Who We Are

Event Strategy Productions (ESP) is a fire-ball of excitement.

Lead by Brenda Bourns, ESP is a full-service event planning, marketing and production powerhouse. You have an event? An idea? We can take care of it – from marketing and sales – to full scale event production. Get ready.

Brenda brings to the table more than 27 years experience in the industry. From the University of Manitoba to the Winnipeg Blue Bombers to the CFL Grey Cup game and everything in between, Brenda and her team have worked on events ranging from golf tournaments to international productions like the 1999 Pan American Games or the 2015 FIFA Women’s World Cup Soccer where we showcased Winnipeg to the world!

We are relationship specialists– focusing on client-needs to achieve goals – Team ESP gets things done. We’re smart, organized, multi-tasking extraordinaires! Brenda is a dynamic team leader whose knowledge and motivation you will respect. Lets not forget about Team ESP’s enthusiasm!  Our commitment is the driving force behind the success of your event.

We are experts in sales, marketing, promotions, media, and event production. We can manage campaigns, coordinate staff and motivate your groups of volunteers to reach the common goal. Buckle in!

Brenda Bourns highlights:

  • Hometown Hockey with Ron Maclean – 2016
  • Blue Bomber Alumni 20th Anniversary Classic – 2016
  • NHL Play On! Street Hockey Championship – 2016
  • FIFA Women’s World Cup Soccer – 2015
  • Kidney Foundation of Canada – Manitoba Branch – Ride, Stride, Glide – 2015
  • Kidney Foundation of Canada – Manitoba Branch Hope Affair Gala – 2015
  • Monster Jam – 2014
  • BNI Business Networking Awards – 2013-2015: Rookie of the year, Rising Star, Most Motivated, Top Gun
  • Kids Help Phone – Walk so Kids can Talk – 2014
  • Manitoba Filipino Business Council Gala – 2014
  • Manitoba Heroes Gala 2013- present
  • Team Canada Men’s Volleyball – 1997-2004
  • Pan American Games –Producer –Volleyball, Basketball, Gymnastics – 1999
  • Grey Cup Producer – 1998
  • Labatt Briar – 1998
  • World Junior Hockey – 1999
  • World Series Baseball – 1992-1993
  • Canadian Track & Field Championships – 1997
  • CIAU Championships – 1997
  • Winnipeg Blue Bombers – 1997-2003
  • The Juno Canadian Music Awards – 2005
  • Grey Cup Games (Corporate sponsorships & Festival events)– 1991-present
Brenda Bourns