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Our investors are passionate about Winnipeg’s future and our ability to drive our economy forward is dependent upon our continued partnership with private sector companies, organizations and government.

How investing in YES! Winnipeg makes a real impact on our city

  • Job creation: Our team provides data and services to businesses to support their efforts to attract top talent, create jobs and expand in our city.
  • Industry diversification: We work strategically to diversify the economy, reducing Winnipeg’s vulnerability to a single industry.
  • Business retention: We function as a concierge service to retain and grow existing local companies, reduce barriers and support their operational needs.
  • Economy fortification: Our team helps to protect Winnipeg’s economy from downturns by attracting and retaining major employers.
  • Tax revenue: When we attract more businesses to Winnipeg, it translates into additional spending in the economy and increased tax revenue for community services and projects.
  • Quality of life: A thriving economy means more jobs, better infrastructure and a higher gross domestic product, raising the standard of living for everyone in Winnipeg.

Join other business leaders who are committed to building a stronger Winnipeg. Learn how you can become an investor.

Investor Directory

Our investors are innovative leaders, recognized as industry experts locally, nationally and globally. Browse through our partner directory to learn more about the work they do.

Changemaker

Canada Life

For over 125 years, our 3 companies —Great-West Life, London Life & Canada Life— have been trusted by Canadians for helping them reach their full potential.

City of Winnipeg

Province of Manitoba

Influencer

Johnston Group

We provides employee benefit solutions to companies from 1 to 10,000+ employees. 30,000+ businesses trust Johnston Group for their employee benefit needs.

Manitoba Hydro

Providing reliable, affordable energy to consumers throughout Manitoba, and trades electricity within three wholesale markets in Canada and the U.S. midwest.

Megill-Stephenson Company

A holding company based in Winnipeg, Manitoba with interests in the automobile retail, sports & entertainment, real estate, financial services, and healthcare.

Leader

6P Marketing

A collaborative marketing agency that helps clients create more passionate consumers and brand connections for better short and long-term business results.

Air Canada

Air Canada is Canada's largest domestic and international airline serving more than 200 airports on six continents. Among the world's 20 largest airlines.

Maxim Truck & Trailer

Headquartered in Winnipeg, Maxim Inc. has 18 branch offices and over 600 employees in 10 cities stretching from Vancouver to Montreal.

National Bank

Whatever their sector of activity, entrepreneurs can count on our highly qualified advisors to guide them through every stage of their development.

PCL Constructors Canada Inc.

PCL is active in the commercial, civil, and heavy industrial sectors. Its special projects division focuses on short-schedule, finish-intensive projects.

Price Industries

A North American market leader in ventilation products for nonresidential buildings due to its commitment to innovation and customer service.

Probe Research Inc.

Probe Research Inc. is a full-service North American marketing and public opinion organization based in Winnipeg.

RBC

RBC is a global financial institution with a purpose-driven, principles-led approach to delivering leading performance.

SkipTheDishes

SkipTheDishes connects millions of customers with over 27,000 Restaurant Partners in Canada.

Winnipeg Free Press

The Winnipeg Free Press is Manitoba's leading media company and has the largest market penetration of any big city daily newspaper in Canada.

Collaborator

Alston Properties

Alston Properties is committed to undertaking challenging projects that add to the vibrancy of Winnipeg's downtown.

Bee-Clean Building Maintenance

Bee-Clean is dedicated to the goal of reducing overhead, containing costs, environmental consciousness, and sustaining gains in workforce productivity.

Bell MTS

Manitoba's only full-service communications and IT provider. Business and residential communications solutions for wireless, internet, data, IT services, etc.

CIBC

Corporate Source Inc.

Solutions in print, direct mail, custom signage, displays, store interiors, vehicle graphics, promotional items, web to print solutions, etc.

Deloitte

Deloitte's client-service teams help create powerful business solutions for organizations operating anywhere in the world.

FWS Group of Companies

Our clients can benefit from improved cost control, shortened time frames, on-time/on-budget delivery, maximized whole life value, and cost savings.

IG Wealth Management

IG Wealth Management is a national leader in delivering personalized financial solutions to Canadians through a network of Consultants located across Canada.

James Richardson & Sons, Limited

From modest beginnings as a grain-merchandising operation in Kingston, Ontario, the firm has expanded into an international multi-enterprise corporation.

KPMG

We combine a multidisciplinary approach with deep industry knowledge to help clients meet challenges and respond to opportunities.

Ladco Company Limited

Ladco has interests in land development, commercial & residential real estate, property management, heavy construction, building products, and hospitality.

MNP

MNP proudly serve and respond to the needs of our clients in the public, private and not-for-profit sectors.

NFI Group

NFI offers the widest range of sustainable vehicle drive systems available, including zero-emission electric, electric hybrid, natural gas, and clean diesel.

Payworks

Workforce management solutions, providing cloud-based Payroll, Human Resources, Employee Time & Absence Management to more than 18,000 businesses across Canada.

Pinnacle

Locally owned recruitment firm with 22 sector-specialized recruiters in two key areas of focus: Executive & Professional Search, and Staffing & Recruiting.

PSB Integration / Advance Pro

Credit for the uniqueness of Advance goes to the men and women committed to supporting Advance’s unique policy - protect customers' interests.

Qualico

Our lines of business include single and multi-family homes, community and commercial development, property management, and building materials.

RAPID RTC

A multinational brand providing automotive manufacturers and retailers with cutting-edge B2B lead management and lead generation software.

ROBINSON

ROBINSON is a fully diversified distributor of plumbing, heating, lighting, electrical, pump, and waterworks products.

Scotiabank

Today, Scotiabank Group offers a diverse range of products and services, including personal, commercial, corporate, and investment banking.

Shelter Canadian Properties Limited

Shelter Canadian Properties Limited is one of Canada's leading privately owned real estate development and property management companies.

TD Bank

TD Bank Group offers a full range of financial products and services to more than 17 million customers.

Thompson Dorfman Sweatman (TDS)

With 110 lawyers across nine Manitoba offices and one Saskatchewan office, TDS is Manitoba's largest independent law firm.

Tripwire Media Group

How is your video breaking through the clutter? Tripwire can help ensure your videos make an impact and reach your audience in the way you need it to.

Ubisoft Winnipeg

Creating tools & technology powering some of Ubisoft’s most innovative products in the industry and enabling teams to create immersive, engaging game worlds.

Veolia

Veolia group is the global leader in optimized resource management (water, waste and energy).

Winnipeg Airports Authority

A community-based, non-share capital corporation that operates, manages, maintains, and invests in the city's local community/international airport.

Supporter

5468796 Architecture

Locally driven, globally relevant, 5468796 Architecture's work has been recognized both nationally and internationally.

5468796 Architecture

Akman Property Management

Since 1912, Akman Management has been managing residential properties. This wealth of experience has contributed to its esteemed reputation in the industry.

Akman Property Management

Alt Hotel Winnipeg

ALT Hotels. Affordable luxury. Located in the new Sports, Hospitality, and Entertainment District (SHED), the hotel is just steps away from the Bell/MTS Centre.

Alt Hotel Winnipeg

American Express

American Express is a global services company, providing customers with access to products, insights, and experiences that enrich lives and build business succe

American Express

BDC

BDC SOLUTIONS… For every project you undertake, BDC wants you to succeed. Financing, consulting, BDC Capital, Smart TECH.

BDC

Beal Business Brokers & Advisors

Beal Business Brokers and Advisors helps people buy, sell, and value businesses. Succession planning, and business plans for start-up and immigration purposes.

Beal Business Brokers & Advisors

BentallGreenOak

As one of the largest real estate services providers in Canada, we manage more than 60 million square feet where people live, work and play.

BentallGreenOak

Bison Fire Protection Inc.

Bison Fire Protection Inc. is a full-service company that provides Fire Extinguishers & Suppression, Fire Alarms, and Automatic Sprinklers sales and service.

Bison Fire Protection Inc.

Bison Transport Inc.

Bison offers full truckload service, full-service logistics, intermodal options, dedicated fleet operations, yard management and warehousing.

Bison Transport Inc.

BMO

As a business partner for 200 years and counting, BMO provides a range of personal and business banking, wealth management, and investment products & services.

BMO

Bockstael Construction Limited

Bockstael provides construction services as general contractors, construction managers, and design-builders, serving Manitoba clients in multiple sectors.

Bockstael Construction Limited

Boyd Group

Proudly calling Winnipeg home, Boyd Group, owner of Boyd Autobody & Glass, is a leading operator of collision repair centres in North America.

Boyd Group

Business Council of Manitoba

The Council exists to make Manitoba a preferred place to live, work and invest. A diverse membership of company leaders committed to Manitoba’s economic growth.

Business Council of Manitoba

Colliers International

An integrated local market leader providing commercial real estate sales, leasing, property management, appraisal and tax appeal services.

Colliers International

Concord Projects

Concord Projects are committed to a team-oriented, fair, and honest approach to the construction management, general contracting, and design-build process.

Concord Projects

Cushman & Wakefield | Stevenson

Winnipeg's largest full service commercial real estate firm specializing in brokerage, valuation and advisory, and property management.

Cushman & Wakefield | Stevenson

CWB Financial Group

At CWB we uncover your dreams and goals in order to find financial solutions to make them come true. You might even say that we’re obsessed with your success!

CWB Financial Group

Efficiency Manitoba

Our goal is to make saving energy and reducing energy bills easy, offering programs and to all Manitobans to help them save energy, money, and the environment.

Efficiency Manitoba

Fairmont Winnipeg

Located in the heart of our wonderful city at the historic intersection of Portage and Main, let our team at the Fairmont Winnipeg exceed your expectations.

Fairmont Winnipeg

Fillmore Riley LLP

Our core practice areas include banking and finance, business law, insurance, litigation, real estate & commercial development, and tax & wealth management.

Fillmore Riley LLP

GARDON Construction

GARDON Construction

Gendis Inc.

Gendis Inc. owns commercial real estate properties and invests in marketable securities and private placements primarily in energy and agri-business.

Gendis Inc.

GFL

The only North American environmental services company offering services in solid waste management, liquid waste management, and infrastructure implementation.

GFL

GHY International

GHY Specializes in trade compliance for Canada and U.S. imports/exports, we ensure best practices for doing business in today’s global economy.

GHY International

Harvard Developments Inc.

Harvard Developments Inc. is a dynamic, innovative real estate firm whose hard-earned reputation has spanned over 114 years.

Harvard Developments Inc.

HUB International

We help you prepare for the unexpected. We provide protection for family, home, business, employees and more! Our solutions will give you peace of mind.

HUB International

KiK Partners

Partnering with you to strategize and execute dynamic and successful communications, government, and public relations campaigns.

KiK Partners

Launch Coworking

We enable members to cowork, meet, and host events. More than a shared office space, it’s a safe place where you'll be inspired by the community of others.

Launch Coworking

Legacy Bowes Group

A Winnipeg-based firm offering Executive Search & Recruitment for entire workforce teams; HR & Workplace Investigation Support.

Legacy Bowes Group

Lexington Real Estate

Lexington owns and manages a number of multi-tenant buildings consisting of warehouse, manufacturing, and office space.

Lexington Real Estate

MacDon Industries Ltd.

MacDon is a world leader in technology, innovation, and manufacturing of high-performance harvesting equipment.

MacDon Industries Ltd.

Magellan Aerospace

Magellan Aerospace, Winnipeg is a global company that provides complex aerostructure and aeroengine components and assemblies.

Magellan Aerospace

Maple Leaf Construction Ltd.

Maple Leaf Construction has been a heavy construction contractor specializing in asphalt/concrete paving, sewer, and water site services since 1943.

Maple Leaf Construction Ltd.

MLT Aikins

A full-service law firm of more than 240 lawyers with a commitment to Western Canada and an understanding of this market’s unique legal and business landscape.

MLT Aikins

Neptune Properties

Neptune Properties' Winnipeg portfolio includes 14 institutional-quality industrial, retail, and office assets.

Neptune Properties

Paragon Design Build

We specialize in the development of single-family homes with secondary suites, custom homes on narrow lots, and boutique multi-family projects.

Paragon Design Build

Peerless Garments

Peerless specializes in cold wet weather, WP breathable outwear intended to keep the user warm, dry and comfortable even in the worst conditions.

Peerless Garments

People First HR Services

People First HR Services for strategic HR consulting, career management, executive search, professional, and management recruitment services.

People First HR Services

Pitblado Law

We understand complexity; we understand your needs. And we are shaped by 130+ years of skill, passion, and integrity.

Pitblado Law

Premiere Suites

Canada's #1 provider of luxury extended-stay suites, for business travelers, relocating employees, and insurance claimants with high quality accommodations.

Premiere Suites

Private Pension Partners

High-quality real estate development and redevelopment services matched with a bottom-up approach to asset management.

Private Pension Partners

PwC

PwC helps organizations and individuals create the value they're looking for, by delivering quality assurance, tax and advisory services.

PwC

Quintex

Local uniform, mat, and linen provider serving Manitoba for over 100 years. Quintex has flexible programs for rental or purchase. Proudly Manitoban.

Quintex

Scatliff + Miller + Murray

Creating visionary plans for any type of land development, including neighbourhoods, streetscapes, commercial developments, or parks & recreation facilities.

Scatliff + Miller + Murray

Sherpa Marketing

Sherpa Marketing is a digital marketing agency leading the way in the development of technology-driven marketing.

Sherpa Marketing

Sightline Innovation

Providing artificial intelligence software solutions that allow machines to autonomously observe, quantify, and act on data.

Sightline Innovation

Staffmax

Staffmax is a leading provider of high-quality temporary staffing, full-service permanent recruiting and C-level executive search services.

Staffmax

Stretch Construction

Our clients know they can count on us to deliver honest, integrity-driven, quality results on budget and on time, every time.

Stretch Construction

Stuart Olson

Stuart Olson provides superior construction management/design-build services in Manitoba that sets us apart as the preferred contractor of choice.

Stuart Olson

Trivenity

Helping to create a stronger business ecosystem by providing corporate finance and development, as well as bookkeeping services.

Trivenity

Vickar Automotive Group

The Vickar Automotive Group is comprised of Vickar Community Chevrolet, Vickar Mitsubishi, Vickar Nissan, Vickar Ford, Waverly Mitsubishi, and others.

Vickar Automotive Group

Visual Lizard Inc.

You have ideas. We have gumption. Get in touch, and let's build something together.

Visual Lizard Inc.

Welcome to Winnipeg Inc.

Realtors in the sale of executive homes, Welcome to Winnipeg gives you specialized tours to sell the city to your out-of-province job candidates.

Welcome to Winnipeg Inc.

Wellington-Altus Private Wealth

Wellington-Altus Private Wealth is a holistic wealth advice company for affluent families across Canada.

Wellington-Altus Private Wealth

Western Glove Works

Western Glove Works is a family-owned denim business with almost 100 years of industry experience.

Western Glove Works

Winnipeg Insurance Brokers Ltd.

Winnipeg-based insurance agency offering a comprehensive suite of insurance solutions including Home, Auto, Life, Business and Travel insurance.

Winnipeg Insurance Brokers Ltd.

YES! Winnipeg

Economic Development Winnipeg’s business development team promoting the city as the ideal location for new business, expansion, investment and top talent.

YES! Winnipeg

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Contact

Join world-class businesses and be a part of the YES! Winnipeg investor network.

Ryan Kuffner

Ryan Kuffner
Vice-President of Sales & Business Development
YES! Winnipeg Team
P: 1 204 954 1962

Ilona Niemczyk

Ilona Niemczyk
Investor Relations Manager
YES! Winnipeg Team
P: 1 204 954 0992

Laurie McDougall

Laurie McDougall
Investor Relations Coordinator
YES! Winnipeg Team
P: 1 204 954 1966

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