Entries by Annie Mendoza

Humboldt Strong

The Canstar family coming together to honour and pay tribute to the victims and families of the Humboldt Broncos bus crash. May everyone affected find some comfort by the outpouring of love and support during this difficult time. #JerseysForHumboldt #HumboldtStrong                                               

Blue Goose PC Pond’s Axe Throwing Event

The Canstar Crew had a wonderful time attending the Blue Goose BC Pond’s Axe Throwing event which was held at Bad Axe Throwing on January 30, 2018. It was a unique networking event which brought out a diverse group of individuals and pushed us all out of our boundaries. Who knew throwing an axe around […]

2017 Tri-Cities Chamber of Commerce Business Excellence Awards

The Tri-Cities Chamber of Commerce is a non-profit organization which celebrates and supports local businesses for their outstanding work in their communities. Each year, Tri-Cities hosts a gala to publicly recognize these organizations, and this year, not only was Canstar Restorations nominated, we were the lucky winners of the 2017 Tri-Cities Chamber of Commerce Business […]

14th Annual Hike for Hospice

On May 1, 2016, the Canstar Team rallied together to show our support for the 14th Annual Hike for Hospice which took place at Port Moody Civic Centre.  The 5km walk around the Shoreline Trail at Rocky Point was accompanied by perfect, sunny weather and great company.   If you would like to learn more […]

Children’s Wish 6th Annual Exile Island

Team Dream Big, which consisted of members from Canstar Restorations, Cunningham Lindsey and CJB Restoration, participated in the 6th Annual Children’s Wish Exile Island event on November 20th.  Each team participating in the event was given a Children’s Wish child to fundraise for and help grant their wish. Our child, Jaidyn (7), was diagnosed with […]

13th Annual CIP Society Golf Tournament

The seasons first industry golf tournament opened up on June 5, 2015 which was held at Hazelmere Golf & Tennis Club. It was great to see a lot of familiar and new faces. The sun was shining, the people were smiling – we couldn’t have asked for a more perfect day. We thank the Institute of […]

BCAA Gives Back – Zajac Ranch

On May 19th, Canstar Restorations joined in BCAA’s volunteer day at Zajac Ranch.  Over 50 BCAA staff attended at the Ranch, and renewed flower beds and trails, power washed sidewalks, and built benches and tables.  The event was remarkably well organized and a wonderful lunch was catered by the Zajac Ranch kitchen. In the closing […]

An Evening with the Right Honourable Joe Clark

On March 26th, Canstar hosted a table at the Twelfth Annual Bob Vickerstaff Insurance Industry Dinner.  We were pleased to enjoy the company of MLA Linda Reimer, Counsellor Craig Hodge, and our insurance industry friends Norm Hait, Darren Berg, Pauline Kemp, and Marco Castrucci.  Congratulations to the organizing committee for another outstanding event, hosted by […]

Advanced Failure Analysis

Canstar Restorations hosted a seminar on the topic of material failure analysis.  Elvis Cepuš of RJ Waldron & Company presented a collection of case studies covering a range of insurance losses: •Water Losses •Fire Investigations •Construction defects   Dr. Cepuš’ scope of work includes product liability, construction defects, machine failures, appliance fires, marine incidents, bicycle […]

Pink Shirt Day 2015

Pink Shirt Day originated in 2007 by two grade 12 teens from Nova Scotia (David Shepherd and Travis Price) who noticed a 9th grader being bullied for wearing a pink shirt on his first day of school. David and Travis took action and bought 50 pink shirts to distribute to students to start the “Sea […]