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Annex Consulting Group is a full service IT and management consulting firm, specializing in staff augmentation contracting, permanent staffing, and outsourced solutions.




Advocette’s Focus is Public Sector 
Avocette Technologies is a full-service Information Technology provider delivering high-value solutions for all levels of governments and public sector organizations. Our expertise is vast and allows us to offer a full range of IT solutions such as: Product Integration, IT Consulting, Managed Services and IT Staffing. With more than 40 years of successful client relationships throughout North America, we are confident that we can provide the solutions you need.




UBC Sauder Continuing Business Studies offers flexible learning experiences for busy professionals through part-time, full-time and online formats in the areas of project managementbusiness analysisagiledigital marketingdigital analytics and social media. From informative workshops to comprehensive award-winning certificate programs, our offerings provide practical, applied and industry-recognized curriculum to help you gain the knowledge and skills you need to advance in your current profession or embark on a new career.



The LDB is one of two branches of government responsible for the beverage alcohol industry in BC. As the sole buyer and re-seller of liquor in the province’s mixed public-private model, the LDB is one of the largest liquor purchasers in the world. Every year, the LDB buys alcohol from more than 1,000 Canadian and international suppliers and manufacturers, supplying product to wholesale and retail customers across the province. The LDB is proud to contribute nearly $1 billion annually to the Province of BC, helping to provide financial support for vital public services such as health care and education.




Global Knowledge is the world's leading IT and business skills training provider. Offering the most relevant and timely content delivered by the best instructors, we provide customers around the world with their choice of convenient class times, delivery methods and formats to accelerate their success.