Meet the sponsors
Royal Bank of Canada is a global financial institution with a purpose-driven, principles-led approach to delivering leading performance. Our success comes from the 85,000+ employees who bring our vision, values and strategy to life so we can help our clients thrive and communities prosper. As Canada’s biggest bank, and one of the largest in the world based on market capitalization, we have a diversified business model with a focus on innovation and providing exceptional experiences to our 17 million clients in Canada, the U.S. and 34 other countries. Learn more at rbc.com. We are proud to support a broad range of community initiatives through donations, community investments and employee volunteer activities. See how at rbc.com/community-social-impact.
Export Development Canada (EDC) is committed to helping Canadian companies of all sizes scale their business, gain market share, and access capital through our working capital, financing, investing, insurance, and knowledge solutions. For more information on how EDC is helping companies in the technology sector succeed, finance growth, and expand, even during these exceptional times, click here.
Miller Thomson is one of Canada's leading national business law firms, offering a complete range of legal services. With close to 550 lawyers across 12 offices, we have the largest geographic reach than any other Canadian law firm and are uniquely positioned to provide 'on the ground' insight and knowledge of the country's key economic hubs, under both the common law and civil law systems.
Miller Thomson is committed to supporting the technology community in Canada. Our Startup, Emerging Companies and Venture Capital Group is focused on supporting late stage startup companies, emerging scale-up companies and the strategic investors and venture capital funds who finance them. We have earned the role of “trusted advisor” to many venture capital funds, strategic investors as well as successful technology based companies who have gone through the life cycle of rapid growth followed by a successful exit. Learn more at: www.millerthomson.com
Owned by TMX Group, Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) and TSX Venture Exchange (TSXV) provide companies with access to equity capital and the benefits of being listed on a leading global exchange with integrity, liquidity and opportunity. Companies listed on TSX and TSXV have access to North American capital markets, one of the world’s largest capital pools. With a wide investor base providing liquidity, our Exchanges serve as access points to the Canadian and U.S. markets for companies seeking growth and expansion capital.
For nearly 40 years, Lafond has supported business leaders in their financial independence and employee benefits needs.
Our unique approach allows us to support executives, but also all their employees, by improving total compensation within the company. This is made possible by traditional employee benefits, by individual financial support for all, and by the installation of an innovative collective mortgage system.
Clarity Recruitment is a Canadian Finance and Accounting recruitment agency with offices in Toronto and Vancouver. We place hundreds of designated, senior-level professionals each year in fast growth companies from Senior Financial Analyst to CFO, through our Permanent, Project & Interim and Executive Search divisions. Leveraging behavioural science in hiring, data-driven recruitment technology and a commitment to exceptional service & delivery, Clarity is helping individuals thrive in their careers and companies build the Finance functions they need to scale. Learn more about our mission at https://findingclarity.ca/about-clarity-recruitment/.
Hockeystick is Canada's largest database of high-growth technology startups and venture capital. We offer high-quality, comprehensive and hard-to-find data on private firms, their growth metrics and sources of funding. Hockeystick is the exclusive database of the Canadian Venture Capital Association and is relied upon by investors, vendors and governments to research, track and connect with Canada's top startups.