2018 Dealmakers of the Year Awards Gala Celebration

Thursday, November 8th, 2018

The Sutton Place Hotel, Vancouver

2018 Dealmakers of the Year Awards Gala Celebration
*Save the Date* ~ Thursday, November 8th, 2018

ACG British Columbia Dealmakers of the Year Awards will be hosted this year at the Sutton Place Hotel on Thursday, November 8th, 2018 in Vancouver. It is British Columbia's opportunity to celebrate the achievements of local M&A professionals and acknowledge industry excellence. 



Join Master of Ceremonies, Steve Patterson (Host of CBC Radio's The Debaters), and business leaders in your community for a fun evening in celebration of local M&A achievements and industry excellence.


Dealmakers of the Year Awards & Celebration
November 8th, 2018 
Sutton Place Hotel
845 Burrard Street, Vancouver

Master of Ceremonies: Steve Patterson, Host of CBC Radio's The Debaters

Cocktail Reception: 5:30pm
Dinner Program: 6:30pm
Dessert & Networking: 8:00pm

Member Price: $180 + GST
Non-Member Price: $200 + GST
Member Table of Eight: $1500 + GST
Non-Member Table of Eight: $1800 + GST

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ACG British Columbia is pleased to congratulate the 2017 Dealmakers of the Year Award Recipients:

2017 Deal of the Year Award

Daiya Foods Inc.

Terry Tierney, CEO, Daiya Foods Inc.

Ally Bharmal, Partner, Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP

Rick Kohn, Partner, Deloitte LLP

Janica Lane, Managing Director, Consumer Investment Banking, Piper Jaffray

The Deal of the Year Award celebrates a leading British Columbia sell-side transaction. This award recognizes the executive team and CEO, as well as British Columbia-based professional firms and other individuals whose excellence in executing on that transaction led to an exceptional outcome.


2017 Dealmaker of the Year Award 


Elana Rosenfeld, Co-founder and CEO

Kicking Horse Coffee Co. Ltd

The Dealmaker of the Year Award recognizes the contribution of an outstanding Dealmaker who has driven the corporate growth strategy through a series of transactions.

ACG British Columbia congratulates all companies and individuals nominated.  We received a number of exceptional nominations and look forward to acknowledging all nominees during the Cocktail Reception preceding the Dealmakers of the Year Awards Gala Celebration.


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Official Sponsors :
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Reception Sponsor :
Thank You To Our 2017 Reception Sponsor

Congratulations to our 2016 Dealmakers of the Year!

Scott McIntosh, President

Coastal Pacific Xpress (CPX)

Advisor: Deloitte Corporate Finance

Tim Berman, President

Fluxwerx Illumination

Advisor: Mogan Daniels Slager LLP

Congratulations to our 2015 Dealmakers of the Year!

Stuart Suls, President & CEO, Mr. Lube Canada LP

Advisor: PWC Corporate Finance

Kevin McElroy, President, Nuheat Industries & Neil Johansen, Managing Partner, Fulcrum Capital Partners

Advisor: Lazard Middle Market

ACG Leadership Award Recipient

Hugh Notman, Managing Partner
CCC Investment Banking

Congratulations to our 2014 Dealmakers of the Year!

Richard Harris of Golden Boy Foods Ltd. and Rob Wildeman of Tricor Pacific Capital

Advisor: Lazard Middle Market

Jeff Hart Can-Sure Underwriting Ltd.

Advisor: Capital West Partners

ACG Builders Award Recipient

Doug Cruikshank of The Cruikshank Advisory Group Ltd.

ACG British Columbia

Congratulations To All Of Our Past Dealmakers of the Year!


Dealmakers Award

Robert Miller, President & CEO, PRT Growing Services Ltd.

John Anderson, President, Chairman & CEO, The Oppenheimer Group

Lifetime Achievement Award

Rod Senft, Tricor Pacific Capital


Dealmakers Award

Elana Rosenfeld, Kicking Horse Coffee

Ed Yurowski and Jim Dales, Procon Mining and Tunnelling Group

Martin Bates and David Chapman, Crossroads C&I Distributors


Dealmakers Award

Leroy Reitsma and Doug Beckman, Pinnacle Renewable Energy Group

Rick McClymont and David Taft, Britco Group

Shannon Susko, Subserveo Inc.


Dealmakers Award

Brad Miller, IMW Industries

Joseph Calvano, Dollar Giant

Jack Lee, 4Refuel