VDM Global is a Destination Management Company which caters to the Tour & Travel Industry and the Meetings Industry by offering event and tour planning services since its foundation in Montréal in 1975.

Our passion for travel and our extensive knowledge of the tourism and events products contributed to the constant development of the company and our Canadian products. As specialists of tailor-made itineraries and events, we work with a diverse clientele of Tour & Travel professionals, Convention and Meeting Planners, as well as individual tourists.

Whether you are looking for a custom itinerary to explore Québec and Ontario, a post-cruise travel in the Maritimes, a private culinary tour in Montréal or planning a memorable evening, our dynamic and creative team will provide you with a personalized approach and will strive to go above and beyond your expectations. 

Currently, VDM continues to expand through its partnership with Destination North America, the leading ground handler for cruise liners in North America.

Our team
Danielle Crête
Danielle CrêtePresident
With a B.A. in Business Administration, Danielle held several positions in hotel sales management. Associated with VDM since 1989, she contributes a global vision of the industry, her keen attention to detail and her creative approach in order to offer top quality, innovative products to her clients.
Christiane Gingras
Christiane GingrasVice-President
Following the completion of her studies in business administration and after many years as Sales Director – Tour Market, Christiane joined Visites de Montréal DMC in 1985. She has been responsible for tours related to very large events, welcoming up to 30,000 participants. Always on the look-out for new trends, Christiane has developed, with her partners, a variety of activities such as culinary and special interest tours.
Ronald Poiré
Ronald PoiréSpecial Projects Manager
Ronald has been a project manager for VDM since 1998 and a professional guide. His versatility has led him to act as a coordinator and supervisor during large events and to be involved in many projects aimed at developing new markets for VDM. One of them has made him the “Food Guru” for the culinary market in Montreal as he has greatly contributed to its development during the past ten years. Ronald holds a professional guide diploma and is a member of the Professional Tourist Guide Association (APGT).
Catherine Lemay
Catherine LemayAccount Manager
With a diploma in Tourism Management, Catherine came to VDM for her internship and has never left. She is a perfectionist who loves to work with all markets, her specialties being in the pre and post cruise itineraries, tours for conventions and social activities/entertainment for groups. She is an asset for VDM.
Diane Lambert
Diane LambertSales and Development
Professional, bilingual with strong sales experience at one of the major hotel companies in the world, Diane is bringing to VDM Global DMC years of experience in various markets. She is passionate, reliable, and determined to build long term relationships based on the clients’ satisfaction.
Jean-Claude Guay
Jean-Claude GuayTour Coordinator
With his great interest for culture and travel, Jean-Claude decided to complete a diploma in Tourism after a short stay in France for an exchange. Proud of his province and his country, he wants to share it with visitors. Working with several Canadian receptive companies, Jean-Claude has traveled across Canada from east to west in search of products that can meet your client’s expectations. A specialist in leisure tourism, Jean-Claude will meet your requests with speed and professionalism.

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