Delia Lapensée

Senior Account Manager, National Convention Sales - Corporate

Delia is an award winning event strategist with 15 years sales and planning experience in meetings, conventions and trade shows.  Her career began with Freeman Exposition Services Canada in Ottawa, where she excelled in Exhibitor Services. Delia soon relocated to Freeman Canada’s headquarters in Toronto where she demonstrated exceptional customer service skills. Due to her high level performance, she was asked to support shows with over 500 exhibitors for other branches in cities such as Montreal, Boston and San Diego.

Delia’s background includes five years’ experience with another major convention facility, specializing in event coordination and catering services. She also held the position of National Sales Director with a major consumer expo. Her rolodex of industry contacts has been an asset to the organization since joining the Shaw Centre team in 2011.

Nominated as MPI Toronto Chapter New Member of the Year in 2018, Member of the 2017 Grey Cup Festival Programming Committee in 2017 and recipient of the Ontario Hostelry Institutes 2010 Top 30 Under 30, Delia’s passion for events is as apparent as her passion for people.  When she’s not at work, she’s probably still thinking about work or travelling the world.