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Meetings + Conventions Calgary Honors Local Champions

January 24, 2018 by Lori Smith

Meetings + Conventions Calgary (MCC) honored five Calgarians with Champion of the Year Awards on January 17 at the 4th Annual Calgary Champion Awards. Presented by Calgary’s Mayor, Naheed Nenshi, the awards celebrate residents who are leaders in their fields


2018 Hall of Fame Call for Nominations Open

January 12, 2018 by Lori Smith

Meetings + Incentive Travel (M+IT) is now accepting nominations for its 2018 Hall of Fame Awards program. The Canadian MICE industry’s longest-running independent awards program, it includes six categories open to planners and suppliers as well as an Industry Planner honour and a


PCMA CE 2017 Canadian Innovation Conference (CIC)

November 23, 2017 by Lori Smith

WHO: Canada East Chapter, Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) WHAT: 5th edition of the chapter’s Canadian Innovation Conference WHERE: Sheraton on the Falls, Niagara Falls, Ontario WHEN: Sunday, November 19 – Tuesday, November 21, 2017 WINNERS: Recipients of the chapter’s


SilverBirch Properties Honored for Excellence in Guest Services

July 11, 2017 by Lori Smith

Seven SilverBirch Hotels & Resorts’ properties have been awarded TripAdvisor’s Certificate of Excellence and one has also earned a Loved by Guests Gold Award. TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence Award winners are: Homewood Suites by Hilton® Halifax-Downtown Hampton Inn by


Metro Toronto Convention Centre Receives Building Operations Awards

May 30, 2017 by Lori Smith

The Metro Toronto Convention Centre (MTCC) has received two awards for building operations excellence: the 2017 Outstanding Building of the Year (TOBY) Award and the Certificate of Building Excellence in the public assembly category by the Building Owner’s and Management Association


2017 MPI BC Chapter June Gala Dinner & Awards of Excellence

May 17, 2017 by Lori Smith

Play MPI-Opoloy at MPI BC’s annual June Gala Dinner and Awards of Excellence. The evening’s festivities include a decadent reception, plated dinner, silent- and live-auctions filled with surprises, and the change to celebrate suppliers and planners who’ve made a difference! Venue:


Toronto Honours Eight Professionals Key to Bringing Conferences to City

May 5, 2017 by Lori Smith

The Leaders Circle, a network of industry experts who share the common goal of coming together to build Toronto’s global reputation, honoured eight key local professionals at the 2nd Annual Leaders Circle Recognition Gala, held yesterday at the Metro Toronto


MTCC CEO Receives PCMA Lifetime Achievement Honour

May 4, 2017 by Lori Smith

Barry Smith, president and CEO of the Metro Toronto Convention Centre, received a Lifetime Achievement Award from the Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) Foundation last evening. Smith was named the 2017 Supplier Honouree. He was honoured along with two other industry


Casa de Campo Tops with Golfers

April 18, 2017 by Lori Smith

Golf courses at Casa de Campo, one of the Dominican Republic’s leading five-star resorts, continue to rack up accolades. To date this year, the resort has made Golf Digest‘s Editor’s Choice 2017 list of the Best Golf Resorts in the


Edmonton and Saskatoon Radissons Win Awards

March 21, 2017 by Lori Smith

The Radisson Hotel Edmonton South and Radisson Hotel Saskatoon each took home the Radisson President’s Award by the Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group. The award is given out to the top Radisson hotels demonstrating an outstanding level of enthusiasm and dedication


MPI Ottawa Prix Prestige Awards Gala

March 17, 2017 by Lori Smith

MPI Ottawa’s annual celebration of its members begins with registration and networking, followed by the awards ceremony and then dinner. Dress is business and formal. VENUE: Canadian Museum of History, 100 rue Laurier, Gatineau, QC List of NOMINEES MORE INFORMATION


MPI Toronto Awards Gala 2017

March 9, 2017 by Lori Smith

WHO: Meeting Professionals International (MPI) Toronto WHAT: 2017 Awards Gala honouring outstanding members. Theme: Alice in Wonderland WHERE: Toronto Congress Centre, Toronto, ON WHEN: Thursday, March 9, 2017 WINNERS: Congratulations to Marisa Goncalves, Recruiter of the Year; Zaman Ishaad, Norm