Sponsor profiles

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Platinum Sponsors

NOVA Chemicals

We provide high quality, value-added products for our customers worldwide. NOVA Chemicals’ mission is to be the leader in innovation that enables our customers to deliver plastic products that make everyday life healthier, easier and safer. Our employees work with a focus on health, safety, security and environmental stewardship through our commitment to sustainability and Responsible Care.

Diamond Sponsors

Red Deer County

Red Deer County is located in the heart of Alberta, in close proximity to two of Western Canada’s largest and wealthiest cities. Red Deer County offers a wide range of lifestyles, industries, and opportunities. Our location along Alberta’s busiest transportation corridor offers a significant amount of opportunity for business development and investment. Red Deer County is a region with unprecedented growth. The area is the only region on the Canadian prairies with access to more than two million people within a 90 minute drive and an immediate trade area of over 200,000 people. Come visit us - we'd love to show you around!

MNP 

MNP is a leading national accounting, tax and business consulting firm in Canada. For 60 years we have proudly served and responded to the needs of our clients in the public, private and not-for-profit sector. We share our values with more than 4,500 team members, including 780 partners, in offices coast to coast. This commitment is shown in MNP having been the recipient of the Aon Hewitt 50 Best Employers in Canada award consecutively since 2007. Through partner-led engagements, we provide a collaborative, cost-effective approach to doing business, helping organizations succeed across the country and around the world.

Tim Hortons

Our Always Fresh Coffee, hot beverages, cold beverages and many quick meal options will hit the spot any time of day.

Gold Sponsors

Finning Canada

Finning is the world's largest Caterpillar dealer delivering unrivalled service for 85 years. We sell, rent and provide parts and service for equipment and engines to customers in various industries, including mining, construction, petroleum, forestry and a wide range of power systems applications. With our broad product support infrastructure and unmatched service capabilities, we deliver solutions that enable customers to achieve the lowest equipment owning and operating costs while maximizing uptime. Contact 1-888-finning for details.

Bower Place

At Bower Place, one parking spot grants customers access to both big city brands and small town conveniences thus negating the need to do the two-step all around town. In other words, when it comes to our savvy shoppers, this isn’t their first rodeo. While their penchant may be for the great outdoors, when it comes time for a new outfit, baby shower/graduation/wedding gift or simply, life’s big necessities/ small luxuries, they know . . . the great indoors is where it’s at.

Pidherney's Inc.

Pidherney’s Inc is a “one-call” family-owned and operated service organization that is ready to handle any Oilfield, Civil, or Hauling project. As a large construction company with over 800 employees during peak season, no job is too big or too small! We employ competent and experienced project managers, superintendents and site foreman among many excellent and well-trained operators, office, and ground personal. It is thanks to our dedicated employees that we are able to complete projects within budget and on schedule without sacrificing quality – From Start to Finish!

Peavey Industries

Peavey Industries is the proud parent company of; Peavey Mart, MainStreet Hardware and TSC Stores in Canada. Canada's largest farm & ranch retailer with consumer goods from Ontario to British Columbia. Peavey Industries has been serving communities across Canada since 1967. From Agriculture to Growing, Clothing and Hardware- Peavey has what you need.

DRIVING FORCE Vehicle Rentals, Sales & Leasing

DRIVING FORCE is pleased to be the official Transportation Supplier to the 2019 Canada Winter Games. Celebrating 40 years in the transportation industry, DRIVING FORCE serves corporate and retail customers from 28 locations across Western and Central Canada. Our staff of over 600 are committed supporters of the communities we serve, and we take pride in establishing strong ties with the businesses, service organizations and special interest groups that make each community vibrant and unique. We invite everyone to visit us online or in store to experience Transportation Solutions Made Easy. Enjoy the Games!

Parkland Fuel Corporation

Parkland is Canada's largest and one of North America's fastest growing independent suppliers and marketers of fuel and petroleum products and a leading convenience store operator. Parkland services customers through three channels: Retail, Commercial and Wholesale. Parkland optimizes its fuel supply across these three channels by operating the Parkland Burnaby Refinery, and leveraging a growing portfolio of supply relationships and storage infrastructure. Parkland provides trusted and locally relevant fuel brands and convenience store offerings, including its On the Run/Marché Express banners, in the communities it serves.

ATB Financial

For 80 years, ATB Financial has listened to Albertans. We’ve responded to their challenges, supported their dreams, and stood steadfastly in our pursuit of their greater good. We began in 1938 as Alberta Treasury Branches, a few humble branches and agencies built to take deposits and loan money to Albertans who felt abandoned by other financial institutions during the Great Depression. Today, with assets of $51.9 billion, more than 750,000 customers, 175 branches and 141 agencies in 247 Alberta communities, ATB is our province’s biggest homegrown financial institution.

Silver Sponsors

Canadian Olympic Foundation

The Canadian Olympic Foundation believes that everyone is capable of greatness - they just need to be given the opportunity. As the official charitable organization of Team Canada, it’s our responsibility to create that opportunity for all of our Canadian athletes. We raise funds to support the Canadian Olympic Team, next generation, high-performance athletes, and the Canadian sport system. Daily training, year-round coaching, proper nutrition, national and international competitions, and state-of-the-art equipment are all essential in propelling our athletes to the top of the podium.

Nossack Food Group -  

NOSSACK FOOD GROUP includes; Nossack Fine Meats, Nossack Distribution Centre and Nossack Gourmet Foods. Nossack Fine Meats manufactures a wide range of ready to eat meat products such as Hams, Roasts, Turkey and a line of snack items such as the Famous Beef Jerky, Pepperoni, and Garlic Rings. Nossack Distribution Center is a head office and distribution for all logistics. Nossack Gourmet Foods manufactures Sausage Rolls, Quiches, Meat Pies and other fine savory meal items. Under the leadership of Karsten and Ingrid Nossack and their dedicated team, the company has been serving Western Canada for 36 years.

Looker Office Furniture

Looker Office Furniture is a family owned and operated Red Deer business that has been serving the Central Alberta region for the past 56 years. At Looker we not only take pride in our commitment to our staff & clients, but also to our involvement in our community. Looker Office provides a full range of furniture products with over 45 furniture manufacturers to choose from. We also offer full commercial move and move management services in Central Alberta.

Hotels Red Deer

We are comprised of hotels and venues that are working together to support individuals or organizations that are looking at Red Deer for their next event. Our team is industry-driven and market focused. We have a vested interest in attracting events to our region; from conventions to trade shows, festivals and sport events. Our goal is to work relentlessly in creating a strong, compelling image for groups in all markets to explore this dynamic City. We provide direction and assistance in all the steps leading up to your event, including site selection and bid assistance, liaison with local suppliers, assist in the development of off-site and companion programs, and coordinate personalized site inspections and tours of meeting and convention facilities.

IFR Workwear Inc.

IFR Workwear Inc. is an Aboriginally owned company founded in 2005. We manufacture high-quality, trusted products and offer our customers comprehensive options for safety and comfort through our full line of protective workwear which includes coveralls, parkas, insulated bib pants, fleece, vests, headwear, hard hat liners and more! We provide consistent quality by using proven and tested brands like 3M™ Scotchlite™, Westex™, Nomex®IIIA, and Avenger. All of our products are manufactured in North America and sold through distribution partners across Canada and parts of the USA.

Stantec

Communities are fundamental. Whether around the corner or across the globe, they provide a foundation, a sense of place and of belonging. That's why at Stantec, we always design with community in mind. We care about the communities we serve—because they're our communities too. We're designers, engineers, scientists, and project managers, innovating together at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships. Balancing these priorities results in projects that advance the quality of life in communities across the globe.

Bronze Sponsors

Pomeroy Kananaskis Mountain Lodge

Located just one hour’s drive west from Calgary’s city limits, and as the closest 4 star Canadian Rockies resort to Alberta’s major city airports, Pomeroy Kananaskis Mountain Lodge features 247 contemporary guest rooms, suites, and lofts, many of which offer breathtaking views of the mountains. The Lodge seamlessly blends high-end, modern luxuries with rugged mountain living, offering all guests a convenient hub within the solitude of the picturesque Kananaskis Valley to explore four vibrant seasons full of wilderness adventures.

Q2 Artificial Lift Services -  

Q2 Artificial Lift Services opened in December 2016 in Red Deer, Alberta Canada and is a fully integrated Bottom Hole Pump Company specializing in the sales, service and manufacturing of reciprocating pumps. We are focused on supplying world class engineering, technical expertise and manufacturing to service our clientele with over 35 field & sales locations strategically located in Western Canada and the US with prominent field stores to service both Heavy and Light oilfields. Our global footprint allows us to offer solutions to best meet our customers required needs. This sets us apart as the worldwide leaders in the industry.

Sage

At Sage, we energise the success of businesses and communities around the world through the imagination of our people and smart technology. Sage provides small and medium sized organisations with a range of easy-to-use, online and cloud business management software and services - from accounting and payroll, to enterprise resource planning, customer relationship management and payments. Our customers receive continuous advice and support through our global network of local experts to help them solve their business problems, giving them the confidence to achieve their business ambitions.

Vellner Leisure Products

Vellner Leisure Products Ltd is a third generation family business providing the full array of services to Recreation Vehicle enthusiasts throughout Alberta for 60yrs. New & Pre-owed RV sales, an extensive Parts & Accessory department, 12 service bays manned by experienced licensed technicians and a dedicated Finance and Insurance office are among the services we offer. As a founding member of the RV Care Network we can look after your RV needs across the country and throughout the United States through our affiliated dealers. Ask us about low cost RV Rentals coming soon! We'll earn your business!

Alberta Blue Cross - As Alberta's largest benefits carrier, Alberta Blue Cross provides health and dental benefits to meet the needs of over 1.7 million Albertans. We offer benefit plans for individuals and families, seniors, and large and small employers.

RE/MAX Real Estate Central Alberta

RE/MAX real estate central alberta has offices in Red Deer, Sylvan Lake, Lacombe, Ponoka, Rocky Mountain House, Penhold, Three Hills and Blackfalds. Our 60+ full-time Sales Associates have expertise in new and resale residential, commercial and specialized agricultural real estate sales and leasing. Ongoing training, state of the art technology and a focus on constant improvement are the advantages our Sales Associates bring to their clients. Under the same ownership and management for more than 25 years, we have consistently been the number one brokerage serving Central Alberta. We look forward to extending those award winning services to you!

Red Deer & District Chamber of Commerce

The Red Deer & District Chamber of Commerce is the largest most influential business association in Central Alberta. We are committed to promoting business growth and prosperity in the region by providing networking opportunities, educational and relevant speakers, benefit programs like group insurance and discounted merchant card rates to save you money, and being your advocate on issues that matter. Chamber membership is the most effective way to raise your business profile and capitalize on business development opportunities.

Red Deer Orthodontics

Dr. Vivek Cheba and our team are committed to providing professional, gentle care that creates excellent oral health and beautiful smiles! We provide Invisalign, traditional braces and many different types of orthodontic appliances to fit you and your family's needs. We offer complimentary exams as well as very flexible payment plans. No referral necessary! Our office is very warm and welcoming, and features a fun atmosphere! We’re very passionate about orthodontics, but we also love to have fun with our patients and are always sharing stories. We look forward to welcoming you to our orthodontic family!

Ponoka Stampede Association

The Ponoka Stampede is more than just a rodeo, it's an 83 year old tradition! The Stampede is a total community effort with over 800 volunteers donating more than 3,000 hours during the week-long celebration. Thirty community organizations assist with the event and raise tens of thousands of dollars for their use and benefit. The Ponoka Stampede is the largest CPRA Approved Rodeo and one of the Top 10 rodeos in the world. The mission of our organization is to preserve our western heritage and values by providing and facilitating recreation and education for our Alberta youth.

Town of Ponoka - 

Ponoka is a thriving community located in the heart of central Alberta just off Highway 2, an hour south of Edmonton and two hours north of Calgary. We’re the proud home of Canada’s largest 7-day, pro rodeo, the Ponoka Stampede. We offer a diverse local economy with an historic Downtown and our Calnash Ag Event Centre. Come experience our hometown hospitality, our scenic river valley trails, summer festivals, farmers markets, golf courses and Pro Rodeo Hall of Fame! Visit us Feb. 22 & 23 at the Winter Games Festival Site in Red Deer. Look for the cowboy campfire!

Woody's RV World - 

"To us, it's about more than selling an RV... It's all about the experience!" It seems that every company claims that their customers are number one, but Woody's RV World puts that priority into practice every day. Woody's customers receive professional service and technical support on all RV's, parts, and accessories, regardless of the day of the purchase. After all, the dealership's customers are not just purchasing an RV; they are purchasing a full-service dealership. Woody's RV World - The RVer's 1st choice! - Now with 6 Locations!

Bamboo Shoots

With offices in Calgary, Regina, and Saskatoon, Bamboo Shoots is a leader in the video production industry. Our film production crew - storywriters, directors, videographers, editors, animators and more - collaborate and partner with local, national, and international businesses from every industry to create engaging and dynamic video content. We produce corporate videos, web content, social media videos, livestreams, commercials and television shows. Let us help you engage your audience. 

Clearview Market Dental Care - We are a family friendly dental clinic offering all aspects of family and cosmetic dentistry. We offer evening and weekend appointments and also direct bill to all insurance companies. We want to be your family dentists!

Troubled Monk

Troubled Monk is a family owned and operated craft brewery located in Red Deer, Alberta, in the heart of malt barley country! Troubled Monk specializes in award winning beer, flavorful craft sodas, delicious cocktails and spirits. Join us in our rustic taproom, where our team of taproom experts will help you find the perfect beverage!

Prairie Bus Lines

Prairie Bus Lines is the service provider of choice in central Alberta. We proudly serve the growing transportation needs of the City of Red Deer and its surrounding communities. Additionally, we can provide transportation services throughout Canada and the USA. Whether you require student transportation, charter services for your group, or industrial employee transportation to worksites, Prairie Bus Lines can accommodate your needs. We are dedicated to safe, reliable, and courteous transportation service. Our equipment consists of a diverse fleet of school buses, motor coaches, executive coaches, and mini-coaches. We are also the official carrier of the WHL Red Deer Rebels hockey team!

Sheraton Red Deer Hotel

Sheraton Red Deer combines the signature comforts of Sheraton with unique dining and options providing something for everyone. Rooms feature the Sheraton Sleep Experience, flat screen televisions, complimentary wireless internet, 24 hour room service, in-room safe, indoor pool, Sheraton Fitness Centre, 24 Hour business centre and complimentary parking. Sheraton Club Level floors with exclusive access to our Sheraton Club Lounge. Enjoy delicious entrees paired with award-winning wines at R&R Grill Restaurant. Our two lounges make it easy to unwind with your favorite drink. At Sheraton Red Deer effortless experiences await.

Standard West Steel Ltd. - 

At Standard West Steel it is our goal to ensure your project is a success by working with your team throughout the project’s life cycle. From conception until turn-over, our team will build on knowledge gained through experience to provide optimal solutions today and beyond.

Stems Flower & Cafe

A locally owned and operated flower shop specializing in customized arrangements for all of life's events. Our creativity extends into our cafe, where we bake and cook everything from scratch. Don't forget to check out our gift shop, where we work hard to showcase unique, handcrafted items, including local artists. We have no doubt you will find the perfect gift for all your favorite people in your life...including yourself!