Vancouver, BC, December 5, 2019 – Congratulations to Kevin Richardson, Director of Human Resources at Hotel Halifax, The Barrington Hotel, and Fairfield Inn & Suites® St John’s for being selected as the 2019 Crystal Tourism HR Leadership Award recipient. He was presented the award at the Crystal Tourism Awards of Excellence Gala Dinner put on by TIANS (Tourism Industry Association of Nova Scotia) on December 3rd at the Westin Nova Scotian Hotel.

Kevin received the award for his leadership efforts in developing students and team members alike. He is a devoted mentor to countless co-op students, team members and leaders, always willing to lend a hand or to offer advice. He is always willing to step up and lead many programs within the “Hospitality Human Resources Council” and spends countless hours ensuring we are visible within our community.

Congratulations to all the winners. Visit http://www.tians.org/programs/crystal-tourism-awards to see the 2019 Crystal Tourism Awards of Excellence Winners.

About Hotel Halifax
A downtown accommodation in the heart of the city, Hotel Halifax features stunning views enabling guests to enjoy the bustling activity of the Halifax Harbour from the guest rooms. All accommodations offer plush, pillowtop beds, complimentary Wi-Fi, flat screen TVs with pay-per-view movies, a work desk and the convenience of an in-room mini-fridge. Onsite amenities include a spa, heated indoor pool, and the award-winning Harbour City Bar & Grill.

About The Barrington Hotel
Situated in downtown’s Historic Properties area, this boutique hotel conveniently allows for walking to Halifax’s top attractions via the city’s pedway system. All 200 rooms and suites feature complimentary Wi-Fi, a flat-screen TV with cable channels, a work desk and chair and complimentary local calls. Guests will also find home-style conveniences like a mini fridge and coffee maker and special treats like room service delivery from the award-winning TEMPO food+drink restaurant.

About Fairfield Inn & Suites® St. John’s Newfoundland
Conveniently located in St. John’s Newfoundland, Fairfield Inn & Suites® offers 2,164 square feet of flexible venue space spacious accommodations and modern technology. Well-appointed rooms offer plush bedding, comfortable workspaces, microwaves, mini-fridges, and flat-screen TVs. Guests at our hotel are also treated to terrific perks like free Wi-Fi access, a complimentary daily breakfast, and a well-equipped fitness room – not to mention an indoor pool and even a waterslide.

About SilverBirch Hotels & Resorts
SilverBirch Hotels & Resorts is one of Canada’s leading hotel operations and asset management companies and manages a large portfolio of full-service, focused service and extended stay hotels across Canada. The company manages hotels operating under major franchise brands, such as Marriott, and Hilton. www.silverbirchhotels.com



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