Committed to finding meaningful solutions to your business challenges: Our team draws upon our extensive business experience and foremost, on the understanding that one company can not provide all solutions. Sometimes it takes a village… Therefore White Punt Consulting engages a network of trusted associates when specialized services are needed to move your business forward.

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What is more important? Good people or good ideas? Photo credit Melanie These Unsplash

Good Ideas or Good People?

“Which is more valuable?  Good ideas or good people?”
This is a question posed Ed Catmull, co-founder of Pixar, in his book Creativity Inc.

Our Team

Meet our associates – people who really know what they are doing – and whom we are proud to work with to meet your objectives.

Wilma Hartmann Marketing Communications Consultant

Wilma Hartmann

Marketing Consultant

An experienced communications professional and project manager, Wilma brings an enthusiasm for digital communications technology to your project. Through decades of business ownership she has developed a strategic eye for process improvement and entrepreneurial opportunity.

Wilma is passionate about working with the arts and tourism industries, in particular with the role they play in rural economic development.

Steve Brinston

Designer & Full Stack Developer

Steve is a seasoned graphic and web designer with over ten years’ experience in the marketing and communications industry.

Steve’s specialty is in User Experience and he is currently the Creative Director of his own Web Development practice, Snazzy Creative, Inc. and works as an associate with White Punt Communications on select projects.

Deborah Bourden, Tourism Marketing Consultant, White Punt Communications

Deborah Bourden

Tourism Marketing Consultant

Deborah is a seasoned marketing professional and entrepreneur.  In a career that spans more than two decades, she has worn many hats in many creative agencies and beyond.

Known as a driven, yet compassionate outcome-focused entrepreneur, Deborah directed award-winning Applecore Interactive for more than 14 years and has spent more than ten years as a tourism business operator.

Deborah’s dedication and hard work on behalf of her clients deliver proven results.

Eleanor Dawson, Arts and Culture Consultant

Eleanor Dawson

Arts and Culture Consultant

Eleanor Dawson is a skilled consultant and experienced project manager working with clients in the arts, culture and creative industries.

In her position as Director of Arts with the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador, she participated in the creation of the provincial cultural policy as well as creating and administering various support programs for the cultural sector.

Gabi Hartmann, Project Manager White Punt Communications

Gabi Hartmann

Project and Events Manager

Gabi excels at project administration and production management and has worked at marketing communications agencies in St. John’s and Vancouver.

Gabi has studied and traveled extensively and speaks multiple languages which brings a rich and broad perspective to her work. Her project management ability and team management skills make her a great asset to the team.