by Pádraic Gilligan, Chief Marketing Officer, SITE & Managing Partner, SoolNua The path was segregated for wheels on one side and legs on the other. It hugged the sea wall, following the contours of the shore on each side of False Creek. It was early morning twilight, dusky still, a little before 6:30 in late… Read more »
Posts Tagged: Vancouver
10 must-do activities in Vancouver
by Pádraic Gilligan, Managing Partner, SoolNua I’ve had Vancouver on my mind for years now, like Hoagy Carmichael with Georgia or James Taylor with Carolina. It’s been lodged there in the deep recesses as the home or adopted home of so many meetings industry friends – Claire Smith, Tahira Endean, Emily Edwards, Brenda Anderson, Isobel Mahon. It had… Read more »
Vancouver: is there a better city for Business Events?
by Pádraic Gilligan, Managing Partner, SoolNua It’s hard to describe Vancouver without referencing San Francisco: two cities with paradisiacal natural surroundings, on the water, both with iconic bridges, both heavily Asian, both redolent of supreme west coast cool. Vancouver’s connections to that stunningly rich natural hinterland – the islands, woodlands, mountains – are more immediate,… Read more »
IMEX America 2012: Lessons in Tradeshow Marketing
by Padraic Gilligan, VP, Industry Relations and VP, Ovation Global DMC Redemption on the Streets of Las Vegas 4am is around the time the big clean up starts. In Las Vegas it’s also the time I rise. The Strip goes into twilight mode as night time revelers gradually de-materialise leaving space for jet-lagged Irish and the cleaners…. Read more »