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					Business Career Expo 2008 – Exhibitors Profile Descriptions

Please visit: www.businesscareerexpo.com


Active Network (The)
Technology company that specializes in providing online event registration and web-based management solutions
to facilitates participation and streamlines events, such as participatory sports and recreational activities, and to
provide athletes, event directors, league administrators and sports participants worldwide a range of Web-based
resources and services.

Typical Roles:
    • Technical Support Representative
    • Junior Software Trainer
    • Integration Analyst
    • Technical Writer
    • Software Sales Representative

Website: www.activenetwork.com


Adecco
Adecco, the world leader in human resource solutions, offers permanent, temporary and contract job opportunities
in virtually every industry. We connect more people to more jobs at more companies than anyone else.

Website: www.adecco.ca


AeroTek
Leading provider of technical, professional and industrial recruiting and staffing services. Aerotek is an operating
company of Allegis Group, Inc., the second largest staffing company in the United States. Aerotek operates a
network of more than 150 non-franchised offices throughout the United States, Canada and Puerto Rico. The depth
and resources of Allegis Group

Website: www.aerotekcanada.ca


Angus One Professional Recruitment
BC owned & operated employment agency serving the professional recruitment needs of Greater Vancouver & the
entire Lower Mainland business community. Angus One represents many of British Columbia's most exciting
organizations & candidates and provides a prompt, professional and reliable one-stop source of recruitment
services ranging from Temporary & Contract Staffing to Permanent Recruitment and Executive Search

Website: www.angusone.com




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Aon Reed Steenhouse
As Canada's leading insurance brokerage and risk management firm, Aon Reed Stenhouse services commercial
and personal clients through a national network of 26 offices. An international organization with strong Canadian
roots, our specialists have been meeting the insurance and risk management needs of Canadians for more than a
century, and is a leader in human capital and management consulting and specialty insurance underwriting

Typical Roles:
    • Career/Internship Training Program
    • Summer Student positions
    • Technical Assistants

Website: www.aon.ca


BC Appraisal
The national society of professional real estate appraisers, valuation and property consultants dedicated to serving
the public interest through continually advancing the highest standards of the appraisal profession by granting use
of the CRA (Canadian Residential Appraiser) and AACI, P.App (Accredited Appraiser Canadian Institute,
Professional Appraiser) designations. The BC Association office helps the public find designated members for
residential, commercial, industrial and investment type properties and helps individuals interested in learning more
about the real property valuation profession.

Website: www.appraisal.bc.ca


BC Assessment
Independent, provincial Crown corporation, governed by a Board of Directors, that produces independent, uniform
and efficient property assessments on an annual basis for all property owners in the province of BC for the
purposes of real property taxation.

Website: www.bcassessment.bc.ca


BC Housing
Provincial crown agency that develops, manages and administers a wide range of subsidized housing options for
those in greatest need by partnering with private and non-profit housing providers, other levels of government,
health authorities and other community agencies to increase subsidy for British Columbians in greatest need

Website: www.bchousing.org


BC Hydro
Provincial Crown Corporation, the third-largest electric utility in Canada that serves over 1.5 million customers in an
area containing more than 94% of BC's population.

Website: www.bchydro.com




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BCAA
Not-for-profit member services organization that provides reciprocal services to BCAA members traveling outside of
British Columbia and the Yukon, and 24-hour Emergency Roadside Service, full-service travel agency and related
services for motorists. BCAA has been named one of Canada’s s 50 Best Employers for 2008. With over 1,000
employees province-wide and growing, we recognize the importance of investing in your personal and professional
development with benefits and programs

Typical Roles:
    • HR
    • Marketing
    • Finance
    • Accounting
    • IT
    • Travel
    • Insurance positions

Website: www.bcaa.com/wps/portal


BDO Dunwoody LLP
Full service accounting and advisory firm committed to providing our clients with the highest quality auditing,
accounting, risk advisory, taxation, and financial advisory services. BDO is an entrepreneurially-spirited firm,
concentrating primarily on the special needs of mid-sized and growth-oriented private and publicly listed entities.
BDO is national in coverage and global in scope, operating out of 105 countries, with over 24,000 partners and
staff.

Typical Roles:
    • Staff Accountant
    • Tax Accountant
    • Financial Analyst
    • Manager

Website: www.bdo.ca


Becker Professional Review
Becker Professional Review serves the global accounting and finance profession through innovation, high quality
educational solutions, and services from career start to finish. The company also encompasses the two leading
study and review programs worldwide for finance and accounting professionals seeking professional designations.
Becker Professional Review, through Becker CPA Review and Stalla Review for the CFA Exams, serves the global
accounting and financial professions. Innovative educational solutions help each individual, beginning in college
and throughout their career.

Website: www.beckercpa.com




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Bell Distribution
Canada's largest supplier of telecommunications services that has one of the world’s most robust and reliable
public switched networks, and provides advanced voice, data and image communications to millions of business
and residence customers across Canada. Through its Bell Distribution Inc. (BDI) division, Bell also offers numerous
retail outlets throughout the country offering the full range of Bell products, including phones and phone services,
mobile phones, Sympatico Internet, and Bell ExpressVu Direct to Home Satellite Television.

Website: www.bell.ca


Best Buy Canada Ltd.
Specialty retailer located primarily in the United States, Canada, and China that offers consumer electronics, home-
office products, entertainment software, appliances, and related services.

Typical Positions:
    • Accounting Administrator to Accounting Manager
    • Sr. Financial Analyst
    • Merchandise Analyst to Merchandise Manager
    • Inventory Analyst to Inventory Manager
    • Marketing Coordinator
    • Communications Specialist
    • Payroll Administrator

Website: www.bestbuy.ca


Business in Vancouver
Weekly newspaper, serving Greater Vancouver Area for business decision-makers that provides local business
news and information every Tuesday and reaches more than 62,000 readers a week.

Website: www.biv.com


BMO Financial Group
Diversified financial services provider, classified as Domestic Chartered Bank, which offers clients a broad range of
personal, commercial, corporate and institutional financial services across Canada and in the United States.

Typical positions:
    • Customer Service Representatives
    • Financial Services Managers
    • Financial Services Representatives
    • Commercial Services Officers
    • Portfolio Support Officers

Website: www.bmo.com


British Columbia Lottery Company
Provincial Crown Corporation reporting to the Minister of Public Safety and Solicitor General through a Board of
Directors whose mission is to offer and manage responsible gaming entertainment, generating income for the
public good.

Website: www.bclc.com




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Canada Revenue Agency
Canadian major agency, under the Federal Government, which is responsible to administer tax, benefits and
related programs and to ensure compliance on behalf of governments across Canada, thereby contributing to the
ongoing economic and social well-being of Canadians

Typical Roles:
    • Income Tax/Excise Tax Auditors
    • Financial Officers
    • Program Administration Officers (Appeals, Assessment & Collections,
    • Client Services, Rulings)
    • Communication Officers
    • Human Resources Advisors
    • Information Technology Analysts
    • Executive Cadre and Managers
    • Administrative/Clerical Support

Website: www.cra-arc.gc.ca


CFA Vancouver
Non-profit local member society and the leading professional organization for financial analysts and portfolio
managers, and other investment practitioners, which aims to develop fellowship among its members, contribute to
the enhancement of the profession through upholding the highest education standards, continuing education of the
CFA charterholder and other financial community professionals, and assist CFA candidates in their studies.

Website: www.cfavancouver.com


CGA
Professional association of Certified General Accounting students and Certified General Accountants across B.C.
who sets educational standards, professional guidelines, provides services and develops the CGA Program of
Professional Studies. We advise businesses throughout B.C. through accounting and financial management.

Website: www.cga-bc.org


CHC Helicopter Corporation
The world's largest provider of helicopter services to the global offshore oil and gas industry, with aircraft operating
in more than 30 countries around the world whose core business is providing helicopter services to offshore oil and
gas companies around the world, offering emergency medical services (EMS), infrastructure maintenance, utilities,
forestry, mining, and construction services.

Website: www.chc.ca




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Chevron Canada Ltd
One of the world's largest integrated energy companies with a reputation for solid business results, strong ethics
and incredible employees everywhere we operate. In Canada, our upstream operations are involved in the
exploration, production and development of crude oil and natural gas in Alberta's oil sands, Atlantic Canada and the
western Arctic. Our downstream operations are involved in the refining, distribution and marketing of gasoline,
diesel and jet fuel products within B.C. and Alberta.


Typical Roles:
    • Finance Business Analyst
    • Marketing and Sales Analysts
    • Marketing Business Consultants

Website: www.chevron.ca


City of Vancouver
The municipality of the city of Vancouver that is made up of several departments along with three boards: the
Vancouver Public Library Board, the Police Board and the Parks and Recreation Board

Website: www.city.vancouver.bc.ca


CIBC
North American financial institution, with 2 distinct business lines, CIBC Retail Markets (retail and wealth
businesses) and CIBC World Markets (wholesale and corporate banking), that provides a full range of banking
products and services to individual, small business, corporate and institutional clients.

Website: www.cibc.com


CMA
Certified Management Accountants (CMAs) do more than just measure value – they create it. As the leaders in
management accounting, CMAs actively apply a unique mix of financial expertise, strategic insight, innovative
thinking and a collaborative approach to help grow successful businesses. A Certified Management Accountant
designation equips you to contribute to virtually every aspect of a business. Backed by solid accounting expertise,
the CMA program trains you in strategy, leadership and communication skills – making you an invaluable member
of any team.

Website: www.cma-canada.org


Coast Capital Savings
Coast Capital Savings is Canada’s second largest credit union with $9 billion in assets, 360,000 members and 49
branches in the Lower Mainland and Vancouver Island. Innovative products from Coast Capital include Canada’s
first truly free chequing account from a full-service financial institution and the first unlimited business banking
account in the country. With more than 1,900 employees, Coast Capital Savings is one the largest employers in the
Metro Vancouver and Victoria regions. The credit union is also one of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and
50 Best Employers, and is recognized by Imagine Canada as the top corporate citizen in the nation’s financial
services industry.

Website: www.coastcapitalsavings.com




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Coast Mountain Bus Company
Contract operator for bus transit services in GRVD, wholly owned subsidiary of the Greater Vancouver
Transportation Authority, operates conventional buses, community shuttles, SeaBus and, soon, trolley buses
across Greater Vancouver areas and is considered the largest single transit service area in Canada.

Website: www.coastmountainbus.com


Credential Financial
Wealth management solutions and service providers to the Canadian credit union system that offers its clients
access to a diverse range of investment and insurance products, investment planning, advice, and sound portfolio
management; and deliver advising service to credit unions to increase their competitiveness in the financial
industry.

Website: www.credentialsecurities.com


Deloitte & Touche LLP
Accountancy and financial professional service firm that provides audit, tax, strategic management consulting and
financial advisory services to a wide range of Canadian and international clients.

Website: www.deloitte.com


Desjardins Financial Security
Desjardins Financial Security Independent Network is part of Desjardins Financial Security, with assets of over
$135.1 billion, the largest cooperative financial group in Canada and the sixth largest financial institution in the
country. We are a Canadian leader in the financial services industry with a dynamic coast-to-coast network,
comprised of 56 financial centres and more than 1,000 associate partners. Desjardins Financial Security
Independent Network is a full service financial services provider with access to multiple insurer and investment fund
products. Our track record is based on the quality of support services delivered to associates with a company wide
commitment to professionalism. We believe in listening to our associate's needs for providing the products and
tools needed to maximize their value in meeting clients' financial planning needs.

Website: www.dsf-dfs.com/en-CA/


Diploma in Accounting Program
Credit-based program designed primarily to prepare university graduates who have limited training in accounting for
entry into a professional accounting designation program and also for individuals wanting to broaden their business
skills. DAP's intensive curriculum satisfies many of the course requirements for both the CMA and the CGA
programs and is officially recognized by the Chartered Accountants School of Business (CASB).

Website: www.sauder.ubc.ca/AM/Template.cfm?Section=Diploma_in_Accounting




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Dulay Burke Financial Recruitment
Financial recruiters specialize in placing all levels of accounting and finance professionals on a permanent,
temporary and contract basis at leading organizations. Our highly qualified recruiters have extensive industry
experience and have successfully guided the careers of prospects seeking accounting and finance positions since
1995. We have a commitment to ethics, which has resulted in an outstanding reputation and long term client
relationships. Dulay Burke’s highly qualified recruiters consistently demonstrate the ability to match client needs
with candidate strengths and vice versa. We adhere to ethical practices, professionalism, respect, and result, with
a strong emphasis on service.

Website: www.dulayburke.com


Edward Jones
Edward Jones Financial Advisors specialize in helping individual investors and small business owners achieve their
long-term financial objectives. The firm's financial advisors do this from single broker offices located in the
communities where their clients live and work. These convenient locations enable financial advisors to meet and
work with their clients face-to-face and build lasting relationships with them. The firm believes that only by knowing
clients on a local, personal level can its brokers effectively provide the appropriate investments and services to help
their investors achieve their financial goals.

Website: www.edwardjones.com


Enterprise Rent-A-Car (confirmed)
Enterprise Rent-A-Car is a $9 Billion company recognized as one of “Canada’s Top 50 Companies to work for” and
Business Week Magazine’s “Top 5 places to launch a career”. We’re currently seeking ambitious Management
Trainees to share in our success; people who are high-energy and entrepreneurial - individuals who are searching
for a career, not just a job. We offer a career path that leads from Management Trainee to Senior Management,
and offer many other career avenues that include HR, Corporate Accounts and Remarketing

Typical Positions:
    • Management Trainee
    • Accounting Coordinator

Website: www.enterprise.com


Envision Financial
BC’s third largest credit union and has been ranked one of the 50 Best Employers in Canada by the Globe and
Mail’s Report on Business magazine for five consecutive years. For 2007, Envision ranked as the seventh best
employer in Canada and the top employer based in BC. At Envision, we value our people and believe in fostering a
culture that maximizes the wellbeing, productivity, engagement and commitment of every employee. As a key
component of our vision, we strive to be the best place our employees have ever worked.

Website: www.envisionfinancial.ca




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Exel Supply Chain
The global leader in supply chain management, providing customer focused solutions to a wide range of
manufacturing, retail, and consumer industries, has over 27,000 associates in over 400 sites in the United States
and Canada. Exel manages more than 85 million square feet of warehouse space and has annual revenue of over
$4 billion in this region. With headquarters located in Columbus, Ohio, Exel has a customer base including some of
the world.s best-known and most successful companies. Exel’s comprehensive range of innovative logistics
solutions encompasses the entire supply chain from design and consulting through freight forwarding, warehousing,
and distribution services to integrated information management and e-commerce support.

Typical Role:
    • Operations Supervisors

Website: www.exel.com


Expert Recruiters
Client-driven executive recruitment agency that offers over 25 years of combined experience and a reputation for
delivering results by offering a more personalized, analytical and comprehensive approach to your permanent and
contract hiring requirements at all levels from office support to mid-management positions.

Website: www.expertrecruiters.com


FaithLife Financial
Not-for-profit, Christian-based, member-owned financial services organization dedicated to helping Canadian
Christians achieve financial security and personal growth by providing life and disability insurance, retirement and
investment programs, special member benefits and volunteer service opportunities.

Typical Roles:
    • Financial Representative

Website: www.faithlifefinancial.ca


Federated Insurance
Canadian-owned subsidiary of the Northbridge Financial Corporation licensed in all provinces, that offers property,
automobile, general liability, life, and health insurance products for commercial businesses and personal lines
markets.

Website: www.federated.ca


Financial Planners Standards Council
Financial Planners Standards Council (FPSC), incorporated on November 10, 1995, as a not-for-profit organization,
benefits the public by leading the evolution of the financial planning profession in Canada through the development,
enforcement and promotion of the highest competency and ethical standards in financial planning as defined by
individuals who have earned the Certified Financial Planner (CFP) designation.

Website: www.cfp-ca.org




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FinancialCAD Corporation
FINCAD has been ranked in the top ten of Best Companies to Work for in B.C. You want to be a part of one of BC’s
fastest growing technology companies. FINCAD has become a global market leader in software tools and solutions
for the analysis of financial instruments and derivatives. Since its inception, FINCAD has benefited from the
expertise and commitment of great people doing excellent work. We need smart, talented people who are looking
for a challenging role where they can make a difference and deliver value to our customers worldwide. Enjoy being
part of a winning team with the opportunity to learn, grow and excel in the financial software industry.

Website: www.fincad.com


Fraser Health Authority
Fraser Health provides a wide range of integrated health care services to approximately 1.5 million people living in
communities stretching from Burnaby to White Rock to Hope. Fraser Health manages a budget of $1.8 billion,
employs 22,500 employees, 4,000 volunteers and 2,200 physicians providing services.

Typical Roles:
    • Human Resources
    • Analyst Business Systems
    • Consultant, Web and Corporate Communications

Website: www.fraserhealth.ca


GoBee Industries Inc.
Marketing and promotions specialty agency, specializing in mobile, field and event marketing, that designs and
implements full service marketing ideas, solutions and strategies for clients and customers.

Website: www.gobeeinc.com


Grant Thornton LLP
Leading firm of chartered accountants, management consultants and other professional advisers serving
entrepreneurial people and organizations Canada-wide that is committed to providing customized service that is
practical and results oriented by offering services from tax, assurance, forensic accounting, to corporate recovery
and insolvency.

Website: www.grantthornton.ca


Great Canadian Gaming Corporation
Since 1982, Great Canadian has grown to become one of Canada’s largest and most respected gaming and
entertainment companies. We employ over 5400 industry professionals at 17 locations across North America and
we are always looking for great people to add to our team. At Great Canadian, we firmly believe in promotion from
within. Many of our senior executives began their careers with Great Canadian as front-line personnel, providing
service to our guests as floor managers and dealers. At Great Canadian, your efforts will not go unnoticed. Our
goal is to provide our team members with a great place to work and grow so that they may in turn, provide
exceptional experiences to our valued guests.

Website: www.greatcanadiancasinos.com




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HILTI
World leader in developing, manufacturing and marketing added-value, top-quality products for professional
customers in the construction industry and in building maintenance that offers product range which covers drilling
and demolition, direct fastening, diamond and anchoring systems, firestop and foam systems, installation,
measuring and screw fastening systems as well as cutting and sanding systems. Hilti operates in over 120
countries around the world.

Website: www.hilti.ca


HRMA
Professional association for human resources information and services and for HR practitioners and those involved
in the business of people in BC that is committed to providing leadership in HR excellence and acts as the BC
certifying body of the Certified Human Resources Professional (CHRP) designation. BC HRMA is responsible for
upholding industry standards and is dedicated to advancing professional people practices and offers professional
learning and networking opportunities including workshops, symposia, events, and an annual conference &
showcase.

Website: www.bchrma.org


HSBC
At the core of our success is a willingness to see things from different perspectives. Throughout the world, our
ability to appreciate different points of view has given us success wherever we are. With over 125 million customers
and around 10,000 offices in over 80 countries and territories, we truly are “the world’s local bank.” HSBC Bank
Canada is the seventh largest bank in Canada, offering a full range of products and services via both personal and
commercial financial services segments. Share your view of the world with us and see how far you can go.

Typical Roles:
    • Customer Service Representatives
    • Personal Financial Service Associates
    • Account Manager Trainees in Commercial
    • Personal Financial Services

Website: www.hsbc.ca




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IBM
Leading providers of advanced information technology, products, services and business consulting expertise
dedicated to helping clients innovate and succeed through the end-to-end transformation of their business models
and the application of innovative technology and business solutions. IBM Canada is headquartered in Markham,
Ontario, and has nationwide responsibilities for sales, marketing and service. Our manufacturing and development
operations include: a semiconductor packaging plant in Bromont, Quebec, and software development laboratories
in Markham and Ottawa, Ontario; Montreal, Quebec; and Victoria, British Columbia.

Typical Roles:
    • PeopleSoft Support Representatives
    • Oracle Consultants
    • SAP Consultants
    • Application Developers
    • Business Analysts
    • Learning & Development Consultants
    • Bilingual Training Consultants
    • Project Managers
    • IT Specialists
    • Strategy & Change Consultants (Technology, Organization, Finance)

Website: www.ibm.com/ca/


ICBC (The Insurance Corporation of British Columbia)
British Columbia Crown corporation that is established with the purpose to provide universal auto insurance, driver
licensing, vehicle registration as well as to offer extended third-party liability and other optional insurance coverage
such as collision and comprehensive coverage to BC motorists.

Typical Roles:
    • Business Analyst
    • Project Manager
    • Underwriters
    • Accounting Professionals

Website: www.icbc.com



Institute of Chartered Accountant
Make a statement. Become a CA. Chartered Accountants are leaders in business - respected professionals who
are essential to the success of the country's foremost organizations. Your CA designation will make a powerful
statement about you. About the value of your abilities and ideas. About the exceptional standards to which you hold
yourself. And about all that you stand to accomplish throughout your career.

Website: www.becomea.ca




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Institute of Internal Auditors – BC (The)
BC Chapter of the international professional association that is known as the internal audit profession's global
voice, recognized authority, acknowledged leader, chief advocate, and principal educator. Members work in internal
auditing, risk management, governance, internal control, information technology audit, education, and security. The
Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) grants the Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) designation. The CIA
designation represents competence in the principles and practices of internal auditing and is the only internationally
accepted designation for internal auditors. The Institute of Internal Auditors was established in 1941.

Website: www.theiia.org


InterVISTAS
Independent, employee owned consulting firm with Canadian offices in Vancouver, Ottawa and Winnipeg. It is a
team of aviation and transportation professionals with experience in marketing, planning and strategic advocacy for
the transportation industry. It has provided its aviation expertise for Vancouver International Airport Authority and air
policy and facilitation advisory services for the Canadian Airports Council as well as airports across Canada and
internationally.

Website: www.intervistas.com


Investor Group
Personal financial planning service provider that is dedicated to help Canadians plan for financial security by
providing quality financial planning advice and by offering a range of investment products, such as RRSP and life
insurance, through a network of Consultants and staff working across Canada.

Website: www.investorsgroup.com


Ipsos Reid Corporation
Ipsos is a leading global provider of advertising, marketing, public opinion, media and customer satisfaction
research. We are an independent company whose sole focus is survey-based market research and the fastest
growing company of its kind in the world. With over 19 locations in North America and with operations worldwide in
more than 40 countries, the opportunities at Ipsos are unlimited!

Typical Roles:
    • Research Associate, Market Research
    • Associate, Project Management
    • Accounting Clerk

Website: www.ipsos.ca


JP Morgan Chase
Financial service firm and banking institution headquartered in New York that provides a range of financial services
(investment banking, retail financial services, asset management, and private equity) worldwide and operates
through six segments: Investment Bank, Retail Financial Services, Card Services, Commercial Banking, Treasury
and Securities Services, and Asset Management.

Website: www.jpmorganchase.com




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MacKay LLP
As a WorkLife BC Award of Merit recipient our Western Canadian Partnership provides accounting and financial
consulting; Public Company auditing; income tax planning, compliance and consulting services; specialized
management consulting; forensic accounting; financial restructuring and insolvency services; to growing Canadian
enterprises.

Website: www.mackayllp.ca


Maersk Canada Inc.
Leading liner shipping companies in the world, serving customers globally with over 25,000 employees across 325
offices in more than 125 countries, Maersk has over 500 container vessels and more than 1,900,000 containers to
ensure reliable and comprehensive world-wide coverage. Maersk Canada provides integrated solutions for supply
chain management, warehousing & distribution, and convenient freight forwarding services including ocean freight,
airfreight, and landside services.

Website: www.maerskline.com


McNeill Nakamoto Recruitment Group
Boutique style recruitment firm with vision to provide the highest quality of recruitment service by personalizing all
aspects of the recruitment process for all clients and applicants, that acts as a Human Resources partner for
companies and make the effort to understand their unique corporate cultures so that we can find people that excel
within these specific environments.

Website: www.peoplebuzz.com


Meyers Norris Penny LLP
Meyers Norris Penny is the only Top 10 national chartered accountancy and advisory firm based in Western
Canada. Founded in 1945, MNP has grown to over 2000 team members in 75 locations. MNP provides a wide
range of accounting, finance and business advisory services including: assurance, tax, corporate finance, business
risk services, forensic accounting, management consulting, human resources consulting, succession, valuations
and litigation support, and insolvency and corporate recovery.

Typical business advisory roles:
    • Analyst
    • Consultant
    • Senior Consultant
    • Manager
    • Senior Manager
    • Partner

Typical accounting roles:
    • Accountant
    • Designated Professional
    • Manager
    • Senior Manager
    • Partner

Website: www.mnp.ca




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Miles Employment Group Ltd.
Human resource and job search solution company serving emerging to mid-sized companies in all industries that
provides corporate staffing and human resource consulting services, including permanent recruitment, temporary
staffing, outsourced payroll, and skill and behavioral testing.

Website: www.miles.ca


Mosaic Sales Solutions
Field sales and marketing company whose people drive sustained value by bringing brands to life at the moment of
truth and that provides “people-facing” solutions in consumer and business-to-business environments through
dedicated client teams in merchandising, selling, customer acquisition and event marketing service areas. Mosaic’s
field specialists embody the image and soul of the brands they represent, providing clients a solution for the last
three feet of the sale that maximizes ROI.

Website: www.mosaic.com


NEWAD
Founded in 1995 and employing 350 people, NEWAD offers global communication solutions aimed at the Young &
Affluent™ (segment of 18-34 years old). NEWAD makes use of a variety of distribution platforms: indoor
advertising, event marketing, and NIGHTLIFE Media. Its indoor network includes 20,000 panels in 2,500
establishments across Canada. NEWAD is actively present in the country’s major markets, with offices in Montreal,
Toronto, Vancouver, Edmonton, Calgary and Moncton. NEWAD is the first targeted indoor advertiser to be a
member of the Canadian Outdoor Measurement Bureau (COMB). NEWAD is the core of an efficient campaign to
reach the Young & Affluent.

Website: www.newad.com/en/


Office of the Auditor General of Alberta
The independent auditor of every Government of Alberta ministry, department, regulated fund and agency that
audits their financial statements and the systems they use to meet their duties and whose clients are the Members
of the Legislative Assembly (MLAs) and, through them, the people of Alberta. Office of General Auditor of Alberta
provides clients with information they can use to effectively oversee and scrutinize public spending. Our audits:
     • Provide assurance that management's information is reliable and complete.
     • Identify opportunities for improving control over, and the use of, public resources.
     • Make recommendations to improve systems and practices. By identifying weaknesses in management's
         controls and systems, we can help prevent problems from developing.

Website: www.oag.ab.ca


Office of the Auditor General of British Columbia
The Office of the Auditor General is responsible for auditing most of government, including its ministries, Crown
corporations, and other organizations. In exercising this responsibility, we stay attentive to the needs, expectations
and priorities of the Legislature. At the same time, we remain open, responsive, and aware of the needs and
expectations of public sector managers so that we can provide sound and practical advice and recommendations
for administrative improvement. The Auditor General's reports provide positive assessments where warranted, but
also highlight issues requiring the attention of the Legislature or government, and contain recommendations that
assist government organizations to improve their management and their performance.

Website: www.aud.gov.bc.ca




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Orbis Investment Management
Global asset management company that is committed to excellence. We employ over 100 people worldwide; with
offices in Bermuda, London, Seoul, Sydney and Vancouver (spring 2008). Orbis provides investment management
services to institutions and individuals through the Orbis Funds. We use our own research to select equities that
are priced significantly below our assessment of their intrinsic value. We believe a focused portfolio of such equities
will deliver superior long-term returns and, importantly, less risk of permanent loss than the average equity portfolio.
Currently, the Funds have approximately US$20 billion in assets under management in four long-only strategies—
Global, Japan, Africa and Asia ex-Japan—plus two absolute return strategies.

Typical Roles:
    • Portfolio Management, Investment Analysis and Trading
    • Business Development
    • Compliance
    • Information Technology
    • Human Resources

Website: www.orbisfunds.com


P&H MinePro Services of Canada
Distributor of the P&H Mining equipment products that also provides service and support for complementary
equipment at the world's surface mines - such as climate control system, drilling management service, on-site
maintenance and operator training. Over 125 years of innovation ….. and we’re just getting started. With a superior
reputation for quality service, and for going beyond the expected, P&H MinePro Services has built a business that
has true staying power. We are the world’s leading provider of electric mining shovels and are globally recognized
for our rotary blast hole drill and walking dragline products. The P&H team is well known for exceptional 24/7
customer support, both at client sites and from our 30 customer support centers worldwide. At P&H MinePro
Services, employees enjoy new challenges, professional growth, career advancement, exceptional team
atmosphere, and the satisfaction of working for a company that is at the top of its game – and going higher.

Typical Positions:
    • Engineering Professionals (Electrical and Mechanical, etc)
    • Account Managers (Supported by Customer Service and Product Support Representatives)
    • Skilled Trades (Welders, Machinists and Motor Rebuild (AC & DC Motors)

Website: www.minepro.com


Pepsi Bottling Group
Bottler of Pepsi-Cola beverages in North America and Mexico that engage in the manufacture, sale and distribution
of Pepsi-Cola beverages, and offers carbonated soft drinks, and non-carbonated beverages under various brands,
including Pepsi, Mountain Dew, Aquafina, Lipton, and Starbucks Frappuccino.

Typical Roles:
    • Operations Management Trainee
    • Sales Management Trainee
    • Pre-Sell Customer Sales Representative

Website: www.pbg.com




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PriceWaterhouseCoopers
The world largest accounting firm formed in 1998 and one of the big four firms that provides industry-focused
assurance, tax and advisory services to build public trust and to enhance value for its clients and their stakeholders.
Our 5,200 partners and staff in 23 locations across the country provide industry-focused assurance, advisory and
tax services for public, private and government clients in all markets.

Website: www.pwc.com/ca/

ProActive Personnel
Staffing agency that specializes in the permanent, temporary, temporary to permanent and contract placements
ofqualified professionals throughout the lower mainland. ProActive Personnel is a locally owned and operated
staffing agency. At Proactive Personnel we understand and treat our candidates as part of our team and realize
that each client has different needs when utilizing our search services and as such we customize our candidate
search to their specific needs.

Website: www.proactivepersonnel.ca


Psismic
Social experience company that operates three different, yet intertwined divisions: The Psismic Experience Club,
Psismic Corporate Services, and Psismic Private Experiences. We specialize in creating and operating group
events and experiences in Vancouver and the surrounding area. The Psismic Experience Club is a one of a kind
social adventure in which our members get out and meet great new people while participating in fun group
events. Psismic Corporate Services offers social marketing along with photography, writing, and design services to
the partner businesses in the Psismic Directory. Psismic Private Experiences is our private events operates group
experiences for companies and individuals that are tailored to their specific needs.

Typical Roles:
    • Director (for all operations of the Vancouver office)
    • Business Sales Manager
    • Experience Manager

Website: www.psismic.com


Public Service Agency
Shared service accountable to our Province’s Deputy Ministers’ Council through a Memorandum of Understanding,
and to individual ministries through service level agreements that provides human resource management services
to public service ministries and organizations in British Columbia. We are a customer-focused organization with our
sights set on retaining, motivating and attracting the workforce needed for public service excellence.

Website: www.bcpublicservice.ca


Public Service Commission
Independent agency responsible for safeguarding the values of a professional Public Service: competence, non-
partisanship and representativeness. The Public Service Commission is dedicated to building a Public Service that
strives for excellence; to protect merit, non-partisanship, representativeness and the use of both official languages;
and to safeguard the integrity of staffing in the Public Service and the political impartiality of public servants.

Website: www.psc-cfp.gc.ca/




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RBC
Canadian based banking and financial institution, the largest measured by market capitalization and assets and
one of the North America’s leading diversified financial service companies, that provides personal and commercial
banking, wealth management services, insurance, corporate and investments banking, and transaction processing
services on a global basis.

Typical Roles:
    • Undergrads - Account Manager Trainee - Personal Banking
    • MBA - Account Manager Trainee - Commercial Banking

Website: www.rbc.com


RealNetworks
Provider of Internet media delivery software and services based in Seattle, United States and is best known for the
creation of RealAudio, a compressed audio format, RealVideo, a compressed video format and RealPlayer, a
media player. The company is also known for its subscription-based online entertainment services like Rhapsody
and RealArcade, and for its media properties like Film.com and RollingStone.com

Website: www.realnetworks.com



Robert Half
Founded in 1948, Robert Half Finance & Accounting, a division of Robert Half International Inc., is the world's first
and largest specialized financial recruiting service. Robert Half Finance & Accounting's recruiting managers have
backgrounds in the industry, which affords them a unique advantage in working with clients and candidates.

Website: www.roberthalffinance.com


Sherwin-Williams
Founded in 1866, The Sherwin-Williams Company engages in the manufacture, distribution, and sale of paints /
coatings related products to professional, industrial, commercial, and retail customers primarily in North and South
American regions.

Typical Roles:
    • Management / Sales Trainee (Entry-level, post-graduate position)
    • PT Sales Associate

Website: www.sherwin-williams.com


Small Business BC
Non-profit organization that helps BC entrepreneurs start and grow their small businesses. Entrepreneurs can
access services and information such as: start up and expansion information; financing options and sources;
registration and licensing requirements; government acts and regulations; a business library and bookstore;
customized market research reports; business plan review services; import/export coaching; skills development
seminars and e-business information.

Website: www.smallbusinessbc.ca




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Smart Savvy and Associates Inc.
We find high calibre marketing, communications, creative and sales professionals with proven track records and in-
demand skills for companies who need them. Our specialty is strong relationships. We get to know our candidates
and we explore the job requirements, cultural context and business objectives surrounding each hire. And yes,
we're good at smoking out the 'pretenders' too.

Website: www.smartsavvy.ca


Southwestern Company
Publishing and direct selling company established to give college students in the United States, Canada, Europe,
South Africa, and South America the opportunity to finance their education while building character and life skills
through selling family-oriented educational reference books and software each summer in family’s homes

Website: www.southwestern.com


Sun Life Financial
Trusted name in financial services, helping millions of customers achieve financial security. It serves nearly six
million customers and, internationally, holds a strategic presence in Canada, in the United States, the United
Kingdom, Ireland, China, Hong Kong, India, Japan, the Philippines, Indonesia and Bermuda. We offer a broad array
of financial solutions to both individual and corporate clients including life insurance, health insurance, annuities,
pension and retirement services, mutual funds, asset management, and reinsurance. You'll be helping your clients
understand the financial opportunities that are available to them. We select quality advisors. To ensure this, we
choose our advisors carefully through a rigorous recruiting process. We support our advisors through training,
state-of-the-art technology, and ongoing educational opportunities

Website: www.sunlife.com


TD Canada Trust
Headquartered in Toronto, Canada, with 58,000 employees in offices around the world, The Toronto-Dominion
Bank and its subsidiaries are collectively known as TD Bank Financial Group (TDBFG). TD Bank Financial Group
offers a full range of financial products and services to more than 14 million customers worldwide through three key
business lines:
    • Personal and Commercial Banking, including TD Canada Trust
    • Wealth Management, including the global operations of TD Waterhouse
    • Wholesale Banking, including TD Securities

Typical Roles:
    • Customer Service Representative
    • Financial Service Representative
    • Financial Advisor
    • Manager of Customer Service

Website: www.tdcanadatrust.com




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TEKsystems
One of North America's largest single source providers of information technology and communications staffing and
services, providing more than 20,000 professionals to client locations every day. TEKsystems Canadian corporate
headquarters are located in Mississauga, Ontario, and we have more than 90 offices across Canada, the U.S., and
Europe. We provide on-demand technology execution services to clients ranging from small entrepreneurial firms to
large, multinational organizations. TEKsystems has earned a reputation as the premier IT staffing firm.

Website: www.teksystems.ca


TELUS
Canadian Telecommunication Company that provides a wide range of wireline and wireless telecommunications
products and services including data, Internet Protocol (IP), voice, video and entertainment services. TELUS is a
great place to work. You can see it in our team members. The diversity of the TELUS team and their unique
contributions set us apart. Our success is based as much on our future friendly team as the
innovative data, Internet, voice and wireless communication products and services we offer to Canadians right
across the country.

Website: www.telus.com


Terasen Gas
Largest distributor of natural gas in British Columbia serving approximately 900,000 customers in over 125
communities by delivering natural gas and piped propane to homes and businesses. Terasen Gas operates three
natural gas and propane assets:

    •   Terasen Gas Inc. — serving most of mainland BC from Vancouver east to the Kootenays and north to
        communities including Mackenzie, Chetwynd and Fort Nelson
    •   Terasen Gas (Vancouver Island) Inc. — serving Vancouver Island, Powell River and the Sunshine Coast
    •   Terasen Gas (Whistler) Inc. — providing piped propane to the Resort Municipality of Whistler

Website: www.terasengas.com


TSI Terminal Systems Inc.
Canada's largest marine container terminal operator that is dedicated to providing world-class marine terminal
service through the strategic development and integration of leading-edge technology, progressive management
and commitment to safety and security at Port Vancouver. We have a world-wide reputation for going further for
our customers, our community and our employees. We offer rewarding and challenging opportunities for team-
oriented individuals who demonstrate initiative and go the extra mile to achieve our goals.

Typical Roles:
    • Operations Trainee
    • Rail Coordinator/Planner
    • Customer Service Rep
    • Container Services Rep
    • Operations Assistant

Website: www.tsi.bc.ca




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University of Phoenix
For-profit educational institution specializing in adult and distance education, with campuses located throughout the
United States, Canada, Mexico, and Puerto Rico. University of Phoenix has nearly 200 convenient locations, as
well as Internet delivery in most countries around the world as well as more than 100 degree programs at the
associate's, bachelor's, master's and doctoral levels in much-desired employment areas, from business and
technology to health care and education.

Website: www.phoenix.edu


Vancity Group
Canada's largest credit union formed in 1946 today we have $12.3 billion in assets, more than 381,000 members
and 57 branches throughout Greater Vancouver, the Fraser Valley and Victoria. Vancity and its subsidiary
companies are guided by a commitment to corporate social responsibility, and to improve the quality of life in the
communities where we live and work.

Website: www.vancity.com


Vancouver Port Authority
The largest Canadian port and harbour operation located in Burrard Inlet that facilitates and expands the movement
of cargo and passengers through the Port of Vancouver through competitive, safe, commercially viable,
dependable and customer-oriented services

Website: www.portvancouver.com


Vancouver Sun (The)
The major daily paper in British Columbia that is published by Pacific Newspaper Group Inc., a CanWest company
and has been a daily newspaper since 1912. The Vancouver Sun, a broadsheet, publishes daily except Sundays
and selected holidays.

Website: www.canada.com/vancouversun/


VANOC
Organizing Committee for the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games in Vancouver whose mission is to touch
the soul of the nation and inspire the world by creating and delivering an extraordinary Olympic and Paralympic
experience with lasting legacies. The vision is to build a stronger Canada whose spirit is raised by its passion for
sport, culture and sustainability.


Typical Roles:
    • Technology
    • Human Resources
    • Logistics
    • Transportation
    • Accommodation
    • Food & Beverage.

Website: www.vancouver2010.com




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Vertical Bridge Corporate Consulting
Employment and recruitment consulting agency aimed to help companies or organizations to develop employee
attraction and retention strategies by providing a full range of services including employee engagement surveys,
recruitment and executive search, development workshops and professional coaching and mentoring programs.

Typical Roles:
    • Administration, Accounting and Finance
    • Customer Service
    • Engineering
    • Human Resources
    • Information Technology
    • Legal
    • Marketing
    • Retail/Wholesale
    • Sales
    • Technical
    • Management at all levels
    • Contract Opportunities

Website: www.verticalbridge.ca


VFC Inc.
One of the largest Canadian owned indirect consumer finance companies in Canada, with two basic product lines:
non-prime automotive purchase financing and consumer installment loans. Non-prime automotive purchase
financing represents more than 95% of our managed finance receivables. Our loans are originated using Internet-
based technology through pre-qualified automobile dealers and retail vendors across Canada.

Website: www.vfc.ca


Vision Critical
Vision Critical is a fun and dynamic IT company specializing in technology for online market research. We are a
world leader in the industry with clients like Dairy Queen, NHL, Virgin Mobile and SIRIUS Satellite Radio.
Headquartered in Vancouver, we have offices in Toronto, San Francisco and London.

Typical Roles:
    • Market Research Associates
    • Software Engineers
    • Administration
    • Customer Support
    • Accounting

Website: www.visioncritical.com


Wawanesa Mutual Insurance Company (The)
Canadian mutual company owned by its policyholders that operates in all eras in Canada and is known as one of
the largest property and casualty insurers in Canada. Wawanesa was awarded a Superior Rating for its financial
strength from A.M. Best Co, the world's oldest and most authoritative insurance rating and information source.

Website: www.wawanesa.com




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Westminster Savings Credit Union
Consider joining a team that values you and recognizes the power you have to create success for yourself and
make a difference in the financial well-being of others. As one of BC's largest credit unions we manage more than
$1.5 billion in assets and serve over 52,000 members through our eleven retail branches and our commercial
services branch.

Typical Roles:
    • Customer Service Representative
    • Financial Service Representative
    • Member Service Centre Agent

Website: www.wscu.com


WorkSafe BC
WorkSafe BC is a proud recipient of the Top 40 Employer award. A Provincial statutory agency dedicated to
promoting workplace health and safety for the workers and employers of this province. Consults with and educates
employers and workers, and monitors compliance with the Occupational Health and Safety Regulation. In the event
of work-related injuries or diseases, WorkSafeBC works with the affected parties to provide return-to work
rehabilitation, compensation, health care benefits, and a range of other services.

Typical Roles:
    • Business Writer Coordinator
    • Case Managers
    • Clinical Specialist OT
    • Health Care Economics Analyst
    • Manager, Industry and Labour Services
    • Nurse Advisors
    • Occupational Health Hygiene Officers
    • Quality Assurance Supervisor
    • Research Assistant
    • Review Officer (Student Internship)
    • Technical and Quality Assurance Specialist
    • Vocation Rehabilitation Consultant

Website: www.worksafebc.com


XEROX Canada
Document management technology and services enterprise that offers an array of innovative document solutions,
services and systems -- including color and black-and-white printers, digital presses, multifunction devices and
digital copiers -- designed for offices and production-printing environments. It also offers associated supplies,
software and support. Xerox Canada employs over 4,500 employees nationally and has indirectly created
thousands of jobs across Canada, in the printing and document management industry.

Website: media.xerox.ca/




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