Brand Nurturing.

We nurture brands by engaging the marketing talents that businesses need to grow.


Grow with a new model.

The word “nava“ has positive meanings in many cultures — new, modern, novel, fresh, innovative, groundbreaking. It even denotes beauty. A nava approach is needed to win in competitive markets, and it’s what we deliver.

Why Nava is new.

You know when you have a website, collateral and some ads, but you don’t have the bandwidth to generate serious new revenue? Nava Develop can help. We offer a new model. We source and curate the exact talent you need exactly when you need it.

The Nava approach.

Startups and even established companies in growth mode need everything from planning to content to sales – and the resources to reach stretch goals. It takes time to retain talent in market research, writing, design, advertising, media, event planning, pitching, sales training, lead generation, mentoring and customer feedback. Whew. We take care of that. We identify and fill gaps to create a stem-to-stern plan. Then we get it done.

Marketing leadership.

For over 25 years we have created, developed and led teams to execute upon all marketing and sales needs, including: branding • proposal writing • event planning • content marketing • public relations • print and digital advertising • social media • layout & design • customer feedback • prospecting • marketing research • CRM • business community engagement


Sandra J. Goodwin

Sandra is the Founder & CEO of Nava Develop Inc. She is a communications specialist with a 25-year track-record leading corporate marketing departments in business development, advertising, communications, public relations, media relations, digital marketing, event planning and customer feedback. Sandra was named Progress Media’s Marketer of the Year at the 2009 ICE Awards and received First Place Advertising Campaign at the international Legal Marketing Association in 2010. Sandra has a Bachelor of Journalism (Hons) from University of King’s College, and worked as a reporter early in her career.


Spotlight: Veterans Legal Assistance Foundation

Nava Develop recently collaborated on the Veterans Legal Assistance Foundation website, designed to play an important part in communicating with veterans, and raising additional funds to ensure more support is possible.





The Pitch Company

Only the creative survive.

Everyone is creative. Too bad not everyone has time to be. That’s why businesses work better when they work with The Pitch Company – for original marketing, advertising and design solutions. Creative for our changing culture and digital landscape.



Barb Powers

Educator and Social Media Specialist

Barb has enjoyed the intersection of her two passions, finance and education, for over 30 years. She entered into the financial services sector as a fund and trustee administrator and built an impressive career in Toronto’s financial district. A lifelong learner, Barb returned to academic life to complete additional certifications as an alumnus within her Business and Education Schools to earn her B.Ed. at Mount Saint Vincent University. She is currently pursuing qualifications in data analytics. Barb has provided social media integration to a number of clients in the corporate, professional and entrepreneurial sectors.



Permjot Valia

Founder and Pitch Coach, MentorCamp

An Economist by background, Permjot is the Founder & CEO of MentorCamp and Lead Mentor of MentorConnect. Permjot serves on Boards of several companies, and lectures globally about Strategy, Business Modelling, Investing and Sales. A member of Symphony Nova Scotia’s Board, he is passionate about contributing to the Atlantic region’s economic development and cultural success. Permjot holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Economics from University of Leeds and an MBA from Open University (UK). He is an MIT-trained mentor program manager.