We strive to provide both growers and buyers with an efficient, profitable and transparent commodity-trading platform.

We've seen both sides of the story and we know there's a better way.

Our Team

Lyle Ehrmantraut

CEO, President

Lyle grew up in a farming community in southern Saskatchewan and has worked in the agriculture industry for more than 15 years. In 2013, Lyle recognized the need to improve the way Information Technology was handled in the Agriculture industry and Ag Exchange Group was formed.

David Callele

CTO

David grew up on a Saskatchewan farm near Watson and has worked in the IT industry for over 25 years, specializing in technology commercialization and start-ups. He has a passion for giving back to the community. He is an inventor, a writer and an adjunct professor at the University of Saskatchewan

Mike Witkowicz

VP Strategy and Business Development

Email : Mike Witkowicz

Mobile : 1 (204) 930‐1544

Born and raised in Viscount, Saskatchewan, Mike is an agricultural professional with twenty years experience in grain handling and crop inputs. Mike is active in his community and works hard to share the positive side of agriculture with those outside of the industry.

Tristan Periard

Regional Accounts Manager - Alberta

Email : Tristan Periard

Mobile : 1 (403) 312‐2129

Tristan grew up near Strathmore on a mixed farm. Pursuing a career playing hockey, she received a scholarship to the University of Maine where she gained a BA in Communications and was captain of the women's hockey team. Tristan brings a passion for agriculture and knowledge of the local industry.

Nalaina Aberdeen

Regional Accounts Manager - Alberta

Email : Nalaina Aberdeen

Mobile : 1 (780) 340-0989

Nalaina grew up in a small farming community in Central Alberta. She has over 5 years experience in the agriculture industry specializing in the coordination of on farm logistics and commodity contracting. Nalaina shares the Ag Exchange passion for connecting growers and buyers and the evolution of grain marketing technology.

Brianne Borchowitz

Customer Experience Representative

Email : Brianne Borchowitz

Mobile : 1 (780) 222-4959

Brianne grew up on a family farm in the Camrose area and has always been passionate about farming. She started her agriculture career working with Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba farmers as a grain buyer. Brianne enjoys having an active role in the day to day farming operation while at the same time being a professional in the agriculture industry.

Stuart Driedger

Regional Accounts Manager – Manitoba

Email : Stuart Driedger

Mobile: 1 (204) 312-8020

Stuart was born and raised in Morden, Manitoba, where he currently lives with his wife and two children. He developed his appreciation for agriculture and the challenges local growers face while selling iron for a local dealer. Running his own web design business for 10 years, Stu brings a passion for technology to the team and has a driving force to see businesses thrive, grow and succeed.

Seraina Giovanoli

Regional Accounts Manager – Saskatchewan

Email : Seraina Giovanoli

Mobile : 1 (306) 813-7514

Seraina grew up in a small town in Switzerland and has been passionate about agriculture her whole life. She moved to Saskatchewan in 2009 to study Agribusiness at the University of Saskatchewan. After graduating Seraina received a scholarship to pursue her Masters in Agricultural Economics.

After graduating, Seraina worked in the retail industry where she strengthened her knowledge in agronomy and pursued her Certified Crop Advisor (CCA) designation. Her forte however lies in the grain marketing sector, and she strives to help farmers achieve the best price for their grain. Seraina lives and farms in north east Saskatchewan.

Wade Hainstock

Regional Accounts Manager – Saskatchewan

Email : Wade Hainstock

Mobile : 1 (306) 630-3870

Wade has been involved in the agriculture industry for most of his adult life, including farming in Saskatchewan and marketing produce into California. His business experience includes work throughout North and South America, and Mexico. Wade currently sits on several different boards including the Prairie Oat Growers Association.

Teresa Herd

Marketing and Operations Coordinator

Email : Teresa Herd

Mobile : 1 (306) 371-0554

Teresa has spent her working career in various administrative roles, including offices involved with distance learning, plant breeders’ rights, patent administration, agricultural consultants, and computer systems. From Saskatoon, she is one generation removed from the farm but still linked through her husband’s family in the Milden area.

Acknowledgements

Ag Exchange wishes to thank the following organizations that share our vision

Careers

Never the same day twice

Working at Ag Exchange is not boring. We're growing and we need people who want to grow with us.

We need people who can:

  • Dream and do
  • Start and finish
  • Try and learn
  • Solve and implement
  • Strategize and execute

Current Openings

Description

Ag Exchange Group is looking for skilled developers to join our team in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, helping us to create the next generation of grain marketing and purchasing software. Experience with grain farming, marketing or purchasing is an asset but is not critical. Applicants should derive personal satisfaction from the opportunity to contribute at all stages of our process (from conception to delivery) and be willing to work closely with other team members to ensure our overall success.

Help us to help Canadian farmers feed the world!

While we do prefer a local candidate, or one willing to relocate to Saskatoon, exceptionally qualified candidates may be considered for remote work arrangements.

We develop using a SCRUM-like agile development process, focused more on design review and less on stand-up meetings. We offer competitive salaries, flexible work schedules and a very friendly, experienced team.

This position is located at Innovation Place, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan.

Responsibilities

Working with other team members, you will be responsible for the design,implementation and delivery of client software (single-source webapp supporting both mobile and desktop browsers) using Vue.js and JavaScript technologies. The successful candidates will have an exceptional focus on usability, user experience and high-reliability software development and delivery.

Qualifications and Skills

Demonstrable experience with client frameworks such as Vue, React and Angular. Practical experience with Vue.js V2 is highly valued. JavaScript / ES6, HTML5, CSS3, SCSS.

Familiarity with Mercurial, unit testing and test automation tools

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Description

Ag Exchange Group is looking for skilled server software developers to join our team in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, helping us to create the next generation of grain marketing and purchasing software. Experience with grain farming, marketing or purchasing is an asset but is not critical. Applicants should derive personal satisfaction from the opportunity to contribute at all stages of our process (from conception to delivery) and be willing to work closely with other team members to ensure our overall success.

Help us to help Canadian farmers feed the world!

While we do prefer a local candidate, or one willing to relocate to Saskatoon, exceptionally qualified candidates may be considered for remote work arrangements.

We develop using a SCRUM-like agile development process, focused more on design review and less on stand-up meetings. We offer competitive salaries, flexible work schedules and a very friendly, experienced team.

This position is located at Innovation Place, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan.

Responsibilities

Working with other team members, you will be responsible for the design, implementation and delivery of server software using SQL and PHP technologies.

Qualifications and Skills

The successful candidates will have an exceptional focus on the development and delivery of efficient and highly reliable software.

Demonstrable experience with PHP and SQL technologies is required. Practical experience with one or more of mySQL, automated build environments and automated test frameworks is highly valued.

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Description

Ag Exchange Group is looking for a skilled individual to join our team in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan,helping us to create the next generation of grain marketing and purchasing services through ourSoftware As A Service (SAAS) platform. Applicants should derive personal satisfaction from the opportunity to contribute to the delivery of a high-quality customer experience to our clients and be willing to work closely with other team members to ensure our overall success. Experience with grain farming, marketing or purchasing is an asset but is not critical.

Help us to help Canadian farmers feed the world!

While we do strongly prefer a local candidate, or one willing to relocate to Saskatoon, exceptionally qualified candidates may be considered for remote work arrangements. In such a scenario, relocation to Saskatoon for a one (1) month to three (3) month training and transition period will be required. We offer competitive salaries, flexible work schedules and a very friendly, experienced team.

This position is located at Innovation Place, Saskatoon, Saskatchewan.

Responsibilities

Working with other team members, you will be responsible for the ongoing operations of our world-class SAAS platform. You will be responsible for final quality control(including testing) and deployment approval for release candidates as delivered by the development team. Once approved, you will control all aspects of deployment to the live service including user notification of upcoming service outages,actual deployment of the updated software to the live service, restoring access to the service and notifying customers of same.

You will also be responsible for providing technical support to our sales team (including management and maintenance of the public facing website) and, on occasion, technical support to the end users should your skill set be required.

Qualifications and Skills

The successful candidate will have an exceptional dedication to the delivery of a customer focused,highly reliable software service.

Demonstrable experience with server administration (mySQL on CentOS),automated build environments, automated test frameworks, PHP, SQL, HTML5, CSS3 andJavaScript technologies is required.

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Even when we don't currently have any openings, we’re always looking for great people.

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