About CBI

Foundations of Excellence

CBI’s expert team has over 75 years of combined experience and takes much pride in striving to achieve excellence. Catherine Brownlee, as President and CEO, is the connector of all connectors. Her database of over 95,000 global contacts is a solid foundation to connect the best person or organization to the ideal situation.

Shondell Sabad and Catherine Brownlee lead the Recruiting team to access top talent from anywhere in the world.

CBI’s team also consists of Marketing, Communications, Government Relations, and Event Planning experts.

Catherine has been a co-author of three best sellers; “Want to Work in Oil and Gas”, “Cat’s Tips on How to Get the Job of your Dreams”, and “How to Sell in Any Economy”.

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Steve Allan

Chair of Calgary Economic Development

I have known Catherine for several years through Rotary, and have had the opportunity to work with her on a number of projects, notably the Rotary Tom Jackson Stay in School Program. …[ Read More ]