Hockey Canada's International Marketing Partners are key to the health of hockey in Canada.
The official equipment provider to Team Canada, Bauer has been helping kids aged 6-10 fall in love with hockey for years through their First Shift program. For a small fee, The First Shift allows anyone with an interest in the game of hockey the chance to play and learn with all necessary gear and equipment during six on-ice sessions.
Founded in 1987 by Barry F. Lorenzetti, BFL CANADA is one of the largest employee-owned and operated Risk Management, Insurance Brokerage and Employee Benefits consulting services firms in North America. At BFL CANADA, hockey has always been a story of passion. The company has demonstrated it over the years through its involvement and especially its support of women’s hockey in various sponsorship programs with Hockey Canada.
Scotiabank is a leading financial institution. Scotiabank’s Community Hockey Sponsorship Program has supported over one million kids and counting through its involvement with minor hockey teams in communities across Canada since 2008.
In its third sponsorship term, TIMBER MART continues to host its successful online FanPhoto contest which encourages Canadians to show them what hockey means to them through photos for a chance to win a trip to the IIHF World Junior Championships. Founded in 1967, TIMBER MART is the largest national member-owned buying group in Canada for the true independent entrepreneur. With hundreds of independent building-material and hardware retailers, commercial dealers and manufacturers located in every province across the country, TIMBER MART provides its extensive dealer network with a menu of competitive buying programs, comprehensive marketing services and personalized support to drive independent business success.