First West Capital brings its expertise to Ontario; introduces new Regional Director. Mar 17, 2016

David Hastie joins the growing First West Capital team to head up major expansion plans in Ontario.

Langley, B.C. – First West Capital has set its sights on the Ontario market and is proud to announce the appointment of its regional director, David Hastie who will be leading the charge in Toronto. With over 12 years of experience in investment and commercial banking, David will provide entrepreneurs with the customized, responsive and partner-focused service that First West Capital is known for.

Continue Reading

First West Capital funds $1 million expansion deal for ESPRO Inc. Sep 10, 2014

Vancouver-based coffee and tea equipment innovators passionately improving brewing techniques.

Langley, B.C. – The pursuit of making a better cup of coffee led Vancouver-based ESPRO Inc. to develop the first innovation in French press brewing in over fifty years. With increasing demand for their coffee-enhancing products, ESPRO has partnered with Langley-based First West Capital to secure $1 million to accelerate the availability of their products and scope of their business.

Continue Reading

Successful Canadian retailer FIELDS expanding with $3.5 million funding from First West Capital Sep 03, 2014

Delta-based retailer continues to focus on serving rural Canadians

Langley, B.C. – FIELDS, a mainstay retailer across Western Canada, has announced a $3.5 million partnership with Langley-based First West Capital. Through what has been a turbulent time for some Canadian retailers, FIELDS has remained successful by staying true to its roots – providing small-town customers with a range of fashion, household and grocery items. With the help of First West Capital, FIELDS will continue its legacy of serving the communities it operates in while identifying new markets for expansion.

Continue Reading

Central City Brewers craft their expansion with the help of First West Capital Jun 04, 2014

Local brewery growing to keep up with the demand for craft beer

Langley, B.C. – Craft beer connoisseurs can anticipate more award-winning beer from Central City Brewers and Distillers. The Surrey-based brewery behind the popular Red Racer brand recently partnered with Langley-based First West Capital to help facilitate their expansion plans, which includes funding their brand new brewery to meet the overwhelming demand for high-quality craft beer.

Continue Reading

Sealweld Corporation named one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies in 2013 Apr 29, 2014

Family-owned oil and gas product company celebrates receiving this influential award

Langley, B.C. – Calgary based Sealweld Corporation has secured its spot as one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies in 2013. The prestigious award tops off a very exciting year for the growing family-owned business, which recently took home the 2013 Alberta Export Award and saw third-generation employee, Andrea Arient, take over as President from CEO, Dean Chisholm. Sealweld, which has operations in Houston and the United Arab Emirates, has been a leader of synthetic valve sealant compounds for the oil and gas pipeline industry in Canada, USA, and the Middle-East since 1969.

Continue Reading