Managing Change and Business Growth
Business evolution, sales and marketing coordination, systems development
Annually, TMG, in partnership with Vancouver Island venues, produces outdoor theatrical performances in Island communities. The productions of classic Disney and Shakespearean plays, both in original costume and modern adaptations, are brought to life by talented island-based actors. As the producer, TMG is responsible for business management, sponsor solicitation, venue management, event marketing and delivery.
Project and Event Management
Business and logistics management.
TMG works on the Marathon committee in a variety of project management roles including race director, technical operations, and volunteer coordinator. The highly regarded destination event draws 10,000 participants annually. TMG provides volunteer and logistics management solutions, including the recruitment and placement of over 1000 volunteers.
Cathy Noel Campaign
TMG works with small organizations providing business management and team leadership. As the Campaign Manager for the Cathy Noel Campaign, TMG’s Steve Duck helped direct the efforts of many volunteers for a new candidate in a large regional riding. In a challenging run against a well-established incumbent, the Noel Team performed well identifying significant support for the candidate.
You Are Where You Eat
Under a grant from BC Healthy Communities, the Saanich Peninsula municipalities hosted a day-long conference focusing on local food production sustainability and security. TMG coordinated the event’s registration, venue, catering, and program delivery.
Victoria Festival of Wine
For several years, TMG helped organize this very popular multiple-venue Festival featuring wine tastings, food sampling and educational seminars. Wine sampling in blown glass art studios, wine pairing dinners and gala receptions occurred across Victoria over the two to three day event. TMG recruited and managed the 100+ volunteers utilized to deliver the Festival. The Victoria Festival of Wine was recognized as one of the premiere wine functions in Western Canada.
Organizing and Facilitating Meetings
Program management, meeting chair, parliamentarian, workshop leader
College of Massage Therapists of British Columbia
For over twenty years, TMG acted as the chair pro-tem and parliamentarian for the College of Massage Therapy Annual General Meeting and all Special Meeting. The same services were also delivered to the membership organization, the Massage Therapists Association of British Columbia. Through this time both groups have continually met the challenges of changing health care system structures and responsibilities. TMG facilitated many difficult meeting situations providing careful guidance.
Division of Continuing Studies, University of Victoria
The Division of Continuing Studies brought together the full staff to explore strategic directions for the programs and services provided by the Division. TMG conducted preliminary interviews with participants to identify common themes and understanding. He facilitated small group breakout sessions and full staff team and consensus building activities in delivering the full day program.