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Christmas Party

The annual holiday party is about showing appreciation for your employees and people expect a lot from the party, it can be the highlight or lowlight of the year.  If you are stuck on ideas or have planned the same style party for a few years, consider hiring a planner to spark your imagination and create something special that your employees and guests would not experience anywhere else.

Event planners have been in business for a while and they know what works well and what may not work based on your business and guests.  They will work with clients to determine your event goals are and start the planning process from there.  Whether you want to impress your team or provide a relaxed atmosphere and have some fun, consider hiring some assistance for your next party.

Gala

The Moments of Hope Gala benefitting the Abbotsford Hospice Society was a great success.  The gala was hosted at the Quality Hotel & Conference Centre in Abbotsford with close to 200 guests in attendance.  Guests were served a delicious three-course plated dinner paired with wine after enjoying a champagne welcome drink.  Emcee Cliff Prang led the guests throughout the evening until the guests were asked to dance the night away.

 

Networking Event

Over 400 members of the business community were hosted by Abbotsford Christian School to hear Sir Ken Robinson’s keynote address.  An internationally recognized authority in creativity and innovation in education and business, Sir Ken Robinson is also one of the world’s leading speakers. Videos of his famous talks to the prestigious TED Conference are the most viewed in the history of the organization and have been seen by an estimated 300 million people in over 150 countries. Sir Ken works with governments in Europe, Asia and the US, international agencies, Fortune 500 companies and leading cultural organizations.

Awards Show

The 14th Annual Fraser Valley Cultural Diversity Awards, hosted by Fred Lee, was held in March 2017 at the Quality Hotel & Conference Centre.  The awards celebrate businesses in the Fraser Valley that are leaders in the community when it comes to embracing and celebrating diversity.  What is cultural diversity?   Simply stated it is the inclusion of diverse people in a group or organization, it includes, but is not limited to age, abilities, ethnicity, gender, race, religion, sexual-orientation and socio-economic background.
Guests enjoyed a custom culturally diverse menu, entertainment by Karla Sax and a special keynote address from Tamara Taggart.

Fundraising Gala

A record-breaking fundraising event for the LIFE Recovery home was hosted early February 2017 at the Quality Hotel & Conference Centre.  Despite the wintery weather conditions, guests enjoyed dinner, dancing the testimonials from women who have graduated from the program at the LIFE Illuminated themed gala.