Maureen Mitchells – Profile


As Founder & CEO, Maureen leads CanTalk (Canada) in the provision of high quality language services and contact center support through an ongoing commitment to on-demand services that are convenient, simple to use and affordable.

Maureen’s background is peppered with an assortment of work experiences, a diverse career path that includes television and newspaper journalism, corporate communications and international marketing, community development, documentary, program creation and media production; corporate communications, international marketing on a global basis with the Canadian Wheat Board; extensive project management experience on a large scale with private and government interests. Maureen applies these well-honed communication skills both internally, creating a dynamic management style, and externally, ensuring the client expectations are both met and exceeded.

Maureen’s personal and professional drive to ensure client satisfaction is ongoing no matter how big or how small a client may be.

Maureen’s leadership has been recognized over the years – as heading the fastest growing company in Manitoba and the fifth fastest growing start up company in Canada. She has been singled out as the Entrepreneur of the Year Finalist as part of the Ernst Young Awards; Manitoba’s First Building a Business Award from Manitoba’s Business Network; Entrepreneur of the Year from the Asper School of Business, University of Manitoba; and she is also among Canada’s 100 top female entrepreneurs as acknowledged by Profit and Chatelaine Magazines .