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.

Our Team.

Meet our ultimate hosts.

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Meet the Team.

About Us

CHA is home to some of the most experienced international business leaders in Calgary.  We’re on the front line of what’s happening in our industry across the globe, and we bring this expertise to our work in Calgary. 

A quality that defines us is our Calgary pride and willingness to work together to enable growth and prosperity across the sector. We compete, yes, but we also collaborate, invest, and advocate on behalf of the entire sector. It’s what makes the Calgary Hotel Association a dynamic and unique organization.

Staff

 

PEGGY
ATHANS

EXECUTIVE Director


Megan
Kubica

Communication Coordinator and Administrative Assistant


Svenja
Sievers

dmf project manager


 

Board Of Directors

 

Richard
Main

Chair
General Manager, Delta Hotels Calgary Downtown


Arjun
Channa

Director, Chair of Governance Committee
General Manager, The Westin Calgary
 


Dan
DeSantis

Past Chair
Dual General Manager, Delta Hotels Calgary Airport In-Terminal & Calgary Airport Marriott In-Terminal Hotel


Danny
Marshall

Director, Chair of Audit & Finance Committee
Director of Marketing, Royal Hotel Group


Karim
Ismail

Director, Chair of Destination Marketing Fund Committee
General Manager, Best Western Premier Calgary Plaza Hotel & Conference Centre


Kevin
yates

Director 
Hotel Manager, Grey Eagle Resort and Casino


Lisa kiehl

Director
Director of Sales & Marketing, Fairmont Palliser


Magdalena
goss

Director
General Manager, University of Calgary - Hotel Alma


manfred steuerwald

Director
General Manager, Hyatt Regency Calgary


Mark
Wilson

Director
General Manager & Vice President, Hotel Arts Group