LOOKING TO GROW YOUR CAREER? LOOKING TO MOVE TO THE NEXT LEVEL?
GTHA MEMBERS ACROSS THE GREATER TORONTO AREA: APPLY TODAY!
Applications are now open for the 2018 GTHA/ Humber Hotel Management Leadership Program funded by the GTHA in partnership with Humber College. Applications are due by 5:00 PM on October 24th. There is no cost to the participants or hotel submitting the application.
The GTHA/Humber Hotel Management Leadership Program is designed for exceptional middle-management employees in the hotel industry who are highly motivated, ambitious, and demonstrate a strong work ethic.
The purpose of this GTHA funded program is to prepare these individuals to become career-ready candidates for senior leadership positions in the hotel industry.
The program consists of 7 different modules over 14 weeks:
- communication and presentation skills
- hospitality marketing
- hospitality sales
- hotel management accounting
- human resources and hospitality law
- revenue management
Candidates interested in being considered for the GTHA/Humber Hotel Management Leadership Program are required to complete the enclosed application form and have their General Manager sign it. Completed applications must be received no later than 5:00 PM on October 24th by:
- email to: firstname.lastname@example.org or
- by mail to: The Greater Toronto Hotel Association, 207 Queens Quay W, Suite 404 Toronto ON M5J 1A7.
Twenty-five applicants will be accepted per cohort and will be notified in early November. Late applications or applications not signed by the hotel General Manager will not be accepted.
Further details on the program are included on the enclosed application form found here:
For more information please contact Emily Dickson, email@example.com; 416-351-1276 ext 111.
The Greater Toronto Hotel Association/Humber Hotel Management Leadership Program
October 15, 2016: The Greater Toronto Hotel Association in partnership with Humber College is pleased to announce the completion of the inaugral Greater Toronto Hotel Association/Humber Hotel Management Leadership Program.
The purpose of this program is to prepare exceptional middle mangement employees to become career-ready candidates for senior leadership positions in the hotel industry.
Congratulations to the graduates of the 2016 program:
|Balinder Anand||Director of Housekeeping, InterContinental Toronto Centre|
|Rico Bhondy||Assistant Front Office Manager, Novotel Toronto Centre|
|Matt Borrowski||Food and Beverage Manager, Novotel Mississauga|
|Jennifer Bowers||Front Office Manager, Hotel Victoria|
|Aaron Chen||Tundra Executive Sous Chef, Hilton Toronto|
|Syreeta Dhana||Manager, Restaurant and Bar, Sheraton Centre Toronto|
|Abraham Garcia||Executive Chef, Toronto Marriott Downtown Eaton Centre|
|Melida Him Baxter||Front Office Manager, Thompson Toronto|
|Umesh Hira||Assistant Front Office Manager, Chelsea Toronto|
|Ken Ho||Assistant Guest Services Manager, International Plaza Hotel & Conf. Centre|
|Marty Hutt||IT Manager, Sheraton Parkway Toronto North Hotel and Suites|
|Jonathan Joaquim||Banquet Manager, Hilton Mississauga Meadowvale|
|Justin Newell||Chef Steward, Fairmont Royal York|
|Eduardo Rafael||Manager of Six Sigma, Sheraton Gateway|
|Matt Scriven||Front Office Manager, Doubletree by Hilton Toronto Downtown|
|Sonal Sehgal||Houskeeping Manager, Residence Inn Toronto Airport|
|Shashi Srinivasan||Assistant General Manager, Quality Hotel and Suites Toronto Airport East|
|Shyamal Weerawatte||Manager, Venues and Sheraton VIP Club, Sheraton Centre Toronto|
|Athif Yousuf||Front Office Manager, Strathcona Hotel|
|Ernesto Castillo||Food and Beverage Manager, InterContinental Toronto Centre|
|Danny Freestone||Front Office Manager, Chelsea Hotel|
|Jennefer González Garcia||Revenue Manager, Holiday Inn International Airport|
“Congratulations to the future leaders of the hotel community of the GTA for the successful completion of the GTHA/ Humber Hotel Management Leadership Program” said Terry Mundell, President & CEO of the Greater Toronto Hotel Association, “your passion and dedication to this program and the hotel industry is instrumental for delivering exceptional customer service to those visiting the Greater Toronto Area. Thank you to the School of Hospitality, Recreation and Tourism at Humber College for their support and dedication to this program.”
“We are honoured to have partnered with our coleagues and friends at the GTHA to deliver this unique hotel leadership program” said Susan Somerville Dean of the School of Hospitality, Recreation and Tourism. “The combination of 24 enthusiastic and committed middle managers, an engaged and supportive GTHA board, and our dedicated and experienced Humber Faculty has yielded a stellar group of Hoteliers. Special thanks to Ramesh Srinivasan for his leadership and unwavering energy and congratulations to our first graduating cohort!”
(Graduating participants of the 2016 program, GTHA Staff and Humber faculty)
With the 2017 program commencing in March, the application process will commence in early November.
For further information, please contact: