Making Dreams Come True


Rosanne Ting-Mak Brown and Sylvia Hermans are excited to partner in bringing the Okanagan ChristmasFest to the Okanagan Community.  Combined they bring over 30 years of experience in the event planning industry including community events in various industries throughout Kelowna and West Kelowna area.

Sylvia Hermans

Owner/Operator Accelerate Communications Group

Accelerate Communications Group (ACG) is a full-service communications firm providing a wide range of services including project management, publishing, advertising, strategic marketing, and event planning and organization. 


As a Public Relations and Event Planning Consultant in The Netherlands, Sylvia gained extensive experience in project management, publishing, media relations, sponsorship development, and event organization. Although her background is with the aviation industry, she provided a wide variety of businesses with her services and worked successfully with publishers, casinos, theatres, music centres, airports, airlines and municipalities.


Since her immigration in 2003 Sylvia has been involved in the successful execution of the following events:


Fall Pumpkin Fest – West Kelowna/Westbank (2004)

Annual Westside Daze and Celebrate Canada Day –West Kelowna/Westbank (2004-2017)

Parks Alive! (2006-2008)

Kelowna Music & Arts Festival (2006-2008)

Celebrate Canada Day – Kelowna (2006 -2008)

Valley Wide Business After Hours (2006)

Fundraising events for the Rotary Club of Westbank (2007-2011)

Annual GRM Trade Show Events (2013-2018)

Rosanne Ting-Mak Brown

Owner/Operator RedScope Media

RedScope Media is a local marketing firm that specializes in social media, marketing and events.


Rosanne has vast experience producing and executing private and community events throughout Kelowna, West Kelowna, and beyond! Here is a listing of some past and current projects:

BC Interior Sportsman Show (2016-2019)
Kelowna Closet Cleanout Ladies Fashion Flea Market (2014-2019)
Okanagan Spirits Craft Distillery Mixoff (2012-present)
DIVA Retreat - Tulum, Mexico (2014)
Small Business Makeover (2014)
Points West AV - SMART Design Review Showcase (2013)
Wine and Dine Okanagan (2010 & 2012)
Taste of Kelowna (2009 &2010)
BCRFA Golf Tournament (2009)