Partners & Team


G&F Financial Group is a community credit union proudly providing personal, business and wealth management banking solutions for over 75 years. Our passion is to educate and empower our members to achieve their financial goals.


Aeromexico is the vanguard of Latin American aviation with over 80 years of innovation and exceptional service. Our passengers are our passion and cutting-edge technology is our calling. Aeromexico is TEDxStanleyPark’s Exclusive Americas Airline Partner.

China Airlines is the national carrier and largest airline in Taiwan. We serve 143 destinations in 29 countries. We won the Global Traveler award for being the Best Premium Economy Class in 2016. China Airlines is TEDxStanleyPark’s exclusive Asian Airline Partner.

Our team of professional chefs, servers and event designers will offer you exquisite cuisine, a wealth of experience and outstanding service. Emelle’s Catering will make your special event a successful reality. Emelle’s Catering is TEDxStanleyPark’s exclusive Catering Partner.

GEM is a full-service, international, award-winning communications and marketing agency. With passion and clarity, we produce and polish multi-faceted branding campaigns that spark love affairs between brands and their customers. GEM is TEDxStanleyPark’s exclusive Public Relations Partner.

imageCube has been providing fun and interactive photobooth experiences for weddings, parties and corporate events all over Vancouver since 2011. Follow our Instagram @imageCubePhotobooth to see what we are up to! imageCube is TEDxStanleyPark’s exclusive Photo Booth Partner. 

Lavish Liquid is Vancouver’s premier event bartending service. From intimate parties to large-scale events, our team of experienced, professional bartenders will make your next event one to remember. Lavish Liquid is TEDxStanleyPark’s exclusive Event Bar Service Partner.


Since 2001 Pacific Integration Multimedia Inc. has been designing, installing and perfecting the most comprehensive audio visual and presentation tools for custom environments. Pacific Integration is TEDxStanleyPark’s exclusive Audio-Visual Consulting Partner.

Owned by award-winning photographer, Len Grinke, Vancouver Business Portraits  is a North Vancouver based studio providing professional images for all business purposes – web sites, annual reports, marketing. Vancouver Business Portraits is TEDxStanleyPark’s exclusive Photography Partner.

VanPrint has the latest equipment and skilled staff to beat any local competitor on pricing, quality and turnaround time! Vanprint is TEDxStanleyPark’s exclusive Printing Partner.

VCC has a two year diploma in Hospitality Management that is designed to provide the hospitality industry with future management personnel. It combines theory and hands-on practical experience. Vancouver Community College is TEDxStanleyPark’s exclusive Private College Partner.


A&B Partytime Rentals is a full service party and corporate event rental company. Our staff helps clients with event planning and execution, including delivery, layout, set-up and off-site kitchen design.

EasyPark – Making parking easy. With over 125 facilities in the Lower Mainland, EasyPark is where you want to go. Use the EasyPark App for reduced rates! Get the App at

Elegance MD MediSpa provides non-surgical treatment options for a better YOU! We promote vitality, health and success both outside and in.  Put your best YOU forward!

Fired Up Events helps you create a spectacular interactive event for any occasion, at every budget level and delivers an unforgettable end user experience.

At Float House you’ll enjoy the ultimate rest and relaxation in our Sensory Deprivation Tank. This simple yet powerful tool will boost your physical health and wellness and mental clarity.

The Greater Vancouver Board of Trade is Western Canada’s most active and influential business association. It accelerates business success by advocating and influencing public policy, developing business leaders, connecting businesses and presenting thought leaders.

Greenscape Design & Décor specialises in the design, production, and management of unique themed environments and creative events. lets you discover and book adventures led by local outdoor enthusiasts and certified guides. You get a safe, healthy and fun adventure while experiencing the outdoors from a local’s perspective.

Happy Water: Canada’s naturally alkaline lithia water. Happy Water’s award-winning, naturally sourced lithia water is a local, natural (not manufactured), sustainable brand. Live Happy!

Hester Creek comprises 100 acres of mature vines just south of Oliver on the Golden Mile Bench. Hot days and cool nights produce grapes with complex fruit flavours. Our hand picking and sorting, cellarwork and blending combine to produce top-quality wines.

LeapZone Strategies is dedicated to help people build extraordinary businesses and brands. We work with passionate entrepreneurs who thrive on delivering their “genius” in a simple, impactful and differentiating way.

The Liberty Distillery located on Granville Island produces hand-crafted spirits with character and distinction. Visit the tasting room to experience Classic Old Fashioned and Signature Cocktails, or purchase from their on-site store.

Vancouver Bagpiper, Mike Chisholm adds impact to parties, announcements, whisky tastings, Robert Burns suppers, private memorials and Celebrations of Life.

We are local with a twist! Mogiana Coffee supplies Food Service and Retail customers with specialty coffee beans grown at our own family farm in Brazil. An award-winning, handcrafted single origin coffee.

The Museum of Vancouver at Vanier Park is dedicated to encouraging a deeper understanding of the city through stories, objects and shared experiences.

OpenReal is the first Canadian online platform that offers the most transparent, hassle free and complete home buying and selling experience for consumers and agents. Every home sold, instantly!

At PushLaunch we provide businesses with scalable lead generation solutions to accelerate sales. We exist to grow brands, improve their return on investment and achieve the results they deserve.

Red Truck Brewery has been delivering quality, award winning beers since 2005. When you visit your next Pub or Restaurant be sure to ask for a “Delicious Red Truck Beer”. You’ll get a smile every time.

Sam Elahee is passionate about saving tax and specializes in solving complex tax problems with CRA and IRS. His company represents cross border clients to USA who must report USA income.

Shutterstock is a global technology company that has created the largest and most vibrant two-sided marketplace for creative professionals to license images, videos and music.

Sigma-1 is a Vancouver-based design studio focusing on the next-wave of highimpact performance, event and installation art. 

SocialShopper gives you the perfect opportunity to experience cool, fun, and exciting things in your city every day at 50% – 90% off.

SOMA  has a distinguished career in creating award-winning programs that sizzle. They have made 22 television documentary series and over a hundred programs for a wide variety of clients.

The Bicycle Valet provides professional, secure, coat-check style bicycle parking in and around Metro Vancouver. The Bicycle Valet is a social enterprise of Better Environmentally Sound Transportation (BEST).

The Good Stuff Co. delivers “ready-to-blend” smoothies – delicious whole food ingredients, frozen in blender-ready packages. Healthy eating never tasted so good.

Wize Monkey is the world’s leading creator and innovator of Coffee Leaf Tea. This tea is tasty, healthy and sustainable and creates year-round income for coffee communities.

Yuk Yuks Comedy Club  is Vancouver’s premier location for stand-up comedy with shows every Tuesday thru Saturday. Join us for a date night, team outing, or just for Yuks!


604 Now excites and inspires its readers to explore the best of metro Vancouver. Our entertaining content is focused on the hottest trends and happenings, events, food, pop culture and nightlife.

Ask Daniel Fung shares his life experiences on anything he’s passionate about. It can be travel, food, books, technology, people, concerts, conferences or coachable moments.

Smart, savvy and always on the money, BCBusiness is Canada’s best-read and most successful regional business magazine and has been inspiring business leaders for more than 40 years.

Connect Now is where business owners and professionals connect, converse and collaborate through live and online networking meetups and professional development events.

Gratitude in Heels is where Tazeem Jamal blogs about her passions – Shoes, Beauty & all things fun & sparkly. Tazeem also likes to write about alternative health, life experiences and daily GRATITUDE. brings you the best of the Vancouver lifestyle in arts, culture, dance, music, theatre, dining, wine, spirits, and events – everything you want to know about what’s happening in our vibrant city.

Never Radio is a promotion group that brings awareness to incredible music, events and artists around the world. They also have a soft spot for Vancouver, which they call home.

Robyn Roste is an expert at taking unorganized ideas and shaping them into powerful communication tools. Her site is a record of her professional writing journey.

Spice Radio is Vancouver’s premiere South Asian radio station playing all of the latest hits. Whether it’s from Bollywood or Bhangra, we’ve got you covered.

U&I TALK SHOW with Louise UWACU is an inspirational talk show featuring conversations with authors, actors, entrepreneurs and other talented people who have value to share with the world.

Vancouver Real is a progressive new media podcast that features inspiring guests who challenge individual paradigms and the zeitgeist of our times.


Boston Pizza Stadium District is a family friendly sports bar with 14 beers on tap and a 300″ big screen. We are the go-to destination for any game/event in downtown Vancouver.

Original Joe’s (OJ’s) is a full-service casual restaurant and bar with a vision of being comfortable, accessible and affordable. We have established a presence as a down-to-earth neighbourhood meeting place.

Shark Club’s close proximity to Granville Street, fused with pregame energy from Rogers Arena and BC Place, puts this legendary downtown sports bar in a league of its own.


The Dockside Restaurant offers superbly prepared classic dishes in a beautiful West Coast setting. The open dining room is relaxed yet refined, wrapped in spectacular floor to ceiling windows, while the lounge offers warm intimate surroundings for evening cocktails.

Fairmont is a leader in the global hospitality industry, with a distinctive collection and a worldwide reputation for excellence. All our hotels offer a superior guest experience that is uniquely ”Fairmont”.

Foot Solutions is more than just a shoe store: our highly-trained professionals use advanced assessment technology to provide custom-fitted, custom-crafted arch supports and footwear that deliver comfort and style.

Family adventure. Romantic relaxation. Nightlife and great cuisine. It’s all here at Harrison Hot Springs Resort & Spa a landmark British Columbia resort hotel on the picturesque shores of Harrison Lake. We are a one-of-a-kind hideaway where the good life begins.

Harbour Air Seaplanes is the largest all-seaplane airline in North America. For 34 years we have connected coastal British Columbians and visitors with fast, frequent scheduled flights, tours and charters 364 days a year.

As North America’s premier helicopter airline, Helijet has transformed everyday air travel since 1986. Flying above some of the world’s most spectacular scenery makes a Helijet trip one-of- a-kind.

My Shanti is a homage to the diversity and richness of Indian cuisine. The passion that we bring to each dish will excite your palate and arouses your senses.

Under the Piano is both a premium personalized music concert and a remarkably relaxing and therapeutic experience. It is great for people looking for fun things to do and provides a soothing sound massage for people dealing with stress and anxiety.

The all-suite Westin Grand, Vancouver boasts easy access to all of the city’s best shopping, restaurants and attractions. Our hotel offers a tranquil oasis amid the thriving, coastal city of Vancouver.


Aurélia Bizouard connects people with art. She is a French designer working with glass art in Vancouver and offers art talks and art experiences.

Beauty Night builds self-esteem and changes the lives of impoverished women and youth through wellness, life skills development and makeovers. In 16 years, we’ve given 60,000 life makeovers!

CreativeMornings is a breakfast lecture series for the creative community in over 160 cities around the world. Our free, monthly events feature a short talk and breakfast!

English Pronounciation For Success proudly supports fabulous speakers and TEDx Stanley Park. As a featured speaker on accent reduction and cultural awareness, we understand the power of the spoken word.

Exalt is a full-service human resources consulting firm providing organizations the benefit of leveraging the expertise of a fully functioning HR department on an as needed basis.

Exvera Communications specializes in public relations and events. Exvera means “from truth”. We create experiences and tell stories to grow your brand and influence, tell your story and build your community.

Five Star Painting Vancouver is your Vancouver residential and commercial painting specialist. We capture your dreams and enhance your lifestyle by adding colour to your world and earning your 100% satisfaction rating.

Donna Willon established Focused Networking Ltd. in 1994. She is a respected authority on networking and believes that learning how to network “effectively” is the key to success in growing your business.

IBM lives at the intersection of technology and business. Much more than a “hardware, software, services” company, IBM has now emerged as a cognitive solutions and cloud platform organization.

Javelin Technologies is a Canadian expert in 3D design, enabling thousands of companies with solutions for Design, Data Management and 3D Printing. We have the skills to propel your organization to new heights.

Mackenzie Investments was founded in 1967 and is a leading investment management firm providing investment advisory and related services to retail and institutional clients.

OpenReal is the first Canadian online platform that offers the most transparent, hassle free and complete home buying and selling experience for consumers and agents. Every home sold, instantly!

Pardon Services Canada believes in second chances. Established in 1989, we help Canadians with criminal records turn their lives around and achieve their goals through Record Suspensions and US Entry Waivers.

SociaLIGHT is a community of entrepreneurs, global leaders and innovators committed to business as a force of good and the triple bottom line – People. Planet. Profit.

Soft Skills for Success is a consulting and training business that uses custom strategies to solve “people problems” for individuals, businesses, unions and not-for-profits.

SOHO is a connector and an expert in B2B marketing, lead generation and sales. We have worked with thousands of small and medium businesses to maximize their branding, marketing and lead generation objectives.

Vancouver’s Best Places is an online resource that showcases top tourist attractions, events, activities and other best places and things to do in the Lower Mainland.

Web Friendly is a Vancouver-based business that offers a variety of online and in-person Social Media workshops that can get you started if you’re a beginner, or help you take your skills to the next level!