National Events Manager, Borden Ladner Gervais LLP

Arianna is an experienced corporate planner specializing in the professional services and legal industries. She has worked on more than 400 events, ranging from intimate VIP dinners for 10 to multi-day conferences for 2,000.  She is an experienced leader, currently leading the nationalization of a previously-regionally structured team. She has developed practices, and continues to search for new ways to streamline processes and position events as a business function in a corporate environment. She has met challenges like a block-wide Internet outage during a conference, and delivered exceptional ROI through events by changing formats and targeting attendees. In addition, she is an active, committed member of MPI Toronto.