By Don Douloff, July 31, 2008
Gail Chapelsky Appointed GM of Vancouver’s L’Hermitage Hotel
Boutique Hotels & Resorts of British Columbia has appointed Gail Chapelsky general manager of the brand-new L’Hermitage Hotel, in Vancouver. A seasoned hotelier with a wealth of experience in luxury properties, Chapelsky began her hospitality career in Vancouver, at the Pan Pacific Hotel, where she worked for 17 years, eventually becoming director of operations. Chapelsky then moved on to open the Victoria Marriott Inner Harbour and the Hollywood Beach Marriott, in Florida. Most recently, she was the general manager of the Lake Louise Inn, where she oversaw the resort’s expansion.
Pam Fiamelli Appointed to Manage Visit Florida’s Canadian Sales & Promotions
The RMR Group has tapped Pam Fiamelli to work on the Visit Florida account as sales and promotions manager, Canada.
Fiamelli is also responsible for The University of Visit Florida, the official Canadian travel-education programme for the state of Florida that is CITC-approved and qualifies for nine credits in the travel-counsellor, advanced-level certification programme.