About Us

OUR HISTORY

Canwest Productions was created in 2011 as a partnership between Peter Kiddell, Terra Connors and Kevin Blackburn. All 3 were instrumental in the success of the former Canwest Shows (founded in 1997)

Canwest Productions was founded on the principle of finding business for customers. Our size and history dictates the strength and advantage of our media buying and promotion, along with employing a full time Media Relations person.

Canwest Productions provides full service, integrated event management and marketing solutions and we have the skills & resources necessary to ensure that your event is successful, effective & memorable.

Canwest Productions annually spends almost one third of its Gross Revenue on advertising and promotion. We are geared on generating business for our customers - our success depends on yours!

OUR ADVANTAGE

Canwest Productions brings you the experience and knowledge of a leading integrated Show company, as we are the largest independent Show Producer in Western Canada.

From show conception to opening day, all details are handled in house to minimize any possible delays and problems.

Canwest Productions produces 20 Shows annually, and has successful initiated many new market launches, in addition to reinventing their existing show lineup. From The Tattoo & Arts Festival, The Taboo Show, The Woman's Show, The Baby & Tot Show, The Boat Show, The Wedding Fair and most recently The Cannabis Expo, Canwest provides more than 200,000 annual attendees a trade show experience like no other.

Trade shows work. They are a cost effective way to make personal contact with your customers – up to 82% less costly per capita customer contact than traditional advertising - Thanks to the widespread bulk advertising.

STRATEGY, The Canadian Marketing Report

Our Team

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Peter Kiddell
President

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Terra Connors
Managing Partner

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Kevin Blackburn
Managing Partner

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Sean Libin
Vice President of Marketing

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Christine Griffin
General Manager

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Marvin Tempel
Graphic Designer

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Janet Miller
Account Manager

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Kelly Kennedy
Account Manager

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Darryl Rosengreen
Account Manager

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Stefany Bastien
Project Manager

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