The importance of building community around your brand

Building community around your brand takes a concentrated effort, but lessons can be learned even from the building of communities we live and work in every day. “I have only one purpose, to serve the community. Everything else will follow through.” – Ralph T. Scurfield.  The late Ralph T. Scurfield was truly ahead of his…

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And… we’re live! Project 55 Foundation launch

project 55 logo

Community is a way of being here at Forward Level. It is a mindset that runs through everything we do, so when Colton Parayko of the St. Louis Blues and Treadstone Sports Agency came to us for help with the launch of Colton’s non-profit organization, Project 55 Foundation, this was a no-brainer for us. After two years…

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FLM 10 Playlist: 10 Years, 100 Songs

Music has always been a big part of Forward Level. From anointing office DJs to keep the energy going during day to the many great years we spent involved with and attending Calgary Folk Fest, music keeps the heart of FLM pumping. To celebrate 10 years in business, we wanted to do one of our…

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To our people, thank you

In 2020, the only constant has been change. The way we’ve done things has been put to the ultimate stress test. New questions as to what the new normal will be continues to grow daily.   What we see is that while things have changed, they have also really emphasized the importance of something foundational:…

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How the last two months have made us better

A little over two months ago, my business partner Amish and I ended up on what seems like the first Zoom call of the subsequent 4875 that have happened since. What seemed abnormal then is the new normal now. That which felt hard now seems easy. It’s funny how time does that to you. Through…

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The power of purpose and corporate social responsibility

When our clients walk the talk, we get inspired. This past September, Westcor took a huge step forward by launching Building a Better Community: A Westcor People-First Initiative. It was our privilege to help them kick off this long-term initiative with a great event, rallying their business and trade partners to raise over $12,500 towards…

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