What you need to know about shipping event materials

By John Santini Like most people shipping to a trade show or conference, once your shipment leaves your premises you likely give little thought to its journey to your booth space in Canada. We’re just happy to see it there … Continue reading

Creativity in the meetings and events industry

From where does creativity come? Let me just say, I dislike the phrase ‘thinking outside of the box.’ It means nothing. The sky is the limit. After having produced events with budgets ranging from small to large, I feel qualified … Continue reading

The Metro Toronto Convention Centre wins two prestigious building operations awards

The Metro Toronto Convention Centre (MTCC) is proud to announce that it has been honoured with 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 … Continue reading

Booth layout 101: Tips to make trade show booths exciting and inviting

By Daniella Bustamante In the world of trade shows, you come across numerous companies of varying services, products, sizes and industries – you leave remembering a select few. There is a reason for this. No matter what the company, having … Continue reading

Three tips for a successful trade show or event

By Geoff Martin In a marketing world dominated by technology and online engagement, trade shows still prove to be a successful marketing technique for most organizations. Nothing compares to being face-to-face with your target market and encouraging engagement with your … Continue reading

What’s hot and what’s not in tech promotional products

In the day and age we’re in, one might naturally think that all manner of electronic, computer and tech gadgetry would be the “it” promotions to have. That may or may not be the best choice. Let’s look at the numbers. Continue reading

Metro Toronto Convention Centre to host International Head and Neck Cancer Conference

From July 21-25, the American Head and Neck Society (AHNS) will bring its 8th International Conference to Toronto for the second time. Hosted at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre, the event will attract nearly 2,000 international surgeons, oncologists, scientists and allied health professionals treating head and neck cancer. Continue reading

Jasper, Alberta

At over 385 kilometres from the nearest international airport in Edmonton, the small town of Jasper, Alberta (population 5,000) may not seem like the most intuitive choice for corporate event planners. Travel is a definite consideration. Continue reading