Dennis Turpin - Account Manager National Convention Sales
Dennis was raised on the west island of Montreal, spending summers at his family cottage west of Ottawa. After building a strong network of associates in the Montreal area Dennis relocated to Ottawa.
Joining the OCC as Manager, National Convention Sales, with over twenty years in tourism and hospitality Dennis enjoys a solid reputation within the industry. His previous experience includes business development manager with a major travel management company, and national account director with a hotel chain. Dennis brings a unique understanding of our client’s needs, most recently holding the position of Association Manager with one of Canada’s largest associations.
Dennis is very aware of the challenges that come with planning large scale AGMs and events. A long-time CSAE member, Dennis continues to be committed to the Canadian Association market, especially in the local Ottawa-Gatineau Chapter.
Dennis is an avid sports enthusiast who enjoys hockey, golf and tennis. He’s been known to volunteer his time as a coach for youth and corporate sports teams. With his love of sports and his organizational skills led to him being selected as on-site travel coordinator at the 2002 Commonwealth Games in Manchester, England.
Outside of work Dennis volunteers his experience as a sitting member of his community’s Tourism Committee. He enjoys life in the country with his wife and daughters, and visiting with his new granddaughter.
Contact Dennis today.
Account Manager, National Convention Sales
Phone: 613- 688-8217