Edmonton Event Chairs

Dave Majeski & Bill Butler

Gold Medal Plates – Canada’s Best Kitchen Party!

Gold Medal Plates Edmonton
Date: Thursday, October 12, 2017
Location: Shaw Conference Centre – Hall D

Event Schedule:

5:15pm – VIP Reception
This stand up reception is for Deloitte National sponsor guests, Gold Sponsors, Event Benefactors, Olympian Table buyers, and Olympians in attendance

  • Featuring 2016 GMP Gold Medal Winner, Eric Hanson, Prairie Noodle Shop
  • Fine Wine Auction and Silent Auction
  • NEW – Gold Medal Pints

5:30pm – Early Access to Chef Stations for VIPs (Note: New Time)

6:00pm – The Competition
General Admittance for corporate table and individual ticket buyers

  • Tasting of the top 10 chefs’ creations in a stand up reception format.
  • Tasting of Canada’s best wines, spirits and Gold Medal Pints – Canada’s best craft beers.

7:40 PM – Celebration Gala
Seated format for all guests

  • Dessert Reception
  • Gold Medal Plates Presentation of Olympians in Attendance
  • MC – Scott Russell, CBC, Gemini Award Winning Olympic Broadcaster
  • Entertainment – Show Co-Produced by National Entertainment Advisor, Jim Cuddy of Blue Rodeo (Entertainers TBA)
  • Live Auction– Trips to Include: Big White Culinary Adventure, Tuscany, Barcelona and Mallorca, Iceland, (New!) Belgium and France, and (New!) Japan!
  • Crowning of the Bronze, Silver and Gold Medal Winning Chefs!


  • Individual Ticket: $ 350
  • Corporate Table of 10: $ 3,500
  • Olympian Table of 10 guests + 1 Olympian: $ 5,500
  • Event Benefactor, table of 10 guests + 1 Olympian: $ 10,000
  • Gold Sponsor, table of 10 guests + 1 Olympian: $ 25,000

(Taxes not included)

Andrew Ihasz – Renaissance Edmonton Airport Hotel
Jan Trittenbach
– Solstice Seasonal Cuisine
Levi Biddlecombe
– Packrat Louie
Lindsay Porter
– Woodwork
Medi Tabtoub
– Vivo
Ryan Hotchkiss
– Bundok
Shane Chartrand
– Sage
Shelley Robinson
– Atlas
Steve Brochu
– Chartier
Steve Buzak
– Royal Glenora Club


James Chatto (Head Judge)
Mary Bailey (Senior Judge)
Chris Wood
Brad Smoliak
Clayton Folkers
Twyla Campbell
Chef Eric Hanson

Thank you to the Gold Medal Plates sponsors and supporters who provide vital support to the project

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