Global Conference of Event Professionals lands in Toronto

Press Release Toronto is set to showcase itself as a destination for future events when the city hosts Meeting Professionals International’s World Education Congress (MPI WEC) beginning this weekend. This signature event auditions Toronto to meeting professionals from around the … Continue reading

Unconventional: The Metro Toronto Convention Centre does local, and they do it big

Last year, the Metro Toronto Convention Centre saw 1.5 million conference goers, event planners, salespeople, presenters, exhibitors, speakers, tech workers and myriad other people and professions stroll through its massive atrium in downtown Toronto. Week to week the MTCC shifts … Continue reading

Metro Toronto Convention Centre boosts Toronto’s economy in record year

The Metro Toronto Convention Centre announced yesterday that it gave Toronto’s economy a boost by generating a record-breaking $594 million in direct spending economic impact during its 2017/18 fiscal year. This is the biggest contribution to Toronto in the facility’s history. Direct spending economic impact is … Continue reading

Metro Toronto Convention Centre food donation program fights hunger in Toronto

The Metro Toronto Convention Centre (MTCC) has contributed over 90,000 kg of food to organizations in Toronto that support individuals struggling with hunger in its 2017/18 fiscal year. The MTCC’s successful food donation program partners with events and conferences to reduce food … Continue reading

InterContinental Toronto Centre relaunches Club InterContinental

Newly renovated guest rooms and lounge offer a sophisticated hotel within a hotel Press release The InterContinental Toronto Centre has launched the newly renovated Club InterContinental. As the only hotel in Toronto attached to the Metro Toronto Convention Centre, the InterContinental Toronto … Continue reading

The Metro Toronto Convention Centre appoints Lorenz Hassenstein as general manager

  The Metro Toronto Convention Centre (MTCC) is pleased to announce the appointment of Lorenz Hassenstein to the position of General Manager. Hassenstein joins the MTCC team after serving as General Manager for the Pennsylvania Convention Center. Recognized as a dedicated leader, Hassenstein brings … Continue reading

Walter Oster honoured with the Canadian Tourism Lifetime Achievement Award

The Metro Toronto Convention Centre (MTCC) congratulates Walter Oster, former Chairman of our Board of Directors, on being honoured with the Canadian Tourism Lifetime Achievement Award by the Tourism Industry Association of Canada (TIAC) in Ottawa, Ontario. This prestigious award recognizes industry pioneers who … Continue reading

Multi-million dollar renovation unveils new Toronto Marriott City Centre

A new chapter begins with a top-to-bottom transformation of this iconic downtown Toronto hotel Toronto’s most highly-regarded hotel brand embarks on its most exciting chapter yet, with the unveiling of the new Toronto Marriott City Centre—formally known as Renaissance Toronto Downtown. Situated just … Continue reading