About Us

We specialize in first-hand data collection and publication of up-to-date business-to-business (B2B) directories, on select industries in Canada and North America. Our industry directories are published in print, e-book, and online database formats.

Our collection of information involves direct contact with the companies and organizations in the preparation of their profiles in each database, as well as supplementary extensive research. This process of profile collection and renewal continues throughout the year and involves thousands of organizations.

Contact Canada has become recognized worldwide as an industry leader in the provision of comprehensive, accurate, and timely information.

Canadian Industries in our directories include:

  • Canadian Food & Grocery
  • Natural Health Products Canada
  • Canadian Seafood
  • BC Food Processors
  • Renewable Energy & CleanTech Canada
  • Canadian Medical Technologies
  • Drug Development & Outsourcing
  • Life Sciences Canada
  • Canadian Cannabis Industry

Fred Haynes Ph.D.

President and founder of Contact International Inc. (DBA Contact Canada)

Extensive experience since 1990 as a consultant and information provider, with an initial focus on the life science industry in Japan, Canada, U.S.A., Europe, Korea, Taiwan, Israel. Lived and worked as a consultant in Canada, Japan and Europe. Founded Contact International Inc., in 1990. Conducted marketing of information products under the Contact Canada® name since 1993, publishing a series of Canadian industry directories. Operates the international consulting activities under Contact International Inc.

As a consultant Dr. Haynes (Contact International Inc.) has provided expert industry reports to companies in Europe, Japan, Korea, Taiwan, Israel, the U.S.A and Canada. Corporate clients range from large multinationals to small start-up operations. Government clients in Canada include an extensive number of departments at the Federal, Provincial and Municipal levels.

Projects have included:

  • technology evaluation and identification,
  • market assessment,
  • research funding,
  • partnering development, and
  • commercialization activities.