About Us

Maureen Brown

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Maureen Brown

Maureen Brown has been a successful event planner in the lower mainland for over 5 years; she has a wealth of experience and is well connected in the community. More importantly, Maureen understands what it takes it to put together an intimate and meaningful gathering to celebrate your loved one with family and guests.

Maureen Brown’s expertise in event planning has well-established roots. For over 15 years she held a position as general manager of a multimillion-dollar service organization where she led a team of up to 55 staff.

Her keen business sense and entrepreneurial spirit led her to play a key role in the establishment of a company that managed events at one of BC’s largest tourist destinations – Science World. Most recently Maureen used her attention to detail and passion for planning events in her role at the MS Society of Canada, BC & Yukon, this last year she was the provincial lead for all 18 Scotiabank MS Walks.

Maureen draws on this experience, as well as her ongoing dedication to professional excellence through education and training, to ensure successful – and very special – events. She diligently meets the objectives of her clients through astute strategic planning, exceptional attention to detail, as well as industry connections and behind-the-scenes know-how that assure on-time, on-budget delivery.

Ana Brand

Ana Brand

Ana Brand

A busy mom of three grown boys, Ana Brand has worked with Emerald Events for two years and has learned hands-on the art of planning and executing events. Prior to working with us, Ana has been a PAC leader for fifteen years organizing committees and many special events. Her experience includes helping people with Celebration of Life events for three years; Ana is well-suited for this role as she has a great shoulder to lean on and an ear that will always listen to you.