Preferred Partners

The RBC Convention Centre has a long history of working with some of Winnipeg’s most respected and dependable companies with years of experience in the meetings and conventions industry.  We encourage you to consider contacting one of our preferred partners as we are confident they would provide you with exceptional service that would help make your event a success.


A/V Equipment - Freeman Audio Visual

Freeman (formerly known as AVW-TELAV) are the preferred and onsite supplier of audio/visual services at the RBC Convention Centre Winnipeg. They offer a complete range of audio visual and presentation technology services throughout North America. These services include audio visual and computer rental event staging, simultaneous interpretation, audience response and multi-microphone discussion systems, exhibit and tradeshow solutions, webcasting, press conferences, technical coordination and presentation management for meetings, conventions, corporate events and trade shows.


Design & Decor - Events by Emma Corporation

Events by Emma’s fresh approach and innovative thinking have made it one of the most sought-after planning, production and décor design companies in Canada.

The Events by Emma team prides themselves in the ability to understand their clients, realize their specific needs and goals and deliver a successful event in a professional and cost-effective manner. Our event professionals have over twenty years of experience and an outstanding record of customer satisfaction. We are proven leaders in high-quality event management, custom décor design, and specialized décor rentals - able to translate our clients objectives into high-impact events.

Our planners work with our clients, as a partner, to create special events to meet their specific needs. This personal attention assures that everything runs smoothly and expectations are surpassed. Clients seeking unique ideas, advice and trusted assistance know that Events by Emma can help handle all their event details.

Transforming their specific affair - into a singularly sensational and unforgettable event. This year alone, Events by Emma has provided our services at varying levels and budgets to dozens of clients.


Display Company - Central Display

Central Display Ltd. is a Manitoba owned and operated company and is one of Canada’s premier trade show, exhibition and special event service providers. With over 35 years industry experience, we have become Manitoba’s leading tradeshow provider.

Our reputation has been built on attention to detail, communication and on time, cost effective error free service.

In addition to our extensive inventory, we also offer the following event services:
Exhibit Installation/Dismantle, Inbound & Outbound Material Handling/Storage, Staging/Risers/Platforms & Graphics/Signage/Displays.

We understand the level of service that is required in successful event production and our team strives for total client satisfaction.

It’s what we do…and we’re known for the companies we keep.


Event Planner - Strauss event & association management

Strauss is Winnipeg’s most connected event management company. With over 20 years of experience in managing conference and producing signature events, we offer expertise and industry knowledge that lead our clients to excellence.

We work with clients who always strive for the next level of performance – clients who care about quality.

We’ve developed strong and reliable business and institutional relationships from coast to coast and internationally, allowing us to connect our clients with state-of-the-art technology, expert suppliers, and industry best practice so they can enhance their profile and achieve greater levels of success.

Through our expertise, connections, and commitment to client service, Strauss produces exceptional signature events and elevates the performance of associations.

Please contact us regarding our event management and event production services for your next conference, tradeshow, special event or gala dinner.


Florist - Academy Florist

Academy Florist opened its doors in Winnipeg over 35 years ago. We pride ourselves in not only our expertise as professional florists but also our love for good and intentional floral design. Flowers carry with them life, celebration and beauty. We believe they have the power to change the atmosphere of any space.

You can know without any doubt that you are in the best hands you could imagine. We have every intention of blowing you away when you see the flowers at your event or on your wedding day.

Every piece no matter how big or small was created for you with love and intention because we truly love what we do.


Furnishings - LoungeWorks

Loungeworks provides furniture rental, event design, floral and production management support to the event, film, trade show, banquet and hospitality industries.

We offer a full range of high-end designer furniture for all of your event, meeting, and trade show needs. Loungeworks can supply furniture, accessories, delivery , set-up support and project management across Canada.

From offices in Vancouver and Winnipeg, we design and fit-out: VIP hosting spaces, parties, meetings, receptions showrooms and sales spaces.

Our event design and production management teams offer simple furniture rental or turnkey solutions that will make your next event more comfortable, more striking and more memorable. Ask us for a free design consultation.


Photograher - Manuel Sousa Photography

With over 23 years of professional photography experience, you can be rest assured that your corporate event, gala, office party, AGM or wedding will be taken care of properly. We also have one of the best quality and fastest printers on the market for onsite prints and for our “Prime Time” photo booth (with social media available). From small to very large, we have photographed some of the most important events in Winnipeg. Let’s make yours next!


Printer - Print Express & Copy Company

With over 25 years serving the RBC Convention Centre and its clients, Print Express & Copy Company specializes in providing high quality print service along with a fast turnaround. We offer a full digital copy and print facility with an extensive range of services on site.

While we are equipped to complete your print projects months in advance, we are also equipped to accommodate any last minute printing, copying and signage needs that may arise. We can deliver the finished product directly to your event space, ready room or booth. On Time - Done right! Contact us in advance about your needs, our special conference pricing and weekend availability. We are happy to assist you in every way possible in making your corporate event, trade show or convention a huge success!

Print Express is conveniently located across the street from the RBC Convention Centre, on the corner of Edmonton and York - just steps away from where your event will take place.


Transportation - Exclusive Bus Lines

Exclusive Bus Lines is a charter bus company providing bus transportation from Manitoba to points across all of Canada and the United States.

In our many years of business our service is growing fast and our reputation is second to none.

Our charter fleet consists of 16 motor coaches varying in seating capacity from 24 to 56 passengers. Our coaches are equipped with Wi-Fi for Canada and the United States, DVD, stereo, PA Systems, TV Monitors, air conditioning, restrooms and plenty of undercarriage storage space. Whether your group is 5 or 500 people we have the transportation solution to meet your needs.

Our modern fleet of coaches are well maintained and regularly inspected in our 15,000 square foot Service Centre. This ensures minimal down time for our equipment and quick response to any mechanical issues. Our Service Centre also provides mechanical services to vehicles of other charter bus companies.

Exclusive Bus Lines operates within the laws governing the charter bus industry. We strive to be the safest bus operator on the road. All of our coaches are equipped with AED machines and our drivers are all CPR and First Aid certified to ensure the utmost safety and security on board. Our drivers have 24/7 availability to our dispatchers to respond to all your group’s needs. We are D.O.T certified and have all the necessary licenses and Insurance to operate as a charter bus company.

At Exclusive Bus Lines we believe in providing the best customer service coupled with the finest professional drivers in Manitoba. Our staff will go above and beyond to meet and exceed your expectations and needs.


Video Production - Tripwire Media Group Inc.

Tripwire Media is a full-service video production company, specializing in all types of corporate and short-form video. From mini-docs, instructional videos and testimonials, to animated explainer videos and 3D architectural video, we work hard with you, to help tell your story, and get your message to your viewers.

We work with a vast array of organizations and industries, spanning across professions, including health, manufacturing, app-development, and charities. We work with numerous local companies, like the City of Winnipeg, Tourism Winnipeg, and the Winnipeg Airports Authority; national companies, such as National Leasing, Marks, and Scotiabank; and international companies, including Unilever, Tabasco and AOL. We pride ourselves in our scalability to fit into different budgets and scope.

At the end of the day, we just love making videos, and helping people and companies tell their stories in ways that will inspire and embolden their target audiences. Let's talk and work together.