The Hotel Association of Canada’s Hall of Fame Awards of Excellence Program was developed for the purpose of recognizing members who demonstrate significant accomplishments, exemplary leadership and tireless commitment to Canada’s lodging industry. 

Congratualtions to all the award winners! 

 
 

 

HUMANITARIAN AWARD

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The purpose of this award is to recognize those working in or who are affiliated with Canada’s lodging industry who demonstrate dedication and responsiveness to the needs of the local, national and/or global community.

The Ritz-Carlton, Toronto has demonstrated a strong response to Canada’s refugee strategy, and developed mechanisms for fundraising and hosting refugees while implementing programs which job placement programs to assist in finding fulltime employment.

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HUMAN RESOURCES AWARD

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This award is given to programs that develop a human resources culture that attracts, develops and retains highly qualified employees resulting in motivated staff who are able to generate new or repeat business, create goodwill among guests, provide special services, reverse negative public relations situations, and effectively solve guest complaints.

Awarded to the Toronto Marriott Bloor Yorkville Hotel for their robust human resources program, which focuses on community engagement and a strong career development strategy. The hotel has developed a human resources culture that attracts, develops and retains highly qualified employees.

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GREEN KEY ENVIRONMENT AWARD

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This award recognizes lodging properties, companies or suppliers that have developed a culture toward integrating environmental management practices that improve everyday lodging operations while maintaining quality service and guest expectations.

This Award recognizes Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge for their longstanding dedication to environmental management practices. The hotel has developed a strategy for sustainability which improves their everyday lodging operations and maintaining quality service and guest expectations.
 
 
 
 
   

ASPIRING HOTELIER AWARD

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NEW! This award will be presented to the individual that has, of their own accord, made an outstanding contribution of leadership, service and exemplary professionalism.

The Aspiring Hotelier award is presented to Shalin Parikh, of the Chelsea Hotel, Toronto.
Mr. Parikh has made an outstanding contribution to employee health, wellness and engagement, under his leadership.

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HVS MOST IMPRESSIVE
HOTEL REPOSITIONING AWARD

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NEW! Faced with ever-changing market demands, hotel teams have turned to repositioning as a way to improve operational and financial performance. Awarded to a hotel owner, management company or General Manager who undertakes a major renovation, re-branding, or hotel transformation that capitalizes on the dynamics of a market.

Faced with ever-changing market demands, hotel teams have turned to repositioning as a way to improve operational and financial performance. Awarded to Delta Hotels by Marriott Dartmouth, for their hotel transformation that capitalizes on the dynamics of Canada’s tourism market.

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REVENUE PERFORMANCE
TEAM OF THE YEAR AWARD

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NEW!  At a time where internet distribution is at an all-time high, hotel yield and revenue management is changing so rapidly that it is difficult to balance the immediate needs of the business with the long-term positioning of the hotel. Awarded to the hotel revenue team who are all working together to produce exceptional revenue results.

Awarded to the Prince George Hotel, Halifax for the successful implementation of a multi-departmental strategy and delivering a unique response to the high tourism demand in their region, ultimately driving exceptional revenue results.
 



Sponsor HAC's Hall of Fame Awards of Excellence!

This is an excellent opportunity to profile your organization, enjoy the unique, exclusive participation it brings to the stage at the Hotel Association Conference and support your industry at the same time! 

For details, deliverables and costs on the sponsorship of these awards, contact:

Vicki Welstead | Director, Sponsorship Development 
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Direct: (705) 924-9374 | Office (416) 924-2002 x 233 | Fax (647) 317-3130
Email: vickiwelstead@bigpictureconferences.ca
 


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