DMC CANADA, Vancouver, Whistler & Banff, Canada's leading DMC conference planner (organizer) and events specialist for incentive travel and planning conventions. A preferred destination management company and supplier used by international conference organisers worldwide. Delivering programme success through knowledge, resources and relationships.
Cantrav Services has been providing awe-inspiring, fun and relevant Western Canadian experiences for nearly thirty years. With our teams in Vancouver, Whistler and Banff, we have rounded in depth knowledge of all aspects of destination management, transportation, teambuilding, meeting design and brand-appropriate event production. When combined with our deep-rooted partner relationships, we ensure your objectives are met and your client and stakeholder expectations are exceeded. We understand value, sustainability, experience, design and delivering the Wow. We have been offering a full spectrum of in-bound meeting, incentive and event service options since 1983. A list of service includes:
- Off-site functions
- Dine around coordination
- Team building
- Corporate Social Responsability Programs
- Spousal programs
- Transportation & Group Movement
- Program Logistics
- Venue Management
- Meeting Management
“Where Passion Defines Service”
Cantrav prides itself on the expertise and professionalism of all our team members, and the way each individual takes responsibility to live up to our vision “Where Passion Defines Service”. Cantrav utilizes a client-focused philosophy; understanding that the clients are the foundation of Cantrav’s success. Team members are trained to respond to clients' needs, on their terms, quickly and with flexibility. These one on one relationships ensure that each program is built on a strong foundation.
Service Delivery Manager
This team member is focused on supporting your program objectives and is responsible for the logistical planning and the overall success of your program on behalf of Cantrav. Once your program is confirmed with us, the Service Delivery Manager will be your main contact in our office from concept to the final billing; working with you thru the planning phase, building the deliverables and managing the costs, quality, risks and issues in a manner that is in-line with your priorities.
Cantrav prides itself on the expertise and professionalism of our Program Managers. These individuals are logistically experienced and personally connected with the local community and our suppliers. They have all the attributes of our operational travel staff and more. Their role is to be your dedicated on-site contact and to oversee the service delivery of your program to ensure that it runs smoothly and successfully. Cantrav’s team also includes Sales Managers, Resource Management Managers and the Administrative Team.
As creative event designers, we are able to evoke emotion through the dynamic combinations of the environment, entertainment, décor and food & beverage. We use our creative ingenuity to script an evening to ensure our clients messages are communicated to your guests. The success of our event production stems from offering our clients innovative venue options where we are able to build on the existing, or create stunning transformations. Cantrav strives to create "wow" moments that will have the guests buzzing with excitement and awe. The success of our event production stems from offering our clients innovative venue options where we are able to build on the existing, or create stunning transformations.
We have astounded our clients with:
- Champagne receptions held atop of glaciers.
- Luxurious full course meals served amidst flowering meadows.
- The transformation of a recreational ice rink into a virtual forest with entertainment of talented figure skaters with cirque performers joining them from dizzying heights.
Canadian DMC for Vancouver, Whistler, Banff and Lake Louise
Vancouver is an extraordinary blend of cosmopolitan sophistication, cultural delights and natural wonders. Perched on the Pacific Ocean and nestled between the Coastal Mountains, Vancouver boasts Canada's most temperate climate. A diverse and multi-cultural city, Vancouver offers unique activities year round, world class shopping, gourmet restaurants and exciting entertainment. Within half an hour of downtown, you can explore rainforests, zip-line through the trees, kayak in a gorgeous inlet, learn to sail, golf, and more. Vancouver and the surrounding region offer an unforgettable playground of memorable urban adventures.
Whistler is an Internationally Recognized Year-Round Resort that is consistently rated as the #1 Resort in North America. As a luxury destination, with a winning formula of a mild climate and year-round outdoor activities, Whistler pleases both the adventure seekers and those who seek leisure and relaxation. This charming mountain village is the epitome of Western Canadian living, with Chalet-style buildings, cobblestone paved streets, and friendly, smiling locals who are all there to have a good time. Whistler features two mega-mountains, a picturesque village centre and endless outdoor escapes.
Banff and Lake Louise
From the town sites of Banff and Lake Louise you’re surrounded by some of the most impressive mountain landscapes in this large and dramatic wilderness. From every vantage point, the Rocky Mountains thrust high into the sky creating a symphony of shapes and textures that astonish even the most veteran travelers, and humble the soul of all who visit here. Banff is a paradise for the outdoor adventurer with an abundance of thrilling activities. In summer, enjoy rafting, fishing and nature hikes while winter offers unparalleled skiing/snowboarding, dogs-sledding and snow shoe experiences.