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Vendor Village

If you're looking for great future-thinking businesses, you need look no further than the @MarketPlace Conference. We feature a number of exhibitors in our Vendor Village dedicated to bringing you creative and imaginative products and services.

If you would like to showcase your business at the conference we have a number of Vendor Village tickets available. You'll get an exhibition table in our Vendor Village, along with a full-day pass to the entire @MarketPlace Conference!


Take a look at some of the great businesses showcasing their services at the @MarketPlace Vendor Village.


For more than 100 years, TELUS has been delivering innovative telecommunications solutions to Canadians. Our dedication to improving the lives of Canadians has helped us spread our roots from British Columbia and Alberta to become the country's second largest telecommunications company.

Today, TELUS is unleashing the power of the Internet to deliver the best solutions to Canadians at home, in the workplace and on the move. We provide a wide range of communications products and services including data, Internet protocol (IP), voice, wireless, entertainment and video.

DSGN Network  

The DSGN network is working towards providing an end-to-end creative solution building on the incredible talents of freelancers and creative professionals. From graphic and web design, Social Media and electronic communications all the way through to photography, video and eventually other creative fields.


Skylight specializes in communicating your message through cinematic, creative and impacting video. Our goal, as a full service video production house is to help you tell your story. Whether it is a commercial, promotional or informational video, we make your video a cinematic experience. We provide creative ideas, professional results and cinematic storytelling.

Ultimate Vision  

Ultimate Vision Web Design & Consulting provides the following services for individuals and businesses of any size: web design & development, domain name registration, web hosting, computer support, computer repairs, computer sales, graphic design, seo, backup services, virus and spyware removal, digital photography, html newsletters, database development, and more.


FERI has adorned stars at most red carpet events in the last few years!

On February 14, 2012, FERI was featured on The View, ABC's #1 Daytime Show, where over 200 audience members stood on their feet cheering and yelling when they found out they were going home with their own FERI Tender Heart Pendant!

Better yet, Barbara Walters was speechless!

Sherwood Digital Copy & Print  


In addition to our full line of offset, design, wide format, banners and digital copy products, we have complimented our services with the addition of 1,000s of Specialty Advertising products that can help you promote your business. We are now a direct distributer of just about any imprinted product that will stretch your imagination but not your budget. Visit our custom product web site.


Founded in 1998 VocaLinks Inc. specializes in personal and professional productivity, speech to text, and text to speech technologies and training.

Our specialty in developing, implementing and training technology solutions for Education, Healthcare and Business throughout Ontario have made us an industry leader in Speech, Assistive and Educational technology. In addition to providing customer solutions, we also serve as Canada's only SMART Technologies Certified Training Center.

VocaLinks is very proud to have become Canada's first Nuance Dragon NaturallySpeaking Gold Certified Partner and we are home to the largest team of Dragon speech recognition specialists in Canada.

Arbonne   The idea to provide skin care products unparalleled in quality and effectiveness developed in Switzerland in 1975, when one man, Petter Mørck, together with a group of leading bio-chemists, biologists and herbalists, fulfilled his vision and founded Arbonne.

Arbonne's skin care products, based on botanical principles, became a reality in the United States in 1980 and are now shared throughout the world through Arbonne's network of Independent Consultants. Building on these same founding principles, Arbonne's product line has since grown to include both inner and outer health and beauty products that are unparalleled in quality, safety, value, benefits and results!
Kate's Kookies  

Kate's Kookies specializes in hand-made, gourmet shortbread cookies. Gourmet shortbread melts in your mouth, and Kate's Kookies is sure to give you the buttery, decadent flavour you would expect.

All of Kate's Kookies are fresh-baked, made without any preservatives. Only quality ingredients are used, and cookies are carefully prepared by someone with that special 'baker's touch'. Kate's Kookies focuses on two signature flavours: chocolate caramel shortbread and butterscotch toffee shortbread.


Libro Financial Group is a full-service financial institution that continues to grow annually at a double-digit rate. The credit union has 57,000 customer-owners, 15 branches, a contact centre and online and mobile banking through Libro manages more than $2.0 billion in assets.

Libro has come a long way since 1951 when Dutch immigrant farmers formed a co-operative financial institution similar to ones back in the Netherlands. Membership grew to include families and businesses across southwestern Ontario. Libro owners today come from all walks of life and backgrounds. As the largest credit union in southwestern Ontario, Libro is committed to providing the coaching and advice you need to prosper. We want you to own your life™.

Grand River Shows   Grand River Shows, a division of Waterloo Region Record and Metroland Media, produces and manages top quality consumer shows in the Waterloo Region. Our exciting show line up includes: Waterloo Region Food & Drink, Wedding Dreams, Total Woman Show, Jewellery Fashion & Gift Show, and Artworks.


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