Manitoba Hotel Association


Delegate fee: $125/person
To register, please call Jeremy at (204) 942-0671 or toll-free at 1-888-859-9976.


Victoria Inn Hotel & Convention Centre
1808 Wellington Ave. Winnipeg, MB
Phone: (204) 786-4801 or 1-877-VIC-INNS
Rate: $136 + tax      Booking Code: 871582

Monday, October 21 (Schedule is subject to change)

9:00 AM: Annual General Meeting (closed session - MHA hotel members only)

10:00 AM: Travel Manitoba Update
Presenter: Colin Ferguson, President, Travel Manitoba

10:30 AM: Increasing Staff Productivity Through Mentorship
Presenter: Todd Nadeau, Director, HR Consulting, People First HR Services

11:15 AM: Communicating in a Crisis Situation
Presenter: Bonnie Staples-Lyon, Director of Public Affairs & Stakeholder Relations, ChangeMakers

12:00 PM: Lunch Buffet

12:20 PM: Greetings from the City of Winnipeg and Province of Manitoba

12:30 PM: Out-Care the Competition
Presenter: Jeph Maystruck, Marketing Coach, Founder of Strategy Lab

1:30 PM: Manitoba 150
Presenter: Stuart Murray, Co-Chair, Manitoba 150 Host Committee

1:45 PM: Hotel Association of Canada Update
Presenter: Alana Baker, Director, Government Relations, Hotel Association of Canada

2:30 PM Breakout Sessions
  1. Operating Performance and Transaction Highlights for Manitoba
    Presenter: Tom Beckett, Vice President, HVS

  2. Preventing Workplace Harassment in the Hotel Industry
    Presenter: Jack Slessor, Prevention Consultant, SAFE Work Manitoba
3:30 PM: Manitoba Liquor & Lotteries (MBLL) Panel
Presenter: Manitoba Liquor & Lotteries (MBLL) senior leaders

6:00PM: Brewer's Reception - Sponsored by Labatt Brewing Company
Rooftop Patio, The Metropolitan Entertainment Centre, 281 Donald Street

7:00PM: Dinner and Entertainment
The Metropolitan Entertainment Centre, 281 Donald Street

Tuesday, October 22

8:30 AM: Keynote Breakfast
Presenter: Tim Hague, Winner of The Amazing Race Canada and Founder of U-Turn Parkinson’s

10:00AM - 4:00PM: MHA & MRFA Trade Show