Hosts Global Alliance Announces New Member in Canada


Hosts Global Alliance (HGA) announces the addition of JPdL Destination Management (JPdL) as their HGA member in Canada.

HGA brings the vibrant and majestic character of Canada to the Alliance with the addition of JPdL, an experienced destination management company in Canada. Founded in 1982, JPdL has grown into a leading Canadian conference and event planner. Covering 7 major Canadian locations, Montreal, Niagara, Ottawa, Quebec, Toronto, Tremblant, and Vancouver, JPdL emits a passion for organizing events that highlight the beauty and excitement of Canada. Jean-Paul de Lavison, CMP, President of JPdL, comments, “JPdL Destination Management is delighted to have been selected to join Hosts Global Alliance. For over 30 years JPdL has been working with an extensive list of prestigious clients from across North America and around the world. With over 60 full time employees, JPdL has the most experienced and diverse team in Canada within the DMC sector.”

Marty MacKay, DMCP, HGA President, adds, “It is with open arms that we welcome JPdL into the HGA family. Their work ethic and culture are a perfect fit for our own corporate values, and they fittingly represent the Hosts H Factor for which we are known. We look forward to HGA’s continued success with JPdL as a member.”

Hosts Global Alliance (HGA) is a worldwide consortium of select Destination Management Companies. We believe that every destination holds the promise of an inspiring experience. Hosts Global Alliance delivers on that promise with unparalleled service, fresh thinking, and a global network of local experts. HGA currently represents over 50 Destination Management Companies, servicing over 190 locations. Hosts Global Alliance provides a full service approach for customers planning group programs in the meetings, convention, and incentive industry for corporations, associations, meeting management, and incentive travel companies. There is always a Hosts solution. Every time. Everywhere.


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