Brian McClay & Associates Inc. is a global pulp market consulting firm with a large subscription base. In 2016 they hired Awaken Solutions Inc. to redesign their entire brand, including a brand new responsive website with secure client portal, a new logo and a new design for all monthly reports and presentations.
An entirely custom user permissions management system was designed and coded specifically for this client. The system allows the client to eas...
Goliath Tech VT hired Awaken Solutions Inc. in 2016 to build their new website to reflect their business and product offerings. The objective was for the website to be dynamic and include a slider on the homepage that catches the eye, useful infographics and an easy quote request form.
New brand identity
Awaken Solutions Inc. worked closely with Goliath Tech VT to build a new logo connected to their affiliate location, and to design a colour scheme and theme for the websi...
In March 2015, Awaken Solutions was awarded the contract for building the new website and associated web systems of the Municipality of Sainte-Anne-des-Lacs. After the public call for tenders was issued, Awaken Solutions submitted a comprehensive proposal with innovative and leading-edge solutions to attain all objectives needed by the municipality. We worked in close collaboration with the municipality throughout the project to deliver all systems on budget and on time.
Group RMC USA Inc. is a major real-estate management company in the United States with an extensive list of clients and properties under management. In 2014, Awaken Solutions built their new state-of-the-art online presence to organize and promote all properties, along with a secure portal for clients to access their property documents. This was built in an entirely responsive way, ensuring that all content adapts to the screen size, and thus looks great on desktop, tablet and smartpho...
In 2015, Awaken Solutions designed and built an fresh-looking dynamic website for Bromelin People Practices, a Canadian human resources consulting firm.
An entirely modern approach was used in designing the website, including a responsive framework that adapts to tablets and smartphones seamlessly. To ensure a fast page load times for such a website, custom scripts were implemented to asynchronously load content as the page is scrolled (visit the website t...
In 2013, Awaken Solutions was commissioned to build the new eCommerce website, along with several custom web solutions, for HappyFeet USA Inc, a major retailer of foot care products in the United States and Canada. Since then, this partnership has grown to include 11 additional websites for the parent company's other brands, as well as ongoing maintenance and new features added regularly to all websites.
In 2013, Awaken Solutions built a new website and complete booking management system for the Lazy L&B Ranch, a popular horseback riding ranch in Wyoming, USA.
Online reservation system
The website allows visitors to reserve their stay at the ranch quickly and easily. Users are given immediate access to a secure “My bookings” page to view existing reservations, make their deposit by credit card, view their invoice and complete each guest’s indemnity form.
In 2015, Awaken Solutions built the new website for Grenier + Richards Architects, a top Montreal architecture firm with clients like Air Canada, DeSerres, Swatch, BCBG MaxAzria, The Brick, McAuslan and more.
The website's primary purpose was to serve as a virtual exhibit of the projects completed by GRA. As such, a comprehensive portfolio system was implemented, allowing each project to be tagged with different categories and features, to include a ...
In 2015, Awaken Solutions was commissioned to build the new website for the International ArtsGames Committee (IAC), in advance of their global launch of the ArtsGames in Rio.
Up until 1948, medaled arts competitions were part of the Olympic Games, but were eliminated to maintain the Games’ amateur status. In 2018, ArtsGames will bring them back. The most talented artists from 196 countries, across 6 continents will compete for the gold, silver and bronze,...
Since 2010, Awaken Solutions has been providing pro-bono web services for Montreal's Mindfulness Meditation Centre.
New website design
After providing support on the existing framework of the original website for several years, Awaken Solutions built an entirely new website on a responsive framework, including a content management system allowing information to be easily added and edited.
An important aspect of the Mindfulness Meditation Cen...
In 2015, Awaken Solutions built a new website for prominent Canadian photographer Joshua Berson.
Design and functionality
The priority of this website was to ensure the photos were given prominence and interacted smoothly with the visitor. As such, a subtle design was paired with a powerful photo gallery engine to ensure a user-friendly interface for browsing the photos. A comprehensive backend system was implemented allowing the client to easily create new galleries, mod...
"Awaken Solutions was truly a pleasure to work with. We were professionally attended to every step of the way in designing our new website. This company truly cares about their..."
Dr. Jolán Kovács and Aldo Mazza, Directors and Founders, KoSA Music
"Our website is essential to our global subscription-based information business – it is how our clients receive their services in a secure and timely fashion. We needed to update and..."
Manon Dumais, Director, Brian McClay & Associates Inc.
"We are very satisfied to have entrusted the construction of our municipality’s new website to Awaken Solutions. Their team was attentive to our needs, gave us advice and recommendations and..."
Municipality of Sainte-Anne-des-Lacs
"When we were looking at rebuilding our website, we looked at a number of different companies. When we had the opportunity to sit down with Awaken Solutions and saw their..."
Bromelin People Practices
"HappyFeet now looks Happy thanks to Awaken Solutions! Working with them has been the easiest most professional experience we've had in a long time. It's nice to have someone care..."
Michael Burch, HappyFeet® USA Inc.
"Awaken Solutions offers a great design sensibility while delivering prompt professional service, personal attention, and all the technical know-how (and beyond) that we could ask for. They never failed to..."
Todd Richards, Grenier + Richards Architects
"The Awaken Solutions team were punctual, diligent, honest, and the quality of their work exceeded every expectation we had for our new website. Throughout the process they were very receptive..."
James, Goliath Tech VT
"Awaken Solutions has been taking care of our website needs since day 1 and has truly helped us evolve and define who we are as a company. Their technical knowledge..."
Ann Marie Gloutney, Gradient Solutions
"We couldn't be happier with the website that Awaken Solutions built for the Montreal Rib Fest. They answered all of our questions, took the time to make sure everything was..."
Martha Beltran, Montreal Rib Fest
"If you've ever been frustrated, let down or overcharged by a technology pro then you weren't working with Awaken Solutions. Bad experiences dealing with web developers and SEO 'professionals' had..."
Deb Halmay, The Lazy L&B Ranch
"Working with Awaken Solutions was an absolute pleasure from start to finish. In addition to a beautiful new website, we also needed a secure portal where our clients could login..."
Group RMC USA Inc.
"For the past five years, Awaken Solutions has built and maintained our website, including sound recordings and downloadable files, at no charge. During this time the website has gone through..."
Joseph Emet, Mindfulness Meditation Centre
"I cannot say enough good things about the creativity and professionalism that Awaken Solutions brought to our website development. From initial discussions to final product, their team offered advice and..."
Joshua Berson Photography Ltd.
"Working with Awaken Solutions has been a really great experience from beginning to end. From the very first meeting you could tell that they really cared about their customers and..."
Jennifer Roberge, ETG Canada
"I knew from the initial conversation that Awaken Solutions would be the company I wanted to deal with. They were accommodating, patient and flexible throughout the entire process. With web..."
Heather MacLachlan, Lakeshore Windows & Doors
"After 31 years serving my clients, I have learned about the meaning of professional, efficient, and clean service. This is exactly how I would describe my experience in dealing with..."
Steve Williams, Steve's Car Care
"It is without reservation that I recommend Awaken Solutions. They are talented, articulate and very open to customer input. I've received many positive comments on my website, and I am..."
Paul Levesque, ecoPropane
"When it came time to rely on professionals to develop our e-commerce, Awaken Solutions had the best understanding of our needs. They provided a personalized service at a very affordable..."
Steve Mercier, Sports Aux Puces Métropolitain
"Awaken Solutions assessed our needs very quickly and showed us how to deliver our message in a simple way with a very professional look. The result is: we have a..."
Mike Coyle, UDC
"The team at Awaken Solutions was instrumental in assisting in building my large volunteer organization from having no online presence to a strong one. Now, I regularly get calls and..."
Joseph Bakish, President, Citizens' Association of Ste-Anne-Des-Lacs
"Awaken Solutions recently did a total overhaul of our website. They were friendly, easy to communicate with, professional and knowledgeable. They were able to talk to us in a way..."
Heath & Sarah Woltman, Bear Basin Adventures
"Awaken Solutions has helped us create the image we want to project to the world. They bring such a high level of professionalism, knowledge, problem solving and aesthetic sensitivity that..."
Sylvia Sweeney, Olympian,
IOC member, Founder & President, ArtsGames