Economic Development

Why do we do this work, at Journeyman? We know we can build prosperity and understanding through the art of storytelling.

Export Achievement Awards: Spa Springs Mineral Water
Client: Nova Scotia Business Inc. (NSBI)

They may produce their products in rural Middleton, but they’ve got worldwide reach - distributing their mineral water and soft drinks to over 35 countries! Driven by a passion for creating unique, high quality beverages, Spa Springs was celebrated as one of the province’s leading export businesses in 2016.

Live Well in Lunenburg
Client: Lunenburg Board of Trade / Lunenburg-Queens RDA

Lunenburg is a popular destination for tourists, but it offers opportunity for those looking for more. It is a diverse business community and a hub for economic development on Nova Scotia’s South Shore. This film we created for the Board of Trade was actually the deciding factor for at least one family, that we know of, who moved to Lunenburg from Alberta!

Your Studio Here - Gamer Girl
Client: Nova Scotia Business, Inc. (NSBI)

Game development is thriving in Nova Scotia. To attract great developers to the province, Nova Scotia Business Inc. wanted a video for their booth at the Game Developers Conference in San Francisco. We helped the NSBI team to take an ambitious approach, creating an intriguing journey with “Gamer Girl”.

Ocean Innovators
Client: Halifax Partnership

What do Halifax and Nova Scotia have that’s special and different?  Science. Defence. Education. Technology. Shipbuilding. Tourism. There’s something that touches all of these. The ocean. That big, blue, dramatic, perplexing, beautiful Atlantic which gets into our blood and inspires us. We’re Ocean Innovators living, working and thriving in “Canada’s Ocean City”.

Halifax Gateway (Mandarin version)
Client: Halifax Gateway

Halifax has been a gateway for trade for centuries. Ships continue to come and go along with goods via road, rail and air, making the city a vital hub on North America’s Atlantic coast. Meet some of the people working hard to keep the system running smoothly, and delight in our ability to cater for viewers in any language!