Meet the entrepreneur who brought Le Dîner en Blanc to Toronto

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Diner en Blanc, French for ‘Dinner in White’ is an annual picnic held across 80 cities in 30 countries around the world. Dressed in all white and armed with picnic essentials, guests gather at a location that’s revealed to them at the last minute. The concept originated in Paris in the 1980’s to celebrate friendship with a touch of elegance. Jessica Tan, the host of Toronto’s Le Dîner en Blanc talks to us about the joie de vivre of this coveted summer event, and what it takes to be a successful event planner.