As a result of an extensive national survey of our Members conducted in the fall of 2013, with the assistance of StedaResearch, based in the Netherlands, the Executive Board of Les Clefs d’Or Canada launched “Project Brand” as a vehicle to encourage communication among our Members with their respective hotel management team. Continue Reading
It is a great honour to officially step up to the role of Interim President of Canada as we sadly bid farewell to our National President, Mr. Hugo Legrand. These past four years, Hugo and I had the pleasure of collaborating with the entire National Board as he wisely led us through many improvements for Les Clefs d’Or Canada. As a well-deserved tribute to him, I would like to point out some of Canada’s achievements during his two terms as President: Continue Reading
Dear Members and Friends,
This is my first opportunity to write in our new Les Clefs d’Or Canada BLOG and I am THRILLED to do so (there might just be a few capital letters used, but just this once!) THANK YOU to Alain Ethier for his time and efforts to pave it forward and transition us into this fantastic new communications tool. With the support of our Director of Public Relations – Korey Rorison, our new blog should be considered the first step completed of Project Brand – with many other improvements to follow.
Tonight, the main thing that I want to say is THANK YOU and CONGRATULATIONS to the Organizing Committee (Picture below) of our Whistler 2015 Congress. This hard working group of DEDICATED CONCIERGES and members JUST LAUNCHED A WEB SITE for a project they have all been passionately developing… THE 10TH LES CLEFS D’OR CANADA NATIONAL CONGRESS to be held IN WHISTLER B.C. from MAY 3RD to 6TH of 2015. WE ARE SO THANKFUL for your time and dedication! (By the way, LOVE this photo of all of you). Keep up the GREAT WORK team – looking forward to REGISTRATION ON DECEMBER 1ST and to being there TO ENJOY EVERY MINUTE OF IT. Check out the site at… http://www.cvent.com/d/p4qcbl/1Q
THANK YOU AGAIN, TEAM – left to right (back row) STEPHEN BAUMBERG – Westin Resort and Spa, DILLON CARFOOT – The Fairmont Empress Hotel, ROSH CHANDRA – River Rock Casino Resort, (mid row) SHARON EMPEY – Four Seasons Hotel Vancouver, HANA LYNN – Four Seasons Whistler Resort, GEOFF ARGUE – The Sutton Place Hotel, (front row) DANIEL HAVENS and JOANNE LEWANDOWSKI – The Fairmont Chateau Whistler Resort.
In Service Through Friendship – always
Carolina Avaria, Vice President – Les Clefs d’Or Canada
Chef Concierge – InterContinental Toronto Yorkville