Tag: eventprofs

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…

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 we have a story to tell Today marks seven hundred and fifteen days since our world changed. It’s been seven hundred…

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…

Photo: George Milton

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…

The Importance of Personal Branding in Events

By Leanne Calderwood, CMP. You’ve likely heard it said you should “build a personal brand.”   And when you work for a larger organization, you may question whether having a personal brand is…

Tales from the Darkside

By Melissa Deslauriers. Much of what I’ve learned can’t ever be gleaned from a textbook. Ours is a hands-on industry, and I was fortunate to have some incredible mentors who helped me…

Event Jobs – May 3, 2021

People who plan events, come from a multitude of different backgrounds and often have a diverse skill set curated through unique many experiences. To succeed as an event professional one needs to…

TK Events Virtual Learnings

TK Events creates global event experiences for some of the world’s leaders in innovation and technology. Uniquely positioned to produce both live in-person and virtual events with their custom virtual event platform,…

Important Message From the Publishers

The virus known as COVID 19 has caused the cancellation of thousands of events worldwide, which has devastated our industry. Colleagues coast to coast have seen massive impact financially and personally as…

Eatertainment’s Beats + Eats Bash

    Every year, Eatertainment Events & Catering throws their Beats + Eats Bash in Toronto, a fabulous showcase for loyal clients and industry colleagues to debut their fresh ideas of food, drinks,…

Keeping Your Event Safe

BY HALA BISSADA, CFRE In light of recent events, including the deadly blast at the Ariana Grande Concert and the terrorist attack with a borne vehicle in New York, I thought it…

Please Be Seated

This collection of stunning seating options should offer loads of design ideas. We are not suggesting you design your entire event around a chair but then again… these are also beautiful and…