Praxis is a Saskatchewan-based research and firm bringing together some of Saskatchewan’s top management consulting practitioners. Incorporated in 1999, we have built a reputation for integrity, honest advice, and a concern for the success of our clients. With staff in Saskatoon and Regina, Praxis draws on the knowledge, skills, and judgment of an unmatched set of seasoned specialists with backgrounds in business, government, and institutional sectors.
We Know Saskatchewan
Our people are from Saskatchewan. We know its history, culture, people, institutions, and have practical experience working with clients in every economic and social sector. We are ideally positioned to assist organizations with understanding unique Saskatchewan perspectives at the grassroots level.
You work with our top people
Praxis has no sales staff or account representatives; we are not a commodity supplier. Our key people work face-to-face with you on the front lines of your project. Our Principals are Certified Management Consultants and as such are bound by the Code of Ethics of the Canadian Association of Management Consultants.
Personal service, trust, and competence
You get our best. We support clients through some of their toughest decisions, working closely as partners and advisors to deliver results. Praxis offers specialized knowledge and experience on a project basis, extending into on-going relationships. We take pride in our reputation for apolitical, independent and objective third party research and advice.
Valerie Sluth, MBA, FCMC, ICD.d Managing Principal
Valerie Sluth, MBA, FCMC, ICD.D, is the founder and CEO of Saskatchewan-based Praxis. With over 25 years of experience, Val focuses on business strategy, community engagement, and corporate governance in private and public sector organizations at the provincial, federal, and international levels.
Scott Langen is a Principal and Senior Business Consultant for Praxis Research & Strategy. Scott joined the Praxis team in the summer of 2015, bringing with him 20+ years of executive-level experience in strategic and project management knowledge.
Jennifer is a strategic research consultant with Praxis, offering over 20 years of experience. Jennifer takes a strategic approach to research design and builds customized research plans specific to an organizations’ needs that yield actionable results and provide strategic direction.
David brings almost 20 years of consulting experience to this engagement. He offers diverse experience and skills in strategic and business planning, business case development, organizational effectiveness, business process improvement, project financing and supply chain management.
Dani is a recent graduate of the Bachelor of Business Administration program at the University of Regina. During her time at the U of R, Dani had the opportunity to amass excellent academic and volunteer experience.
Stephen Johnson holds a Bachelor of Commerce and a Masters of Economics from the University of Saskatchewan and has had over 20 years of experience with development and use of economic impact models for the Federal and Provincial Governments and for private sector clients.