- Owner, Details Convention & Event Management Inc.
Jean has run her own company, Details Convention & Event Management Inc. for 27 years. She was the first Certified Meeting Professional (CMP) in Alberta and a catalyst in launching the MPI Alberta Chapter (now separated into the Greater Calgary and Greater Edmonton Chapters). She influenced the writing and adoption of the Canadian government’s Canadian Industry Occupational Standards for meeting planners, a first not just in Canada, but internationally. Jean was also part of a steering committee that published the widely used textbook MPI’s Planning Guide: A Source for Meetings and Conventions.