“GES is proud to be the leading provider of full-service, high-value exhibition and event services across Canada. We are committed to ensuring a successful launch of our Vancouver operation.”
(PRWEB) October 19, 2010
Global Experience Specialists (GES), Canada’s leading provider of exhibition and event services today announced that it will expand its full service operations into Vancouver, British Columbia in January 2011. GES Canada currently has operations in Quebec City, Montreal, Calgary, Edmonton, Red Deer, Banff, and Regina and headquarters in Toronto.
“Vancouver is an extraordinary destination, and we are excited to expand into this important and growing exhibition market,” said GES Executive Vice President of Canada Mike Lecour. “GES is proud to be the leading provider of full-service, high-value exhibition and event services across Canada. We are committed to ensuring a successful launch of our Vancouver operation.”
GES Canada’s Vancouver operation will offer a comprehensive suite of services, including decorating, material handling, graphics, and customs and logistics services to Vancouver and surrounding areas. Operations will be located in Burnaby, B.C., a suburb of Vancouver.
“We welcome GES to Vancouver and look forward to their valuable contribution toward the growth of the exhibition industry in the city,” said General Manager of the Vancouver Convention Centre Ken Cretney.
Global Experience Specialists, Inc. (GES), a Viad Corp (NYSE: VVI) company, is a leading provider of exhibition, event and retail marketing services. Given its consolidation with Exhibitgroup/Giltspur and Becker Group, GES provides an even wider range of services, including turn-key official show services, cutting-edge creative and design, marketing and measurement services – all with an unrivaled global reach. GES partners with leading shows and brands, including the Helicopter Association of Canada, Canadian Health Food Association, Esthetique Spa, and the Canadian Cardiovascular Congress in Vancouver as well as International CES, Spring Fair Birmingham, International Woodworking Fair, CONEXPO-CON/AGG and IFPE and WasteExpo, Bell Helicopter, Genzyme, L’Oreal, Warner Bros., and Simon Property Group. For more information, visit http://www.ges.com.