Community Recognition

Our accomplishments are most reflected in the accomplishments of our alumni and in the ways in which our clients utilize the research we conduct on their behalf, in their decisions to make our community a better place.

We have also been privileged to have received recognition for the role we play in the community and since that is a reflection of the success of our clients, alumni, staff and entrepreneurs that work with us to deliver our services, we are happy to provide a list of these recognitions....thank you to all of you who have made these recognitions possible!

Monica Kreuger
President & CEO, Global Infobrokers Inc.
Home of the Praxis Group of Schools

 

Monica Kreuger has received the following recognitions:

  • 2011 Recipient of Business Woman of the Year Consumer Choice Award
  • 2010 Finalist for ATHENA Award BPW Saskatoon
  • 2009 Finalist for Business Leader of the Year in Saskatchewan
  • 2009 Nominated for RBC Canadian Woman Entrepreneur of the Year
  • 2008 YWCA Woman of Distinction in the Entrepreneurship Category
  • 2008 Most Supportive Business Advisory Board member of the year for ace Canada.
  • 2008 Top Ten Women of Influence in Saskatchewan
  • 2007 Canadian Youth Business Foundation Community Partner of the Year
  • 2007 Most Supportive Individual for ace: Saskatchewan (Advancing Canadian Entrepreneurship – national network of student run clubs)
  • 2006 Named one of the 100 Reasons 100 People for Saskatoon's Centennial

Brent Kreuger has been invited to speak and submit papers at multiple international venues

  • Presenter to Engineering College in Orisa, India 2011
  • Presenter to Entrepreneurship Class in Babson College, Massachusetts, USA 2010
  • Keynote speaker, Entrepreneurship Education Conference, Mumbai, India 2009
  • Speaker, Entrepreneurship Education Conference, Germany 2009
  • Presented a workshop on Entrepreneurship as a Career Option at the International Council on Small Business – Halifax, Canada 2008
  • Facilitator for a workshop on Green Entrepreneurship at the MIT Global Startup workshop – Madrid, Spain – 2008
  • Presented a workshop on Cross Cultural Entrepreneurship at the MIT Global Startup workshop – Trondheim, Norway – 2007
  • Presented at the MIT Global Startup workshop – Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates – 2005
  • Presented a paper on the constraints of using text based models for distance learning at the 2004 Distance Education Technology Symposium in Banff.
  • Presented a paper on recognizing client learning styles at the Distance Education Technologies Symposium, 2004
  • Presented a paper on introducing entrepreneurship into the public school system at the National WestCast educational conference, 1996
  • Presented a brief to the National Task Force on Childcare, 1986, Saskatoon

He also received and award for being in the top ten Canadian finalists for the Dell Small Business technology award 2008.

Some of our alumni have been kind enough to also recognize the work of our team:

 

Efren Pereira

“Praxis has allowed me to open and run my dream business.  I really couldn’t have opened my recording studio without their program and guidance. Thank you so much Praxis!”

Efren Pereira Jr., Star Lab Recording

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Candice Zimmerman

"Praxis School of Entrepreneurship was an unbelievable opportunity for me. I dreamed about starting a business for years but once I started the program, I was open within 6 months. The support offered was fantastic!"

Candice Zimmerman,
Sunday Morning Organic Salon and Spa

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Kara Brekke

“Praxis assisted me in learning, as well as, developing and enhancing prior skills and knowledge. I became aware of many different aspects of business that deserved recognition.”

Kara Brekke, Great Canadian Oil Change