2018 International Reception and Holiday Party

Starts:November 15, 2018 at 5:30 PM
Ends: November 15, 2018 at 9:30 PM  
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Pier A Harbor House
22 Battery Place
New York , NY 10004

STANY 2018 International Reception and Holiday Party 

November 15, 2018 5:30PM-9:30PM

Pier A

22 Battery Place, NYC


Putting it Bluntly: Canadian Markets Take the High Road

Moderator, Cass Sanford, Associate General Counsel, OTC Markets Group

James Black, Vice President of Listings Development, The Canadian Securities Exchange

Brady Fletcher, Managing Director, Head of TSX Venture Exchange, TMX Group

* Confirmed speakers to date- additional speakers TBA


   Toy Drive for the Holidays


We hope that you will join us in supporting the US Marines Toys for Tots program. Please, bring an unwrapped toy to the International Reception. In lieu thereof, we will collect donations by which toys will be purchased on your behalf.

Suggested donation: 1 unwrapped toy or $20.  Let's make this a memorable holiday for less fortunate children in the New York area. 


James Black 

James Black is the VP, Listings Development for the Canadian Securities Exchange (“CSE”). Based in Toronto, ON Mr. Black manages the CSE’s domestic and international programs for attracting exciting new companies to the exchange as well as evangelizing the CSE as “the Exchange for Entrepreneurs”.

Prior to James’ tenure at the CSE, he was a manager at the National Angel Organization where his focus was on helping Angel groups launch, network with one another, and establish best practices for investing. He graduated from Ryerson University in Toronto with Honours majoring in Entrepreneurial studies.

Brady Fletcher

A Computer Engineer by background, Brady spent almost a decade in investment banking, primarily focused on financing and advising technology and diversified issuers through strategic transactions, before leaving to found Coastr.

With Coastr, Brady successfully took a concept through ideation, building a development team, and launching the platform. We successfully sold a network of almost 30 venues locally while using customer feedback to drive iterative revisions to the app and back-end platform. Throughout his investment banking career, Brady has successfully advised hundreds of companies on business strategy, capital raising, public and private markets, and exit strategies – having executed over $500million in growth equity financings, secondary transactions, and sell-side advisory mandates. Brady Fletcher is Managing Director & Head of TSX Venture Exchange, the world’s leading public venture capital marketplace.  

Cass Sanford

Cass Sanford is OTC Markets Group’s Associate General Counsel.  She furthers the company’s regulatory and policy initiatives and supports the firm’s overall mission to facilitate small company capital formation and create better informed, more efficient marketplaces.  Prior to joining OTC Markets Group, Cass represented issuers, broker-dealers and individuals in securities litigation, financing and various corporate and regulatory matters.  Cass earned her JD from Hofstra University School of Law and received her BA from Mount Holyoke College. 


This event is made possible through the support of our generous sponsors
























$175.00 Member Ticket (2018 Dues Must be Current)

$350.00 Member Ticket with 2019 STANY Dues ($175 Ticket + $175 Dues)

$300.00 Member Ticket with 2019 U-30 Dues (must be 30 y.o. or younger)

$0.00 Buy-side Member (asset manager, hedge fund) Must be current with dues.

$295.00 Non-Member Ticket

$175.00 Buy-side Non STANY Member (asset manager, hedge fund)

$400.00 Ticket with New Membership (Must submit and bypass payment on application)