Archived News

2013

October 17, 2013 - The International Centre Appoints New Parking Management Company Carraway

Mississauga, ON – October 17, 2013 -The International Centre is pleased to announce the appointment of Carraway as the new exclusive provider of parking management effective December 9th, 2013...

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September 18, 2013 – The International Centre Welcomes Home the Avro Arrow

Mississauga, ON – September 18, 2013 – Fifty five years after its first flight, a replica of the Avro Arrow
is coming home. The world’s only full‐size model, the Avro Arrow and memorabilia will be unveiled at the
official kick‐off to Doors Open Mississauga, held at The International Centre on...

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July 25, 2013 – The International Centre Announces Social Media Agency Partnership

Toronto, ON – July 25, 2013 – The International Centre is excited to announce its newest partnership, welcoming
social media strategists Branding & Buzzing to their list of Recommended Event Service Providers. Focused on
providing clients and exhibitors...

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March 27, 2013 – The International Centre Appoints New Vice President of Sales

Mississauga, ON – March 27, 2013 – The International Centre announces today it has appointed
Trevor Graham as its new Vice President of Sales. Trevor brings to the position over 30 years of experience
in the Hospitality and Service Industry. Providing leadership and direction to The International Centre’s
Sales team, Trevor will report to Chief Executive Officer, Michael Prescott.

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February 19, 2013 - The International Centre’s Cooking with Green Energy from Bullfrog Power®

Toronto, ON – February 19, 2013 — Bullfrog Power, Canada’s 100 per cent green energy provider,
announced today that The International Centre, a trade and consumer show and conference
facility, is bullfrogpowering its 8,000 sq. ft. kitchen facilities and...

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January 15, 2013 – Keeping You Connected - The International Centre Expands Complimentary Wireless Solutions

Mississauga, ON – January 15, 2013 – The International Centre’s Conference Centre Grand Lobby has become its newest complimentary wireless hotspot location. In addition to the complimentary Wi-Fi available at Craft Eatery,
the Grand Lobby will provide clients and visitors with...

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2012

November 22, 2012 - The International Centre Reveals Fresh New Brand to Support $4.5 Million Renewal Plan

Mississauga, ON – November 22, 2012 – Following the news of an exciting $4.5 million renovation announced earlier this year, The International Centre, leading exhibition and conference venue in North America, is pleased to reveal a new, contemporary visual brand identity to reflect…

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September 24, 2012 - The International Centre announces New Executive Chef, Tawfik Shehata

Mississauga, ON – September 24, 2012 – The International Centre has announced Tawfik Shehata as its new Executive Chef. Leading the International Centre’s exceptional culinary team forward, Chef Shehata will ensure that clients and
guests experience the International Centre’s hospitality and culinary excellence while...

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July 18, 2012 - The International Centre Begins $4.5 Million Dollar Renovation

Mississauga, ON – July 18, 2012 – The International Centre is pleased to announce details of its largest renewal plan.
The exciting 4.5 million dollar renovation will dramatically enhance the one million square foot facility and incorporate sleek, modern design elements. The renovations will transform the main entrance to Hall 1 and introduce a new
connection between Hall 4 and Hall 5....

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July 10, 2012 - International Centre Offers Complimentary Wifi Solutions
JULY 10, 2012 - The International Centre is pleased to announce its Craft Eatery has become a complimentary wireless hotspot. As exhibitors, show management and guests become more dependent on superior wireless solutions the International Centre continues to demonstrate its commitment to enhancing client and visitor experience....
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February 27, 2012 - International Centre Presents The Return Of Its Savour Local Pavilion During The 2012 Toronto Wine & Cheese Show
FEB 27, 2012 - The International Centre is proud to announce the return of its Savour Local Pavilion, during the 2012 Toronto Wine & Cheese Show, March 16-18 at the International Centre. Presenting its first Craft Eastery "Pop-Up" Restaurant,...
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2011

November 2, 2011 - International Centre Proudly Receives Partners In Project Green Leadership In Sustainability – Hospitality Award

November 2, 2011, Mississauga, ON, The International Centre was named recipient of the Leadership in Sustainability – Hospitality Award during the 2011 Partners in Project Green (PPG) Sustainability Awards which recognize the innovative and inspiring work of local businesses that are embracing sustainability.

Selected by a jury of their peers, winners of a PPG Leadership in Sustainability Award were evaluated in areas which showcased integrating sustainability in to operational practices, inspiring employees and peers regarding the environment and implementing cutting edge environmental technologies or practices.

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October 19, 2011 - Thinking Global, Acting Local - International Centre Proudly Participates At Foodstock 2011

MISSISSAUGA, ONT. OCT 19, 2011: On October 16, 2011 the International Centre’s own Executive Chef Joe Levesque and Director of Operations and Sustainability Trevor Lui proudly participated in Foodstock, an outdoor pay-what-you-can public food event to help raise funds and awareness to stop the proposed construction of a Mega Quarry in the Melancthon Township, a rural community 110 kilometers northeast of Toronto.

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September 22, 2011 - The Show Must Go On – International Centre Encounters Six Day Power Outage

MISSISSAUGA, ON. SEPT 22, 2011: On Saturday, September 3, 2011 a violent storm hit the International Centre and surrounding areas collapsing fifteen hydro lines and resulting in a major power outage affecting International Centre events, tenants and staff.

Equipped with onsite generators for emergency situations, the International Centre was able to provide basic essential services and ensure safety to the facility...

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September 19, 2011 - International Centre Develops Sustainable Event Guide

September 19, 2011, MISSISSAUGA, ON: The International Centre is proud to unveil its highly anticipated Sustainable Event Guide. The guide incorporates sustainable principles at all levels of an event’s organization and implementation. As the first venue of its size in Ontario to offer a complete guide of this caliber the International Centre’s Sustainable Event Guide will assist and engage organizers and members of planning groups in committing to a sustainable event.

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