Frustrated with the status quo?  Know your company could do better?
Need to understand the challenges & prospects of new legislation?
Preparing for a big negotiation?
Looking to diversify your agricultural business?
Curious about energy?
Faced with a technical challenge or project?
Wondering how to develop a succession plan?
Need to refresh your marketing strategy?
Wondering if your business can attract private equity financing?

Contact us to see how we can help.

Consulting to rural and Agricultural business in Western Canada. At De Paoli & Associates our mission is to start, grow and support businesses in rural communities, helping them become and remain viable.  In doing so, preserving a rural lifestyle.

To achieve our mission we offer consulting services to medium sized businesses in the agricultural and rural sectors.  We have a team of experienced professionals with diverse yet complementary skills.

We seek out and import global best practices to Alberta businesses and promote Alberta innovations and products to the world.

We understand energy; how to use less of it, how to generate it, and how to manage it. We uncover the opportunities the industry holds for our clients.

We are problem solvers, negotiators, facilitators and knowledge sharers. In a nutshell we are doers who help our clients achieve measurable results and greatly improve revenues and processes.

Getting into Farming

Getting into Farming

How does one get into farming and how do I become a successful?  These and other questions, were answered by Alberta Agriculture at an.. Read More →
Legal Cannabis – Some questions answered, more remain.

Legal Cannabis – Some questions answered, more remain.

Ever since the Federal Government announced that recreational cannabis would be legalised by July 1, 2018 there have been a number of questions.. Read More →
Agricultural Plastic Recycling, more challenging than we thought

Agricultural Plastic Recycling, more challenging than we thought

As we have discussed in the past, the world of agriculture is constantly changing and evolving.  A topic on the agenda at the.. Read More →

WE ARE always learning at De Paoli & Associates, we love to discover new knowledge and share it. How do we find good books? By and large they are recommended to us. Many of the books on this list were gifts or recommendations from friends and colleagues. We have enjoyed them all and want to pass on our list to you. This is our list of highly influential books that have changed the way we approach business and life. We enjoyed reading them and think you will too. If you have books to recommend to us, please email us; we would love to hear from you.