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FMAV Names New General Manager, Atlantic Canada

June 19, 2018 by Lori Smith

Broadcast production veteran Henrick Strait-Hinnerichsen has been named the new general manager, Atlantic Canada at FMAV. Strait-Hinnerichsen brings over 20 years of expertise in broadcast production, operations management, marketing and business strategies, with the last 10 years focused on operational


Moberg Joins Freeman

September 19, 2017 by Lori Smith

David Campbell, executive vice-president and chief operating officer, Freeman Audio Visual Canada, has announced the appointment of Hélène Moberg to general manager for Atlantic Canada, effective September 26, 2017. “We are thrilled to be bringing a game-changer like Hélène to


MPI Atlantic Canada Announces Award Winners

July 6, 2016 by douloff

HALIFAX — It was a night of celebration for winners of Meeting Planners International’s (MPI) Atlantic Chapter Awards Gala, held at the Delta Halifax last month. The annual gala feted winners Jeff Totten (WTCC, Halifax) in the category of Planner


Destination Halifax Receives NMID Influence Award

April 30, 2015 by Lori Smith

Meeting Professionals International (MPI) Atlantic Canada Chapter honoured Destination Halifax with its National Meetings Industry Day (NMID) Influence Award. The award recognizes people or organizations outside the direct meetings industry, which have supported the development of meetings and conventions or policy


MPI Atlantic Canada Skates for Grant Program

March 5, 2015 by Lori Smith

Members of Meeting Professionals International’s (MPI) Atlantic Canada Chapter took to the ice to raise funds for MPI’s chapter grant program. The chapter participated in the new MPI Foundation Chairman’s Challenge 5K by skating on the Emera Oval in Halifax,


Canadian Chapters Contributing to Communities

May 21, 2014 by meetingscanada

Meeting Professionals International (MPI) chapters across Canada have been hard at work contributing to their communities. Chapters have sorted, cooked, donated, fundraised and volunteered for a wide range of  causes, and in turn have reaped the benefits of giving and


April, 2012, Construction Start for St. John’s Convention Centre Expansion

November 1, 2011 by Don Douloff

Shovels are expected to go into the ground in April, 2012, for an expansion of the St. John’s Convention Centre that will double the facility’s size.