Foundation Board of Directors Member
Vice-Chair, Executive Committee
Appointed CEO in 2009, Bob Jackson leads all Vintage Hotels-owned properties. Mr. Jackson’s first position with Vintage Hotels was as General Manager of Prince of Wales, where he concurrently managed Sales and Marketing for the hotel group. Bob also assumed responsibility as General Manager of Queen’s Landing in 2005. In 2007 Bob was appointed to Vice President of Operations and Co-Managing Director for Vintage Hotels in which he was responsible for the strategic direction of the hotels with a focus on Hotel Operations and Sales and Marketing.
With over 18 years of experience in the hospitality industry, Bob has held a variety of roles, the majority in senior management. He began his career in Toronto, where he grew through the hotels ranks in progressively senior positions before relocating to Niagara Falls. He then spent 7 years as General Manager with several Canadian Niagara Hotel Inc. properties, including the Brock Plaza Hotel; where he also assumed responsibility for various central corporate departments.
Mr. Jackson is a graduate of the University of Windsor and the Cornell Hotel School Professional Development Program. He is an active board member for the Niagara Wine Auction and former part-time instructor in the Hotel Management program at Niagara College.