Meet Our Amazing Event Partners

Canadian Special Events

The 60K+ readers, friends, fans and followers that make up the CSE community represent the social, corporate, agency, association, conference, event and marketing professionals from St John’s to Victoria. We connect them with the ideas, inspiration and resources they need to create powerful and meaningful experiences. We do this through our social channels, high-impact digital products, and live events like CSE Live and The Show for People Who Plan Events. CSE Live is Canada’s most unique & innovative industry gathering, drawing over 1800+ event professionals annually. We also produce the Canadian Event Awards and Canadian Venue Awards.

Chair-man Mills

Chair-man Mills Corporation has been at the forefront of the industry since 1911, introducing innovative designs and building unparalleled customer relationships. With a history of servicing every city venue, they assure clients of reliable delivery and exceptional service, ensuring seamless event execution. Founded by William J. Mills, known as “Mills…the Chair-man,” they have grown into Canada’s largest party rental firm. Catering to Toronto’s largest corporations, prestigious venues, and social elites, their distinctive red and white trucks are a common sight, delivering celebration essentials across the city. Chair-ma Mills’ extensive inventory and expert team are ready to elevate your next event, from intimate gatherings to grand weddings. Visit the stunning showroom to explore, imagine and plan your next event. 

La Primavera Event Space

La Primavera Event Space, nestled in the Greater Toronto Area, stands as a premier venue for luxury events. With 20 years as a celebrated wedding destination in Woodbridge, it embraced new ownership in Spring 2020, ushering in enhanced design and quality. The venue features five banquet rooms, accommodating up to 1000 guests, and offers versatile spaces for events of any size, including a quaint area for 75 and a nature-enclosed Garden for up to 100 guests, perfect for outdoor ceremonies. Distinguished by its underground parking, grand lobby with sophisticated chandeliers, and a European ambiance, La Primavera sets the stage for unforgettable events. The experienced team, boasting over 50 years in the industry, and an Executive Chef’s exquisite menu ensure unparalleled service and culinary delight.

Spotlight AV

The team at SAVI (Spotlight Audio Visual Industries Inc.) are masters at blending the excitement of live events with the precision of commercial integration. They stand out in the ever-evolving landscape of live experiences, delivering immersive audio-visual journeys that mesmerize audiences, leaving them spellbound and inspired. Savi specializes in transforming ordinary venues into extraordinary showcases, guaranteeing flawless sights and sounds that elevate every moment to perfection. With the SAVI team, your visions are brought to life as they work alongside you as your dedicated partner in crafting experiences that resonate, captivate, and leave a lasting impression.

Stardust Events

For over 25 years, STARDUST EVENTS, led by design icon Julie Brunjes, has elevated event decor in the GTA with unique and memorable design services from concept to execution. This creative force has garnered international acclaim and numerous awards & nominations, a testament to its innovative design skills and exceptional attention to detail. Specializing in turning visions into immersive, award-winning experiences, Stardust Events boasts a portfolio of customized decor that brings any event vision to life. Renowned for their creative flair and ability to build captivating environments, they’re the go-to for unforgettable events. Contact at 905-479-7000 or

Eclectic Events

Eclectic Events International Inc. (EEI) has set the standard for nearly two decades, delivering uniquely customized events that align perfectly with each client’s objectives and budget. Renowned for their award-winning, sophisticated, and innovative approach, EEI’s foundation is built on excellence, cost-efficiency, integrity, and a commitment to surpassing client expectations. Specializing in creative concepts, breathtaking event design, cutting-edge technology and bespoke entertainment, EEI is a leading source for corporate clients seeking events that stand out and captivate. Whether modern or traditional, EEI’s expertise in engaging event design ensures flawless execution, making every event an unparalleled experience.



Cirque Revolution

Cirque Revolution is committed to elevating event entertainment & reimagining the “impossible” for audiences worldwide. Our team has captivated audiences with our cirque-tacular activations & dazzling shows for over a decade. We love infusing excitement, wonderment & awe into our customer’s galas, special occasions, corporate functions, festivals, and more. If you would like to experience top-tier talent in a live, hybrid, or virtual setting, then get in touch to discuss the possibilities.


Innovating Impact Through Creative Technology

We’re a team dedicated to revolutionizing communication by merging cutting-edge technology with creative play. Our expertise in interactive media, particularly through our advanced AR products and services, elevates user engagement to new heights, making every digital interaction memorable.

Utilizing projection mapping, immersive projection, and holographics, we craft captivating environments for events and campaigns, showcasing our ability to blend technology and artistry perfectly. In the realm of Virtual Reality, we create immersive experiences that allow users to walk in another’s shoes, delivering impactful and high-functioning VR journeys.

At the heart of our work is a commitment to innovation, transforming ideas into dynamic realities where technology meets creativity for transformative impact.

Nothers The Award Store

Nothers The Award Store is your one-stop solution provider, managing every aspect from program concept planning to product delivery. Our state-of-the-art 30,000 sq. ft. warehouse and manufacturing facility empower our award-winning team to offer a comprehensive range of services. We consistently aim to exceed your expectations, delivering outstanding value and top-notch solutions, all backed by Standard Work Procedures.
Explore our diverse product range, including medallions, crystal and glass awards, acrylic awards, corporate awards, plaques, promotional materials, lapel pins, sports awards, and trophies. Additionally, we offer banners, cast nameplates, and custom tactile signage, providing a holistic array of recognition solutions.
At Nothers The Award Store, we have perfected the art of seamless supply chain management. This commitment to excellence has made us the industry leader in recognition solutions with Canadian premier sports and corporate accounts.
No matter the occasion, we’re here to help you celebrate success and honour your achievements. Trust Nothers The Award Store to turn moments into lasting memories with our exceptional awards.

Canopy By Hilton Toronto

Find us steps from the heart of Yorkville neighborhood, near shops, restaurants, and galleries. We are a short walk to Sherbourne subway station and under a mile from Royal Ontario Museum and Gardiner Museum. Casa Loma and Midtown Toronto are 15 minutes’ drive. Enjoy our café, restaurant, indoor pool, fitness room and comfortable meeting rooms.

Luxury Coach

Luxury Coach is the trusted leader in chauffeured service solutions in South Western Ontario. Our varied fleet of vehicles ranging in size from sedans to full-size 56-passenger coaches are all available for inspection at our 20,000-square-foot facility. We encourage our clients to inspect the vehicles personally to see the most modern fleet in South Western Ontario.

Transportation is a part of any special event, so when you’re thinking about transportation, leave the driving to us. Whether you’re moving one person or many passengers, we can accommodate all of your needs with the ultimate in quality service. When you travel with us, you and your guests will always feel comfortable and safe.



Shift Marketing

At 30,000 feet, we are a team of capable professionals with 25+ years of experience in strategy, graphic & structural design, print, assembly, installation and more under our belt. We utilize the latest production technologies to make sure every job is done on time, on budget and delivered the way we would expect if we were the client. We push the envelope on design and production and constantly experiment with new ideas, mixing materials and techniques to bring our clients cutting-edge design, display and POP concepts to make their products and services stand out.

Grenville Pinto

Grenville Pinto isn’t just a violinist. He’s so much more. He’s a complete musician, a showman, an entertainer, fun, class, and an artist… Whatever the genre, no matter the style (from classical to hard rock, Bollywood to pop), G’s singular talents bring favourite songs to life in vibrant, unexpected, brand-new ways.

Toronto violinist Grenville Pinto performs professionally across North America and Internationally for special events and concerts. His wide repertoire of music, bubbling personality, and love for entertaining others, are just a few reasons that make him a perfect addition to your special event!

Experience Grenville’s versatility. Although he is classically trained, his repertoire expands to include Popular Music, Rhythm & Blues, Opera, Contemporary, Easy Listening, Hip Hop, and Rock.

Ignite Magazine is the online face of Ignite magazine, a fresh, resource for people who plan meetings, events, conferences, board retreats and incentive programs.
Our mission, in print and online, is to provide you with information, inspiration, guidance and great ideas you can apply to your job today in your role as a motivator, organizer, buzz-maker, style-setter and all-around miracle-worker in support of your workforce.

MPI Foundation

The MPI Foundation is a not-for-profit organization that funds grants, scholarships, and pan-industry research to support the global meeting and event industry. The foundation also funds education and industry research that drives the success of meeting professionals. The organization is proud to partner with Canadian Special Events to help raise funds and awareness of the foundation and its goals. 

ILEA Canada

Be inspired and motivated by new, fresh ideas. Meet event professionals from around the world, and from your own backyard who share your passion for excellence. ILEA – the International Live Events Association is the global association for event industry professionals that is focused on promoting creativity, inspiration, teamwork, education and relationships within its membership.
Members of local Canadian Chapters are connected to thousands of cities and professionals around the globe, creating a network of partnerships and knowledge as our live event industry continues to grow and evolve.  The creativity within our global membership helps to promote and inspire our members and invite collaborations that will benefit the individual, company, city, and worldwide association.
Become a member of ILEA Canada to get the best of ILEA industry networking, receive educational opportunities and build relationships with live event professionals that will help expand your own professional career.
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