Steve Peddie has focused exclusively on Agricultural Recruitment for over 20 years. While building a career as an Agricultural Talent Scout he has become incredibly well connected in every sector of the Agriculture Industry. He has an established contact referral network with Ag Professionals, Ag Managers and Ag Executives in hundreds of Agriculture companies across Canada.
Steve holds a Bachelors Degree in Human Resources, a Bachelors Degree in Psychology and a Diploma in Business Administration.
Agriculture is his life. Steve grew up on a farm, (and still owns his grandfather's homestead back home in Saskatchewan). His first job was buying grain and selling crop supplies for the United Grain Growers. He's been working in the Agriculture sector for over 30 years.
Steve has taught workshops on "How to Assess Candidates" and he has been a Guest Speaker at Ag industry conferences on the topic of "Employee Recruitment & Retention in the Agriculture Industry".
Barb Gabruch has worked in the agriculture industry for over 30 years, well over a decade of which she spent recruiting.
Having worked as a recruiter for most major grain, retail and animal health companies, Barb has many connections in addition to her vast experience. She has worked in many facets of the industry, from primary production and basic plot research to advanced economic research and policy analysis. This extensive range of experiences over the course of her professional career has allowed Barb to foster a broad base of contacts across the industry.
In addition to her work experience, Barb holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Agriculture, and passion for the industry. She and her husband have a 450 head ranch in South West Saskatchewan. Her many years’ experience in both livestock and grain, coupled with her education and keen personal interest in the industry has provided Barb with an extensive network of agricultural talent to draw on.
If you have questions about our Executive Search services, or the current jobs we are recruiting for, please don't hesitate to call.
Steve Peddie: 403 270 9755
Barb Gabruch: 306 299 5733