TORONTO — Choice Hotels Canada has won the Canadian Franchise Association’s (CFA) 2019 Hall of Fame Award. Of the Canadian Franchise Association’s 700 cooperate members, only 32 have received this award.
The CFA Recognition Awards honour individuals and CFA member companies for outstanding achievements, philanthropic endeavours and contributions to the Canadian franchise community. Nominations are solicited from CFA members across Canada and winners are selected by committee based on merit.
“The CFA Recognition Awards are about celebrating individuals and companies for their extraordinary accomplishments and contributions to the franchise community,” says Sherry McNeil, CFA president and CEO. “Franchising is ultimately about people. Our prestigious CFA Recognition Awards honour each individual and company for their demonstrated commitment to growing together and for showing Canadians nationwide what the franchise model can help them achieve. We congratulate Choice Hotels Canada for its achievement.”
“For the past 25 years, our goal has been the same — to deliver exceptional value to our growing number of franchisees and to help them realize their optimal potential and performance goals,” says Brian Leon, president, Choice Hotels Canada. “As a 100-per-cent franchise-owned-and-operated organization, we’re especially honoured and delighted to dedicate this recognition to our franchisees from coast to coast.”