Student Speaker Series – A Candid Conversation with Jenna Rain

When:  Nov 4, 2021 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM (ET)
Associated with  Toronto Chapter

If you are a student currently enrolled in an event management program, join us and fellow students from across Canada on Thursday, November 4th, 2021 at 4:00pm EDT for this open conversation with Jenna Rain – Event Manager, ESP Inc.



Since graduating with honours from George Brown College in Special Events Planning, Jenna has successfully worked on a variety of events ranging from large charitable fundraisers and corporate galas to intimate dinners and speaker series.  Jenna’s personal highlights include the execution of 21 simultaneous intimate dinner parties with the management of 60+ different partners, the management of a 250-person 6 course dinner with 9 separate menus, as well as the execution of the first hybrid event in Toronto since COVID, landing an Outstanding Logistical Achievement award.  Jenna has also been lucky enough to be on a team that has been the recipient of the Canadian Event Industry Awards Best Event for a High Profile Charity for 2 separate years.



  1. Transitioning from student to event professional.
  2. Key skills for entering the industry.
  3. Big lessons learned.



Current post-secondary students only - NO COST 

NOTE: Only students with a valid institutional email address will be permitted to participate.

* Added bonus – Starbucks gift cards to be won!


Carol Ford