By Don Douloff, February 14, 2008
SITE Canada Announces 2008 Board of Directors
The Society of Incentive Travel Executives Canada (SITE ) has announced its 2008 Board of Directors. Pictured, from left to right: Joe Orecchio (director, meetings); Rita Viggiani (secretary/treasurer); Michael Drake (director, education); Susan Prophet (president-elect); Cathy O’Connor (director, social); Lesley Boughen (director PR/sponsorship); Mo McKenzie (director, membership). Seated: Marsha Jones (past president), Rachael Streek-Buma (president). Absent: Joanne Keating (director, publications).
Tony Dunn Appointed GM, Sheraton Centre Toronto
Tony Dunn has been appointed general manager for the Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel. Dunn brings more than 19 years of hotelier and operations expertise to the position and makes the move from the Sheraton Gateway Toronto International Airport, where he had been general manager since 2004. Dunn joined Starwood Hotels & Resorts in 1989, at The Westin Ottawa.
Jillian Greenwood Appointed to Northern B.C. Tourism
Jillian Greenwood has been named manager industry relations and trade for Northern B.C. Tourism. Based out of the association’s newly created satellite office in Prince Rupert, B.C., Greenwood will provide stakeholder relations for the region and will be responsible for delivering Northern B.C.’s travel-trade programme. Most recently, Greenwood was director of marketing for Tourism Prince Rupert and her background includes roles in marketing, public relations and sales in the private and non-profit sectors.