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About Merv Carlson – Leader of Uppgroup Inc.

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Merv and his ancient Elkhounds in the Canadian Rockies

Merv Carlson is a true Canadian Innovator. With over 17 years of experience in the Keyword Technology arena, he is an expert who can help any online business to find potential customers and to boost their sales. He is also the President and founder of Uppgroup Inc.

Merv began doing online work back in 1996, he had an existing consulting firm that was established in 1990 to assist small businesses, and provide consulting and expansion planning and direction. As the web focus grew, Uppgroup Inc. began expanding it’s online presence, with the Uppgroup.com site launching in 1998.

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About Ashten Curtis – Senior Manager at Bio-Resource Division, Uppgroup Inc.

Guelph-Ashten-Convocation-lrgAshten graduated with honors on her Bachelor of Bio-Resource Management (BBRM), Equine Management from the University of Guelph.

She is in charge of the Bio-Resource Division of Uppgroup Inc. – tree management, planting and nursery and other related tasks.

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About Sara Danes – Marketing Executive, Uppgroup Inc.

Sara Danes

Sara Danes is the marketing executive for Uppgroup Inc. Since joining the company, Sara has been involved in developing long-term marketing campaigns to help promote products as well as services provided by Uppgroup Inc. Her responsibilities include researching the market, creating detail marketing plans, implementing these plans and working on all aspects of the strategic plans.

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