Foundation Board of Directors Member

Bob Jackson

Chair, Executive Committee

Appointed CEO in 2009, Bob Jackson has more than 20 years in hotel management and executive leadership. Bob’s first position with Lais Hotel Properties Limited was as General Manager of the Prince of Wales in 2004, where he concurrently directed Sales and Marketing for the entire group. He also assumed responsibility as General Manager of Queens Landing in 2005. In 2007, Bob was appointed to Vice President of Operations and Co-Managing Director for the group.

Bob began his career in Toronto, where he grew through the hotel ranks in progressively senior positions before relocating to Niagara Falls. He then spent 7 years in executive positions with Canadian Niagara Hotels Inc., before making the jump to Lais Hotel Properties Limited. Bob is a graduate of the University of Windsor and the Cornell Hotel School Professional Development Program. He is also a Director and Executive Committee Member of the Niagara College Foundation Board.