March 10, 2020- As part of a pilot initiative, JA Company Program students in the Lower Mainland who finalized their student-run business product ideas, were invited to produce a 30 second commercial for a showcase and competition.

On March 9th, students along with judges and guests gathered at Deloitte Vancouver for the video viewing party and awards.

Ten businesses participated. Check out the award winners:


1st Place: Tao Plants

Location: KPMG. About: House plants, herb kits

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2nd Place: U Sleep.

Location: North Shore Elite Education. About: Hoodie with inflatable neck pillow

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3rd Place: Parabox

Location: Tangerine Bank. About: Themed gift boxes

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Thank you to our Judges:

  • Casey Era, Business Development Manager, Peninsula Canada
  • Balma Benbella, Manager of Customer Experience, TD Canada Trust
  • Jerome Manuel, Strategy Lead, Artflute
  •  Sariah Conor, JABC Alumna

Thank you to our Host: Sam Edwardes, Deloitte Vancouver