Four Seasons Resort Whistler Names New GM

WHISTLER, B.C. — Ali Mohammed is the new general manager at Four Seasons Resort Whistler, replacing Joerg Rodig. Mohammed boasts 20 years with Four Seasons. He began his...

Generation Next: Meet some of Canada’s Up-and-Coming Hospitality Leaders

SAVANNAH MORIN Assistant Hotel Manager, The Drake Hotel Savannah Morin has always had a special place in her heart for boutique hotels. Her love of the industry grew from...

Taking Charge: Profiling Six Strong Women Leaders who are Moving the Needle on Gender...

Roz Winegrad Vice-president, Owner and Franchise Servces, Marriott International Definition of success It’s about leaving a legacy of positive and sustainable change. Success is never final…In my current role, and...

Time to Shine: Introducing Some of the GTHA’s Spirit Award Winners

F&B OUTLETS AMBASSADOR OF THE YEAR: SEAN ANDERSON Server/bartender, The Strathcona Hotel, Toronto Sean Anderson has spent his 12 years with The Strathcona Pub building personal relationships with regular...

Small Luxury Hotels Appoints Larry Mogelonsky as Canadian Ambassador

TORONTO — Small Luxury Hotels of the World (SLH) has announced the appointment of Larry Mogelonsky as its Canadian Ambassador. The announcement was made at SLH’s annual...

Industry Mourns Passing of Bill Lougheed

TORONTO — William (Bill) Lougheed passed away on April 10. He is survived by his wife Una; stepchildren Niall and Luke; and two grandchildren. Throughout his career, Lougheed...

Colliers Names New Managing Director

TORONTO — Colliers International Canada has promoted Robin McLuskie to managing director, Hotels Canada. As managing director of Canadian hotel-brokerage operations, she will focus on developing long-term client...

Renaud Payette Passes Away

Renaud Payette, hotelier and former GM of the InterContinental Toronto Centre, passed away on Sept. 7, in Kyoto, Japan. Payette had been working for the Ishin Hotel...

Mark Purcell Joins AccorHotels

PARIS, France — AccorHotels has appointed Mark Purcell as vice-president, Development, North America. In this role, Purcell will be responsible for driving AccorHotels' development in North America,...

Allison Reid Joins Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants

SAN FRANCISCO — Allison Reid has been named chief Development officer for the Americas region for Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants. Reid has a proven track record in...