Jay Wetzel Named New VP of Food and Beverage for Virgin Hotels

MIAMI, Fla. — Virgin Hotels recently appointed Jay Wetzel as the company’s new VP of Food and Beverage. Wetzel will oversee the general direction of the category...

Victoria Nickle Named Senior Spa Director for the Americas at Four Seasons Hotel Toronto

TORONTO — Victoria Nickle has joined the Four Seasons Hotel Toronto as senior Spa director for the Americas. Nickle will manage the Hotel’s award-winning 17-room spa —...

Choice Adds Regional Sales Manager, Western Canada

TORONTO — Peter Sellick is the new regional Sales manager, Western Canada for Choice Hotels Canada. Sellick brings extensive experience and a proven track record of exceeding targets...

Ron Pohl Named Senior Vice-president and Chief Operations Officer for Best Western

PHOENIX, Ariz. — Ron Pohl is the new Senior Vice-president and Chief Operations Officer for Best Western Hotels & Resorts. “Since joining Best Western in early 2007, as...

Fairmont Hotels & Resorts Appoints David Connor Regional VP, Eastern Canada and General Manager,...

MONTREAL — As of January 3, 2017, David Connor is the new regional vice-president, Eastern Canada for Fairmont Hotels & Resorts. Based in Montreal, Connor will manage...

David Oliver Named Carlson Rezidor’s VP of Development for Canada

MINNETONKA, Minn. — David Oliver is the new VP of Development for Canada at Carlson Rezidor Hotel Group. In his new role, Oliver will lead the group’s...

Matthew Sparks Named VP and CIO of Park Hotels & Resorts

TYSONS CORNER, Va. — Hilton Worldwide Holdings, Inc. has appointed Matthew Sparks as the new VP and CIO of Park Hotels & Resorts — the planned real-estate...

Canadian Tourism College Names New CEO

VANCOUVER — Benjamin Colling is the new CEO of Canadian Tourism College (CTC) in B.C., as well as the new CEO of the Asia Pacific Education Group...

Tony Pollard inducted into Canadian Tourism Hall of Fame

OTTAWA — Anthony Pollard, past-president of the Hotel Association of Canada (HAC), has been inducted into the Canadian Tourism Hall of Fame. Pollard’s outstanding contribution to the...

Warren Adamson Passes Away at 74

ALLISTON, Ont. — Following a brave battle with cancer, Warren Bruce Adamson passed away on Sep. 22, at the age of 74. Adamson made a remarkable contribution to...