Member Perks

Vancouver Tech Journal members receive select perks and benefits from a slate of local companies, including discounts on products, courses, events and experiences.

Contact membership@vantechjournal.com to redeem your perks.

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Maven is the leading platform for cohort-based courses created by the founders of Udemy, altMBA, and Socratic. Maven’s Cryptocurrency Foundations Course teaches crypto beginners, pragmatic investors and jobseekers the crypto basics to invest effectively and safely.

  • Vancouver Tech Journal members receive 30% off the Cryptocurrency Foundations course.


Hootsuite helps customers harness the power of social to ignite their brand and business. As the global leader in social media management, Hootsuite powers social media for brands and organizations around the world, from the smallest businesses to the largest enterprises.

  • Vancouver Tech Journal members receive three free months of Hootsuite’s Professional Plan.


Jelly Digital Marketing & PR is an award-winning Digital Marketing & PR firm providing digital ads, social media, SEO, & public relations services to brands in Metro Vancouver, across Canada, and the United States.

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Shift is a productivity platform that helps customers streamline and optimize their workflow, in one beautiful place. On a mission to bring focus and convenience to the work day, Shift makes managing multiple apps and accounts – without logging in and out or opening up a browser – simple and intuitive.

  • Vancouver Tech Journal members receive a 30% discount on the first year of Shift Advanced.


BrainStation is the global leader in workforce transformation and digital skills training, offering corporate training, bootcamps, certificate courses, workshops, and events both online and at state-of-the-art campuses.

  • Vancouver Tech Journal members receive a $500 discount on all BrainStation certificate courses and a $2,500 discount on all BrainStation bootcamps.


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Launch Academy is a tech accelerator that provides the mentorship, resources, network and environment entrepreneurs need to launch, fund and grow their startups.

The Launch Your Startup course is a step-by-step guide for launching your business in a just few weeks. 24 Startup videos to find inspiration, build products, pitch investors and more.

  • Vancouver Tech Journal members receive free access to the Launch Your Startup course.


The Vancouver Entrepreneurs Forum (VEF) is an online and offline platform for entrepreneurs within the technology space. Through monthly forums, VEF brings together like-minded people to cultivate connections and create conversations designed to stimulate ideas.

  • Vancouver Tech Journal members receive 10% off VEF monthly events plus access to a limited number of free VEF event tickets.


TAP Network is a community of People and Culture professionals in Canada's tech sector, providing members with access to tech sector data, mentors, industry experts and an inclusive peer community to drive innovation, collaboration and results. TAP Network’s Tech Salary Survey provides comprehensive Canadian compensation data on over 30,000 incumbents at 216 local, national and international technology companies.

  • Vancouver Tech Journal members receive a 10% discount on TAP Network’s Tech Salary Survey.


Newsly is an audio news and content mobile application that makes it easy to consume your favourite topics – search for a topic and listen as Newsly reads the web’s top trending articles in a natural-sounding human voice.

  • Vancouver Tech Journal members receive a 30-day free trial of Newsly Premium.


The Wine Factory has been catering to winemakers for over two decades and offers a robust variety of grapes from across the globe to make high-quality wines, coolers, and ciders on-site. Learn about wine and grapes as you are guided through making your first batch of wine.

  • Vancouver Tech Journal members receive 15% off the price of a wine, cider or hard selzer kit with each new batch purchased.


Keep an eye out for more VTJ member perks added soon.