We address the essence of your needs – engaging your people, facilitating planning, communicating and building capacity.

Our Services

At Essence Communications, we partner with you tap into the ideas, knowledge and capacity of your key people, supporting sound strategic decisions, organizational goals and practical implementation.

Stakeholder engagement Stakeholder engagement
Facilitation services Facilitation services
Communication and change management Communication and change management
Training and development Training and development
What People Say
Essence puts considerable effort into understanding clients and their needs and (they) approach the work as their own. That leads to useful insights and exceptional customer service. Natasha Clarke Executive Director, Digital Services, Office of Service Nova Scotia
I appreciate Katherine's ability to establish early on where we really need to focus and her attention to detail. Sheri Woodland Farmer Manager, Customer Communications, Nova Scotia Power Inc.
Katherine’s facilitation approach provided a space for all participants to express their opinions, allowing us to have challenging conversations. We finished with a better understanding of priorities and clear next steps. Katie Mallam Policy Advisor, Doctors Nova Scotia
Essence does a great job staying on top of what we need and getting things done. The quality of work is excellent and the recommendations are meaningful. Kathleen DeCoste Director of Transformation, Nova Scotia Community Services
With Essence, you are working with people who critically examine your approach and ensure you are doing the right things to meet your business outcomes. They provide deep expertise in facilitation, engagement and communications and become part of the team. Natasha Clarke Executive Director, Digital Services, Service Nova Scotia and Municipal Relations
Katherine is a trusted advisor who gives unbiased and objective advice – a great lens that contributes to my success. She is honest and always on the lookout for ways to help clients and build the capacity of their people.

Kathleen DeCoste Director of Transformation, Nova Scotia Community Services