ILEA Canada Vice Chair, Operations & Corporate Governance 2017/2018
Tania Newman,Chair Décor Etc., Burnaby, BC
Over the course of Tania’s 16 year event career, she has worked as the Show Manager for two Trade Show Management companies, Sales Associate for a caterer, as a Sales Rep for one of Vancouver’s largest full service rental companies and did a variety of event contract work independently. She has acted as Show Manager, Volunteer Coordinator and Production Assistant and is now providing décor for some of Vancouver’s largest and most prominent events as GM of Chair Décor Etc. She has extensive experience in customer service and sales and is enjoying the challenge of running a boutique company. For six years, she served on the ISES Vancouver Board (now ILEA Vancouver), is a Past President and is now Chair of ILEA Vancouver’s Chapter Awards program.
She has previously been a judge for the Star Awards, the ILEA Esprit Awards and for a variety of ILEA Chapter Awards. Being an active member of our industry and ILEA is of extreme importance to Tania as she feels these are the best methods to provide event support, utilize her strong networking skills and bring professionalism and credibility to Chair Décor Etc.