About

We help make health content come alive through motion, pictures and words. 

Healthful Communications is a communications company that helps business-to-business (B2B) and business-to-consumer (B2C) media companies and brands effectively share their insights on food, nutrition, health and wellness.

Fascinated by food and health news and innovation, we love to uncover fresh layers of understanding and share them through crisp content, eye-catching graphics and insightful videos. We offer complete, full-service communications and marketing solutions that drive business.

Our services deliver a measurable impact on business growth and include professional writing, editing, marketing, graphic design, photography and video production. We work with companies strategically and help them grow by building brand awareness, community, audience engagement, reach and readership.

We have been working with a variety of American and Canadian media companies and brands since 2011. From concept to finished product and throughout the creative process, we draw inspiration from each project and from every client we have the privilege to work with. The work of our team has been featured with pride by The Globe and Mail, The Wall Street Journal, Microsoft and Yahoo, among others.

We make health content burst with flavor, one byte at a time with services that are:

Insightful. Resourceful. Helpful. Healthful.

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Meet Our Healthful Team:

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Lisa Cantkier, Communications Coordinator
Lisa is a communications coordinator and educator focused on nutrition and health. She has been writing about these topics for a variety of  publications and brands since 2011. Her work to raise awareness of celiac disease and special diets has been recognized by the municipal government, Microsoft and several media outlets. Lisa is also the coauthor of The Paleo Diabetes Diet Solution. A Taste Canada Awards finalist, this cookbook includes 125 delicious recipes that are celiac-friendly, diabetes-friendly and free of gluten, grains, dairy and added sugar.

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Naomi Hiltz, Photography & Video Production Manager
With a fine arts degree in in film/video and photography, Naomi is a professionally trained filmmaker and photographer with over 15 years of experience traveling the world to film notable documentaries of different genres. She directed the acclaimed A&E documentary, “The Luka Magnotta Story,”​ which has been televised and released in over 50 countries worldwide. Naomi’s film, “Jack’s House” won 2 NYC International Independent Film & Video Festival awards. In addition to her work in film, she specializes in food photography and photographs for numerous lifestyle magazines, restaurants and brands. Naomi also photographs for celebrity chefs, including those of The Food Network.

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Nathan Cantkier, Creative Director & Graphic Design Manager 

Nathan is a skilled, results-driven and professionally trained graphic designer and creative director who specializes in design and copywriting for digital and print advertising. He has over 15 years of proven ability in managing the strategic execution of corporate marketing products and campaigns for small and medium-sized businesses. Nathan provides fresh, creative services that deliver a measurable impact on corporate revenue growth.

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David Reti, Technical Writing / Grants & Incentives Manager
With a degree in English and a certificate in copywriting, David is a natural wizard with words. He has been helping businesses in the health and food industries access a variety of government incentives and tax credits for over a decade (including SR&ED). Handling both the technical and financial reports required, he has amassed a wealth of knowledge that he uses to translate a company’s work into a successful claim. Click here for more information. Contact us to find out how David can help bring more money into your business.

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Sabra Way, Web & Mobile Development Manager
A trained herbalist with a passion for combining wellness and technology, Sabra is a skilled, experienced and creative web developer specializing in responsive WordPress websites (we recommend them because they are cost effective and easy to manage). With an intuitive ability to see each client’s vision, she helps entrepreneurs with all of their digital marketing needs. Sabra offers comprehensive website development and search engine optimization (SEO). She built our HealthfulCommunications.com WordPress website from scratch and we couldn’t be happier with it!

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