VANCOUVER — Top hotel industry leaders gathered following the Western Canadian Lodging Conference for the British Columbia Hotel Association (BCHA) VIP Leadership Dinner at Vancouver’s The Blue Water Café.
The event was organized and hosted by Jason Cheskes, president of Above the Line Solutions — a company involved nationally in hotel procurement and support services. Ecolab, Eden Textiles, Foodbuy, LG Electronics, RHB Enterprises, Serta Simmons and Shaw Business shared sponsorship of the dinner.
“It is my distinct honour to be able to get so many incredible hotel industry leaders together to enjoy an evening of socializing and getting to know colleagues from B.C. and across the country for the BCHA,” says Cheskes.
Following short addresses from John Kearns, outgoing-chair of BCHA, as well as incoming-chair, Bryan Pilbeam, guests enjoyed dinner and socializing. Attendees included representatives from Accor, Airline Hotels, Atlific, Best Western, CFO Capital, Choice, Coast Hotels, Colliers International, CWB Finance, Executive Hotels, Genesis, the Hotel Association of Canada, HVS, InnvVest, Listel, Mariet Hotels, Marriott, MasterBUILT, Northland Properties, Pacific Reach, Radisson, Realstar, Sandman, Sonder, Superior Lodging and Wyndham.