Dealmakers of the Year Awards

Gala & Celebration (2020 Details Coming Soon)

The 2019 Association for Corporate Growth British Columbia Dealmakers of the Year Awards were hosted at the Fairmont Waterfront Vancouver on Wednesday, October 30th. Those that joined us to celebrate the achievements of local M&A professionals and to network with industry leaders had a wonderful evening which was hosted by Canadian comedian, Erica Sigurdson, who has been twice nominated for a Canadian Comedy Award and regularly contributes―both in writing and performing―for CBC Radio’s The Debaters, The Current, and Definitely Not The Opera.

The evening began with a cocktail networking reception, followed by dinner and the awards presentations. The evening concluded with a post dinner networking social over dessert. 


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

Member Price: $225 + GST
Non-Member Price: $280 + GST
Member Table of Eight: $1650 + GST
Non-Member Table of Eight: $2000 + GST


2019 Award Categories

Deal of the Year Award Recipient - PDFTron Systems Inc.: 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 professional firms and other individuals whose excellence in executing on that transaction led to an exceptional outcome. 

Dealmaker of the Year Award Recipient - Amin Shivji, Founder & CEO of 123Dentist: The Dealmaker of the Year Award recognizes the contribution of an outstanding Dealmaker who has driven the corporate growth strategy through a series of accretive acquisitions, mergers and/or divestitures. 

For More Information About Past Award Recipients, Click Here to Visit our Dealmakers of the Year Event Page


Interested in becoming an event sponsor? There are a limited number of Sponsorship Opportunities available. For information on these, please contact Sherryl Parsons at


Thank you to our 2019 Official Event Sponsors: