Event Management, Design & Production Agency
Creative & brand-focused putting you & your guests at the forefront
We are a leading-edge, Canadian award-winning event management agency producing original live experiences that inspire audiences in Edmonton, Calgary and across Canada. Our creative and experienced team successfully plan and execute events that range from interactive product launches and multi-city branding events to large-scale corporate celebrations, milestones, and high profile anniversary events for up to 3000 guests.
We are known for delivering expert event solutions with a team being driven by passion for our work and superior care for our clients, a reputation that continues to be proven by consistently delivering impactful and successful events. From concept development through to execution, we focus on putting you and your guests at the forefront, ensuring all event elements are cohesively and strategically designed into a truly unique experience.
The Site 6 team brings a passion for creativity, experiences and client support that are bar none. They bring with them the critical skills of adaptability and flexibility. Their strong work ethic and natural skill for creating unique events is what has kept our organization working with the team for years.
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We are honoured to have been recognized with awards that celebrate excellence in the Special Events Industry on a national and international level.
Canadian Event Industry Awards
- 2017 Finalist for Best Event Produced for a Corporation in Canada: BioWinter Lodge
- 2016 Winner of Best Brand/Product Launch produced in Canada: Adventure Y Launch Party
- 2016 Finalist for Best Event Produced for a Corporation in Canada: BioWare20 Anniversary & Holiday Event
- 2015 Finalist for Best Event Produced for a Corporation in Canada: PPCLI 100th Anniversary
ILEA (International Live Events Association) ESPRIT Awards
- 2013 Winner of Best Event Design & Decor – budget under $25,000 USD: Urban Masquerade Wedding
Edmonton Event Awards
- 2017 Winner of Best Live Event: BioWinter Lodge
Meet the Team
Karin Hoogland, BMgt (Hon.) — Creative Director / Event ProducerCapitalizing on a detail-oriented management style and a unique eye for design, Karin focuses on developing and executing large-scale event productions with energetic drive. Since the company’s inception, she has been able to grow Site 6 Events by harmonizing functionality and customer service with breakthrough concepts and a flair for the extraordinary.
Karin has a Travel Diploma and Business Management Degree with Great Distinction from the University of Lethbridge and started her career in the Event Industry ten years ago building her skill set in Special Event Management, Tourism Sales & Marketing and Catering Management. A founding member of the Edmonton Chapter of the International Live Events Association, she has served on the board as a Director of Membership from 2012 to 2015.
Karin’s main focus is on the customer, ensuring an open line of communication and exceeding their needs and expectations. With a passion for travel and adventure, much of her inspiration is drawn from extensive experiences abroad. From traveling and working in Ireland and studying in Holland to backpacking in Bolivia, volunteering in Peru and settling for a year in South America, she’s not afraid to delve into the unknown and always up for the challenge!
Carolyn Chenard, B.Sc. — Production ManagerCarolyn has been a member of the Site 6 team since the company's inception September of 2011. She has played a number of roles ranging from event design and creative assistance to program coordination, stage management, event administration and on-site production. Her work history includes large-scale conference and project management for an environmental consulting firm and Acting Director for a non-profit community organization.
Carolyn is currently completing a PhD in Environmental Sociology at the University of Alberta and has received numerous academic scholarships in her quest to realize this goal. Bringing not only a positive and enthusiastic attitude to the Team, Carolyn’s talents blend creativity with diplomacy, making her an invaluable contributor to the successful production of any Site 6 project.
Site 6 Event Crew
Events are successful only when you have the best possible team executing the vision. We are proud of our talented group of on-site event crew who take on essential event staffing roles such as event installation, take-down, registration, floor supervision, stage management and entertainment coordination.
Our Core Values
Site 6 Events is dedicated to always treating every project as unique and bringing forward fresh and innovative ideas by staying on top of industry trends and developments. We regularly attend both national and international event industry conferences and tradeshows to be inspired, educated, and connect with other industry professionals. Developing strong and reliable business relationships throughout Canada and abroad has allowed us to connect our clients to expert suppliers and cutting-edge event solutions.
While we are slightly obsessive about the details, we strongly believe in the importance of not losing sight of the overall picture. The ability to understand the big picture while executing the finer details is crucial to the successful planning of any event. And above all, we value teamwork. Working collaboratively with our clients and suppliers in a trustworthy, personable and caring environment is the core of our business.