Congratulations to Following Companies

We are proud to announce the recipients in the 20th Annual Canadian Event Industry Awards Competition.

Winners were announced live at the 2017 Awards Gala Dinner & Celebration on March 30, in Toronto, at the Paramount Event Space, proudly hosted ByPeter&


Best Experiential Marketing Event

WestJet, Calgary,Alberta WestJet Christmas Miracle: Fort McMurray Strong


Best Brand/Product Launch

Black Chalk Marketing, Toronto, ON for Visit California DREAM BIG


Best Trade Show/ Exposition

aNd Logistix Inc., Toronto, ON for Discovery 2016


Best Show Booth/Brand Display or Pavilion

BOLD Event Creative, Burnaby, BC & Go2 Productions, Vancouver, BC, for Mirage Room


Most Innovative Use of Event Technology

S4 Entertainment and Audio Visual, Vaughan, ON  for The BILD Annual Awards Gala


Best Audio Visual Design for an Event

TKNL, Boucherville, QC for CS300 Swiss Air Plane Delivery


Best Event Photography

J&J Lawrence Photography, Calgary, AB for Remembrance Day, The Military Museums, Calgary


Best Technical Support for an Event

bb Blanc Inc., Woodbridge, ON for Honda of Canada Manufacturing Holiday Party 2016


Best Lighting Design for an Event

Mandell Entertainment Group, Toronto, ON The David Foster Foundation Miracle Gala & Concert


Best Conference

Details Convention & Event Management & Travel Alberta, Calgary, AB  for Tourism Works
Idea Hunter & Moniker Partners, Richmond Hill, ON  for YPO Culture Shock


Best Multiple Day Incentive or Convention

Rare Indigo, Burnaby, BC  for The 2016 Round Table Convention
aNd Logistix Inc
., Toronto, ON  for Mortgage Professionals Canada National Conference


Best Corporate Team Building Event

Senik Montreal, QC  for Hackathon


Best Event Produced by an Association, Board or Committee

ILEA Vancouver & MPI BC Chapter, Vancouver, BC for It’s a Wonderful Life: The ILEA Vancouver and MPI BC Chapter Holiday Event


Best Public Entertainment Event or Festival

PM GIGS Inc, Calgary, AB for JUNOfest Calgary ’16


Best Event Produced for a Community Based Charitable Organization

Vancouver Aquarium Marine Science Centre,
Vancouver, BC for Night at the Aquarium
Cava Rose,
Montreal, QC for The Valentine’s Day Ball ‘Street Ball’


Best Event Produced for a Corporation by 3rd Party Planner

BC Event Management, Burnaby, BC and Centerplate Catering, Vancouver, BC for The PCMA Opening Reception


Best Fundraising Event

Solutions with Impact, Toronto, ON Boat Rally for Kids with Cancer


Best Entertainment Production

Mandell Entertainment Group, Toronto, ON forThe David Foster Foundation Miracle Gala & Concert


Best Event Produced for a Corporation by an in House Team or Planner

Centennial College, Toronto, ON for Paint the Town Green


Best Event for a High Profile Charity

e=mc2 events and Fluid Events, Toronto, ON for The Teddy Bear Affair


Outstanding Logistical Achievement

Production Canada,
Vaughan ON for Galaxy – A Night Under the Stars
Pacific Destination Services Inc.
Vancouver, BC & Dragonfly Meetings, Toronto, ON & The Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel for National Partner’s Meeting Tunnel 9 Welcome Event


Best Event Decor $0 – $30,000

R5 Event Design & Management and Fab Fête Event Planning, Toronto, ON for The Whimsical World of Avatar – Madelyn’s Bat Mitzvah


Best Event Decor $30,000 – $80,000

OneWest Events Inc., Calgary, AB for The Legacy Gala


Best Event Decor $80,000 +

Decor & More Inc., Oakville, ON for Let It Snow


Best TableScaping

POP Kollaborative Inc., Calgary, AB, Decor & More Inc., Oakville, ON and Designing On The Edge, Calgary, AB for Every ONE Has A Story


Best Wedding Creative

Kim Miyama Events & Artam Design, 
Toronto, ON for Stephanie & Jerry’s Wedding
Christopher J Design,
Vancouver, BC for Love is a Riddle


Best Wedding Under $75,000

Reflections Weddings and Events, Calgary, AB for Music in the Mountains


Best Wedding Over $75,000

Andreanne & Co, Montreal, QC for Sara & David’s Wedding


Most Creative Catering Presentation

Fairmont The Queen Elizabeth Hotel, Montreal, QC for The 2016 MAC Ball


Best Overall Catered Event

Toque Catering, Victoria, BC for Farmed & Foraged


Most Outstanding Event Up to $200,000

Fifth Element Group, Toronto, ON  for The Addams Family Mansion
Cantrav Services Inc.,
Toronto, ON for The Nissan Club Excellence


Most Outstanding Event Over $200,000

Boom Goes The Drum Inc., Calgary, AB, LOOK2016


Wedding Professional of the Year

Arthur Kerekes,, Fusion Events 


Caterer of the Year

Brent McClenahan, Lindsay Klein , Adrian Niman, The Food Dudes Inc. Toronto, ON E


Entertainer of the Year

Olga Pankova, Markham, ON


Event Professional of the Year

Corey Mandell, Mandell Entertainment, Toronto, ON


Emerging Leader Award

Meghan Hird, POP Kollaborative, Calgary, AB


The Stacy Wyatt Spirit of the Industry Award 

Alex Bickers, Showtime Audio Visual, Vancouver, BC
Dustin Westling, OneWest Events, Calgary, AB