Dealmakers of the Year Awards

The 2017 Dealmakers of the Year Awards!

November 9th, 2017

The Sutten Place Hotel, Vancouver

Dealmakers Awards :
Celebrating Our Best And Brightest

The Dealmakers of the Year Awards, which recognizes successful transactions in the M&A middle market, is Vancouver’s premier annual event. We are pleased to present awards to individuals and firms who have demonstrated the entrepreneurial skills and the diligence necessary to build a company’s value and complete a successful transaction.


The 2017 Dealmakers Awards will be held on Thursday, November 9th at The Sutton Place Hotel Vancouver. The Master of Ceremonies for the evening will be Steve Patterson, Host of CBC Radio's The Debaters.

The evening will commence with a Cocktail Reception at 5:30pm, followed by the Dinner Program at 6:30pm, then Dessert & Networking at 8:00pm to complete the evening.


We look forward to seeing you on November 9th, 2017 at The Sutten Place Hotel!


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

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