CORPORATE PROFILE

Started by Doug Hope with the Parksville Spring Home Show in 1986, Evergreen Exhibitions Ltd. is now British Columbia’s No.1 Consumer Show Producer with 18 annual events.   We currently produce Home Shows on Vancouver Island and the Lower Mainland.

Our shows have become an integral part of the provinces yearly business activities, with millions of dollars generated by our show’s exhibiting business partners. We always strive for the best possible exhibitor mix to provide the visiting public with the newest and best products in the industry.   This combined with informative seminars, in booth demonstrations and FREE admission at all events, has proven a recipe for success, as we have now produced over 400 shows.

Not sure about exhibiting? Have questions? Check out our Exhibitor Section, or contact us by phone (1-800-471-1112) or email (info@homeshowtime.com) and we would be happy to help!

Doug Hope

Doug Hope

Founder & President

Doug Hope is the President and Founder of Evergreen Exhibitions. He put on his first show in 1986, and now produces 18 annual events and is BC’s #1 Consumer Show Producer. Doug visits the office daily and shares his vast knowledge with his staff, but is enjoying his semi-retirement playing golf, hockey, and riding his motorcycles.

Darcy Hope

Darcy Hope

Director of Operations & Lower Mainland Events

Darcy Hope is the Manager of the Lower Mainland Home Expos and the Operations Manager for all shows. He is responsible for transforming a dry-floor ice arena or recreation center into a Home Show, where local companies can showcase their best work and meet potential customers face to face. Darcy grew up with the Home Expos, so he is the problem solver, improvising when needed, ensuring the show goes off without a hitch. In the office, he is the go-to man for getting group lunches, and always has an interesting fact you didn’t know you needed to know.

Glenda Gall

Glenda Gall

Manager of Victoria & Vancouver Island Events

Glenda Gall is the Manager of the Victoria and Vancouver Island Home Expos. She is responsible for booking you into the best space she can find so you can have the best result at the Home Expo. Glenda used to be an exhibitor in the shows, so she knows all the ins and outs of participating in a show, and often gives new exhibitors tips on how to showcase their business for success. In the office, she takes great pride in making sure Romeo never goes hungry and gets hugs whenever he needs.

Joni Gilmour

Joni Gilmour

Office Manager

Joni Gilmour is the Office Manager and responsible for invoicing, payments, customer service, and marketing. Chances are, if you’ve contacted us by phone, email, website, or social media, or you’ve participated or even just inquired about being a part of our shows, you’ve spoken to her. Joni brings a friendly and cheerful personality with a background in customer service and marketing to the Home Expos, and is always happy to help wherever she is needed. In the office, she makes sure to keep the vibe light and reminds us that even when it‘s busy or stressful, it’s always ok to have fun and share a laugh.

Romeo

Romeo

Office Dog

Romeo is Darcy’s dog, and an integral part of the office team. He will greet you at the door and tell you he never gets treats, even if you just gave him one! He is everyone’s best friend, and often lets himself out for a walk when he wants. The rest of the time, you’ll find him sleeping wherever he feels like it at the office.