ATLANTA — Jonathan Lund has been appointed regional VP, Canada Franchise Performance Support for InterContinental Hotels Group, overseeing the chain’s 165 franchised units in Canada.
“We are delighted to welcome Jonathan to IHG. With his 30-plus years of experience in the hospitality industry, including 20 years working at IHG-managed hotels, Jonathan is well positioned to help our franchised hotels continue to succeed. He is a passionate hotelier and strong operator who has a track record of producing outstanding results,” says Jolyon Bulley, COO, The Americas, IHG.
Lund previously worked as the director of Hospitality Operations at Fortis Properties and also served as regional GM for its Ontario hotels. Lund was the 2015 Chairman of the IHG Owners Association’s Canada and America’s People Committees. “I am excited about joining the Americas team at IHG and supporting our Canadian franchisees. My experience with the IHG Owners Association has prepared me to understand what owners need and want, and I look forward to helping owners become more profitable and grow their preference for our brands, as well as building the pipeline in Canada,” says Lund.