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Air Canada

Calgary TELUS Convention Centre

Kurby Court


Convention Centres of Canada

Cathy Pugh


Destinations International

Don Welsh 

President & CEO

Discover Halifax

Ross Jefferson

President & CEO


Heidi Welker

SVP - Business Development and Industry Partnerships

Exhibition Place

Laura Purdy, CEM, CMM

General Manager

Freeman Expositions

Sonia Moffatt

General Manager

GES Canada

Patrick Lukan

SVP and General Manager

Marriott Hotels of Canada

Laura Pallotta 

Regional Vice President Sales and Marketing

Metro Toronto Convention Centre

Lorenz Hassenstein

President & CEO

Ottawa Tourism

Michael Crockatt

President & CEO


Sherrif Karamat

Chief Operation Officer


Rick Naylor

Regional Vice President–Creative Services & Industry Partnerships

Palais des Congres de Montreal

Robert Mercure​

President and Chief Executive Officer

Quebec City Convention Centre

Pierre-Michel Bouchard

Chief Executive Officer

RBC Convention Centre Winnipeg

Drew Fisher

President & CEO

Scotiabank Convention Centre/Niagara Falls Business Events

Noel Buckley

President & General Manager

Shaw Centre

Nina Kressler

President & CEO

Stronco Group

J. Ralph Strachan


Tourism Toronto

Tara Gordon

Vice President, Business Events

Tourism Winnipeg

Karen Goossen 

Vice President 

Vancouver Convention Centre

Ken Cretney

President & CEO

Victoria Conference Centre and Business Events Victoria

Miranda Ji, CMP

VP of Sales


AMC Institute Canadian Chapter

Constance Wrigley-Thomas



Danny Dobriansky



Heidi MacRae

Director of Trade Shows & Events, Landscape Ontario Horticultural Trades Association


Suzanne F. Stevens

National President 2017


Carly Silberstein 

CEO of Redstone Agency


Eliabeth Nutting

CSEP, Chair

Ignite & Adrenalin Magazine

Debbie van der Beek

President + Publisher

MPI Foundation

Jennifer Beatty

2018 Chair

MPI Toronto Chapter

Tim Whalen


Meeting Escrow

Grant Snider

President & CEO

PCMA Canada East Chapter

Marie Lou Coupal

Executive Officer

Rainmaker Global Business Development

Clark Grue

President & CEO

SITE Canada - Society of Incentive Travel Excellence

Gabrielle Spanton


Tourism Saskatoon

Todd Brandt

President & CEO

Waterloo Regional Tourism Marketing Corp.

Minto Schneider



ADMEI – Association of Destination Management Executives International


Accor Hotels

Association and Events Management


Aston Events & Communications

Aston Events & Communications

Bailey Event Managerment, Inc.

Base Consulting & Managemen, Inc.

Bespoke Audio Visual

Big Picture Conferences, Inc.

Bond Association Management

Boneyard Event Services, inc.

Byrne Production Services

Byrne Production Services

CAPS Montreal Chapter

CCR Solutions Inc.

CNT Management Group

CSAE – Canadian Society of Association Executives

Calgary Stampede

Canadian Hotel Marketing & Sales Executives

Canadian Sport Tourism Alliance

Cantrav Services, Inc.

Center Stage AV

Cineplex Entertainment LP

ConferSense Planners, Inc.


DMAC – Destination Marketing Association of Canada

Destination St. John's

Details Convention & Event Management

Discover Saint John

Diversified Communications

Downeast Destination Management


EY Centre

Edmonton Destination Marketing Hotels

Edmonton Tourism

Essentient Association Management & Events

Event Specialists


Events Cape Breton

Explore Wood Buffalo



FMAV & The Event Design Collective

Fifth Element Group

Fletcher Wright Associates Inc

Fredericton Convention Centre

Funnel Communications

Future's Past Events


Golden Planners Inc.

Greenfield Services, Inc.

Greenscape Design & Decor

Gridded Inc.

HAC – Hotel Association of Canad

HLT Advisory

HRG North America

Halifax Convention Centre

Hall Hospitality Advisors, Inc. (Lyle Hall)

Heritage Park

Hotel Association of Greater Edmonton

Hotels Red Deer

International Political Science Association

Intertask Conferences / JPdL Ottawa

Intuitive Conferences & Events, Inc.

Kryhul Media Group

Laine Consulting

London Convention Centre

MCI Canada

MPI Greater Calgary Chapter

MPI Greater Edmonton Chapter

MPI Montréal/Québec Chapter

MS Productions

Managing Matters Inc.

McMichael Canadian Art Collection

MediaEdge Communications Inc

Meeting Encore Ltd

Meetings & Conventions PEI

Mendelssohn Event Logistics


Metracon Travel Group Inc.

National Speakers Bureau

NewCom Media Inc.

Ontario Nurses' Association

Ottawa Venues

PCMA Canada West Chapter – Professional Convention Management Association

PRIME Strategies Inc.

PROLINK Insurance

Pacific Destination Services Inc.

Planner Protect Inc.

Porter Airlines

Precision Event Management & Production

Presidents of Enterprising Organizations (PEO)

Prince George Conference and Civic Centre

ProPlan Conferences & Events

Production Canada 

Redstone Agency Inc.

Regina Hotel Association

Resolve Collaboration Services Corp.

Reznick Event Carpets

Road Ahead Meetings & Events Inc.

Royal Blue Events Management

SM+i/Strategic Meetings + Incentives

SOS Charging Solutions


Spectra Event Group

Spruce Meadows

St. John's Convention Centre

Strategic Site Selection

Strauss Event & Association Management

Streampoint Solutions Inc.

TCU Place

TIAO – Tourism Industry Association of Ontario

The Globe and Mail Centre

The Idea Factory

The International Centre

The Rec Room

The Westin Calgary

The Wright Solution (Event Management Inc.)

Thriftlodge Kingston

Timewise Event Management Inc.

Tourism Economics

Tourism Industry Association of Canada

Tourism London

Tourism Mississauga

Tourism Revelstoke

Tourism Vancouver 

Tourism Whistler

Tourism Whistler

Tourisme Montréal

Tremblant Resort Association


Venuetown Inc.

Verney Conference Management


Zzeem, Inc.

eCubed Global Inc.

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