BCHA Celebrates 100th Anniversary

VANCOUVER — Following the Western Canada Lodging Conference (Nov. 21 to 22), top industry leaders joined together to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the British Columbia Hotel...

HFTP Partners with OpenTravel for Industry Initiatives

TORONTO — At the 2017 Hospitality Industry Technology Exposition and Conference (HITEC), held in Toronto, Hospitality Financial and Technology Professionals (HFTP) and the Open Travel Alliance (OpenTravel)...

Deb Elless Named Tourism Employee of the Year

VANCOUVER — Deb Elless — a senior Reservations agent at Fairmont Hotel Vancouver for 22 years — has been named Tourism Employee of the Year. The award...

Vancouver’s Victorian Hotel Offers Packaged Itinerary for Adventure Seekers

VANCOUVER — Vancouver-based boutique hotel, the Victorian Hotel, is now offering packages designed to appeal to the urban adventurer wanting to experience the city. The new packages range...

Canadian Hotel Occupancy Hits 73.9 Per Cent

HENDERSONVILLE, Tenn. — The Canadian hotel industry recorded positive year-over-year results in the three key performance metrics during the week of October 15 to 21, according to...

Skal ‎Canada Appoints New Board for 2018

TORONTO — Skal Canada has appointed a new board of directors for 2018, including 2018 president Susan Webb. The full Skal Canada Executive for 2018 includes: • Susan Webb,...

Cree National Trust Fund Investing In Two Hotel Projects

OTTAWA — More than $5 million from the Cree Nation trust fund, James Bay Eeyou Corporation, is being invested in two hotel projects — one in Val-d'Or,...

Hotel Grand Pacific Workers to Vote on Tentative Contract

VICTORIA, B.C. — Unionized workers at the Hotel Grand Pacific have reached a tentative agreement with the hotel, which could put an end to a potential strike...

Switchfly, WestJet Partner on Multi-Source Travel Packaging

SAN FRANCISCO — Switchfly, a travel commerce company for direct channel booking, and WestJet are partnering to manage and expand WestJet's ability to package flight and hotel...

Entries Now Open for International Design Awards

TORONTO — Victoria + Albert Baths has announced the return of the International Design Awards. Architects, designers and students are invited to create a boutique-hotel bathroom concept...