Our agency is a team of visionaries, strategic thinkers and brilliant designers. We solve complex problems and open the door to new opportunity.
HOW WE WORK
We partner with our clients to build brands and improve the customer experience. We work on a project-by-project basis or on a monthly retainer. We can accomplish a lot for you in just a few hours a week, without the overhead.
Adrienne Harrop is a co-founder of Strexer Harrop & Associates. She partners with governments, CEOs, executives and solopreneurs to grow their professional brands and strategize their next moves. After spending over 15 years working in strategic planning, brand development and marketing, Adrienne knows what truly drives conversions and sparks economic growth. In addition to her extensive marketing experience, Adrienne serves on the Selwyn Public Library Board of Directors, which includes Chairing the Hiring and Evaluation Committee. Adrienne holds a BA in Geography from the University of Saskatchewan.
Tonya Kraan is a co-founder of Strexer Harrop & Associates. She is the President of the Kawartha Chamber of Commerce & Tourism. Tonya is formerly the Chair of the Local Employment Planning Council’s Industry & Business Engagement Working Group and Vice Chair of Kawartha Lakes Community Futures Development Corporation. Prior to entrepreneurship, Tonya was the Manager of Innovation at the City of Kawartha Lakes before joining Community Futures Peterborough as their General Manager. Tonya holds a Bachelor degree from Trent University.
Joe Kraan specializes in Lean Manufacturing and Process Improvement. He began his career 20 years ago in the automotive industry, and has since applied these Lean Techniques to business processes, scheduling, communication, and manufacturing processes in several industries. His projects have cut process lead times, improved efficiencies, reduced errors and greatly improved employee satisfaction and morale. Before becoming a consultant, Joe designed and documented processes for General Electric as a Manufacturing Engineer, and was a corporate trainer of Lean techniques such as Kaizen, Value Stream Mapping, 5S, and Error-proofing at Van-Rob. Joe has an Electronic Engineering Technician diploma from RCC, and has completed many courses in the field of Health and Safety.
Paula is an award-winning artist, photographer and graphic designer. Her love of photography began at an early age. She enjoys many aspects of photography with a primary focus on residential real estate and aerial drone photography and video. Paula has been in the creative business for more than 20 years, specializing in quality photography, videography, aerial images & video and graphic design.