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Tickets now on sale for IDC/IIDA Vancouver Leaders Breakfast

Published by Candis Green, November 29, 2013.

On February 20, 2014, Interior Designers of Canada (IDC) and the International Interior Design Association (IIDA) will present landscape architect, Cornelia Hahn Oberlander with the prestigious 2014 Leadership Award of Excellence, an award that recognizes outstanding contributions to the design profession. Multi-talented actor, director and founder of the Bard on the Beach Shakespeare Festival, Christopher Gaze, will deliver the keynote address. Don't miss out on this iconic event for the interior design community. 

christopherKeynote Speaker: Christopher Gaze, Director and Founder, Bard on the Beach Shakespeare Festival

Christopher Gaze, the multi-talented actor, director founder of Bard on the Beach Shakespeare Festival. Born in England, Gaze spent three seasons at Shaw Festival before moving to Vancouver, where he founded the festival, allowing Shakespearean actors to perform against a spectacular backdrop of the Vancouver city skyline and mountains. He has nurtured the festival for more than 20 years to become one of the most successful not-for-profit arts organizations in North America.

corneliaHonouree: Cornelia Hahn Oberlander, iconic Landscape Architect 

Cornelia Hahn Oberlander is recognized as a national treasure in Canada and has been creating innovative landscapes for more than sixty years. Her designs are based on studies of the social cultural and physical features of a given site and to each project Cornelia brings together the art and science of the landscape design profession. Cornelia is a leader in researching green solutions.


Champion Sponsorship: $5000.00
Patron Sponsor: $3000.00
Supporter: $1750.00
Table of Ten: $1250.00
Individual Tickets: $125.00
All prices are subject to HST

To purchase your ticket to this exciting event and to learn more, please click here.

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And for those of you in Toronto, the Toronto IDC/IIDA Leaders Breakfast is taking place December 6 at the Four Seasons Hotel. This year’s Breakfast will honour Tracy Bowie, Vice President of IIDEX Canada and feature keynote speaker Terry O’Reilly. He’s the award-winning host of the popular CBC Radio show “Under the Influence” and the author of The Age of Persuasion.

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