Regional Vice President, Sales and Marketing
Marriott Hotels of Canada
As Vice President, Sales and Marketing, Laura leads Marriott Hotels of Canada’s Revenue Generation and Sales Strategy. She partners with Corporate Marketing, Revenue Management and Global Sales to bring Marriott’s Sales and Marketing platforms and programs to Marriott’s 220+ Canadian hotels.
With over 25 years of hospitality experience, Laura spent 12 years in rapidly progressive leadership positions at Delta Hotels and Resorts until Marriott’s acquisition of Delta in 2015. In 2017 Laura led the transformation of the Marriott sales organization in Canada, integrating Delta Hotels and Starwood Hotels with Marriott’s portfolio of hotels.
Laura earned a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Sociology from McMaster University in Hamilton and a Certificate in Hospitality from George Brown College in Toronto. Laura serves on Industry Advisory Councils for Destination Canada and Ryerson University – Ted Rogers School of Hospitality. She co-chairs Marriott’s Diversity and Inclusion Council in Canada and is a member of Marriott Americas Leadership Advisory Council.