“To assist our clients in producing the
highest quality conferences and events
while maintaining a constant view of
budgets, time-lines and the needs of
the attendees and the client.”
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Marianne Dewar is a Senior Meeting/Event Planner of Meeting Management Services.
A business administration graduate of Sheridan College, Marianne has spent more
than a quarter of a century planning and producing a myriad of successful events.
Her in-depth knowledge of the non-profit health care sector is readily apparent in a range of
educational conferences that have brought new and expanded knowledge to their participants.
Marianne Dewar is a member of the Independent Meeting Planners Association
As President and Senior Meeting/Event Planner Ron Dewar has been involved in more
than 300 conferences and events in his career, many with budgets of over one
million dollars and attracting as many as 40,000 participants.
For 18 years Ron successfully guided the Dofasco Special Events Department overseeing
150 meetings and events including international VIP visits and conferences. An accomplished
public speaker, his experience at Dofasco also included more than 400 educational
projects for customers, university and high school students.
Ron Dewar is a graduate of the Business Management Program at Sheridan College and
supplemental courses in Food and Beverage Management. He completed the Metallurgical
Engineering Technology Program at Ryerson Polytechnic University in Toronto.
Ron is a member of Meeting Professionals International, the International Special Events
Society and the Canadian Society of Association Executives.
He is a Special Events Course Instructor at Mohawk College in Hamilton, Ontario and offers
a wide range of conference and event management topics to industry groups.