Taking a look at the benefits of meeting in Kelowna

Speaking at BEICC’s The Zone event at Canada Meet Week, Pat Gappmayr of Kelowna Tourism talks with Corporate Meetings & Events magazine publisher Chuck Nervick about the benefits of hosting a meeting in Kelowna, British Columbia.

Hiring a culinary specialist for your next event

Jasmine Baker, President & Principal Planner at For the Love of Food, talks about the relationship between food, beverage and events and offers tips for keeping your guests happy and healthy.

Team building activities: The impact on performance

Lynn Ferguson-Pinet, Chief Team Architect at Conundrum Adventures talks about what makes an effective team, how to decide what team building service is best for you and offers tips on hiring an event specialist.

Hiring a speaker: Tips from an industry expert

Bob Parker, National President Elect from the Canadian Association of Professional Speakers talks about how to leverage a speaker’s expertise and discusses the challenges of working with a speaker. Parker also talks about the strengths and weaknesses of working with … Continue reading

The power of relationships

Joe Nishi, Partner at Meeting Encore talks about how relationships are a key component of success in the world of corporate meetings and events. Nishi provides tips on customer loyalty and how to show that you have your client’s best … Continue reading

Destination Management Companies: What exactly is a DMC?

Roni Feldman, CMP, DMCP, President of Roni Feldman & Associates Inc., talks about the benefits of working with a Destination Management Company, the challenges these organizations encounter, and explains what to look for when working with a DMC.