Category: Event Planning

Event Planning 101 – How to incorporate fitness into your busy workday

It’s no secret that we should keep our health and wellness top of mind, but sometimes our incredibly busy lifestyles get the best of us. Event professionals in particular are expected to effortlessly juggle an ever growing list of priorities, with clients counting on them to be there at any given moment. So we asked two of our busy event managers, Katie Kennedy and Andrew Tyne, to share some of their top tips on how they schedule fitness into their workday. Check out what they had to say.

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Event Planning 101: 2016 Food Trends

As the 2016 event season ramps up, our culinary team continues to perfect delicious new creations to delight our guests. Tastes are ever changing, but we always try to stay ahead. Our Executive Chef, Christophe Luzeux, shares five food trends for 2016.

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Event Planning 101: Convention trends to watch in 2016

We know that events are about a lot more than what happens on the tradeshow floor or during a keynote. And we've been doing our research to really shape out the ultimate event experience for our new Centre. Our Event Operations Manager, Steve MacMillan, shares three event trends he’s expecting to shape the upcoming year.

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Event Planning 101: Tips for a memorable holiday fundraising event

Fundraising events, especially around the busy holiday season, can be hard to plan! To get some inspiration, we turned to the Festival of Trees, a long standing, highly successful, local event in support of the Mental Health Foundation of Nova Scotia. Starr Dobson, President and CEO of the Mental Health Foundation and lead for the fundraiser event, shared her top tips.

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