Meet Our Team
We are trusted meeting advisors here to help you bring your meeting or convention to life.
We’re a team of meeting planners, industry professionals, and marketing experts who are here to help you create the best experience possible.
If that means helping you find the perfect venue to host an intimate group of 25, cherry-picking the very best caters to feed 100 people, or lining up a stellar musician to keep 250 guests entertained, we can assist with pretty well anything you set our minds to. It’s what we do—and we take pride in doing it well. The best part, is we do it for free!
Susan Freeman, Executive Director
Susan has over 20 years of hospitality experience in both Sales and Conference Services. At Mount Saint Vincent University, she earned a degree in Tourism & Hospitality Management and is very proud of the work she has accomplished the hospitality industry on PEI. Susan presently enjoys collaborating with industry colleagues on the MPI Atlantic board and the DMAC board. Outside of work, Susan enjoys watching her two daughters play soccer and softball and enjoys cheering them on from the sidelines with her husband.
Treena MacLeod, Business Development Manager
Treena MacLeod has been involved in the hospitality industry for over 30 years. Having started her career in the foodservice industry, eventually moving into event planning and then on to a career within the meeting industry in 2009. Stating the obvious, Treena absolutely loves to cook and has a passion for travel. An explorer in a previous life for sure.
Nicole Soucy, Partner Engagement Manager
Donna-Marie MacLeod, Business Development Manager
With over 30 years of experience in the Hospitality Industry, Donna-Marie is pleased to say that she still loves this business! She has previously worked with Marriott International, Delta Hotels, and Fairmont Hotels and brings forward that experience and knowledge to the Meetings & Conventions PEI team. She relocated to our Island from Nova Scotia 15 years ago and has come to love everything about this beautiful place.
Sean White, Marketing & Communications Manager
Sean has over 3 years of experience in social media writing and digital communications and marketing, most recently working for the CBC’s National Audience Services team in Toronto. At CBC Sean helped manage their social media community during national and international broadcast events such as the 2018 Winter Olympics and the 2019 Federal Election. Before entering a career in marketing and communications, Sean studied jazz trumpet at Humber College in Toronto and still can’t say no to a good jam session if the opportunity arises.
Tess Nemeth, Intern Coordinator
Tess graduated with Distinction from Ryerson University in Toronto, with a Bachelor of Commerce Degree in Hospitality and Tourism Management. She has worked in diverse Hospitality and Tourism teams across Canada and has a commitment to sustainable tourism practices. In her spare time, you can find her playing with her dog Benny on one of the many beautiful island beaches. She is an explorer at heart and a true foodie in the kitchen.