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    Conferences, galas, and trade shows that inspire action
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    Turning the event you imagine into reality
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    Motivating your members; advancing your profession

Canada’s most connected event and association management company

A team of experts; a network of excellence

Strauss is Canada’s most connected event and association management company. With nearly 20 years of experience in managing healthcare and business associations and delivering signature events, we offer the expertise and industry knowledge that lead our clients to excellence. We work with clients who always look to the next level of profile, revenue generation, and performance – clients who turn to us for purposeful leadership. We’ve developed strong and reliable business relationships from coast to coast, allowing us to connect our clients to state-of-the-art technology, expert industry suppliers, and industry best practice so they can expand their profile, and increase their economic benefits and member satisfaction. Through our expertise, connections, and commitment to client service, Strauss produces exceptional signature events and elevates the performance of associations.


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From the Blog:

The True Value of Association Volunteers

Volunteers are the life-blood of most associations and are crucial to the overall success of the organization. What is their time worth? How do you assign value to association volunteers?…

Sales Tax on Association Sponsorships and Tradeshow Booths

Sponsorships The Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) has a published a guide GST/HST Information for Non-Profit Organizations; however, its section on sponsorships does not offer clear-cut information about sales tax on…

Event Planning – Who’s the Boss

As an event manager, we are contracted by an individual on behalf of an organization who we refer to as our client, but most of the time we really don’t…