Vancouver:  Emily Carr University has received a $100,000 sponsorship from RBC Wealth Management. This contribution will increase Emily Carr University’s capacity to deliver events and exhibitions beginning with this year’s graduation exhibition, THE SHOW at Emily Carr University, which runs from May 4ththrough 18th.

This is the largest sponsorship ever for Emily Carr University. It provides students with opportunities for significant public engagement, which are key to developing emerging artists’ talent, presentation experience and confidence. “We are all aware of the importance of the arts and the transformative power that the arts can have on our lives,” says John Montalbano, CEO of RBC Global Asset Management Inc., a division of RBC Wealth Management, “this sponsorship is to ensure that our emerging talent, that creates this cultural richness, will be nurtured, resourced and presented.”


“We are grateful to RBC Wealth Management and especially to John Montalbano whose prominent voice supports all we do at Emily Carr University,” says Broek Bosma, Associate Vice President, Advancement + Alumni Affairs.  “We look forward to continuing to deliver exciting exhibitions and events to the Vancouver community through this partnership.”