Thursday, June 1, 2017

Hudson by Oliver & Bonacini Opens In Calgary's Historic Hudson's Bay Building

Hudson by Oliver & Bonacini Opens In Calgary's Historic Hudson's Bay Building
Leading Canadian restaurant group Oliver & Bonacini unveiled Hudson, a state-of-the-art event complex yesterday in Calgary. Hudson marks the completion of Oliver & Bonacini’s first foray into Western Canada and is the restaurant group’s third addition and final concept in the historic Hudson’s Bay building, following the grand opening of The Guild and Sub Rosa in 2016. 

Hudson boasts three lofts and four flats, as well as a full-service kitchen, two luxury bridal suites, elevator access and a loading bay. The diverse space seamlessly accommodates multiple events and up to 710 guests at one time, whether seated or as a standing reception. 

Spanning the entire sixth floor of the building, the event complex also features stunning views of downtown Calgary and an open-concept layout that can seamlessly accommodate up to 710 guests at one time.

After such a gracious welcome to Calgary with the opening of The Guild and Sub Rosa, we’re looking forward to introducing everyone to our event offerings,” says Andrew Oliver, President and CEO, Oliver & Bonacini. “With 30 years of event-planning experience, we are committed to working with Calgary’s incredible roster of vendors and suppliers to execute memorable events for years to come.”

The company promises impressive design, spectacular views and incredible versatility, as well as outstanding service offerings for events ranging from corporate conferences to elegant weddings and high-profile social gatherings. Private tours and venue bookings are now available for Stampede 2017 and beyond.
Peter Oliver & Michael Bonacini by hugofoto



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Tuesday, May 30, 2017

IMG Alum Glenn Young As The New Lead Overseeing TOM* and TW Corporate Partnerships

IMG Alum Glenn Young As The New Lead Overseeing TOM* and TW Corporate Partnerships
Canada Fashion Group (CFG) is pleased to announce that Glenn Young will oversee corporate partnerships for its upcoming fashion weeks, namely, Toronto Men's Fashion Week (TOM*) and Toronto Women's Fashion Week (TW).
 
"I'm excited to welcome Glenn to CFG," says Jeff Rustia, Founder and CEO of CFG and Executive Director of TOM* and TW. "His wealth of experience in business development, sponsorships and strategic partnerships will be highly valuable to our team."
 
Young has extensive experience in marketing, event management, experiential marketing and forging partnerships in both the profit and non-profit sectors.
 
Glenn was Senior Vice President, Sports, Entertainment and Media for International Management Group Canada (IMG), the country's leading sports and lifestyle marketing company. He oversaw media activity for the company's media assets and properties, and over his ten years was involved in some of Canada's largest athlete and property commercial agreements. Before his tenure at IMG, Glenn broadened his sales and marketing skills in the broadcast industry at Western International Television as Vice President, Sales and Marketing. He has held board positions with the Television Bureau of Canada, Sponsorship Marketing Council of Canada, Ireland Fund of Canada and Liquid Nutrition.
 
"I'm confident that Glenn will be a driving force in solidifying our growing position within the Canadian fashion landscape," added Rustia. "He will play a key role in building relationships with corporate partners who share our vision in supporting the Canadian fashion community and the next generation of talent."
 
"I am thrilled to be working with Jeff and his team, introducing CFG assets to corporate Canada and finding the opportunities that exist to connect consumers with the Canadian fashion industry," says Young.
 
CFG will host TOM* and TW this August featuring Spring/Summer 2018 collections from Canadian designers.


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