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2017 Sponsors


HSBC Commercial Banking

For nearly 150 years we have been where the growth is, HSBC Commercial Banking connecting customers to opportunities. Today, HSBC Commercial Banking serves businesses ranging from small enterprises to large multinationals in over 60 developed and faster-growing markets around the world. Whether it is working capital, trade finance or payments and cash management solutions, we provide the tools and expertise that businesses need to thrive. With a network covering three quarters of global commerce, we make HSBC the world’s leading international trade and business bank. To learn more about solutions to help your company expand internationally, visit

As our Premier Sponsor of Canada’s Export Awards, HSBC Bank Canada is committed to helping businesses expand internationally. You can sign up for HSBC‘s Quarterly eNewsletter to receive timely news on the latest growth opportunities, trends on new markets, tips to maximize working capital, and much more. Sign up for HSBC’s quarterly newsletter and stay on top of export trends!


Grant Thornton LLP is a leading Canadian accounting and advisory firm providing audit, tax and advisory services to private and public organizations in a number of industries including manufacturing, oil and gas and distribution. Grant Thornton LLP is a Canadian member firm of Grant Thornton International Ltd, whose member firms operate in close to 100 countries worldwide. We help dynamic organizations unlock their potential for growth by providing meaningful, actionable advice through a broad range of services. We want our clients to have a different kind of client experience – our unique approach centres on the success and growth of our clients. To learn more, visit



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