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FVEPA Getting To Know The Board - Stephen Melville

FVEPA Getting To Know The Board – Stephen Melville

Stephen Melville – Director of Membership & Community Liaison FVEPA Board Member Stephen Melville has been an active and influential member of FVEPA since joining the association just over a year ago. His experience as an established event professional has been a significant benefit to the association.He has quickly evolved from learning about FVEPA through social media, […]

FVEPA Getting To Know Your Board - Jennifer Cowden

FVEPA Getting To Know Your Board – Jennifer Cowden

  Jennifer Cowden – Secretary     Since shortly after FVEPA’s inception, Jennifer Cowden has been an active and valued member of the Fraser Valley Event Planning Association. When not busy making memories with her family and friends, Jennifer is busy planning and running custom events as a Partner of DFC events. DFC Events is a […]

5 tips and ideas for making your next trip a great one!

 Thank you to FVEPA member Melodie Dunn Travel for this blog! Here are some helpful tips to make sure your next trip goes smoothly: Loose earbuds and charges can be kept tidy in a hard sunglasses case. Use a 7-day pill container to keep your jewelry organized and tangle free. Remember to put your smartphone in […]

What Does Remembrance Day Mean?

What Does Remembrance Day Mean?

Remembrance Day Canada 2015 In 2015 Remembrance Day is on Wednesday, November 11. On remembrance day members of the armed forces (soldiers, sailors and airmen) are commemorated. The other common name for this day is Armistice Day which marks the date and time when armies stopped fighting World War I. on November 11th at 11am […]

Why You Need to Hire A DJ For Your Next Corporate Event

Why You Need to Hire A DJ For Your Next Corporate Event

Your corporate event is hectic enough without having to worry about who is in charge of the music selection. So leave that to the professionals, and get back to doing what you are really there to do – enjoy the catered spread and spend some time with your co-workers off the clock! Read on to […]

FVEPA Member Deanna McIntyre, Dirt Nerd

FVEPA Member Deanna McIntyre, Dirt Nerd

Q: What do you do? I work for the MS Society of Canada, Fraser Valley Chapter as a Development Coordinator. So, I organize fundraising events and all the fun that comes with that.   Q: What’s the best thing about your job? Event day! I love event day – people are happy, the energy is […]

Interview with Freda from Zealous Art

Interview with Freda from Zealous Art

Describe your business a little bit for me. ZealousArt and painting pARTies is a mobile art pARTy business. These pARTies are great for team building, celebrations or just a girls night in. I have been doing mobile pARTies for 3 years now and love to see how people fall in love with art.  I can do […]

Hiring A Bartender for your next Event?

Hiring A Bartender for your next Event?

 When planning an event, whether it be a corporate event, family event or a wedding, you may assume your catering company or venue will supply the bartending staff…but a lot actually don’t! You may need to hire your own professional bartending service.  What do I look for you may ask? let us help…here are some qualities to look for… […]

Unique Wedding Idea

Unique Wedding Idea

Created by: Scott Christie Gary Roberston DJ Entertainment Sometimes standing out from the norm is a good thing!  When it comes to your wedding, creating some unique moments will anchor your guest’s memory to all of the fun they experienced at your wedding and reception. Something unique will always draw attention and if done in the […]

Exercise & Learning Go Hand in Hand

Exercise & Learning Go Hand in Hand

Enjoy this week’s blog post brought to you by South Asian Women’s Magazine Want better grades for your kids next school year? Forget about asking them to just hit the books. According to research, for better grades, students should be hitting the gym! Extensive research into exercise and learning shows that students who exercise regularly […]