CORPORATE BRANDS | MANAGEMENT COMPANIES
OWNERSHIP COMPANIES | PROVINCIAL HOTEL ASSOCIATIONS
The Hotel Association of Canada (HAC) is the exclusive national organization representing corporate hotel companies, ownership groups, provincial hotel associations, city hotel associations, and independent hotels. We drive advocacy success on targeted issues that matter most to the hotel industry and deliver member value and engagement through powerful industry programs and services designed to strengthen the hotel industry across Canada.
City Hotel Associations are key players in the Canadian lodging industry and your engagement with HAC facilitates strong alignment between the industry’s city, provincial and national associations. Our combined voices strengthen the industry.
City Hotel Association members will benefit from:
A City Hotel Association wishing to join HAC must also be supporting its Provincial Hotel Association.
BRANDED PROPERTIES | INDEPENDENT PROPERTIES
Owners are directly impacted by the key issues HAC address at the national level. The new HAC Property-Level Membership facilitates engagement with branded and independent hotels while showcasing the united voice of Canada’s industry via representation from all lodging segments.
As members of HAC, Properties can expect to benefit from:
Branded Properties can join HAC via their Franchise License Agreements, as issued by their Corporate Brand Office. Non-branded, or Independently Owned/Operated Properties, can join HAC by contacting their Provincial Hotel Association.
Please note that membership with HAC does not replace membership in your Provincial association. Provincial associations will continue to actively advocate for favourable legislation in your Province and will partner with the Hotel Association of Canada on issues of national scope. Your continued support of your provincial association is vital to our combined success.
INFLUENCER AFFILIATE | CHAMPION AFFILIATE
HAC’s Affiliate Members cover a broad spectrum of lodging-relevant products and services. As an Affiliate Member of HAC, you will benefit from access to an executive business audience with decision-making authority and have opportunities to facilitate impact where it matters most.
STUDENTS | EDUCATORS
Whether you are educating the industry’s future workforce, or you are the future workforce, we recognize how important your contribution is to the success of Canada’s lodging sector. The Hotel Association of Canada’s Educator and Student memberships are tailored to the needs of an emerging generation of hoteliers, delivering value and a competitive advantage.
Leading organizations and companies are invited to consider Strategic Partnership with HAC. As a Strategic Partner, you will enjoy an exclusive opportunity to share your message with the Board of Directors at an executive meeting, a unique platform connecting you with a network of national and international contacts. The result is an opportunity for Strategic Partners to share their expertise, work closely with their lodging customers, acquire valuable insight into the latest industry developments, and work with HAC and its members in providing solutions to the industry’s challenges and priorities. Strategic Partners also receive special recognition at the association’s annual conference.