TORONTO, Jan. 19 /CNW/ - The Canadian Restaurant and Foodservices
Association (CRFA) is pleased to announce that the Hotel Association of
Canada (HAC) will be visiting the CRFA Show for the first time during
their annual conference. The HAC conference takes place March 7, 2011
at the Sheraton Centre Hotel in downtown Toronto and the CRFA Show
takes place March 6 - 8, 2011, at the Direct Energy Centre at
The CRFA Show has created a special seminar program for HAC attendees on
the first day of the show, Sunday, March 6. The program includes time
to tour the trade show floor, a special seminar targeted for the hotel
industry and a reception and networking event.
"The HAC has long enjoyed a close relationship with our hospitality
partners at the CRFA," stated HAC President Tony Pollard. "By holding
the two events at the same time, both associations are able to offer
even greater value to our members."
"The CRFA Show is a great opportunity for the entire hospitality
industry to network, learn and do business. We're very pleased that our
colleagues at the Hotel Association of Canada will be part of this
year's event," said CRFA President and CEO Garth Whyte.
From its inception, the Hotel Association of Canada Annual Conference
provides an opportunity for those involved in the operation of Canadian
lodging enterprises, and their suppliers, to gain timely insights into
industry trends and current practices. The conference provides a
vehicle for delegates to benefit from in-depth, interactive sessions
that are uniquely Canadian.
With over 1,200 exhibit booths and ongoing chef demos, seminars and
events, the CRFA Show offers restaurant and hospitality owners,
managers, chefs and executives a host of fresh ideas to help promote,
manage and grow their business.
Registration is now open at www.crfashow.ca and those who register before Jan. 31 are entered into a draw to win a
professional espresso machine worth $1,500.
The CRFA Show is owned and operated by the Canadian Restaurant and
Foodservices Association, one of the country's leading business
associations. Through its trade shows, member savings and advocacy,
CRFA works to create an environment that allows foodservice operators
to prosper and grow.
The Hotel Association of Canada (HAC) is a professional industry
association representing the lodging industry in Canada. Its membership
encompasses the provincial and territorial hotel associations, the
corporate hotel chains, independent hotels, motels and resorts and the
many suppliers to the hotel industry. HAC's objective is to assist both
its national and international members as they endeavour to enhance
their competitiveness and achieve their bottom line. The HAC
accomplishes this through the collection and dissemination of
information, research, advocacy, education and operational support
services designed to assist its members. The Hotel Association of
Canada represents more than 8,400 hotels, motels and resorts across
SOURCE Canadian Restaurant and Foodservices Association
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