Katie has nine years’ experience in crafting marketing and communications strategies and tactics, and helps the team at First West Capital build strong partner-focused relationships, articulate brand identity and execute business development activities.

Previously, Katie was the Membership and Marketing Coordinator, and Marketing and Communications Coordinator, at the Vancouver Regional Construction Association. She also held the position of Marketing and Community Relations Coordinator at Wesbild Holdings, and was a sales representative for radio and print advertising in Vancouver.

Katie graduated from the British Columbia Institute of Technology with a Diploma of Technology in Marketing Management, Communications, and received her Associate of Arts, General Arts, from Kwantlen Polytechnic University.

Recent posts by Katie Barthel

First West Capital attends Calgary Chamber of Commerce Small Business Conference Oct 25, 2016

Adil Lalani

Our Regional Director, Southern Alberta, Adil Lalani represented First West Capital at the Calgary Chamber of Commerce Small Business Conference last week. According to the Calgary Herald, the conference experienced a record turnout and doubled their attendance from last year. “Calgary small businesses are still thriving, and optimistic, despite the economy. Events like this one go to show that there are many opportunities to continue to grow,” says Adil.

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Event: ACG Toronto Capital Connection, Nov 15-16 Oct 19, 2016


Join First West Capital Regional Director, Ontario, David Hastie, at the 14th Annual ACG Toronto Capital Connection – Canada’s largest and most prominent debt and equity marketplace. The event brings together mid-market company executives, business owners, intermediaries and service providers with influential executives from Canadian and US private equity firms, banks and specialty financial institutions.

Register here