Spring 2017 Alberta Gift Fair Recap


 

BEST BOOTH AWARDS
Our judges selected booth designs that stood out from the crowd. Congratulations to all the Spring 2017 Best Booth winners!

Best Large Booth
Giftcraft

Best Medium Booth
Crushed by Nifty Gifty

Best Small Booth
3r Clothing Company

Best New Exhibitor
Lucy Loo



NORTHLANDS' INDIGENOUS PRINCESS
Brittney Pastion, Northlands' Indigenous Princess was our special guest at the Alberta Gift Fair, opening the show each morning with a traditional jingle dance.



CANADA 150 PRIZE GIVEAWAYS
Attendees won $150 gift cards in celebration of Canada 150!

Leanne Gowler from The Park Bench

Leanne Doppler from Fun Matters

Danny Friesen from Limeblu



TRIPS WEST SPEAKERS

Lindsay Anderson & Dana Vanveller shared their experiences travelling across Canada, along with tips on how to work with communities.

Rafael Mael engaged retailers in his seminar about how to leverage special events like Canada 150.

Evan Weselake revealed his formula for positioning value to the tourism customer.


MEDIA
We visited the Global News studio with some exciting new products from our exhibitors that are hitting store shelves soon! This segment was aired on February 27, 2017.