#1 MEANINGFUL MATCHMAKING.
IT’S ALL ABOUT ACCESS AND PERSEVERANCE, AS MUCH AS CONTENT AND STYLE.
Mandala broadens your business opportunities by connecting you with both private and public decision-makers. We get you in the right room, with the right people
• c-Level B2B meetings • unique access to top networks • on-site problem solving and meeting assistance.
#2 EVENTS THAT INSPIRE.
WE EXCEL AT EVERYTHING FROM TEAM BUILDING AND CORPORATE EVENTS.
How? Simple. By providing cost-effective, creative solutions that exceed our client’s unique needs • organizing all logistic aspects, including space, programming, procurement and staff • user-end design focusing on your unique event needs and goals.
To make your event a singular experience, executed with the utmost thoughtfulness and rigour, we have created the MGPevent.com . Through our exclusive online platform your corporate event will never look the same!
#3 SUCCESSFUL TRADE MISSIONS.
EFFECTIVELY ORGANIZING TRADE MISSIONS IS WHAT WE DO BEST.
We add value to our clients’ investment by providing access to top networks and 360-degree logistical support • customer networking and contact building • meeting scheduling and organizing • ground staffing and support • A-Z logistics • post-mission services.
Through the Trademissions.ca online platform is easy to coordinate your mission, communicate with delegates, and also to identify overall issues. Make your trade mission unique and unforgettable for all stakeholders.
#4 PUTTING YOU IN THE KNOW.
WE ASSIST YOU IN NAVIGATING THE STEPS TO ESTABLISH A NEW BUSINESS ABROAD.
Mandala helps you stay relevant. We collaborate meaningfully with our clients to understand their needs while working with sector leaders, knowledgeable experts, and relevant market data • data gathering and analysis • market opportunity strategy • market penetration strategy.
Our Market Entry service provides an extraordinary market view, moving your company to the next level. From company’s settling up until arranging meetings with potential clients and partners, we ensure all that is necessary to achieve company’s goals.
#5 CROSS-CULTURAL COMMUNICATIONS.
CULTIVATING REAL UNDERSTANDING. WE HELP YOU CLOSE THE CULTURE GAP.
Understanding your potential client is KEY! Cultural background, distinct values and unseen assumptions lead to diverse business practices, translating into attitudes and expectations that can make or break a deal. Mandala assists by calibrating the company strategy, so your service/product are properly conveyed • cultural sensitivity • global dexterity • mutual differentiation and developing trust.
We are able to communicate with people from different backgrounds and countries, respecting diverse values and habits. The Mandala group help you to connect with distinct kinds of people, and mostly, we help you to minimize cultural barriers in the business landscape.
Paola has been a dream to work with [on Mobile World Congress 2013 NSBI Mission], I’ve never had a match-maker nail just about every top level meeting I’ve requested. She’s added a tremendous amount of value to this trip for us and the quality and quantity [of meetings] is a significant improvement over last year.” February 15, 2013
Matthew Brannon / SVP Sales and Marketing, Merchant Master Systems Nova Scotia, Canada
« Paola was the consultant for the Atlantic Canada delegation to the Futurecom Conference held in October 2012 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. She delivered outstanding results for the participating companies and was an absolute pleasure to work with on the project. Paola makes things happen, opening doors and creating productive linkages for Canadian companies looking to do business abroad. » November 21, 2012
Natasha Hudson / Business Development Executive, NATI St. John’s, Canada
« We retained Paola to act as a matchmaker for a business trip to Brazil – focusing on extractive industries. Paola was highly professional with an excellent understanding of our needs. She was able to identify suitable target matches and to arrange meetings with decision-makers within the target companies. She assisted in the meetings and brought a high degree of credibility and depth to our efforts. A superlative job well done – we recommend her highly. She displayed an excellent understanding of the local business culture and the needs of Canadian firms seeking to enter the Brazilian market. » Top qualities: Great Results, Personable, High Integrity. March 29, 2011
Mike Bowes / Managing Director at Associated Manufacturing New Brunswick, Canada
« Paola and I had the pleasure of collaborating on a few initiatives to Brazil. She is a fantastic person who seems to have boundless energy for her work. Clearly, she is well connected internationally. Paola is able to quickly relate to the needs of her clients and execute with a common goal. I’m confident that we will collaborate again in the near future. » March 14, 2012 Halifax, Canada
Michael Young / Business Development Manager, World Trade Centre Atlantic Canada
« Paola is the best partner in Canada we have found since our first attendance at PDAC Trade Show (*largest mining show in the world). We have been using has services for over 10 years .She manages our event with such professionalism and her services are beyond compare. » May 2012
Patrícia Moreira / Owner, Patricia Moreira Recepção de Eventos, for ADIMB (Agency for Development of Mining Industry in Brazil), CPRM (Brazilian Geological Service) & Ministry of Mines and Technology Belo Horizonte & Brasilia, Brazil
« I had the opportunity – and pleasure – to work with Paola on different occasions. A trusted business partner, Paola (and her team at Mandala Group) consistently delivers high quality service and results, most often exceeding our high expectations. » March 18, 2015
Fernanda Whitaker / TRADE COMMISSIONER, CANADA CONSULATE SÃO PAULO (1999-2014)