Rise Consulting Ltd. (Calgary, AB)
Annie Korver is a purpose-driven entrepreneur dedicated to enriching relationships between Indigenous communities and Canada’s energy sector. Inspired by reconciliation in Canada and her own Métis ancestry, Annie founded her company Rise Consulting Ltd. to advance Indigenous inclusion, with a focus on economic development.
Bringing together Indigenous and corporate communities to create shared value, Annie champions a values-based approach to strategic inclusion. She creates undisputed space for her clients to realize their vision and establishes inclusive partnerships, ultimately leading her clients towards reconciliation. Annie has provided leadership to support the success of various Indigenous inclusion, economic development and regulatory activities for organizations such as Trans Mountain, Pembina Pipelines, TerraPro and Imperial Oil. She is often told the positive energy she brings to her work is welcomed and embraced.
Annie’s background in economic development and marketing and communications provides her with a solid foundation for translating multifaceted socio-economic challenges and opportunities, while leveraging the strengths and skills of those around her.
Annie holds a Masters of Business Administration and Aboriginal Relations Leadership Certificate from the University of Calgary, a Bachelor of Tourism Management from the Thompson Rivers University and is a certified Public Participation Practitioner through the International Association of Public Participation.
Annie is a proud member of Canadian Council of Aboriginal Business and the Circle for Aboriginal Relations Society.