"Alison was a treat to work with. She was hard working, knowledgeable, and accommodating always. Her attention to detail is matched only by her passion for what she does. She truly puts her heart and soul into her events."
Amy X. King, Manager, Incentives and Meeting Management, Ameriprise Financial
"The Society is profoundly lucky to have someone of your talent and creativity to orchestrate an event of this caliber that is at the same time glamorous and altruistic. For 21 years you have been the driving force of the Ball, sustaining a level of success that must surely be unprecedented in Canada. I suspect there is no other event planner who can pull off what you do and raise as much money for cancer."
Pamela C. Fralick, National President and Chief Executive Officer, Canadian Cancer Society
"The event was extremely successful as far as I am concerned. It raised a lot of money, was unique in terms of creativity, yet comfortable and fun. Congratulations."
Calin Rovinescu, President and Chief Executive Officer,
"The best event planner we have come across in years."
Nicole Magnan, Executive Director, Canadian
"Planning events in 3 cities and on a ship is
a monumental task and you handled it superbly. You
were ferocious in your negotiations, yet handled all
staff, personnel and guests with patience, respect
Stephen Reitman, Executive Vice-President,
“You delivered an outstanding product and exceptional service; we are still receiving rave reviews regarding the wonderful venue, décor and general atmosphere at each of the venue changes. It was a monumental job and you managed it superbly.”
Lori Yersh, Executive Director, Donor Relations and Stewardship, McGill University
“All of the entertainment you provided at the grand opening of the Premium Outlets Montreal was enjoyed by the guests of the outlet. The client was extremely pleased and so were we. Thank you very much and we look forward to working with you in the future.”
Jon Michaels, Owner and Executive Vice-President, Extraordinary Events
"Congratulations to you and your team. The award recognizes your passion and hard work. Those of us in fundraising leadership roles enjoyed our involvement in support of this very important cause. Good luck to the entire team for this year."
Bruce R. Richmond, Deputy Chief Executive (Retired), Deloitte
"Thank you for this wonderful celebration; the employees really loved it and everything was very well organised."
Johanne Groulx, Merck
"Your Midsummer Night's Dream creation was a
delight and you are to be warmly congratulated for
The Right Honourable Pierre Elliott Trudeau,
Prime Minister of Canada
"Our Montreal trip will go to the top of the
list as the best annual marketing event we have had.
Thank you for making the trip such a resounding success."
Rochelle Lamm, President, AAL Capital Management
"This year's success could not have happened
without you. Your commitment, enthusiasm and expertise
made it an event to remember. It was directed with
a 'main de maître' and I was very proud to be
a part of it."
Dr. Francesco Bellini, Chairman and Chief
Executive Officer, BioChem Pharma
"A success for which you can take a great deal
Grant L. Reuber, President, Bank of Montreal
"A great success due to your efficiency in organizing,
coordinating and creating the party of the year."
Jonathan Deitcher, Director, RBC Dominion
"Congratulations on a brilliant idea, spectacularly
Eve Marshall, The Study School Foundation
"Thank you for your dedication, your professionalism,
your support and your thoughtfulness."
Thomas Birks, President, Birinco Holdings
"Congratulations on the outstanding quality of
the new firm brochure."
Norman Jaskolka, Partner, Zittrer Siblin
"Congratulations on a job done superbly."
Hartland M. MacDougall, Vice-Chairman,
Bank of Montreal
"Thank you so much for coordinating our Chinese
Banquet event at the conference this year. Everything
flowed really smoothly and we received lots of compliments."
Karen Skears, Corporate Events Manager,
Bank of Montreal
"Thank you for the wonderful effort you made
in putting together such a spectacular evening."
Cornelia Nihon and Sue Khan, Co-Chairmen,
St. John Ambulance
"Our dinner at the Chicago Club went exceedingly
well. Your attention to detail and good management
certainly showed through. Thanks and nice going!"
Kenneth J. West, Chairman and Chief Executive
Officer, Harris BankCorp.