Catherine Velie has been appointed general manager of the Sheraton Gateway Hotel in Toronto International Airport.
Most recently, Velie was director of opeartions at the 825-room Le Centre Sheraton Montreal Hotel. Prior to her time in Montreal, Velie worked in the Starwood corporate offices in Stamford, Connecticut on a special task force with the Starwood Preferred Guest group. Velie was also director of operations at the W Hotel in Los Angeles and has previous experience at two Westin hotels in Boston and The Westin Casuarina in Grand Cayman. Velie, fluent in both English and French, brings more than 20 years of hospitality experience to her new role.
“I’m excited to be based at the only full service hotel located within Toronto’s bustling airport,” said Velie. “I look forward to promoting our signature Sheraton offerings including the Club Level experience, Sheraton Social Hour, 24-hour Sheraton Fitness, complemented by a remarkable team of passionate, dedicated service professionals.”
Velie received a Diploma in Hotel Management from the Institut de tourisme et d’hôtellerie du Québec.