MISSISSAUGA, ON, March 1, 2012 /CNW/ - Novotel Canada announces the appointment of Colin Hill as its new Director of Human Resources.
Hill, who holds a master's degree in organizational planning, development and management from York University, has a successful professional career spanning over 25 years.
"Our employees are hugely important to us, and we put a lot of effort into our human resources management," said Eric Buitenhuis, Vice-President, Novotel Canada.
"For three years in a row, Novotel has been recognized as a 'Best Employer in Canada' by Aon Hewitt. This appointment shows our continued commitment to the wellbeing of our team."
Hill brings to Novotel human resources experience from his past work in the technology, manufacturing, health care and retail industries. Most recently, he was Director of Human Resources at the Scarborough Hospital in Toronto.
He started on January 9, and works out of the Accor Canada offices at Novotel Mississauga.
About Novotel North America
As the mid-scale hotel brand within the Accor group portfolio, Novotel offers close to 400 hotels and resorts in 60 countries, situated in the centre of major international cities from business districts to tourist destinations. Novotel's consistently high standard of service contributes to the wellbeing of both business and leisure travellers: think spacious, modular-design guestrooms, balanced cuisine available 24/7, excellent meeting facilities, attentive staff, dedicated children's areas and rejuvenating wellness facilities. The Novotel group is a pioneer in sustainable development and all Novotel hotels participate in the EarthCheck worldwide environmental certification program.
In Canada, Novotel operates seven hotels - Novotel Toronto Mississauga, Novotel Toronto North York, Novotel Toronto Centre, Novotel Ottawa, Novotel Montreal, Novotel Montréal Aéroport and Novotel Toronto Vaughan Centre. Novotel has been recognized as a "Best Employer in Canada" for three consecutive years by Aon Hewitt's Best Employers Studies. More information at Novotel.com.
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