About Creative Event Architects
We are strategic visionaries. Highly task-oriented, logistical experts, with almost two decades of Event Management, Conference Management and Association Management expertise. We specialize in national, international and high profile events.
Adaptable Problem Solvers
Creative Event Architects work seamlessly behind-the-scenes, to make your event memorable and a creative, leading-edge success.
We are capable of planning, coordinating and executing an immense number of interconnected details that come with creating and running a successful event or conference.
This allows us to create a memorable and successful event that will make your guests and attendees feel comfortable, appreciated and welcomed.
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Creative Event Architects have shown initiative in implementing new policies and strategies for how our organization functions. Tina’s wealth of experience has contributed to the world class aspects of OVOC and she is considered an expert in matters of event coordination. The demands from the chapter are significant and Tina’s dedication has been most impressive. She is relied on heavily for her professionalism and trustworthiness in fulfilling the contract event planner position with PMI OVOC.
Derek Hughes | President at PMI OVOC
Ms. Hughes and her team again managed to ensure that the Canadian Marine Pilots 5th triannual Congress was viewed as a resounding success. She showed great managerial skills in meeting the challenges thrown at her and her team; she demonstrated inspiration and creativity, and the conviviality, attention to detail, enthusiasm and professionalism of the entire Creative Event Architects team was widely noted and appreciated. We thoroughly enjoy our time working with them, and value the firm as an irreplaceable asset to our team. They truly appreciate what it means to operate in a “results-only” environment, and have made the demonstration, time and again, of great expertise, know-how, and commitment to excellence.
Tristan Laflamme | CMPA Executive Director and General Counsel
Who We Are
Creative Event Architects supports you with a centralized infrastructure, a team of management and operations specialists, plus offers a you a complete solution for your association.
Tina has a proven track record of accomplishment in the areas of planning and leading comprehensive strategies, that support her clients’ business goals and objectives.
She founded Creative Event Architects in 2008 in order to help her clients strategically realize their goals, by using creative marketing solutions and strategic event management.
As Creative Event Architects' guiding visionary, Tina brings intimate knowledge of the trade and strong vendor relationships to all of her projects. This allows Creative Event Architects to develop and achieve highly detailed and custom strategies for all of their clients.
By identifying and developing synergies between multiple stakeholders, Tina’s genuine passion for helping and connecting people comes through in every project.
Tina has strategically planned and coordinated events ranging from high-profile events and annual conferences, to non-profit educational events and international symposia.
She has a strong background in all aspects of event management, as well as association management. She is a member of the Canadian Society of Professional Event Planners (CanSPEP).
Shannon joined Creative Event Architects in 2015 and with her brought a wealth of knowledge to the team. Shannon has a strong passion for relationships, events and always wanting to learn. She specializes in Social Media with a unique focus on the boomer audience. Shannon’s passion with social media has earned her special recognition from several community organizations which include, the Smiths Falls & District Crime Stoppers, the Smiths Falls Lions Club, & the Lanark Leeds & Grenville Canadian Cancer Society.
In addition to her extensive knowledge of social media & web management, Shannon has 10 years of experience in public speaking, freelance writing, & entrepreneurship consulting. Shannon is a featured contributor to She Is Fierce! A global community of female entrepreneurs & professionals and has been published in Tosca Reno’s book Eat Clean Diet.
Shannon is an active member with the Smiths Falls Chamber of Commerce, Canadian Society of Event Professionals and has been on the Smiths Falls Relay for Life planning committee for several years. Shannon believes in giving back to the event industry through volunteering. In her spare time, Shannon enjoys writing, dancing and being a mother to two amazing children. They enjoy their time together as a family with their dog Mia.