“I wanted to personally thank you and the entire BC Event Management team for the remarkable work [that] ensured the Official Opening of the Vancouver Convention Centre was an overwhelming success…”

“I wanted to take a minute to thank you and your team for the excellent job BC Event Management did on the event and experiential marketing for the pre-launch activities.”

Mark Fenwick, General Manager, Tsawwassen Mills Shopping Centre

“Your vision was magnificent and the execution was flawless. I so appreciated your ongoing dedication to add elements of delight that would enhance the experience for the guests while being mindful of our budgets and overall objectives. Working with BC Event Management was a real collaboration. You listened to my concerns and helped me problem solve as the event became more complex. The final product was outstanding and the comments we have had from our guests has been unprecedented.”

Claire Smith, VP Sales & Marketing, Vancouver Convention Centre

“We would like to commend David Clark for his superb handling of the extensive and complicated logistics involved [with our wedding reception]”.

Melinda & Bill Gates

“Just a quick note of thanks for the superb service BCEM provided for EPIC 2008. We asked you to wear many hats: from Operations Manager to Designer to Technical Director and A/V supplier. We were extremely pleased with all that you delivered and with the proactive manner in which you handled challenges before they became problems.”

Nancy Wright, Vice President, Globe Foundation

“David, I would not hesitate to recommend your company for any size or scope of a project where someone wants to deal with a professional who acts calm and competent at all times and is pleasant and cheerful to work with. I thank you for helping to make this event the huge success that it was and personally wish to thank you for all the little things you did for us to make it smooth all the way.”

Phil Heard, Chief Operating Officer, World Urban Forum

David, on behalf of the National organizing Committee for the FIFA U-2 World Cup Canada 2007 I would like to personally thank you very much for your leadership in providing direction, planning and execution to the following critical Tournament events: Opening Draw, Opening Ceremonies, Closing Ceremonies. Each event was handled in a professional manner and presented the best of Canada to FIFA and the rest of the World!

Peter Montopoli, National Event Director, FIFA U-20 World Cup Canada 2007

Thank you for the great job you did in your role in the opening celebrations for the new William R. Bennett Bridge. Your efforts contributed to an enormously successful event on May 25th, 2008, in which tens of thousands of people were able to take part.

Kevin Falcon, Minister, Ministry of Transportation

“The Prime Minister’s Gala Banquet was a show, in fact a landmark event that took everybody’s breath away, the scope, the emotion, and the impact it had on the audience.”

Robert Vanderloo, Exec. Dir., APEC

“I would like to express my sincere appreciation for your contribution towards making the 2002 Royal Visit of Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II a wonderful success. Your contribution was of the utmost importance.”

Marc-André Ouellette, Director, 2002 Royal Visit

“Your Production Management was extremely professional. We were impressed with: The Welcoming Ceremony, all the medal ceremonies and the Closing Ceremonies. The icing on the cake was the spectacular lighting of the [artistic performances] “Parade of Champions” , it was the best we’ve seen.”

Peter Montopoli, World Figure Skating Championships

“Your dedication and hard work on the Three Tenors Vancouver Concert was greatly instrumental in making it a success.”

M. Hoffmann, Hoffmann Concerts

“We are involved with organizing events all over the world but this [Virtual Sky event] was one of the best we have ever seen.”

Shotaro Morisaki, JTB

“Thank you for your role in producing the nightly Commonwealth Games Harbour Festival. We relied on you to single handedly negotiate with the Province, the city, the Police, the Ambulance Service, the Fire Department, the Coast Guard, harbour ferries, Inner Harbour hotels and affected merchants. We have received nothing but praise regarding your handling of this politically sensitive and high profile venue.”

Terry Wright, VP, XV Commonwealth Games

“I wish to thank you for your important contribution to the cultural program for APEC. Your dedication and professionalism was invaluable.”

Prime Minister Jean Chrétien

“The Gala of 60 artists, for innumerable TV viewers, and a live audience of 12,000 in GM Place, was a tremendous success. Your professionalism, attention to detail, flexibility and creativity made this event a world class production.”

Wilfred Wan, Chair, S.U.C.C.E.S.S.

“I can’t compliment you enough on your role as Producer of Skatefest. This was the first attempt by a host country to produce a festival in association with the World Figure Skating Championships. The results exceeded our expectations.”

Peter Montopoli, Vice President, World Figure Skating Championships

“At the risk of sounding hyperbolic there is no praise worthy of your efforts. We are still in awe of your creative and organizational talents. Unique as such talent is, it was the calm, cheerful, and professional execution of an incredibly complex week of events that touched us deeply.”

F. Stimpson, Co-Chair, Young Presidents’ Organization (BC Family University)

“I wish to express my appreciation for your valuable assistance on the occasion of the Vancouver Summit. Thank you for contributing your skills to this historic event.”

Prime Minister Brian Mulroney