SPONSORSHIP

 Thank you to our sponsors for their support and contribution.

For a full PDF of our sponsorship package and details please email sponsorship@bcitma.ca

BCIT School of Business

Over the past 40 years, BCIT’s School of Business has established itself as one of Canada’s largest business schools, now offering 40 career-oriented credentials ranging from Associate Certificates to Bachelor’s Degrees at three different campuses.

Whether you’re considering a career in business, contemplating a career change, or simply wanting to keep your skills current, we have programs and courses delivered through various learning options to help meet your educational goals.

Rouge Media 

The BCITMA is proud to present ROUGE MEDIA as our presenting sponsor for Marketing Week 2018!

Connecting brands across Canada with millions of consumers, Rouge Media is a boutique media group with a presence all over North America, including an office right here in Vancouver. Specializing in out-of-home advertising, Rouge specializes in targeting consumers for your brand. Interested in marketing within universities, restaurants, and shopping malls when you step into industry? This is one agency that you need to check out.

This is the second year in a row that Rouge Media has sponsored our Marketing Week. With hundreds of major clients and success stories, Rogue Media helps create high impact with your products and services. We are so excited to have them as a sponsor; make sure you check them out for outdoor advertising inspiration. (And keep your eyes peeled: they’ve been known to advertise on the BCIT campus!)

Check Rouge Media out at rougemedia.com.

Western Media Group

Western Media Group is a long-time annual sponsor of the BCIT Marketing Association. Their small size puts them at a mega advantage; they can get up-close and personal with your business, making sure you have an integrated media plan that works best for your marketing needs. Western Media Group pride themselves as having experts within every single kind of media.

When you need a collaborative approach for your media plan, whether you need television, radio, out-of-home, or digital media exposure, Western Media Group can help.  An independent media marketing and representation firm, Western Media Group will help you get the exposure you need.

Western Media Group acts as the connection between media partners and buyers. Big enough to ensure successful international campaigns on multiple platforms, agile enough to apply unique market insights. Western Media Group is all about creating collaborative approaches to media challenges tailored to your specific needs. We are so honored to work alongside this Vancouver-based business for another year in a row.

Make sure you talk to them about your media needs; if you have any other questions, check them out at westernmediagroup.ca

Ledcor

The BCITMA is delighted to have Ledcor back for another year of annual sponsorship. Ledcor is an industry leader in building projects all across North America, with a headquarters in downtown Vancouver. You have probably connected with Ledcor at some point; Ledcor employees work closely with the Telus brand.

Ledcor is also an incredible employer for many BCIT grads, especially within the Sales and Entrepreneurship options. They offer post-graduate jobs with the opportunity to practice door-to-door selling of Telus home services, business services, or to promote Telus services at events. This is a company that people tend to stay with; many of their entry level sales people move up to management levels within the company.

If you’re interested in a career in professional sales, make sure that you check out the Ledcor Sales Workshop coming up later this semester, and keep your eyes on our newsletter and social media pages for job postings. Learn more at www.ledcor.com.

a full PDF of our sponsorship package and details please email sponsorship@bcitma.ca

  • Over the past 40 years, BCIT’s School of Business has established itself as one of Canada’s largest business schools, now offering 40 career-oriented credentials ranging from Associate Certificates to Bachelor’s Degrees at three different campuses.

    Whether you’re considering a career in business, contemplating a career change, or simply wanting to keep your skills current, we have programs and courses delivered through various learning options to help meet your educational goals.

    Western Media Group is a media marketing company. Based in Vancouver, Western Media Group represents their media partners to advertisers and works with both parties to create innovative media solutions.

    For its media partners, WMG acts as an agency that connects media companies with advertisers and other media buyers. This includes collectively promoting their media partners through e-mails, social media, presentations, and so on.

    For advertisers, WMG makes use of its in-depth knowledge of media partners to help advertisers reach their objectives. Sales representatives work directly with advertisers to recommend media solutions that leverage WMG’s close relationship with  media partners.

    Over the last 7 years, Sales Talent Agency has established a reputation as the hardest working, most knowledgeable and well-networked sales recruitment company in Canada. They interviewed more than 10,000 professional sales people in 2013, and have successfully helped more than 350 companies hire top-performing sales people at all career levels. Their impressive client roster spans all industries and provinces, and includes: IBM, Salesforce.com, Honeywell, Castrol, Red Bull, Wesco, Schneider National, Ceridian, Rogers, Torstar, Monster.ca, 1-800-GOT-JUNK and Acklands-Grainger.

    Ledcor, an employee owned 67 year old proudly Canadian business, serves North American clients in oil & gas, infrastructure, transportation, mining, power and communications sectors.
    The business is built on a commitment to create lifetime customer loyalty through over performance and caring about customers’ priorities. Ledcor was recognized as one of Canada’s 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures of 2014, One of Canada’s Top 100 Employers in 2013 | 2012 | 2011, Financial Post’s Ten Best Companies to Work For 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 and BC’s Top 55 Employers 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011. Our strongest advocates remain our employees and our customers.
    Ledcor is executing projects to build next generation communication networks across North America. These networks create equity in communities that previously were underserved by the digital age. They create opportunities for citizen participation in enhanced learning, healthcare and stimulate community economic development.
    15 months ago, Ledcor created a sales team for one of our largest customers. We started with 3 people working in one market and now are nearly 80 people in 36 markets across Western Canada.

    Centra is a construction company that manufactures and installs windows, doors and sidings for homes all over British Columbia. The company also offers restoration services for both single and multi-dwelling homes.

    Centra differentiates itself on its approach to both quality and customer service: all products are custom built to fit each customer’s unique home and are manufactured entirely in-house, ensuring the highest standards of quality.

    Qlik® (NASDAQ: QLIK) is a leader in visual analytics, providing a fully integrated, simple, and intuitive visual analytics platform that delivers insight at the point of decision. Qlik delivers a complete analytics solution that includes self-service and governed data visualization, centralized guided analytics, collaborative analytics and reporting, and embedded analytics. Approximately 37,000 customers worldwide rely on Qlik solutions to gain meaning out of information from varied sources, exploring the hidden connections within their data that lead to insights that ignite good ideas. Headquartered in Radnor, Pennsylvania, Qlik has offices around the world with more than 1,700 partners covering more than 100 countries.

    The Qlik portfolio is comprised of three core solutions — all powered by its patented engine technology. Qlik Sense® is a next-generation visual analytics platform, QlikView® is a proven guided analytics and dashboarding solution, and Qlik® Cloud is a growing portfolio of SaaS apps.

    MediaValet

    MediaValet is a digital asset management (DAM) company based in Vancouver. The company was revolutionary for inventing a brand-new platform that stored digital assets – photos, videos, documents, and so on – entirely on Microsoft’s Azure Cloud platform.

    The system was such a breakthrough that it attracted the attention of Microsoft itself, which wrote a piece about what MediaValet was able to do using its cloud platform. From there, the business dramatically expanded.

    MediaValet was founded in 2010 and has achieved phenomenal success within 5 years. It is now trading on the TSX (using the aptly-named ticker “MVP”) and continues to extend its services to customers worldwide.

    TEKsystems® is the nation’s leading technology staffing and services company. Combining a proven track record of superior performance, a quality-focused approach to service delivery and the highest-caliber technical professionals in the market, TEKsystems helps our clients successfully plan, build, and run their critical technology initiatives. With more than 25 years of experience, we annually deploy 70,000 technical professionals from 90 locations throughout North America, Europe, and Asia.


    Vivint Inc.
    is one of the largest home automation companies in North America. Operating from offices throughout the United States and Canada, the company services more than 675,000 customers. We want to help our customers build an easy-to-use and affordable home automation system. Our goal is to create a seamless experience where each of our products works with the technology you already have to enhance security, increase energy efficiency, and simplify your life.

     

    We are excited to have ADESA Richmond as our Platinum Sponsor of the BCITMA Annual Regional Conference. They are also the sponsor of the first case competition associated with this event. ADESA is a vehicle auction chain operating at 65 locations across North America. For over 20 years, they’ve offered used and salvage vehicle auctions in-lane and online to dealers, manufacturers, finance, fleet, lease, rental companies, and the public. With a workforce of 11,000 strong, ADESA provides a full range of vehicle remarketing services that extend far beyond auctions, including everything from transportation and titling, to inspections, reconditioning, financing, and more.

    ADESA Richmond Public Auction is the Public Branch of ADESA in British Columbia. With auctions on every Wednesday 7PM and Saturday 10AM, ADESA Richmond Consigns over 20,000 used vehicles annually.

     
     

    VanMGM_Logo_Small1Vancity is a values-based financial co-operative serving the needs of its more than 492,000 member-owners and their communities through 57 branches in Metro Vancouver, the Fraser Valley, Victoria and Squamish. As Canada’s largest community credit union, Vancity uses its $17.1 billion in assets to help improve the financial wellbeing of its members while at the same time helping to develop healthy, sustainable communities. Member deposits enable the credit union to loan to other members, businesses and organizations that are creating positive economic, social and environmental impact in their communities. Vancity is a Living Wage employer and a member of the Global Alliance for Banking on Values, a network of the world’s leading sustainable banks sharing a commitment to achieving triple-bottom-line impact through responsible banking practices.

     
     

    The BC Chapter of the American Marketing Association has been this province’s leading marketing source since 1955. As one of the most highly regarded chapters in North America, BCAMA was awarded with the prestigious international “Chapter of the Year” Award in each of the three years spanning 1994-1997, as well as numerous other awards over the last 20 years.

    The BCAMA is made up of over 500 members, and has a contact database of over 3,000 BC marketing, advertising, and communications professionals. A non-profit association, BCAMA is made possible by a dedicated team of volunteers including Board Members, Committee Members, and Sponsors.

     
      

    HootSuithootsuite-logoe is a social media management system for businesses and organizations to collaboratively execute campaigns across multiple social networks from one secure, web-based dashboard. Launch marketing campaigns, identify and grow audiences, and distribute targeted messages using HootSuite’s unique social media dashboard. Streamline team workflow with scheduling and assignment tools and reach audiences with geo-targeting functionality. Invite multiple collaborators to manage social profiles securely, plus provide custom reports using the comprehensive social analytics tools for measurement.

    Key social network integrations include Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, and new Google+ Pages, plus a suite of social content apps for YouTube, Flickr, Tumblr and more.


     
    For a full PDF of our sponsorship package and details please email sponsorship@bcitma.ca

THANK YOU TO OUR SPONSORS

For a full PDF of our sponsorship package and details please email sponsorship@bcitma.ca