April 29, 2024 Interim President & CEO Appointment

As you all know, our President & CEO, Susie Grynol, will be leaving our Association in June. Our Board of Directors has moved swiftly to engage the services of a well-known executive search firm, a search committee has been appointed and the process to replace our leader is underway. We look forward to announcing a new President & CEO when our process is co….

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April 15, 2024 Hotel Association Of Canada Announces Resignation Of President & CEO, Susie Grynol

The Hotel Association of Canada (HAC) today announced the resignation of Susie Grynol from her position as President & CEO, effective June 3rd, 2024. During her 7.5 year tenure as President & CEO, Grynol spearheaded a remarkable turnaround strategy for the Association, boosting membership by 3,000% and elevating the Association’s presence and impact on th….

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April 2, 2024 North American Hotel Brands Increasingly Move Toward Sustainability Certification To Strengthen Commitment To Environmental Well-Being 

Major hotel companies are in collaboration with Green Key Global, as AHLA and HAC  solidify partnership deal to expand further into U.S. and Canada  The American Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA) and the Hotel Association of Canada (HAC) announced today that Green Key Global, the sustainability certification body for hotels, is now jointly operated….

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March 28, 2024 O’Connor & Associates Joins Hotel Association Of Canada As Premier Partner, Offering Unparalleled Property Tax Expertise To Canadian Hotels 

The Hotel Association of Canada (HAC) is proud to announce O’Connor and Associates as its newest Premier Partner.  “We are thrilled to partner with O’Connor & Associates to empower Canadian hoteliers to minimize the impact of their property tax bills said Susie Grynol,….

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March 19, 2024 The Hotel Association Of Canada Welcomes New Multi-Million Dollar Business Events Bid Fund

HAC is thrilled with the launch of Destination Canada’s new, three-year, International Convention Attraction Fund which will boost the country’s global competitiveness in attracting major international conventions, conferences, and events to Canada.  This $50 million investment from the 2023 Federal Budget was one of HAC’s….

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February 15, 2024 The Hotel Association Of Canada Welcomes Avendra As First Premier Partner (Investor Level)

 The Hotel Association of Canada (HAC) is thrilled to welcome Avendra as a premier partner in our revamped partnership and sponsorship program.  Avendra is North America’s leading hospitality procurement services provider, with supply chain management and purchasing….

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