About Collaborative Haus Marketing

We’re a group of committed, honest, creative and knowledgeable professionals determined to build solutions that help your business succeed.

Experience

Our portfolio and testimonials demonstrate the breadth and diversity of our abilities. Our business, founded in 2008, has thrived on delivering projects that surpass our client’s expectations and reflect the attention to detail and front-end planning that have become our hallmark. Our growing team brings new ideas and energy along with expanded experience to support our client’s projects.

Knowledge

Working in technology is challenging in that it is always changing. It’s our team’s passion and energy that drives us to continue learning and adapting in our industry. We take courses, read articles, experiment with new systems and research best practices. We take the time to teach our clients the newest trends, online systems, and regulations as it’s important our clients understand why and what we do.

Transparency

Nothing is more frustrating than not knowing where your money is going and how it’s being spent. We pride ourselves on being transparent and clear about all aspects of our projects. Our proposals are detailed in both tasks and costs so our clients can understand our process as well as expected deliverables. We track our hours and make detailed notes so our team, project managers, and clients are always in the know.

A Great Team Makes All The Difference

Nicole French Founder

Nicole has over 8 years of experience developing website and digital marketing strategies that increase search traffic, raise brand awareness and drive sales. She has developed solutions for a wide range of industries including tourism, government, financial and healthcare. Her commitment to clients and their business success has gained her a nomination as a Woman of Business in the upcoming 2016 Meridian Women of Excellence Awards. Nicole can crochet anything!

Jason Wilson Founder

Jason has over 15 years of website development experience. His abilities extend from simple websites to technically advanced, multi-layered data applications, back-end applications and content management systems. Jason builds and designs websites taking into consideration his clients’ current needs and possible future needs. Jason has experience building in numerous languages including C#.NET, VB.NET, ASP, PHP, JavaScript, HTML/HTML5, XML, CSS/CSS3 and Flash. Jason has traveled to 44 countries.

Pam Higgins Content & SEO Strategist

Pam blends a passion for creating online marketing strategies with her love of writing and immersion in business communications and visual design. She develops strategies that target the right people with engaging content to drive leads and sales with measurable ROI. She is an award-winning online journalist with an ability to “establish a sense of place and community.” Through her 30-year career, Pam’s portfolio spans clientele from the construction, design, food, health, nonprofit, pet, professional, publishing, recreation, retail and SAAS (software as a service) industries. Pam is Cuckoo for Haiku.

Wendy Mullin Team Leader

Wendy’s background in Social Psychology, Sales, and Marketing, plus an extensive knowledge of print production, graphic design, and administration, makes her ideally suited for her role as Team Leader at Collaborative Haus. She understands our clients’ unique perspectives and motivations as well as appreciating the need for on-time, on budget, project management. An avid nature lover, she can usually be found with her camera in hand, and dog in tow, walking the scenic trails around the area.

Patrick Bouchard Developer

Patrick graduated from Georgian College in 2014 and has a background in web programming and mobile development. Having created web site extensions and cross-platform mobile apps for large corporations Patrick now enjoys the benefits of being part of a small, tight-knit group. Patrick performs work behind the scenes primarily writing back-end code to implement features on client web sites. He is also an aspiring web accessibility guru with a passion for making all web sites accessible to persons with disabilities and other challenged minority groups. When not working on web sites, Patrick enjoys music and literature, seeking great food, and traveling. On one trip, he once tested a prototype for an interface designed to allow a blind person to drive a car.

Ailsa Robinson Front-End Web Developer

Ailsa's love for coding started in the 1980's when there was no internet and the only windows you had were the kind that let in the light. She is a blend of both the left side and right side of the brain. She loves the logic and analytical part of writing code just as much as she loves taking amazing designs and recreating them in code to create personalized websites for clients. Ailsa works her magic at cHaus helping Jason and Patrick with front end development using HTML5. CSS and PHP to build customized websites and personalizing existing WordPress templates for our valued clients. Ailsa is an avid golfer and juggler! She’s particularly proud of her Hole-in-one and Eagle.

Kevin Cascagnette Graphic Designer

Kevin is a creative visionary with over six years of experience working as a professional graphic designer and photographer. Kevin’s extensive knowledge of the Adobe Creative Suite helps ensure the highest quality imagery and design produced at Collaborative Haus. Kevin’s greatest strengths is his ability to work well with others and keep the team positive and motivated. Kevin is an avid Batman fan because like Bruce Wayne, Kevin loves philanthropy 😉

Emily DeVillers Digital Designer

Emily brings almost 20 years experience in the digital design industry. Passionate for UX design, most of Emily’s experience comes from digital and integrated agencies work with Fortune 100 clients helping them create excellent user experiences for websites and apps. Emily enjoys travel and has worked internationally in Glasgow and London in the UK, Melbourne, Australia along with many years in Toronto. When Emily is away from her computer, she is enjoys spending time with her family on Georgian Bay.

Ryan Spooner Content Writer

Ryan brings extensive writing experience to our team. He has spent the last five years writing and producing radio advertising for stations from coast-to-coast. He has created award-winning radio creative campaigns as both a writer and producer. Taking the time to understand the market positioning of each brand he works with, Ryan focuses on the unique aspects of each client to craft creative that brands and entertains. He has a versatile writing style that spans the spectrum from technical writing to lighthearted blog writing. When he takes a break from writing, Ryan can be found on the banks of Georgian Bay or on his bike.

Lincoln Master Greeter

Always energetic and attentive to the needs of our staff and clients, Lincoln ensures we're all getting along and working together. With over 5 years of experience and an unsurpassed enthusiasm for people, Lincoln welcomes everyone with open arms. Lincoln dreams of being a cheerleader.

Bodhi Happiness Coordinator

Bodhi brings a smile with a touch of calmness to her office duties. She loves our clients and believes their happiness comes first. Her mission is to make sure our team and our clients are delighted. When she was young Bodhi thought she might follow in her family's footsteps and be a best in show competitor.

Our Skills

Collaborative Haus has brought together a diverse team with complementary and phenomenal creative and tech skills. At the heart of all our projects are the fundamentals, usability and function. Our experienced marketing strategists work with clients to determine the best opportunities using a variety of research supports. Our content and graphics professionals create brilliant marketing material and our tech team brings everything together with products that work, websites that are functional, and solutions that perform.

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Testimonials

See what our fantastic clients are saying…

Since 2006, Collaborative Haus Marketing has been key in helping us to develop our medical transcription business and reach our strategic business goals. They're professional, innovative, creative, a pleasure to work with.

Sheila Campbell 2Ascribe Medical Transcription

They have surpassed my expectations for growth of my website and my business. They are quick, effective, very talented and bring great attention to detail. I have had so many compliments on the WOW factor of my website.

Jane Kiersnowski GI Jane Personal Training Services

Working with Nicole was one of the most positive, collaborative and memorable experiences I have ever had with a website designing company! Her marketing, organization, design and interpersonal skills proved to be exactly what was required to lead the development of www.CHIGAMIK.ca.

Amanda Olsheskie CHIGAMIK Community Health Centre

You brought our project in on time and on budget. I was very pleased with how you took the time to understand our vision for a website and you absolutely nailed it! I was also very pleased and impressed with the detailed project timeline and task list that was presented to us at the beginning of the project. Your professionalism and diligence in maintaining that timeline and moving the project forward were really appreciated. Great work!

Doug Ewen Techform Group of Companies
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