Television favourites to dish out design tips and tricks at the Vancouver Convention Centre West, October 22-25, 2015
Marketplace Events today announced the return of Jillian Harris and Todd Talbot, stars of W Network’s Love It or List It Vancouver to the Vancouver Home + Design Show, happening October 22-25, 2015 at the Vancouver Convention Centre West. Jillian and Todd will appear on the Main Stage on Friday, October 23 at 7:00PM and Saturday, October 24 at 1:00PM, with autograph signings to follow both presentations.
“We first welcomed Jillian and Todd to the Vancouver Home + Design Show in 2013, and people have been asking when they would return ever since,” said Tyson Kidd, show manager for Marketplace Events, producers of the Vancouver Home + Design Show. “With our show’s permanent move to the Vancouver Convention Centre West happening this fall, we knew we wanted to make a statement – what better way to do it with Canada’s favourite home and design duo?”
Joining the list of headliners is Cheryl Torrenueva, judge on W Network’s Game of Homes; Samantha Pynn, star of HGTV’s Open House Overhaul; and bi-coastal design duo Janette Ewen & Jef Hancock, co-founders of Parker Barrow Creative. Also appearing on the Main Stage is a slew of notable design experts, each primed to share their know-how on everything from home improvement to top-notch interior design. The line-up includes:
– Leigh-Ann Allaire Perrault, regular guest expert on Cityline and DIY blogger
– Jamie Banfield, owner and lead designer for Jamie Banfield Design
– Sarah Gallop, owner and lead designer for Sarah Gallop Design Inc.
– Christine Friend, owner and decorator for The Friendly Decorator
– Dean Mitchell, president of Canadian Renovations Inc.
“This fall’s Vancouver Home + Design Show is all about bringing big-ticket designers and local, accessible experts together under one roof,” continued Kidd. “Every single guest will be able to find a complete range of expert advice, products, ideas and inspiration, all under one roof. We can’t wait for them to see it.”
Stay tuned for the final Main Stage schedule, slated for release later this summer. For more information, visit vancouverhomeanddesignshow.com.
About The Vancouver Home + Design Show: The Vancouver Home + Design Show has been a staple in consumers’ calendars since 1983, attracting more than 35,000 qualified visitors every fall. Produced by Marketplace Events, the show features high-interest exhibits, high-profile industry personalities and the latest home and lifestyle trends. Marketplace Events produces 39 events in 21 markets that collectively attract 1.5 million attendees and another 1.7 million unique web visitors annually.
About Marketplace Events: Marketplace Events creates vibrant expositions connecting enthusiasts with experts, products and services in dynamic face-to-face environments. The company produces 39 events annually in 21 markets including: 26 consumer home shows in the US; 11 in Canada; one Holiday Boutique in Kansas City; and the country’s premier trade and consumer show for the motorcycle industry, the American International Motorcycle Expo (AIMExpo). AIMExpo was ranked by Trade Show Executive among their “Fastest 50 Class of 2014,” which recognizes the most dynamic and fastest-growing trade shows in North America. The 39 combined events attract 15,000 exhibitors, 1.5 million attendees and another 1.7 million unique web visitors annually. From 14 offices, the 110-person staff produces some of the most successful and longest-running shows in North America, including market-leading home shows in Montreal, Vancouver, Calgary, Minneapolis, Philadelphia and Orlando – some of which have thrived in their markets for more than 75 years. www.marketplaceevents.com