Author Archives: Anh Nguyen

Join The Spark Team!

In a few months, the team at Spark will be celebrating our 2nd birthday. They always say the first few years is when a small business proves whether it has staying power and we are pumped to put another year behind us. And what a great year it has been – we want to thank all […]

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Repeat Clients…Getting To Know You!

              One of the things we pride ourselves on at Spark is our ability to maintain client relationships. We've never lost a client and have had the pleasure of working with most of our clients on multiple events. It is truly humbling that our clients see value in our […]

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Meet Our Creative Genius!

Kendal Dyer, BA  Creative Director, Spark Event Management It seemed like fate that I was brought to work with the Spark Event Management team. I agree, that sounds a bit dramatic. But truthfully, everything seemed to come together in an inescapably perfect way… and I’ve always been told not to tempt fate.

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Women Business Owners Today

Anh Nguyen, Principal of Spark Event Management, was recently featured in the January edition of Women Business Owners Today. We were honoured to be featured among such great group of female entrepreneurs and leaders across Canada.  Click here to see the article >>

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Not Just Another Party …

          Anyone who lives or works in Calgary knows that during Stampede, the city morphs into a massive 10 day, cowboy-themed party. Venues, event planners, décor companies and entertainers are all booked up working long days and late hours to satisfy the demands of one of the busiest party seasons in […]

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BOMA Calgary Excellence Awards Dinner – May 2013

Last year, I attended the National CSAE Conference and had the pleasure of meeting Lia Robinson and William (Bill) Partridge from the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) Calgary office. It was immediately evident to me how passionate and dedicated both Lia and Bill were to their membership and their organization.

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Anh Nguyen, CMP – President of MPI Greater Calgary Chapter

Effective July 1, 2013, Anh Nguyen, CMP, became President of the Meeting Professionals International Greater Calgary Chapter (MPI GCC). Meeting Professionals International is the premier global association community for thousands of meeting and event professionals. As a member of MPI, we believe in the unequalled power of events and human connections to advance organizational objectives.  Click here to learn more […]

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Western Canada In-School Settlement Conference – February 2013

                Last month, we had the honour of working with the Calgary Bridge Foundation for Youth in partnership with Citizenship and Immigration Canada to put on the Western Canada In-School Settlement Conference. This conference, the first of its kind, brought together school based settlement programs and 200 in-school settlement […]

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Collaborate Magazine – Top 40 Under 40

I was very honoured and humbled to receive a call a few months ago from Libby Hoppe, the Managing Editor of Collaborate magazine to let me know that I had been nominated and selected for their Top 40 Under 40 Class of 2013. It is such an honour and pleasure for me to share this recognition with […]

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Would You Like Fries With That?

It’s been almost 6 months since I fully launched Spark and ventured into the world of entrepreneurship on my own. Over the last 6 months, I have had a lot of family and friends ask questions like “is Spark still in business?”, “are things going okay?”, “do you have any clients?”, “Can you afford to […]

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