British Columbia Institute of technology is BC’s largest post-secondary institution. BCIT offers part-time and full-time courses and programs in technology, trades, engineering, business, and health.

Big thank you to High-Tech Professional programs at BCIT for sponsoring the venue for WordCamp Vancouver 2013. For more information about BCIT’s computing programs, visit:bcit.ca/computing

Pacific Ocean



Bluehost has been a WordPress partner since 2005 and powers over one million WordPress sites. Their goal is to provide outstanding hosting services and customer support for the best possible price. Bluehost is also constantly innovating and upgrading their services and infrastructure at no additional cost to their customers. Join the millions of other website owners that have already chosen Bluehost and see how they can help you with your site.

Visit bluehost.com for more details

Georgia Strait


DreamHost is a global Web hosting and cloud services provider with over 350,000 customers and 1.2 million blogs, websites and apps hosted. The company offers a wide spectrum of Web hosting and cloud services including Shared Hosting, Virtual Private Servers (VPS), Dedicated Server Hosting, Domain Name Registration, the cloud storage service, DreamObjects, and the cloud computing service DreamCompute. Please visit DreamHost.com for more information.

Washington State University

Founded as the people’s university in 1890 in Pullman, Washington State University seeks to fulfill its mission by transforming lives globally through world-class education, research, and community outreach. More than 26,000 students attend WSU at campuses in Pullman, Spokane, the Tri-Cities, and Vancouver, as well as through the Global Campus, a nationally recognized online learning environment serving people worldwide.
Because of a shared philosophy about serving the public good, the University is committed to being a leader in the WordPress community and in improving the web.

Burrard Inlet

Code Poet

If you use WordPress to build things for other people, we want to make your life easier. No matter whether you freelance on a solo basis, lead a small web shop, make plugins in a dark closet, or crack the whip at a large design firm, our aim is to become your go-to source of information and resources to help you expand your WordPress skills and know-how. To make you better at what you do. To make it easier to make your living and look great doing it.

You’re part of a tribe of WordPress designers and developers over 10,000 strong, spanning the entire globe. CodePoet.com aims to bring the working knowledge and real world strategies of those people into one place, for you tap into.

CA Cloud

CA Cloud is the leading provider of on-demand cloud hosting services in Canada with enterprise infrastructure, easy-to-use tools, and guaranteed performance with a click of the mouse. CA Cloud offers prebuilt high performance Elastic Cloud Servers, fully scalable resource pools at a fixed cost, and easy to use Shared Cloud Hosting and CDN with everything you need to build WordPress sites and Blogs in less than a minute, or SaaS Applications and databases for webapps. CA Cloud IS 100% Canadian-owned. Get 1 month free with promocode WORDCAMP2013.

Sparkjoy Studios

Sparkjoy Studios is a Vancouver web agency focused on client relationships that function like partnerships. We create web assets and craft people and search-friendly content for our clients. Sparkjoy specializes in using WordPress for blogs, event ticketing, content management, and as a framework for custom plugins and web applications.

False Creek


10up is a premium web agency that imagines, builds, and grows amazing websites with WordPress. 10up serves an outstanding collection of clients, ranging from small family businesses to diverse WordPress.com VIP clients like TechCrunch, Time Inc, Universal Sports, and Trulia, to universities like Bates College and the University of Rhode Island. With 30 full-time employees, including over a dozen credited core contributors to WordPress, team 10up has the talent and know how to conquer any project. See 10up.com for more details.

Forge and Smith

Forge and Smith is a boutique web agency comprised of web craftsmen who instil every project with attention to detail, deep experience and focused passion. A job worth doing is worth doing right is their motto and they tackle it with fierce determination and uncompromising commitment to quality. Visit forgeandsmith.com for more details.


SFNdesign is a custom WordPress Theme and Plugin development shop. It specializes in eCommerce and membership sites, typically building components that simply don’t exist already, like member to member comments or user based icons. Visit curtismchale.ca for more details


WPML makes it easy to build and run multilingual WordPress websites. You’ll be able to translate everything in the site, including content, navigation, widgets and even theme and plugin texts. WPML powers over 150,000 commercial websites from all over the world. It runs with custom WordPress themes, free themes and commercial themes.

Want to go multilingual? Visit us at WPML.org

KIMBO Design

KIMBO Design Inc. is a digital agency that has been in business for more than 12 years. We specialize in graphic design, integrated communications and marketing for web and print. As an award winning creative agency, KIMBO Design is dedicated to encouraging engagement and enhancing comprehension through visual storytelling. With our clean, modern and minimalist signature style, we produce innovative, effective and sustainable creative.


JukeBox Print Shop

Jukeboxprint.com is committed to excellent customer service, leading edge products and great quality.

We are known worldwide for our business cards and the latest and most innovative print products – check them out on our website http://www.jukeboxprint.com or our Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/Jukeboxprint. We believe high quality printing should not mean high prices.

We’d like to thank JukeBox Print Shop for helping us cut the costs down for all printed materials at WordCamp Vancouver!

Trout Lake

Michael Swanton

Visit http://swantondesign.com for more details.

IvyCat Web Services

Visit ivycat.com/wordpress for more details.

Zen Launch Pad

Visit zenlaunchpad.com for more details