award for Science Promotion view of enriching our learning and scientific base in Alberta." and the ASTech Award for Public Awareness were both present- Mr. Gray caught the attention of the media, and when the provin- ed to Science Alberta in 1994. cial government asked for proof of support for his concept, more In 1995, the Foundation began offering educational publications. than 22,000 Albertans signed a petition. In 1991, Science Alberta Among the first were Let’s Do Science and Backyard Safari. Also received $4 million from the provincial that year, the four-year Alberta Discovery Project was launched to and federal governments and the private provide extracurricular pro- sector to finance a two-year pilot project. gramming for students who By the end of the project, the Foundation would not otherwise have the had proven itself as a catalyst for the opportunity to participate in creation of programs with a focus on enhanced science activities. people-based initiatives, rather than continued on page 5 capital-intensive facilities. continued on page 4 3 4
  • CLIENT: PROJECTS: Design the annual bilingual guidebook provided at the park gates to the 700,000+ annual visitors to National Parks in Alberta’s and BC’s Rocky Mountains. Also design a 20-page Alberta National Historic sites booklet. DELIVERED: Design, artwork production and final print files for 40-page full-colour newsprint National Parks magazine in both English and French languages. Map revisions, advertising design, and feature dps concepts were all part of the diverse services required for this complex project. Provided print and web files, as well as supervised webpress printer proof. IMPACT: The Creative Cat designed “The Mountain Guide” for seven years, until structural government changes took the project in-house.
  • The Mountain Guide, 40 pages National Historic Sites in Alberta, 28 pages
  • CLIENT: PROJECT: Design graphic standards and system icons to complement a high-tech virtualization firm’s new corporate logo. DELIVERED: Corporate identity guidelines, case study template, custom technology icons, and a series of schematic drawings. Logo files provided by the client required multiple colour corrections, format changes, and bundle reorganizations. IMPACT: A range of marketing communications materials were produced rapidly and accurately with the refined logos, colours, files and templates.
  • Corporate Identity Guideline Sheet Case Study Hatsize Corporate Logo Userguide 2008 Hatsize Corporate Logo Userguide 2008 Corporate primary colours Corporate secondary colours Logo without tagline: About the logo: The logo supports the positioning of Hatsize as a virtual community or "place" where the world meets to take complex PANTONE PANTONE PANTONE Cool Grey C PANTONE 4545 C PANTONE 633 C PANTONE 7534 C PANTONE 7493 C PANTONE 416 C technology to market. This is represented through the use of the 355 C Black C “door” symbolized in the logo. The open door suggests the feeling of entering into a space. The green colour depicts growth, the elimination of barriers, and the efficient or "green" use Pantone® Colour Bridge® Coated Reference Numbers For best results use Adobe® Creative Suite (CS3 or higher) Colour Bridge® Swatch Library. Viewing colours online provides a good approximation of print tones but, for best resources. The logo places a focus on the letter “i” to emphasize possible matches, refer printers and other suppliers to current editions of printed Pantone® colour guides. Hatsize's support of individuals by empowering them to reach their goals within IT companies. The font used in the logo is a Colour: Pantone: HTML: RGB colour: CMYK - Process colour: strong, modern, yet welcoming font which presents Hatsize as a confident and understated brand. Green 355 C HTML 009B3A RGB 0/155/58 CMYK 95/0/98/0 Brand Promise: Logo with tagline: We help high-tech professionals and their companies Black Pantone Black C HTML 2A2623 RGB 42/38/35 CMYK 56/56/53/92 achieve their goals by providing simplified access to Process Black C  HTML 1E1E1E RGB 30/30/30  CMYK 0/0/0/100 scarce IT resources. HTML 9A9B9C RGB 154/155/156 CMYK 22/15/11/32 Cool Grey A Cool Grey 7C Visual space around the logo: HTML B2B4B3 RGB 178/180/179 CMYK 15/9/8/22 Cool Grey B Cool Grey 5C HTML C9CAC8 RGB 201/202/200 CMYK 8/5/6/13 White space surrounding the logo allows for separation from Cool Grey C Cool Grey 3C any images or content that may interfere with the logo. Tan A 4545 C HTML DCD6B2 RGB 220/214/178 CMYK 3/5/25/5 Tan B 7500 C HTML E1D8B7 RGB 225/216/183 CMYK 1/5/23/3 Tagline usage: Tan C 7499 C HTML EDE8C4 RGB 237/232/196 CMYK 1/2/20/0 1.5” Soft Blue A 633 C HTML 007EA3 RGB 0/126/163 CMYK 100/6/10/28 Remove tagline when logo is Soft Blue B 630 C HTML 85CDDB RGB 133/205/219 CMYK 49/0/8/0 1.5” or smaller Soft Blue C 628 C HTML C1E2E5 RGB 193/226/229 CMYK 20/0/4/0 Acceptable logo colours: Light Grey A 7534 C HTML D7D3C7 RGB 215/211/199 CMYK 4/4/13/8 Light Grey B 7527 C HTML DAD7CB RGB 218/215/203 CMYK 3/4/14/8 Light Grey C Warm Grey 1C HTML E0DED8 RGB 224/222/216 CMYK 2/3/4/5 Colour version of the logo Black/Grey version Solid black logo Soft Green A 7493 C HTML BAC696 RGB 186/198/150 CMYK 20/3/38/8 Soft Green B 580 C HTML CCDBAE RGB 204/219/174 CMYK 16/0/30/0 Acceptable logo treatments: Soft Green C 7485 C HTML DAE5CD RGB 218/229/205 CMYK 9/0/16/1 Charcoal A 416 C HTML 83847A RGB 131/132/122 CMYK 22/14/24/45 Charcoal B 415 C HTML 999ABF RGB 153/154/143 CMYK 17/12/20/34 Charcoal C 413 C HTML C6C6BC RGB 198/198/188 CMYK 8/5/12/15 Reverse Solid black logo on white Colour logo on a 15% black background Unacceptable logo treatments: Page 2 of 2 - 07/31/2008 Logo is not to be angled Logo corporate colour should not be changed Not enough contrast between the logo and the background Page 1 of 2 - 07/31/2008 Schematic Icon Set Premium Heterogeneous Demo Facility Prospect Site 1 Customer Data Center Vendor SE Visualization Server cloud shirt & tie A TrueLab Stack Lab Kit Windows SAN Prospect Site 2 Internet 1 1 Collaboration Linux laptop computer Lab Kit Windows Vendor SE 2 2 VLT B Linux Prospect Site n Lab Kit medium server large server Vendor SE n n n +n router storage
  • CLIENT: PROJECT: Brochures and event guides for dmg world media (tradeshow organizers) and rate sheets for Constellation NewEnergy (electricity providers). DELIVERED: Art direction, graphic design and print production for a range of detailed collateral material for tradeshows. IMPACT: The Creative Cat provided fast turnaround of quality graphic design services and accurate printer files in circumstances that were often very dynamic and time-sensitive.
  • International Pipeline Exposition Event Guide, 40 pages Event Overview Brochure – 25 x 11, 2 fold Welcome Hello and welcome to the 2008 International Pipeline Exposition and Calgary, Alberta! International Pipeline Exposition Over the next few days, you will have a unique opportunity to meet and interact with the most skilled and recognized brands in the global pipeline industry, as well as delegates and visitors from almost 50 countries. In a world where energy demands are growing at unprecedented rates, it is obvious that pipelines will play an increasingly important roll in safely and efficiently transporting oil & gas from upstream to downstream destinations and to market. The importance of pipelines has also lead to the continued growth of the IPE. This installment of the IPE also builds on it’s reputation as an international event and features technology from across the globe. Whether it’s the very latest in corrosion control, pipeline integrity, detection systems, testing, inspection or various pigging solutions... delegates and visitors will witness O f f i c i a l E v e n t G u i d e the best from North and South America, Asia, Europe and beyond. Alberta is a particularly exciting place for the energy industry overall and pipelines are critical to the industry’s growth. As production in Alberta’s vast oilsands deposits are increased and more of it’s approximately 173 billion barrels of oil are recovered, it will be pipelines that will transport the resource to downstream destinations and beyond. Current pipeline assets however will need to double by 2015 to meet current production forecast estimates. In addition, pipelines will be critical to opening up new markets and increasing access to Alberta’s vast resources for economies throughout Asia and beyond. In addition to showcasing the best in the industry, combined with the International Pipeline Conference, IPE fulfils a vital function by providing a forum for industry, government, regulators and the public to learn about leading edge knowledge in pipeline engineering, and to discuss the current and emerging issues facing the industry now and in the future. So, please enjoy the 2008 IPE and allow yourself the time to meet the hundreds of exhibitors that are involved with this year’s event. Also make sure to experience as much of Calgary as possible – the heart of Canada’s Exhibitor Profiles energy industry - as well as our world famous Rocky Mountains, Banff and of course our Western hospitality. Kindest Regards, Monte Sumner, Conoco Phillips Specialty F. (918) 877 5211 skills of people in this industry, with Dynamic Risk Assessment Event Manager Products Inc. savings on home and auto insurance, Systems, Inc. Booth: 903 Contact: Jheri Castic through a full range of insurance Booth: 716 600 North Dairy Ashford 2WL10020D Utilizing robotic technology, CRTS, Inc. solutions. Suite 208, 1324 - 17 Avenue SW Houston, TX, USA 77079 offers internal and external pipeline field Calgary, AB, Canada T2T 5S8 T. (832) 486-3212 joint coatings. Specializing in applica- Denso North America Inc. T. (403) 547-8638 F. (832) 486-2881 tion of corrosion coatings to internal Booth: 912 F. (403) 547-8628 field joints. We offer cleaning, coating, 12210 45 Street 2 International Pipeline Exposition 2008 Monica Silva Contact: inspection services, and holiday detection, Edmonton, AB, Canada T5W 2V3 Contact: Tenneille Parks ConocoPhillips Specialty Products Inc. coating thickness measurements & video T. (780) 449-4060 Dynamic Risk has become the leading is the global leader of drag reduction. inspection of internal pipeline field joints. F. (780) 449-5300 pipeline and facilities integrity manage- CSPI specializes in maximizing the flow Robotics are controlled by ‘’real-time’’ ment provider in North America for potential of pipelines, while increas- video telemetry. Contact: John Aru risk assessment, ILI management and ing operational flexibility, throughput Denso North America is a leading compliance reporting by leveraging our Exhibition Hours: capacity and substantially increasing CTDUT - Centro de manufacturer of anti-corrosion coatings. engineering and client specific experi- profit potentials. CSPI offers a range of Tecnologia em Dutos Denso produces a wide range of coatings ences to provide exceptional value. By flow improvers for both crude oils and Booth: 212 including liquid epoxies, petrolatum tapes investing to thoroughly understand your refined products. Visit www.LiquidPower. Estrada Fabor Orbel, Campos Elísios and butyl and bitumen tapes. Denso’s business; we remain committed to this Tuesday, September 30 com and www.ExtremePowerFlowIm- Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 25225-030 T. (55) 212777-8500 F. (55) 212777-8525 products are used by pipeline transmis- sion and distribution companies and leadership position. production facilities across North America Edgen Murray Canada 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Consolidated Utility Services Booth: 905 Contact: Arthur Braga The Pipeline Technology Center offers and around the globe. Booth: 527 2900, 350-7th Ave SW 100, 10493 - 184 Street Direct Horizontal Drilling Inc. Calgary, AB, Canada T2P 3N9 Edmonton, AB, Canada T5S 2L1 full scale testing facilities for research, Booth: 906 T. (403)512-9699 Wednesday, October 1 T. (780) 437-9948 F. (780) 434-4032 tests and training. Conceived as a shared research center, it is available for use by the pipeline industry. Our test loop (14’’ Box 4027, 450 Diamond Ave Spruce Grove, AB, Canada T7X 3B2 F. (780) 235-7335 T. (780) 960-6037 Contact: Darren Knoch 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m Contact: Christina Davidson Red Alta, established in 1990 is an diameter and 100m long) offers mapped damages, PIG launcher/receiver and flanged sectors for easy configuration. F. (780) 960-6038 Edgen Murray is a stocking distributor of specialized piping product in carbon industry leader within the oilfield Contact: Randy Shipalesky steel, chrome and nickel alloys as well as community offering exceptional locating At Direct Horizontal Drilling, we are proud stainless. The major markets we serve Thursday, October 2 services. With 13 office locations across Western Canada we proudly service Cyntech Corporation Booth: 900 to be leaders in Horizontal directional drilling(HDD). We are committed to include the oil and gas transmission and terminals, midstream and downstream Canada’s largest energy companies. 235061 Wrangler Link SE total project management. Our Fleet of production, refining, petrochemical and 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m Red Alta specializes in pipe and cable locating, pipeline ROW and lease sweeps, Calgary, AB, Canada T2P 2G6 T. (403 228-1767 fully equipped rigs is optimized for your directional drilling needs, over any size. power generation. We have facilities and inventory globally. and full Alberta One Call ticket manage- F. (403) 245-6632 All our rigs are equipped with the latest ment services. directional drilling technologies. EFA Technologies Inc. Contact: Randy Robertson Booth: 522 Cottam Brush Ltd. Cyntech is the world leader in providing dominKnow Learning Systems 2701 Del Paso Road, Suite 130-385 Booth: 123 stabilization and buoyancy control Booth: 1020 Sacramento, CA, USA 95835 Unit 7, Monkton Business Park North solutions to the pipeline industry. Our 40 Sunset Blvd T. (916) 443-8842 Hebburn, UK NE31 2JZ system is used on pipelines from NPS8 Perth, ON, Canada K7H 2Y4 F. (916) 443-3759 T. (44) 0845 434-8436 - 48 to provide significant cost savings. T. (613) 264-0096 x134 F. (44) 0845 434-8437 We have worked in numerous countries F. (613) 264-9847 Contact: Stacey Daniels around the world, including Canada, USA, EFA Technologies, manufactures LEAKNET, Contact: Nigel Hutchinson Mexico, SE Asia, South America, Contact: Joanne Rougier a family of pipeline leak detection and Cottam Brush specializes in the design and Africa. dominKnow and North Safety provide location products currently monitoring and manufacture of brushes for pigs. unparalleled expertise and technology over 400 pipelines worldwide. LEAKNET, Founded in 1858 the company has vast Dalton Timmis Insurance Group experience in offering technical and solutions to assess, create, manage, incorporates two independent detection Booth: 1010 deliver Health and Safety training methods, Pressure Point Analysis (PPA) specialist brush requirements. The portfo- 600 Crowfoot Crescent lio of the company includes brushes for solutions to the Energy Sector. Our safety and MassPack, into a single user-friendly Calgary, AB, Canada T3G 0B4 specialists and instructional designers can package. LEAKNET is used worldwide to cleaning and intelligent pigs. The policy is T. (866) 472 0721 ‘to supply our customers with what they assess your current training programs, monitor a variety of products. F. (877) 556 1123 create blended learning curriculum, want, free from defects, on time. courseware and world-class training Contact: Mayanne Campbell management and learning content CRTS Inc NRG Insurance, Dalton Timmis Group, management systems. Booth: 917 specialized home and auto insurance 1807 N. 170th E. Ave. tailored to meet the needs of people in Tulsa, OK, USA 74116 the Oil and Gas Servicing Industry of T. (918) 877 5210 Alberta. 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  • CLIENTS: Company Of Rogues PROJECTS: Marketing communications collateral for Calgary Parking Authority. Promotional brochure for an acting studio, Company of Rogues. DELIVERED: Design, layout and print production for posters and brochures. Also provided background images for Microsoft documents. Worked with photo “snapshots” provided by client. IMPACT: Provided professional design and production on a shoestring budget.
  • Celebrating Excellence Poster CPA Brochure2006.qxd 3/29/06 3:24 PM Page 2 Celebrating Excellence Brochure Foodbank Poster The Celebrating Excellence Program recognizes and encourages employees and contract staff who excel in their jobs and in the performance of their required Calgary Parking duties. This program acknowledges accomplishments that lead to the success of the Calgary Parking Authority Values Authority and demonstrate our corporate values. ❖ Customer Service ❖ Open Communication ❖ Honesty and Integrity ❖ Teamwork ❖ How to participate Excellence in Customer Service CALGARY PARKING AUTHORITY • Nominate staff and contract employees who you ❖ We love to see our customers smile and we work Customer Service Open Communication ❖toHonesty and hard to make it happen. Integrity ❖ Teamwork ❖ ❖ feel contribute in an exceptional way the Calgary Parking Authority. 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Company of Rogues is built are: Acting is in the doing. Acting is living truthfully under the imaginary circumstances. of our of our Talent without craft is like a fuel without an engine, it burns wildly but accomplishes nothing. The Rogues approach is a Introduction to Scene Study synergy of the best techniques drawn from Meisner, Hagen, Shurtleff and Stanislavski in the pursuit of truth-full life Basic acting principles are explored and developed through scene work and improvisation. Emphasis is on art: While building a strong foundation, through comprehensive training, art: that is rendered moment to unanticipated moment. playing for truth and building a strong foundation. The nuts and bolts of acting. to create the life to create the life Company of Rogues Company of Rogues Over the years, Company of Rogues Actors Studio has nourished the actors development while cultivating skilled Intermediate Scene Study PRIVATE Company of Rogues Actors Studio of is the whetstone upon which the of professionals in the industry. We continue to dedicate ourselves to this unfolding and enjoy our reputation as one of Western Canada’s top training facilities. Ongoing development and exploration of character, relationship and identifying conflict in a scene. a human soul craft of acting is continually Coaching a human soul Advanced Scene Study Rogues Advanced scene work using demanding scripted material to challenge the actor. honed; cultivating professional sessions and The studio offers one-on-one coaching sessions and “Do not fear mistakes… there are none.” Introduction to Meisner Technique s must be s office. render it actors who are ready to excel within the international acting for audition or refresher work. Sessions must be booked in advance through the Rogues office. render it Trainers Miles Davis Sanford Meisner’s word repetition game and improv techniques are used to cull from the actor a more emo- in community. in Christianne Hirt: Co-founder tionally charged inner life. artistic 403.228.5526 artistic A Gemini nominated actress, Christianne has appeared in over 50 lead and supporting lead roles both in front of the Ongoing Meisner Technique Class Sessions alternate with focus on Edgar Lee Masters’ Spoon River Anthology monologues and scene work. form.” form.” camera and on stage. Notable roles include, Lill in For the Moment (starring opposite Russell Crowe), Hannah in STUDIO Introduction to Film and Television Lonesome Dove (series lead), Monica in Firestorm, and Jennie in Heart of the Sun, for which she won the 1999 AMPIA Award for Best Actress. While working as a professional actress Ms. Hirt studied extensively at the H.B Studio in New The fundamentals of on-camera technique are introduced through scene work and an exploration of the audi- Constantin Stanislavski. Policies Constantin Stanislavski. York, The Loft in L.A and also in Vancouver. She began instructing in 1991 and co-founded Company of Rogues Actors tion process. Material is drawn from current screen and teleplays. � A non-refundable deposit is required to confirm Studio in 1993. She has taught extensively across Western Canada, including her work as a sessional instructor for the Theatre Department, Mount Royal College. A graduate of the Women in the Director’s Chair program, Christianne now Advanced Film & Television your registration. Instructor will work as a director, challenging the actor to trust their technique by taking and executing direction divides her time as an actor, writer, teacher, director and mom (not necessarily in that order). rogue `rõg noun on demand. Professional Professional Co-founder � Full payment is due before the session starts. un Company of Rogues Company of Rogues Actors Studio Actors Studio � Payment plans are available. Joe-Norman Shaw: Performance Intensives ayful. 2nd Floor 1232-17th Avenue SW Training for the � Classes are not pro-rated for absences. � Students are expected to make every class and Def. 1: trickster, rascal, playful. 2nd Floor 1232-17th Avenue SW Traininga working actor since 1981, withWasted, High Noon, Caitlan’s Way,television and film. Recent Film/TV Joe has been for the credits include: Tom Stone, The Interrogation, extensive appearances on stage, Mentors, Children of Fortune, North Adult Performance Intensives put your classes into practice. Focused and result oriented, both the stage and camera intensives put you into the world of performance. Stage Intensive culminates with public performances Actor Actor of Sixty, Bad Faith, Oklahoma City, Jet Boy… He has performed in theatres across Canada and internationally. Canadian and film with an edited tape of your work. Calgary, Alberta be on time. 24 hours notice is required in case mischievous. Calgary, Alberta CANADA T2T 0B8 of absence. CANADA T2T 0B8 credits include: The Stratford and Shaw Festivals, N.A.C., Theatre New Brunswick, Crows Theatre, Citadel Theatre, Youth Programs & Resource Centre & Resource Centre he � No late arrivals without prior permission. 2: a variation from the A.T.P., and the Vancouver Playhouse; he may be remembered by Vancouver audiences as Jude in Touchstone Theatre’s Classes for ages 12- 17. 12 week sessions through the year provide the groundwork in storytelling, improvisation critically acclaimed production, Whale Riding Weather. and movement and are augmented by summer camps that let the young actor explore their talents by writing and Phone: 403.228.5526 � Students are expected to rehearse outside of standard. Phone: 403.228.5526 performing their own material. rous Fax: 403.244.2383 Studio Directors class time. 3: a fierce and dangerous Fax: 403.244.2383 Joe is an Directorsgraduate of the Acting/Directing program, University of Guelph, and along with his numerous profes- Studio honours Auditing Christianne Hirt � Everyone is expected to treat the studio with sional engagements, is currently completing his MFA in Directing, University of Calgary. As an instructor he has taught Christianne Hirt rom Check out our website: Joe-Norman Shaw animal separated from Check out our website: Joe-Norman Shaw for the Gastown Actor’s Studio, Alberta Centre for Acting Studies and Mount Royal College. Having directed numerous “A discovery is said to respect and professionalism and will be or or productions for the stage, Joe is also Artistic Director of Rogues Theatre. be an accident meeting treated accordingly. the herd. We strongly encourage all potential students to audit E-mail us at: ...passionate about the art of acting. E-mail us at: ...passionate about the art of acting. classes, according you the right to make an informed a prepared mind.” � No politics. decision. Your first audit for any class is free. Albert Szent-Gyorgyi
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