Tag: eventprofs

In Memory Of Marion & Marin

Today, I wish to honour the memory of two remarkable women in our industry: Marion Clifton, founder of the Northwest Event Show, and Marin Bright, the visionary behind Smart Meetings. Their recent…

5 Reasons Why you need an Event Technologist

Even before the pandemic and the monumental shift to virtual, digital, and now hybrid events, the role of event technologist was a crucial part of making events successful. Having a dedicated Event…

“We Back” @ Decor & More

The “We Back” event by Decor & More was nominated for “Best Micro Event”. The purpose of the event was to provide guests with a fun evening in a unique venue. Visitors…

Dining in the Dunes

Following their experience in Nova Scotia with Destination Canada, a group of international incentive planners stayed two more days to learn about one of my favourite destinations, Prince Edward Island. Planners immersed themselves…

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Energy Disruptors Unite Summit 2022

Energy Disruptors: UNITE (EDU) is the fastest-growing and most collaborative future energy event in the world. Every 18 months, thousands of trailblazing entrepreneurs, industry leaders, inspiring creatives, and futurists join forces in…

A Century of Champions with The Royal 100 Anniversary Gala

The Royal Agricultural Winter Fair (“The Royal”) was established in November 1922 to provide a showcase for Canada’s very best in agriculture and equestrian sport. Now the world’s largest combined indoor agricultural…

“Ask an Expert: Sharon Bonner”

Meet Sharon Bonner, an experienced event producer with 35 years of expertise. Since she started her journey in 1988, the event industry has seen remarkable changes. Inspired by the widely syndicated column…

The Enchanted Wedding by MB Events

When tasked with coordinating a wedding at the Maison Principale in Montreal, MB Events understood the importance of seamless collaboration among all suppliers to ensure a successful outcome. Despite the challenge of…

AV-Canada’s Wheel of Giving Back 

AV-CANADA’s wheel of giving back at CMEE was more than a fun way to win some prizes while supporting the MPIF Canadian Council; it was proof of their commitment to the industry associations that…

2021 Sponsorship Marketing Awards (SMAs)

Redstone Agency, rocks the SMA’s. The Sponsorship Marketing Council Canada (SMCC) was created in 2004 to drive advancements in the field of sponsorship marketing. Its mission is to help brand marketers, agency…

Experience Marketing Hit With The Huntress Messenger Box

The first messenger box that opened and started playing music was sent out by The Idea Hunters. The gifts inside the box were all related to Valentine’s Day, in addition to the…

SOS Web Augmented Reality

SOS is working with event organizers and producers to create commercial activations that will provide guests with an immersive augmented reality (AR) experience in virtual, hybrid, and live contexts. The idea for…

Passion Brings Festivalgoers to Exhibition Place.

I know your busy, pent-up demand has event professionals scrambling to catch up, but the truth is attendance is down for the majority of events, but that wasn’t the case for two…

Cabin Fever by ESP Inc.

Throughout the epidemic, one of the largest obstacles for philanthropic and non-profit organizations was their ability to stay in touch with donors. They could not congregate inside the gallery due to COVID,…

Hala Bissada’ Rocks the RBC Innovator’s Ball

This will be the last time we talk about a past winner for a bit because today we’ll be announcing the 2022 Canadian Event Award nominees. Then we are going to tell…

5 Tips to Prevent Mask Shaming

by Lindsay MacDonald While mask mandates have been lifted across Canada, many people are still choosing to wear them – and that is okay! “With the return to the in-person work environment,…

Seven Hundred and Fifteen Days

We’ve gone through a dramatic evolution of the human experience and have a story to tell. Today marks seven hundred and fifteen days since our world changed. It’s been seven hundred and…

The 2022 Winter Issue is Here!

The latest issue of Canada’s favourite event magazine is out today. Click to read now. Packed with meaningful and inspiring content relevant to today’s event professionals. This issue kicks off a huge…

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Conference Organizers: What Is Your Duty of Care?

By Dave Lutz. Just when we thought we were turning the corner on a rise in Covid cases, we are hearing about short-term cancellations of conventions once again as the Delta variant…