In 1999 Tanis co-founded iQuiri Inc., Canada’s first company to sell credit reports online. Her primary responsibilities were online and affiliate marketing which quickly made iQuiri the largest affiliate marketing partner in the online credit reporting industry in Canada. iQuiri was acquired in 2003 by Experian Interactive.
In 2004, Tanis co-founded NCB Data Services Inc. and was in charge of hiring and training sales and marketing staff in the Vancouver, Toronto and Montreal offices. She was responsible for identifying and acquiring new clients for Northern Credit Bureaus, Canada’s oldest national bureau. Experian Information Services acquired NCB Data Services in 2006.