About Us


Canwest Productions is a small family run business with a team dedicated to supporting your business. Big or small, we put our exhibitors & sponsors best interest forefront, our success depends on yours!

We are a full-service event management company. With in-house marketing, graphic design, social media, project managers, and account management team. With over 20 years’ experience in consumer trade shows, we have the resources and knowledge to support your business and make your experience at a Canwest event successful, effective and memorable.


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). 

Created and based out of Calgary, Alberta and producing 20 Shows annually, Canwest Productions is one of the largest independent producers of consumer trade shows in Canada. With a diverse portfolio and events throughout the country, Canwest has also initiated many new market launches.

Innovation, passion, commitment, and dedication to customer service is what sets Canwest apart.

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

The team behind the Event.

We may be a small team, but we are committed to creating the best event experience for our customers!


Peter Kiddell


Terra Connors
Managing Partner


Kevin Blackburn
Managing Partner


Sean Libin
Vice President of Marketing


Christine Griffin
General Manager


Marvin Tempel
Graphic Designer

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