Welcome. bienvenue. bienvenido. benvenuto. We aspire to inspire. Our simple goal is to provide creative event design, polished coordination and on-site execution with enthusiasm and expert guidance. We will create a distinctive event reflective of your style, vision and budget.
We are serious about the art of creating unique events and we take our work to heart dedicating ourselves to each project. We are proud of the service excellence we offer our clients. The process of designing an event should be a positive one and our talented team has the experience that will enable you to reach your goals and objectives whether it be for an intimate group of 10 to an elaborate extravaganza of 800. Our team is fluent in both English and French however we dream in technicolor.
We take pride in planning the smallest details to the overall production of your event. With our array of services, you will be able to relax and enjoy your event with your guests.
chic & swell creative meetings and events is a one-stop-shop meetings and events management firm. We offer professionalism, creative vision and planning expertise resulting in grande finales every time. We produce a wide array of events including galas, welcome receptions, product launches, client appreciation events, Holiday events, grand openings, teambuilding and more.
Carole Saad, CMP (certified meeting professional) is the chic director of this swell company. Having worked in the industry for over 20 years, Carole has founded chic & swell creative meetings and events because the meetings & special events industry is her passion. Carole has been a proud member of Meeting Professionals International since 1999 where she has been recognized as Volunteer of the Year in 2000, Supplier of the Year in 2006 as well as for many original programs for the Ottawa Chapter over the years. Having held positions on the MPI Ottawa Board of Directors as Chair of Program & Education and Director of Awards & Recognition, Carole is the Past President of MPI, Ottawa Chapter 2010-2011.
Carole has also taught part-time in the Events Management Program at Algonquin College and also teaches Event & Meeting Management for government agencies and the private sector in both English and French.
Cathy has been in the hospitality & service industry for over 30 years and possesses a natural ability for excellent client relations, organizational and event planning skills. Cathy has been with Chic & Swell since its inception in 2009 and thoroughly enjoys the logistical process that goes into planning each event. Cathy would be an intricate part of the planning and execution process of your events. Efficient, bilingual and reliable, she is a true asset to the chic & swell team.
Rebecca is a recent graduate from the Event Management Program at Algonquin College, where she graduated with Honors. She has always had a passion for planning and enjoys every aspect that goes into an event, but without a doubt her favorite part is watching the room transform into the vision created! Rebecca loves the event industry; how no two events are the same and that she gets to use her creativity and personable skills on a daily basis. "We don't remember days, we remember moments"