A great start to 2016 January

Hi my faithful readers! Happy New Year!
Here’s hoping 2016 brings you nothing but happiness, prosperity, and wonderful things.

It’s been a pretty quiet month, for the most part, as it often is in January;
Went to Ottawa for the annual conference specifically focused on the Association market.
I have a number of Annual Sales Conference RFPs floating around the destinations being considered are
between:     Outaouais
                      Eastern Townships
                      Quebec City 

Side Note: these are basically repeat clients whom are always looking to do different destinations for their annual programs &/or events in the upcoming 2016-17 season. Don’t be fooled even though it’s repeat business and a well oiled machine (on my part) it STILL needs sorting out.

TaT 1 TaT 2 TaT


I attended two great Wedding Shows this month:
small-heartMarions-Nous  at Place Bonaventure
Wedding Show Marions Nous
small-heartThe National Wedding Show  at Palais des Congres in Montreal
Wedding Show 1 National Wedding Show
small-heart Speaking of weddings .. this past weekend via WPIC
 I certified another batch of Wedding Planners right here in Montreal.
WPIC Mtl Jan 2016

In case you were wondering, on the teaching front it’s been extremely quiet this session. Only have one online class at ilasalle and two classes at Trebas Institute’s newly created Event and Show Management  program. Yes I LOVE it !!
Trebas Class SiteVisit Le Germain


I also attended a few openings this month:
small-star Checked out the Renaissance Hotel downtown and OMG it’s so gorgeous – it’s super modern and sexy and wow! It’s very Montreal. They even hired graffiti artists to do their wall art. “ouu lalala”
small-star My husband and I also went to the La Sucrerie de la Montagne in Rigaud. SUBLIME experience and we met a beautiful wolf (yes wold) Lulu what a sweetheart!!
Sucrerie de la Montagne 1 Sucrerie de la Montagne 2 Sucrerie de la Montagne
small-starLastly Fêtes des Neiges  they had a ROCKING  DJ, tasty Food Trucks, adventurous Dog Sled Rides, Fierce Tubing, a FABULOUS Ferris wheel, Winter Ziplining (yes ziplining in winter) – it was EPIC and FANTASTIC. Great family fun young and old.
Fete des Neiges 1 Fete des Neiges 2 Fete des Neiges 3
Fete des Neiges 4 Fete des Neiges 6 Fete des Neiges

Fete des Neiges 5

Stay tuned for February, which is shaping up to be a very busy month. See you then!

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