Investment professionals are often overwhelmed by companies seeking to raise capital or gain open-market support to increase liquidity. How can you stand out and effectively deliver your message and build relationships that can make a difference?
CEM provides unique opportunities to build relationships with key contacts in the investment community. Through our partners’ fund at CEM Capital and over 10 years of curating an exclusive investor database, this allows YOU to just show up. We have done the legwork.
Our five-pillared approach:
Partner’s Fund: our mandate is to seek investment opportunities and grow our capital to align with our investment community.
Events: our destination events link public and private issuers with top-tier investors through 1:1 meetings and networking at select venues across North America.
Virtual: these online meetings keep our issuers and investors connected throughout the year.
Executive: Our strategic consulting service focuses on executive leadership talent acquisition & development for public and private issuers.
Advisory: The latest addition to our suite of services, supporting CEO’s in optimizing their communication skills.
We curate valuable experiences to connect capital with opportunity.
For CIO, Managing Partner & Co-Founder, Neil Currie, family comes first with Fiancé Cally, baby Leo and Django at the centre of his world. Neil loves buying stock, golfing, snowboarding, & collecting wine. Neil has great respect for his clients that have helped shape CEM into what it is today!
CEM's other Managing Partner & Co-Founder, Howard Fitch, has been involved in the markets since 1995 and loves organizing events, creating new relationships; golfing, skiing, travelling & playing the market. He is grateful to have a fantastic team at CEM!
CEM's third Partner, Matt Fleming, loves relationship building with his 25 years of market experience. From StockHouse to VantageWire to CEM, Matt keeps busy with the constant need for outreach from issuers. Downtime is spent with family and friends enjoying BC.
Ryan Iverson heads Capital Event’s investment division CEM Partner's Fund as the Portfolio Manager & Partner. When not navigating the markets you can find him sailing, fishing & playing/watching most sports. Ryan likes to celebrate his wins & any statutory holiday.
Over the past 25 plus years Patrick has worked with numerous CEOs and senior leaders, to grow their businesses and attract investors. He combines his decades of practical hands-on experience with years of study in the areas of strategy, performance management, behavioural economics, and communication methodologies to positively impact business outcomes.
Tori Hacking, CEM's Vice President, has been at CEM for over 5 years. Tori has always really enjoyed planning events and organizing group activities. She loves being surrounded by family and friends, and her 2 young daughters have easily become the centre of her world.
Cody Bailey was born and raised in North Vancouver, BC. Prior to joining the Investor Relations team at CEM, Cody worked in the insurance industry with a focus on contract bonding while working through his business degree in accounting and finance. Cody grew up playing many sports, but found a love for basketball, baseball and golf. On weekends, Cody loves relaxing and enjoying a nice bottle of wine with his close friends and family.
Alicia McDonald grew up in Prince Rupert, BC and has been living in Vancouver since 2009. Alicia is customer service focused and brings a strong background in administration and event planning to the CEM team. Armed with creative problem solving and quick wit, Alicia is an active member of our onsite coordination team at our events. On weekends, Alicia enjoys binge watching reality tv shows and throwing punches at boxing class.
Chantelle Sithóle keeps everyone organized and on track at CEM. She was born in Zimbabwe, grew up in England & has been in Vancouver for the majority of her life. She greatly values her relationship with her mum & close circle of friends. When she’s not at the office, she’s likely enjoying a great glass of wine.
Our administrative assistant, Rachael Fitch, has been with CEM for 3 years and keeps the wheel spinning with her superb attention to detail. Rachael considers herself a walking wikipedia page of pop culture trivia and enjoys drawing, baseball, television and collecting office supplies she does not really need!
Everyone's favourite UX designer and front-end developer. Wild mushroom forager, pizza dough handler, tomato gardener, and a father to a wild cat named Gary. Can be found late at night missing shots at your local basketball court. Not to be trusted with investment advice!
Digital Marketing consultant and principal of ZH Consulting, Zia Hirji, has been working with CEM for 3 years. He has a track record of achieving success through making strategic, data-driven decisions with a focus on ROI. When he's not working you can find him cooking something delicious or searching for the next greatest dance record.
It has been a great week and doing the calls that you guys are setting up is a big part of the reason why we can’t wait to get to a live CEM conference again!
MustGrow Biologics Corp.
We have been working closely with the principals of Capital Event Management for a number of years now and have always been highly impressed on the number of high quality investor meetings that they have arranged, both at their live events and more recently during these challenging times with their Virtual One-on-One Meeting Series via Zoom.
We highly endorse and recommend Capital Event Management to our peers.
Trilogy Metals Inc.
Capital Event provides top-tier interaction between quality, sophisticated investors and firms, and companies that provide unique opportunities for capital growth.
Barrian Mining Corp.
Howard and his team at Capital Events have delivered tremendous value through their Virtual 1on1 Meeting package. After our calls, TAAL has experienced increased trading volume and continued follow up conversations with significant investors. Highly recommend this to any issuer.