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Beanfield and Exhibition Place Unveil "Beanfield Centre"

May 1, 2017 by Lori Smith

Beanfield continues to make its mark on Toronto with the recent announcement of the newly named Beanfield Centre (formerly Allstream Centre). On March 1, 2017, Beanfield entered into a ten-year agreement with the centre as the title sponsor. Beanfield has


Allstream Centre Rebranding as Beanfield Centre

April 27, 2017 by douloff

TORONTO — Toronto City Council has approved a multi-year sponsorship agreement between Exhibition Place and Beanfield Metroconnect for the title sponsorship of the conference venue, to be called Beanfield Centre (formerly Allstream Centre), it was announced Jan. 10. Taking effect


Exhibition Place Appoints New Directors

June 3, 2016 by douloff

TORONTO — Toronto’s Exhibition Place announced two new members of its professional team on May 26. Gilles Bouchard has been appointed director, event management services and Tony Porter joins as director, parking and security services. Bouchard, CEM, comes to Exhibition


Enercare Centre Hosts Perfect China

May 18, 2016 by Lori Smith

Exhibition Place and Enercare Centre played host to delegates from Perfect (China) on Sunday, as part of the organization’s annual worldwide incentive event. The 4,500 attendees spent the day in conference sessions at Enercare Centre before enjoying a lavish dinner


Enercare Centre Gets Car Charging Stations

March 18, 2016 by Lori Smith

Four new electric vehicle charging stations have been installed in the underground parking garage of the Enercare Centre, reports Exhibition Place. The activation of the charging stations is a joint venture of Exhibition Place and its naming partner, Enercare Inc., which


Direct Energy Centre Hosting Pan Am Media and Sports

July 13, 2015 by Lori Smith

Direct Energy Centre, Canada’s largest convention and exhibition centre, has been converted into CIBC Pan Am Park (PAP) and is currently playing host to the majority of sports as well as the International Broadcast Centre and Main Media Centre, for the Toronto


Exhibition Place Names New Event Management Services Director

February 11, 2015 by Lori Smith

Martin Kenneally has been appointed to the position of Director, Event Management Services at Exhibition Place in Toronto.  He will report directly to the General Manager, Sales & Events.    Kenneally has extensive management, team building, operational and strategic planning experience both


Direct Energy Centre Gets LEED® Gold

December 2, 2014 by Lori Smith

The Canada Green Building Council (CaGBC) has awarded LEED® Gold Certification for Existing Buildings (Operations and Maintenance) to the Direct Energy Centre at Exhibition Place, making it among the first convention centres in Canada to receive the distinction. Leadership in Energy


UFI Appoints First Canadian to Board

November 11, 2014 by Lori Smith
Dianne Young, CEO, Exhibition Place, Toronto

Dianne Young, Exhibition Place’s CEO, has been elected to the Board of Directors of the Global Association of the Exhibition Industry (UFI). Her three-year term began October 30, 2014, following the UFI General Assembly in Bogota, Colombia. An active member


Exhibition Place Receives RCO Certification

October 31, 2014 by Lori Smith
Exhibition Place Receives RCO 3RCertified Platinum Status

Exhibition Place has been awarded 3RCertified Platinum Level Status by the Recycling Council of Ontario (RCO). It is the only organization in all of Ontario at Platinum Level status and is the first recipient of the program. RCO recognized nearly


BMO Field Expansion Approved

March 10, 2014 by Lori Smith

The Board of Governors of Toronto’s Exhibition Place has voted unanimously in favour of Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment’s (MLSE) initiative to improve BMO Field and expand seating. The improvements will be made in advance of the Toronto 2015 PanAm


Toronto's Exhibition Place Showcases Energy Efficient Initiatives

July 31, 2013 by Lori Smith

Exhibition Place in Toronto has launched a new GREENSmart promotion showcasing 12 energy efficient initiatives across its 192-acre site. The campaign includes information posters on outdoor waste receptacles for visitors and participants in its Environmental Walking Tour. An initiative of