TORONTO, Sept. 8, 2015 /CNW/ - After undergoing a $40 million restoration, the Grande Dame of iconic, luxury hotels in Toronto - The Omni King Edward Hotel – will unveil its new look at a grand re-launch gala on Wednesday, September 9. The invitation-only celebration will commemorate the hotel's glamorous past and storied history and showcase its multi-million dollar upgrades. The historic Omni King Edward Hotel is Toronto's first luxury hotel, welcoming guests since 1903.
Who: Join Christophe Le Chatton, General Manager and special guests:
- Peter Strebel, Senior Vice-President Operations, OMNI Hotels & Resorts
- Terry Mundell, President & CEO, Greater Toronto Hotel Association
What: The Omni King Edward Hotel Grand Re-Launch Event
The event will feature live music, speeches from special guests, private hotel tours and an official ribbon cutting ceremony. Guests will enjoy specially prepared cocktails and hand-crafted hors d'oeuvres prepared by award-winning Executive Chef, Daniel Schick.
The $40 million renovations included a dramatic refresh of all guestrooms, redesign of the front hotel lobby and significant aesthetic upgrades to ballrooms, meeting spaces, restaurant and Lobby Bar.
When: Wednesday, September 9, 2015
Where: The Omni King Edward Hotel, 37 King Street East, Toronto, ON
Time: 5:30pm -9:00pm
Photo Opp: 6:30pm – 6:45pm: Remarks and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony (Vanity Fair Ballroom)
SOURCE The Omni King Edward Hotel
Image with caption: "The iconic front entrance of The Omni King Edward Hotel, 37 King St East, Toronto, ON (CNW Group/The Omni King Edward Hotel)". Image available at: http://photos.newswire.ca/images/download/20150909_C4961_PHOTO_EN_491810.jpg
For further information: Christina Pozzobon, Account Executive, PRAXIS, T: 905.949.8255 ext. 288, C: 905.815.2838, [email protected]