WHO: Canadian Hotel Marketing & Sales Executives (CHMSE)
WHAT: General Managers Night
WHERE: St. Andrew’s Club & Conference Centre, 150 King St., Toronto, ON
WHEN: Thursday, March 23, 2017
The CHMSE’s annual celebration of general managers featured a keynote address by Johanne Bélanger, CEO and president of Tourism Toronto, followed by a networking reception and superb dinner of red snapper ceviche, smoke roasted strip loin and Neapolitan panna cotta. Belanger shared Tourism Toronto’s new marketing video, The Views are Different Here, which has had more than three million hits since being posted, and spoke about the city’s bold, edgy vision of itself as Canada’s downtown. Attendees also had the opportunity win raffle prizes and participate in a silent auction.