Metro Toronto Convention Centre president and CEO honoured with PCMA Lifetime Achievement Award

The Metro Toronto Convention Centre (MTCC) congratulates Barry Smith, President and CEO, on being honoured with a Lifetime Achievement Award by the Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA) Education Foundation at the 2017 Visionary Awards in Washington, D.C. Smith is one of the … Continue reading

PCMA Education Foundation announces the 2017 lifetime achievement honorees

Carol Krugman, Martin Balogh and Barry Smith will be honored at the 2017 Visionary Awards on May 3rd 2017 at the Marriott Marquis, Washington DC. Over 1,000 industry professionals will gather this spring at the 2017 Visionary Awards to honor … Continue reading

Metro Toronto Convention Centre brings home the prestigious Sustainable Tourism Award

The Metro Toronto Convention Centre is pleased to share their recent announcement as the proud winners of the Ontario Sustainable Tourism Award at the 2012 Ontario Tourism Summit, held in London, Ontario. The summit and ceremony were hosted in partnership … Continue reading

Metro Toronto Convention Centre generates $4.7 billion in economic impact to the community over the past 27 years

Over our 27 year history, the Metro Toronto Convention Centre has hosted some of the most prestigious meetings and events in the world, which have contributed more than $4.7 billion in direct spending economic impact to the community and introduced many thousands of people and organizations to our destination,” said Barry Smith, President and CEO. Continue reading

Metro Toronto Convention Centre to welcome Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference

Microsoft Worldwide Partner Conference 2012 (WPC) will take place July 8-12 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. An estimated 15,000 attendees representing technology companies in 156 countries will be in attendance. WPC 2012 is set to be three times bigger than the last time the event was in Toronto in 2004. Continue reading