Case Studies

Case Studies

Our team of experienced commercial banking professionals have all channeled their entrepreneurial spirit by leaving their nine-to-fives and embarking on this new journey. We left the banks in order to help our clients find the right financing package, regardless of which financing partner it comes from.

Rokstad Power

Rokstad Power is a leading distribution and transmission construction company that operates across the United States and Canada. They offer a full suite of power line contracting services to their customers, including immediate emergency and storm response, distribution, transmission, live line work and much more. Rokstad Power works with various public and private sector organizations, including municipalities, power and communication utilities, and mining companies.

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Clearline CPA

Clearline Chartered Professional Accountants is a full-service accounting, taxation and advisory firm that services the Lower Mainland, with offices in Vancouver, Burnaby, Surrey, and North Vancouver. Their expert team delivers integrated audit, tax and financial advice to businesses and personal clients, helping them take control of their finances and reach their goals. 

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YESA

YES Acquisitions Ltd. (YESA) is a sales and business development training agency. Its founders had previously founded and developed Ledcor Group’s LTS Sales organization, during which time they identified a hole in the market with respect to sales training, including business-to-consumer and business-to-business sales. They utilized their industry knowledge and experience to found YESA and its two primary programs: YESAcademy and YESAcquisitions.

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The Westlund Group

For 30+ years, the Westlund Group of Companies have built a number of successful business ventures in multiple industries. The centrepiece of their current work is the Westlund Building, which features an open concept co-working space in Langley, BC.

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Farmhouse Brewing Co.

Farmhouse Brewing Co. (FBC) is an up-and-coming, farm-based micro-brewery located in Chilliwack, BC. FBC strives to be a sustainable, local, family business that honours the agricultural spirit of the area. Plans include tours of the brewery, hops fields and gardens, allowing visitors to learn about the brewery’s processes, while enjoying the surrounding amenities.

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Avanica

Avanica is a high-end furniture manufacturer, retailer and wholesaler, that is dedicated to enriching spaces aesthetically and functionally. They work closely with craftspeople in Indonesia, manufacturing and importing wood products to sell throughout Canada through their Toronto warehouse and new Calgary showroom.

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Diverse Properties

Diverse is a leading developer in the Fraser Valley and focuses on commercial, residential and recreational real estate in a variety of asset classes (raw land & buildings) in Western Canada. From property acquisition and development, to capital raising, to the actual construction, Diverse is able to guarantee customers and/or investors the highest level of quality from step one all the way to completion.

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Anatech

Anatech is one of the leading Canadian distributors of sports medicine products. Their Canadian manufacturing shop produces Anatech branded off-the-shelf braces, and they are one of the few companies that continue to offer custom bracing. They also manufacture several private label lines for companies across Canada.

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Valley Carriers

Valley Carriers is a multi-generational, family owned log hauling, trucking, and specialty transportation company with hubs based in Merritt and Abbotsford, BC, and operations reaching into Alberta and Washington. They haul wood residuals, soil, bark mulch, logs, grain, mushroom manure, and more. Currently, Valley Carriers has a fleet size of nearly fifty trucks and employs over 100 people.

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Lonsdale Event Rentals

Lonsdale Event Rentals is a party and event equipment rental company located in Burnaby, British Columbia. Since their inception in 1972, they have been supplying the Lower Mainland with quality rental products including tables, chairs, glassware, and table wares to ensure that every client’s event is a success. Since day one, they have done this through strong values of friendly service, dependability, and quality products.

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Trinity Power Rentals

Trinity Power Rentals is a specialist provider of turn-key industrial and commercial temporary power solutions across North America. Founded in 1999 with beginnings in the film industry, Trinity Power equipment can be found in every province, state and industry across North America including: construction, mining, utilities, pipelines, oil and gas, manufacturing, large events and film, infrastructure and major projects. From emergency outages and planned shutdowns to new construction and expansion, Trinity Power has the experience, knowledge and passion to help their client’s projects succeed.

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Field House Brewing

In less than two years, Field House had grown substantially, more than doubling its beer production – Josh approached Ashdown, looking for a partner that would be excited to build a relationship and handle all aspects of finding the financing Field House required to bring its full vision to fruition. Ashdown’s relationship and collaborative based approach fit well with what Field House was looking for, and we started working on multiple financing requests as they came up.

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LSJ Publishing

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Wiebe Properties

Wiebe Properties has been building and managing multi-family residential, commercial and industrial buildings for almost 50 years. Wiebe Properties is recognized as a leading owner-operator of purpose-built housing, committed to providing much-needed quality rental accommodations to the communities of the FraserValley.

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Grace & Stella

Grace and Stella, headquartered in Vancouver, British Columbia is an e-commerce focused skincare and beauty brand which includes the popular Dr.Pedicure line of products. The company sells throughout North America and Europe and is planning to add further international markets, including in Asia.

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Heritage Gardens

Heritage Gardens is Metro Vancouver’s newest cemetary, and the first cemetary to open in over 50 years. Founders Tom and Trevor Crean represent two of four generations of a family legacy of serving the bereaved. Tom’s grandfather established Kearney Funeral Services in 1908, a family business which carries on to this day. Due to the close relationship between funeral homes and cemeteries, Tom & Trevor became familiar with cemetery operations over their combined five decades in funeral service.

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Novo Textiles

Novo Textiles was founded in 1994 by Jason Zanatta. Novo manufactures and distributes high quality home textiles to retail, hospitality and home design companies across North America. You can find their products across North America at named retailers such as Costco, Walmart, Sleep Country and Amazon.

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