It was through a friend on his men’s hockey team that Imperial Capital’s Justin MacCormack first heard about VetStrategy, a chain of animal care clinics founded in 2006. MacCormack mentioned his firm was interested in the animal care industry and was told about the growing Vaughan, Ont.-based vet chain founded by Orin Litman, Jon Shell,
Congratulations to Brookfield Asset Management for winning the 2020 PE Deal of the Year Award for BGIS. The 2020 CVCA Awards are sponsored by HarbourVest Partners Canada. When Brookfield Asset Management‘s private equity group acquired control of its Canadian and Australian facilities management business from its joint venture partner in 2015, it was part of a
Congratulations to Imperial Capital Limited for winning the 2020 PE Global Dealmaker Award for MRO Corporation. The 2020 CVCA Awards, sponsored by HarbourVest Partners Canada, will be announced each day June 8 – June 12, 2020 on social media beginning at 11am ET. MRO Corp. was founded in 2002 with a goal to build an online
Congratulations to PFM Capital Inc. for winning the 2020 PE Private Capital Regional Impact Award for Steel Reef Infrastructure Corporation. The 2020 CVCA Awards, sponsored by HarbourVest Partners Canada, will be announced each day June 8 – June 12, 2020 on social media beginning at 11am ET. When Steel Reef Infrastructure Corp. was launched eight
Photo: Hans Knapp, Partner, Yaletown Partners and Chair of the 2019 CVCA Awards Committee Sourcing Innovation and Making an Impact With exceptional innovation comes the impactful products, services, and technologies that make for great investments. When asked where the highest potential innovation can be found, Ray Fitzpatrick, Venture Capital Director of Investments for the New
Photo: Hans Knapp, Partner, Yaletown Partners and Chair of 2019 CVCA Awards Commitee Impactful Corporate Sustainability Few Canadian companies in the oil and gas industry can say that 2015 and 2016 were years of growth and expansion, in the midst of a severe economic recession. The Calgary-based pipeline inspection company Onstream is one of them.
Photo: (Left) Hans Knapp, Partner, Yaletown Partners and CVCA Awards Committee Chair and (Right) Jeff Parr, Vice Chairman and Managing Director, Clairvest Group Clairvest Vice Chairman and Managing Director Jeff Parr has been inspired by a saying from his late father about how to live an impactful life. “My Dad used to say, ‘plant as