The mission of the Calgary Hotel Association (CHA) is to support our membership by stewarding communication and awareness-building programs, engaging in advocacy, and cultivating meaningful partnerships.

lisa kiehl.

director of sales and marketing, fairmont palliser

Lisa Kiehl is the Director of Sales and Marketing at the Fairmont Palliser. With over 20 years of hotel experience within Calgary in both the Downtown Core and Northeast districts, she has a diverse background and knowledge of the needs of hotels, and what it takes to drive business to a city. She has a Bachelor’s of Arts degree from Wilfred Laurier University, Waterloo, Ontario. Lisa began her hotel career at the Fairmont Banff Springs, and has since been an accomplished sales and marketing executive with Fairmont, Delta, Marriott and the Hyatt. She was the Regional Director of Sales and Marketing for Delta in Western Canada and oversaw sales efforts of 16 hotels. She has experience as the Chair of the Downtown DMF Committee and is an engaged member of the group subcommittee for the Downtown DMF.

Lisa has proven success in driving top line revenues and creating sales and marketing strategies and business development. She is passionate about being a part of the solutions and finding ways to move forward as a city during challenging times. As a Board member, she will demonstrate her ability to lead diverse teams of professionals to new levels of success in a competitive industry and fast paced market.