FVEPA News


Check out our FVEPA news! We have all kinds of blogs, from showcasing member’s to fun and interesting articles related to the event industry. If you have something to add, please leave us a comment, we would love your feedback. If you have a blog topic you would like to see send us an email, We love new ideas!

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Members in the Media

FVEPA is Leading the Events Industry in the Fraser Valley, and our members have been highlighted as experts when it comes to events in the Lower Mainland. Check out these media clips featuring FVEPA Members. If you have a media clip where a FVEPA member is featured, send it to us at info@fvepa.ca

Media Links:

May 29, 2021: Global News – Maureen Brown of Emerald Events speaks to how the events industry in BC plans to rebound following the announcement of BC’s Restart Plan.  

Link: https://globalnews.ca/video/rd/14be9620-c0a5-11eb-8e75-0242ac110005/?jwsource=cl

May 25, 2021: The Early Edition with Stephen Quinn – Maureen Brown of Emerald Events speaks to what the easing restrictions mean for the business world. Enjoy the full clip, or skip to 19:45 to hear Maureen.

Link: https://www.cbc.ca/listen/live-radio/1-91-the-early-edition/clip/15845033-a-roadmap-normal-part-2

April 22, 2021: CityNews – Maureen Brown of Emerald Events speaks to CityNews about couples choosing to continue to postpone their weddings due to the uncertainty of 2021, and how this impacts suppliers in the wedding industry.

Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rocvhb_gVHQ

March 23, 2021: The Early Edition with Stephen Quinn – Maureen Brown of Emerald Events shares her thoughts about the about potential return of weddings for the summer of 2021.

Link: https://www.cbc.ca/listen/live-radio/1-91/clip/15832902

February 11, 2021: CityNews – Maureen Brown of Emerald Events speaks to CityNews about the status of the wedding industry amidst a pandemic.

Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=e86RpqFaJUo

October 23, 2020: CBC Vancouver – Maureen Brown of Emerald Events speaks from Eaglequest about the impact of the pandemic on the events industry.

Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iWuJV40BW7M

October 23, 2020: The Early Edition with Stephen Quinn – Maureen Brown of Emerald Events speaks to the number of rule breakers she is seeing in the industry during the pandemic.

Link: https://www.cbc.ca/listen/live-radio/1-91/clip/15804807