Ovation Global DMC has announced 10 new destination management company locations in Africa, Asia, Europe, and North America.

The network of DMCs already has offices in more than 90 locations across four continents. In Canada, destination services will be provided by a wholly owned, full-service operation led by industry veteran Emily Edwards, CMP. Operating from local offices in Toronto, Vancouver, and Whistler, the company will be known as Ovation Canada. In addition, it announced nine new strategic partner agreements:

Bulgaria: Lidia Tours
Iceland: Iceland Congress
Israel: Eshet Incentives & Conferences
Japan: The J Team Co Ltd.
Lebanon: Infomed
Luxembourg: Luxembourg and More
Namibia: Terra Nova Tours
Slovakia: Enjoy Slovakia DMC
Sri Lanka: Golden Isles Travel Ltd.

For a complete list of offices, visit the Ovation Web site.

In other news, MCI, fully integrated with Ovation Global and specializing in association management, professional congress organizing, and corporate event management, has opened its first offices in Canada. MCI Vancouver and MCI Toronto have opened under the leadership of Ann Corbitt, who is based in Toronto.

For more, visit MCI’s Web site.