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Leader of the Year

Winnipeg Tourism Leader of the Year Award of Distinction

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Presented to an individual(s) who contributes to growing Winnipeg’s tourism industry.

Award Winner

Jordon Lanthier – MLS Management Ltd.

Jordon Lanthier’s passion for Winnipeg has allowed him to be a leader in the city’s hospitality industry. His sterling industry reputation comes from his dedication to providing the best possible customer service at all times from both himself and every team he works with.

His leadership has directly impacted Winnipeg tourism by securing the city’s first TAG-approved hotel certification, which welcomed LGBT* travellers. His work on promoting inclusivity also led him to be one of the original founders of the Manitoba LGBT Chamber of Commerce where he is still a board member and active volunteer.

Jordon’s dedication to growing Winnipeg’s tourism industry can be found through his work in rallying stakeholders, collaborating and providing strategic input by attracting moremeetings and conventions. Whether he’s welcoming the now internet-famous Byers “Disney” family from Calgary or a VIP client, you can always depend on Jordon to provide a superior customer service experience.

Jordon exemplifies many of the attributes of a leader with his enthusiasm for the hospitality industry.

*Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender