Meetings Canada



IHG Opens First Dual-Branded Property in Canada

January 6, 2017 by douloff

TORONTO – InterContinental Hotels Group has opened the 77-room Candlewood Suites and 137-room Holiday Inn Express property near the West Edmonton Mall, the company’s first dual-branded property in Canada, it was announced Jan. 3. The Holiday Inn Express & Suites


Booking a Meeting at a Hotel? Here's what you need to know! [content sponsored by IHG]

October 11, 2016 by Caroline Comeau, Director of Sales - Canada, IHG
Caroline Comeau (cropped headshot)

Autumn is busy season for meetings and conferences, and before we know it, it will be 2017! With the Fall colours beginning to show, it is time to start planning for next year. One way to stay on top of


Avoiding Disaster: Partnering With the Right People to Make Your Event a Success [content sponsored by IHG]

September 28, 2016 by Caroline Comeau, Director of Sales - Canada, IHG
Caroline Comeau

You sit back in your chair, and let out an exhausted sigh. Nothing about this meeting is going as planned. Everything that could go wrong, has. The food & beverage is incorrect, the internet is down, and there aren’t enough


IHG IncentiveWorks 2016 Client Event

August 17, 2016 by Lori Smith

WHO: IHG – InterContinental Hotels Group WHAT: Client appreciation event held during IncentiveWorks 2016 WHERE: Azure Bar & Restaurant, InterContinental Toronto Centre, 225 Front St. W., Toronto, ON WHEN: Tuesday, August 16, 2016


Busy Meeting Planner? Now Reward Yourself. [Sponsored Content]

August 11, 2016 by CAROLINE COMEAU
C. Comeau, IHG

Booking accommodation for yourself or on behalf of someone else is a lot of work!  You are often the unsung hero – working hard behind the scenes to find the right price, coordinate schedules, and secure the right location.  In


Halifax-Bedford Welcomes New Holiday Inn Express

March 24, 2016 by Lori Smith

The Holiday Inn Express® & Suites Halifax-Bedford hotel in Halifax, Nova Scotia, is now open, reports InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG). The property is owned by Palm Holdings and managed by Palm Hospitality. The 113-room hotel has 2,000 square feet of meeting space that


Holiday Inn Adds to Alberta Inventory

November 11, 2015 by Lori Smith

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) opened the new 129-room Holiday Inn Express® and Suites Cold Lake hotel in Alberta (Canada) today. The property is the first Holiday Inn Express hotel in the city and is less than 10 minutes from downtown Cold Lake.


Vaudreuil-Dorion Holiday Inn Opens

July 27, 2015 by Lori Smith

The new-build, 134-room Holiday Inn Express® and Suites Vaudreuil-Dorion hotel in Quebec is now open, reports InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG). The hotel is the first Holiday Inn Express in the city. It joins other IHG properties in the Greater Montreal


IHG Names New Sales and Marketing Regional Director for Canada

May 12, 2015 by Lori Smith

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) announces the appointment of Yola Marshall to the position of regional director of Sales & Marketing, Canada. Marshall will oversee the Hotel and Sales Marketing Support (HSMS) and Distribution and Loyalty Partnerships (DLP) teams for IHG’s


IHG Introduces Rewards for Bookers

April 1, 2015 by Lori Smith

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has launched IHG Business Rewards, a new, global business bookings program offering rewards on all qualified business bookings for guest rooms, meetings and all events booked at more than 4,700 IHG hotels worldwide. The program was


New Extended Stay Hotel Opens in West Edmonton

November 18, 2014 by Lori Smith

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has opened a 122-room property in West Edmonton, Alberta. Staybridge Suites® West Edmonton is located just off Highway 16 and is within driving distance of the West Edmonton Mall, Edmonton Valley Zoo and Shaw Conference Centre.


IHG Opens New Property in Saskatchewan

July 24, 2014 by Lori Smith
Holiday Inn Express Yorkton, Saskatchewan

InterContinental Hotels Group (IHG) has opened a Holiday Inn Express in Yorkton, Saskatchewan. Located one kilometer from downtown, the Holiday Inn Express Yorkton has 103 rooms, 21 suites (four family suites), 24-hour fitness enter, heated indoor pool, hot tub, complimentary