Sponsor/Exhibitor Program 2020

Sponsor/Exhibitor Program 2020



2020 Exhibitor List


“We’re Innovating Today for a Healthier Tomorrow”

Through a steadfast commitment to research, technology and state-of-the-art manufacturing, Abbott has developed a diverse portfolio of breakthrough diabetes products designed to meet the needs of each unique patient. Our innovative product development program is responsible for several groundbreaking technologies. Keep looking to our dedicated teams for the next generation of highly innovative and effective glucose monitoring products. We aim to set the standard for helping patients and healthcare providers to potentially achieve the best health outcomes.


B. Braun Canada

B. Braun supplies the global healthcare market with products for anesthesia, intensive medicine, cardiology, extra corporeal blood treatment and surgery, as well as services for hospitals, general practitioners and the homecare sector.

Through dialogue with those who are using B. Braun's products on a daily basis, the company is continually gaining new knowledge which it incorporates into product development. In this way, the company contributes with innovative products and services towards optimizing working procedures in hospitals and medical practices all over the world and improving safety – for patients, doctors and nursing staff.



GSK is a science-led global healthcare company with a special purpose: to help people do more, feel better, live longer. For further information, please visit www.ca.gsk.com

Offering medical and pharmacy products and automation to the Canadian healthcare market for over twenty-five years



Since 1990, Healthmark has developed an excellent reputation for providing innovative pharmacy and IV products, as well as systems that offer cost-effectiveness, production efficiencies, safety and ease of use. This reputation has been built on a comprehensive line of products addressing pharmacies (Hospital, Oncology Centres, Retail, Long Term Care, Home Infusion, Compounding and Corrections) needs for unit dose packaging and dispensing as well as intravenous and chemotherapy drug preparation. This has expanded over the years to include automated systems for inventory management, Vial filling/Pill counting, Will-call retrieval, Packaging verification and much more.

With many thousands of pieces of equipment in facilities across Canada we have a strong record of dedicated after sales service and technical support.

Our unique expertise in medication packaging combined with customer demand has enabled us to establish a RePackaging Outsource Production Facility. Our customers drop ship bulk oral meds and we send back custom labelled unit dose oral liquids in cups, syringes, blister cards, pouches, and more. Recently we have launched our first commercial oral unit dose liquid product.

We continue to acquire new products that offer our clients innovative and safety oriented - cost-effective solutions including a line of latest technology RFID solutions for accurate drug inventory management.

We thank you for your interest and continued support.


JAMP Pharma

JAMP Pharma is the fastest growing generic company in Canada. Since 2008, its revenues have shown an annual compound growth rate of 40%. JAMP proudly ranks amongst the top generic companies based on the size of its portfolio. With more than 250 Rx and OTC products, JAMP fills important product gaps in the generic market.

Recently an exclusive partnership with Alvotech was announced to supply and commercialize leading biosimilar drugs, which empowers JAMP to become a major player in the Canadian biosimilar market. This historic agreement reaffirms our mission to improve access to affordable medicines for all Canadians.

Stop by our booth to learn how JAMP Pharma is rethinking the generic business!


MLT Aikins LLP

MLT Aikins LLP is a full-service law firm of approximately 240 lawyers with a deep commitment to Western Canada and an understanding of this market’s unique legal and business landscapes.

With offices in Winnipeg, Regina, Saskatoon, Calgary, Edmonton and Vancouver, MLT Aikins is one of the largest law firms in Canada. We have the bench strength and geographic scope to meet the increasingly complex needs of clients – from the personal concerns of individuals to the highly sophisticated and comprehensive requirements of major business enterprises.

MLT Aikins is the result of the merger of two distinguished law firms, MacPherson Leslie & Tyerman LLP (MLT) and Aikins, MacAulay & Thorvaldson LLP (Aikins), whose roots date back to 1920 and 1879, respectively. As Western Canada has grown and expanded, we’ve been there. Our firm has been a part of major milestones that have shaped our nation.


Orange Theory

We are a 1-hour full body, group workout that makes it simple for you to get More Life. We focus on heart-rate-based training guaranteed to produce results from the inside out. Our workout is backed by science and proven to burn more calories post workout. Tracked by technology, so you can monitor your results in real time. Each workout is inspired and led by certified fitness coaches to make sure you don't over train or under train.


Ozturk Financial Services

Our mission is to provide the service environment that allows Canadians to confidently plan, save, invest and protect their wealth. Our value as planners is to inspire the best choices from the limitless opportunities the market affords, based on proven, time tested principles so that our clients can reap the benefits of personalized plans that yield positive results over time, in any market conditions.

Our clients are upwardly mobile, goal-oriented, and often, entrepreneurial people for whom we solve financial uncertainty and guide in wealth building. Their interest in registered retirement plans, tax free accounts, mortgages, life and disability insurance or successful investment and tax strategies, means that we access the full spectrum of possibilities available to us as independent planners. In providing excellent service that matches clients with the most beneficial plan and product, we build valuable, long lasting relationships.

Oguzhan Ozturk, OZTURK Financial Services / Investia Financial Services

190-2727 Portage Avenue Winnipeg, MB  R3J 0R2

www.ozturkfinancial.com  Oguzhan@OzturkFinancial.com


Pfizer Canada

Pfizer Canada ULC is the Canadian operation of Pfizer Inc., one of the world's leading biopharmaceutical companies. Our diversified health care portfolio includes some of the world’s best known and most prescribed medicines and vaccines. At Pfizer, our colleagues work to deliver Breakthroughs that change patients' livesTM. To learn more about Pfizer Canada, visit pfizer.ca or you can follow us on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter or YouTube.



A national co-operative since 1999, PharmaChoice has provided independent pharmacies the unmatched opportunity to maximize profit while operating as a true independent.  At PharmaChoice, our strength lies in the sustainability of this independence. Today, more than 800+ independent pharmacies have made PharmaChoice their choice, generating approximately $2B in annual retail sales. With a dedicated team providing a full suite of essential services the PharmaChoice model is designed to accommodate pharmacies of all types, both urban and rural.  As a co-operative, all owners are treated equally and share proportionally in the bottom line.  Our mission is to be responsive to the needs of our members while embracing their identity and celebrating their place in the community.


Rubicon Pharmacies

Rubicon Pharmacies is the leading independent pharmacy operator in Canada, currently operating 105 pharmacies across Western Canada.  At Rubicon Pharmacies our mission is simple; we provide leading pharmacy care.  We are committed to providing the highest quality experience for the people we serve with a focus on improving life.  Our Rubicon team knows what it takes to be a customer focused business, treating employees with respect, and maintaining pharmacy legacy in the communities we serve.


Sanofi Pasteur

Sanofi Pasteur, the vaccines division of Sanofi, provides more than 1 billion doses of vaccine each year, making it possible to immunize more than 500 million people across the globe. A world leader in the vaccine industry, Sanofi Pasteur produces a portfolio of high quality vaccines that matches its areas of expertise and meets public-health demand. The company's heritage, to create vaccines that protect life, dates back more than a century. Founded as “Connaught Antitoxin Laboratories” in 1914, Sanofi Pasteur’s Canadian facility has supported numerous scientific breakthroughs while making significant public health contributions.


The Blando Group Scotia Wealth Management

Scotia Wealth Management is an innovative team –based approach to wealth management that addresses the entirety of your life – your family, your business, your future – one facet at a time.  Our Scotia Wealth Management specialists bring their skills and expertise to the consideration of what you’ve accumulated – and how best to administer through life’s changes.  From financial counsel on managing your wealth to careful contemplation of how to transfer it to future generations, it’s your thinking, combined with our thinking, to create Enriched Thinking™.


The College of Pharmacy, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences, at the University of Manitoba

The College of Pharmacy, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences, at the University of Manitoba has been fulfilling the mission of educating students to become competent, responsible pharmacists for more than a century.  Our graduates utilize their knowledge and skills to improve individual and community health outcomes.

Our students value our supportive environment where they are challenged intellectually and benefit from an interprofessional education.  We are proud of our teaching and research expertise, our dedicated staff, and our strong alumni support.

With a focus on innovation, we continue to develop new research opportunities based on close collaboration between our pharmaceutical sciences, clinical and pharmacy practice researchers.  Faculty and students of the College continue to be recognized at the provincial, national and international levels through their research, academic programs, and participation in scientific societies, boards and committees.  The College strives to serve the needs of our diverse society, including our rural and northern communities, those with chronic diseases and our aging population.  We strongly value partnerships, and will continue to engage our communities and work together to ensure optimal medication use for Manitobans.


The Manitoba Fitness Council

The Manitoba Fitness Council (MFC) is the local organization that represents the National Fitness Leaders Alliance or NFLA.   The NFLA/ MFC is also a member of ICREPS, the International College of Exercise Register.

MFC offers these nationally recognized training standards to potential fitness leaders in Manitoba. MFC has also been partnering with the Province of Manitoba for over 20 years to provide approved fitness leadership certification.

The Manitoba Fitness Council is a non-profit organization that has been certifying fitness leaders since 1986 and currently has over 1052 Fitness Leader members in the Province of Manitoba.

The Manitoba Fitness Council provides its members with ongoing educational opportunities through workshops, conferences and newsletters. MFC is an organization that strives for excellence both in the education and training that we provide and the leaders that we send out into Manitoba Communities.

Our leaders are Physical Fitness Ambassadors who help lead our communities towards better health and well being


Xenex Labs

Xenex Labs Inc. is a Health Canada and US FDA GMP Approved distributor of Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (APIs), chemicals, and bases. For over 40 years, we have been driving excellence in sourcing and manufacturing with quality as the pinnacle of our focus. Our vision is to become an invaluable partner in your compounding practice by providing services, products, and insights to make sure you can succeed and provide your patients with the highest quality care.


Pharmacists Manitoba is an organization whose purpose is to unify and advance the pharmacy profession in Manitoba and to inspire excellence in practice and promote the value of pharmacists' professional services.  The Pharmacists Manitoba Conference is held each year in Winnipeg with the purpose of inspiring and educating pharmacists in Manitoba. 


This event brings together pharmacists, pharmacy owners and pharmacy students from across the province – this is the largest pharmacy gathering in the province each year! These professionals come to this event to expand their practice knowledge and develop new approaches to treating patients.  This is a great opportunity to reach out to our delegates and showcase your products and services during this educational event. 


We are asking for your support in sponsorship dollars which will benefit our delegates by keeping down the cost of registration and allow us to continue to offer exceptional continuing education sessions that are relevant and current to today’s pharmacists in Manitoba. 


New this year, we have restructured our sponsor/exhibitor package to allow you to select the options that work best for your organization.  Build on our Starter Package with customized options. The winner of our early sponsor registration draw (before January 10th) is Xenex Laboratories – they receive a full-page advertisement in our conference issue of our journal.


Sponsorship Starter Package $2,100

  • 1 Exhibit Booth (exhibit venue is open the Saturday morning, break and lunch = 2.5 hours)
  • 2 Exhibitor Saturday Day Registration
  • 1 Friday Welcome Reception Ticket
  • Recognition in print, conference app and social media
  • Customize your starter package* - click here  for full details


*Customize your Starter Package to make a lasting impression with our delegates!  Give us a call 204-956-6680/email mhilland@pharmacistsmb.ca to discuss options that fit your goals and budget. 


To sponsor and/or exhibit at the 2020 Pharmacists Manitoba Conference please email Marnie Hilland at mhilland@pharmacistsmb.ca