Established in 1988, The Bowering Group was the first certified event management firm in Manitoba.
The Bowering Group has been a member of Meeting Professionals International since 1985, making us the longest-serving member in Manitoba.
President Laurie Bowering is the only individual in Manitoba to have earned all three of the most distinguished certifications in our industry.
- CMM – The Global Certification in meeting management. Just under 600 people in the world have earned this prestigious designation
- CMP – Certified Meeting Professional as endorsed by the Convention Industry Council
- CSEC – Certified Special Events Coordinator – the Professional Certification of the Tourism Education Councils in Canada
Since 2004, Laurie Bowering has been teaching Event Management at the University of Winnipeg.