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Andrew Beattie

Director, Association Relations | MCI Canada

Andrew Beattie joined MCI Canada in February as Director, Association Relations. MCI Group is the largest Professional Congress Organizer (PCO) firm in the world and is a strategic partner to manage in excess of 2,000 global congresses annually. The firm has over 1,300 employees in 47 offices and 23 countries. Prior to joining MCI Group, Andrew served as Vice-President Sales & Marketing for the new Ottawa Convention Centre and led the entire re-branding strategy, development and delivery of the sales strategy and grand re-opening of the new facility. Previously, Andrew served in sales and marketing management roles with Crowne Plaza Hotels in Ottawa, Winnipeg and Houston, Texas. He also owned and operated his own firm from 1999 until 2005, Red Quill Intelligence Marketing Inc. that in 2003 ranked among Profit Magazines Hot 50 Emerging Growth Companies in Canada.

Andrew holds a Master of Business Administration from the University of Guelph, is married to his wife of seventeen years Gail, and has two sons Alexander and Nicholas.