Business & Financial Services

Business & financial services are part of a vital business infrastructure that attracts and supports other businesses and organizations.

The business and professional services cluster includes those businesses that support our diversified economy and include legal and accounting firms, consulting agencies, banking and investment, customer care centres, and human resources services.  Finance, insurance, and real estate establishments comprise a portion of this sector and are engaged in financial transactions (that is, transactions involving the creation, liquidation, or change in ownership of financial assets) or in facilitating financial transactions. Real Estate and Leasing comprises establishments primarily engaged in renting and leasing assets. This sector includes the following services:

  • Legal Services
  • Accounting, Tax Preparation, Bookkeeping and Payroll Services
  • Banking and Investment
  • Architectural, Engineering and Related Services
  • Specialized Design Services
  • Management, Scientific and Technical Consulting Services
  • Advertising and Related Services
  • Other Professional, Scientific and Technical Services
  • Offices Administrative Services
  • Facilities Support Services
  • Employment Services
  • Business Support Services
  • Travel Arrangement and Reservation Services
  • Investigation and Security Services
  • Services to Buildings and Dwellings

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  • Marketing Consultant, Entrepreneur

    Tim Lewis

    Tim Lewis grew up on the Pelican Lake First Nation. After finishing Grade 12, he moved to Saskatoon to go to university.

  • Lawyer

    Aaron B. Starr

    Aaron Starr obtained his law degree in 2011 from the University of Saskatchewan and was admitted to the Saskatchewan Bar in 2012. He’s now practicing with McKercher LLP in Saskatoon.

  • Funeral Service Professional

    Kelsi Palmer

    Kelsi Palmer’s favourite subject in high school was gym. She played everything—golf, volleyball, basketball, hockey, badminton, track, you name it.

  • Journeyperson Hairstylist

    Megan Gustafson

    Megan Gustafson’s parents are both journeyperson hairstylists, so you might think following in their footsteps was an easy career choice. Not so. In high school, Megan wanted to be a teacher.