Tag: Venue Managers

St. James Cathedral Centre

With its state of the art facilities and naturally lit nature, St. James Cathedral Centre is the perfect modern venue for any meeting or special event in the heart of Downtown Toronto.

We had a great talk with Event Operations Manager Lucia Al-Zaiatova who has shined a light on some event history of the venue as well as how future events can benefit.

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Toronto Botanical Garden

Toronto Botanical Garden is known as "the little garden with big ideas" as it contains stunning event venue options, both indoors and outdoors, plus 17 themed city-size gardens, an organic farmers market and many touring and educational options for visitors of all ages.

We had the pleasure of chatting with Patricia Chevers who helps to make your special event as thriving and beautiful as the garden itself.

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The Bram and Bluma Appel Salon

We begin our new blog series, QUESTIONS & ANSWERS with the stunning Bram & Bluma Appel Salon at the Toronto Reference Library.

The Bram & Bluma Appel Salon is a vibrant new literary and cultural commons at the heart of the city. This unique, contemporary and versatile venue is ideal for any occasion. From meetings, to weddings, corporate and other special events, it's one space that creates lasting memories.

We recently sat down with Kaori Noguchi who helps make this place a special experience for guests.

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How to Find and Retain the Best Event Staff

When planning a corporate event, it’s essential to have the best people on staff. The staff makes sure everything stays on schedule, helps maintain an organized event, and prepares for every possible circumstance – good and bad.

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Why Cleaning and Maintaining Your Venue Is Important to Event Success

There’s nothing worse than having something go wrong during an event that could have been prevented, or having something go wrong that postpones or cancels the event entirely. Burst pipes from bad plumbing, leaking roofs, ripped carpets, unreliable audio and video systems, and even bad wireless can all make an event turn into a nightmare for the venue and your clients and their guests. Here are five cleaning and maintenance best practices that you need to employ now for your venue to be kept in tip-top shape so all events run smoothly.

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