Meet our friendly and helpful staff who can help assess your needs, assist with planning your event and give you all the details on why Winnipeg is the perfect spot to host your meeting or convention.

Meetings Winnipeg

Natalie Thiesen

Natalie Thiesen
Director of Tourism
1 204 954 1978

Natalie is responsible for overseeing the Business Development Managers in order to optimize overnight visitations across all markets. Natalie is also responsible for attracting U.S. tourism business through the meetings and conventions market.

Grace Hicks

Grace Hicks
Business Development Manager
1 204 954 1981

Grace is responsible for selling and promoting Winnipeg as the destination of choice for meetings and conventions. Her main focus is attracting tourism business through the association and corporate markets.

Melanie McCreath

Melanie McCreath
Business Development Manager, Bring It Home Program
1 204 954 1984

Melanie is responsible for selling and promoting Winnipeg as the destination of choice for meetings and conventions. This includes attracting tourism business through local leaders with the Bring it Home program, while leveraging these business events and conferences to help showcase Winnipeg’s investment value proposition.

Annie Henry

Annie Henry
Business Development Manager
1 204 954 1990

Annie is responsible for attracting sports, special events and meetings to Winnipeg. Her main focus is attracting tourism business through the sport federations and corporations.

Daria  Lukie

Daria Lukie
Business Development Manager, Bring it Home Program
1 204 954 0998

Daria is responsible for selling and promoting Winnipeg as the destination of choice for meetings and conventions. This includes attracting tourism business through local leaders with the Bring it Home program, while leveraging these business events and conferences to help showcase Winnipeg’s investment value proposition.

Crystal Seman

Crystal Seman
Sales Administrator
1 204 954 1989

Crystal supports the sales activities of the Business Development Managers and expedites the bids and proposals in order to increase visitation.

Lynnea  Adrian

Lynnea Adrian
Client Services Manager
1 204 954 1992

Lynnea is responsible for assisting clients in promoting their meetings, conventions, sports and special events that will be held in Winnipeg in order to maximize attendance and elevate customer satisfaction for increased tourism revenues.