Tigress Ventures is in the business of developing socially and environmentally responsible businesses and projects. The following list highlights current and past initiatives.
2008 to present: GreenStep Solutions Inc – Co-founder and CEO. GreenStep is a consulting and green technology company that is focused on helping small and medium-sized businesses move along the path to sustainability while providing a return on investment. GreenStep has launched several environmental programs, services and software. Visit www.ecobasecertified.com, www.greentourismcanada.ca and www.ecobasecarbonsoftware.com to learn more.
2006 to 2013: BioStreet Canada Inc. – Vice President and Interim CEO, responsible for oversight of engineering team, government grants, public relations and development of the business plan for a $220 million biodiesel project in Vegreville AB.
2007 to 2008: Okanagan Kootenay Solar Project – Worked with FortisBC to promote the installation of 400 solar hot water systems in new single-family homes, with $400,000 funding allocated by Natural Resources Canada’s ecoEnergy for Renewable Heat program.
2006: BC Ministry of Energy, Mines and Petroleum Resources – Strategic communications planning and implementation for a program to promote energy efficient heat pumps as an alternative to conventional heating and cooling systems on Vancouver Island.