Exploration Sites | Co-Founding Sponsor

SERVICE | Creating high-level investor tools such as video, maps, websites, drone footage and more

We understand that in your business it is important to gain exposure, investors and clients, especially in a fast-paced industry where things can change quickly. Our extensive experience combined with a hands-on understanding of the mining and exploration industry allows us to approach every client project with effective and efficient creative solutions.

Dorian Leslie has been supporting the mineral exploration industry for over 20 years. His involvement in all areas of this sector begins with remote sensing / learning about districts and staking mineral claims. He specializes in putting together exploration program logistics through managing data including geochemical sampling, geophysical and drilling programs. From this data he creates technical reports for exchanges and governments.

www.explorationsites.com Contact Information: dorianleslie@gmail.com 604-688-9997


Proactive Investors | Co-founding Sponsor

SERVICE | Company Coverage through Video & Organic Editorial Pieces

Proactive Investors is a leading multi-media news organisation, investor portal and events management business with offices in New York, Sydney, Toronto, Frankfurt and London.

Proactive Investors operates five financial websites in four languages providing breaking news, comment and analysis on hundreds of listed companies across the globe daily. We are one of the fastest growing financial media portals in the world.

The group also operates hugely successful “investor forums” where three or four companies present to an audience of high net worth sophisticated investors, fund managers, hedge funds, private client brokers and analysts.

ca.proactiveinvestors.com peter@proactiveinvestors.com 778-839-8382


Canadian Securities Exchange | Co-founding Sponsor

SERVICE | Stock Exchange

The CSE’s objective is to provide the lowest cost of Canadian public capital for entrepreneurs. We go about this in two principal ways: by providing efficient and cost effective primary listing services and liquid and accessible secondary market trading services for all Canadian issuers. Outlined below are a number of service categories for prospective and current listed companies, investment dealers, market makers and market data customers.

www.thecse.com For General Inquiries Contact: info@thecse.com For Listing Inquiries Contact: listings@thecse.com


Longford Exploration | Co-founding Sponsor

SERVICE | Exploration Program Management

Longford Exploration Services Ltd provides international cost-effective solutions for exploration program management in hardrock and placer industries. We work with our clients to design and execute programs to fit your project’s and company’s needs. Whether you are budget constrained, have a fast approaching work commitment, are looking for the perfect project, or need a full-service solution, Longford will be there for you.

www.longfordexploration.com Contact Information: info@longfordex.com 778-809-7009


Adnet Communications

SERVICE | Web Sites for Public Companies

Adnet Communications specializes in the design, hosting and servicing of websites for public companies.  We provide crucial time-zone advantages with west and east coast offices, allowing us to be open well before market trading hours and well past market close. Our team is ready when you need us. While our primary focus is North American markets and our client base is global.

www.adnetinc.com   Contact Information:  kent@adnetinc.com  TF: 1-800-307-8730



SERVICE | Crowdfunding Portal

Vested Technology is an equity crowdfunding website that provides private start-up companies a platform on which they can list, promote, and collect funds for their projects.

Vested.ca allows investors easy access to participate in start-up campaigns and empowers private companies to improve their reach to more investors through Crowdfunding Exemptions. For Start-up companies looking to list on a public market, the crowdfunding exemption can provide the required investor distribution for a public listing. Distribution can be achieved quickly, easily and inexpensively.

www.vested.ca Contact Information: elyssia@vested.ca 604-283-1622



Pacific Yacht Charters

SERVICE | Amazing Yacht Charters

An event aboard the Pacific Yacht is like none other available in Vancouver.

The magical blend of an experience on the waterways of Vancouver’s beautiful, yet busy, working harbours coupled with exceptional cuisine, notable beverages, and stellar service, make events on board one of Vancouver’s most unique experiences. Our event planners have the experience to assist you in creating a unique event that delivers your goals, be it a networking event, client appreciation, a sales presentation, a birthday party, or a wedding. Want to inquire about a date?

www.pacificyachtcharters.com Contact Information: David@pacificyachtcharters.com 604-689-1227


We look forward to working with you to make Groundup the best networking events this conference season!