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MARPAC EXPO 2015

Hundreds of people converged on the Naden Athletic Centre last Thursday to check out more than 120 local vendors offering education, recreation and wellness products and services. Organized by the Lookout newspaper, with support from the Base Personnel Selection Office, the event was in direct support of the base’s growing health and wellness movement. Big thanks to sponsors Hotel Grand Pacific and Laser Centers for Health, whose financial contribution made it possible to offer 500 free meals for Deadbeetz and Street Car Named New Orleans Food Trucks and free coffee from Serious Coffee.

100 plus Vendors
from education to recreation to health services to local businesses!!

Schools

Camosun College
CDI College
BCIT Legion Military Skills Conversion Program
Royal Roads University
Royal Military College of Canada
University of Manitoba
UVic, Division of Continuing Studies
University of Athabasca
Westshore Learning Centre
West Coast College of Massage
Eaton Education Group (NEW!)
Pacific Design Academy
Sprott Shaw Community College
Third Quarter / Skills Connect
West Mont Montessori
Richard Mar Hair School
Q College

Health and Wellness
Admirals Walk Optometry Clinic (NEW!)
Base Chaplains
BC Schizophrenia Society of Victoria
BC Responsible and Problem Gambling Program
Big Brothers and Big Sisters
Canadian Diabetes Association
Capital Regional District (CRD)
Capital Mental Health
Do Terra Essential Oils
EAP
Health Promotion
Heart and Stroke
Health Partners
Island Hand Therapy Clinic
Island Health Tobacco Prevention
K. McLellan Acupuncture
Laser Centres for Health (Sponsor)
MARPAC Health and Wellness Strategy
MFRC
Monarch House
Muscle Mlk (NEW!)
Norwex Chemical Free
Products (NEW!)
Prostrate Centre
Progressive Chiropractic
PSP Sports and Fitness
Quit Now (NEW!)
Saanich Volunteer Society
Sunshine Coast Health Centre (NEW!)
Synergy Health Centre (NEW!)
Victoria Massage Clinic (NEW!)

 

Recreation
Accent Inns
Delta Hotels (NEW!)
Crown Isle Golf and Resort (NEW!)
Esquimalt Parks and Recreation(NEW!)
Expedia Cruise Ship Centers Victoria(NEW!)
Hallmark Hotels (NEW!)
Holiday Inn Comox
Hotel Grand Pacific (Sponsor)
IMAX
KGeez Cycle – electric bikes NEW!
Mount Washington Alpine Resort
Sandman Hotels
Strathcona Hotel & Sticky Wicket
Silver Birch Hotels (NEW!)
Tigh-Na-Mara Seaside Spa and Resort (NEW!)
Olympic View Golf Course
Wild Play Element Parks
Victoria Flying Club

Base Clubs
Aquarius Dive Club
Base Motorcycle Club
Kayak Club
Work Point Garden Club
CF Golf Club
CF Sailing Association

Financial
Cooper Financial Services (NEW!)
Investors Group-Lauren Lavallee (NEW!)
National Bank of Canada
Rick Burns – Edwards Jones (NEW!)
Scotia Bank
SISIP

Military
BPSO
Cadets Canada
CHRSC (P) – LCC
(DND) Employment Equity
FMF HR
Fleet Diving Unit (Pacific)
Royal Canadian Legion
Search and Rescue Technicians
Wounded Warriors

Sports and Fitness
Navy Run
TC 10K
Victoria Goddess Run
New Balance

Real Estate
Melissa Kurtz – Pemberton Holmes Realtor
Select Mortgages – Lori Lenaghan
Re/Max Stan Burns

Local Businesses
Arbonne – Joleen Hurteau
Arbor Memorial
CANEX
Chase Office Interiors
Columbia Fuels
Columbia Fire and Safety
Coast Capital Insurance (NEW!)
COSTCO
Elite Sports Wear (NEW!)
Hazmasters
Hemminger Law Group (NEW!)
Island Return It
Landsharkz Coins
Keycorp Development and Marketing
MacPherson Bradford Group Insurance
Max International (NEW!)
New Hope Blinds (NEW!)
Ralph’s Radio (NEW!)
Rousseau Metal Inc (NEW!)
Shaw Cable
Top Shelf Bookkeeping
Tupperware – Healthy Lunch Solutions
Westshore U Lock Mini Storage

Outside
Ladysmith Auto NEW!
Saunders Subaru NEW!

Sponsors
Hotel Grand Pacific
Laser Centres for Health
Jack FM

 

 

Gallery of the expo

 

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