Chantal has been working for the Canadian Construction Association as the Director of Meetings and Conferences since May 2007. She graduated with her diploma from the ITHQ Hotel Management School in Montreal in 1994. She has her CMP (Certified Meeting Planner) and her CMM (Certified Meeting Manager). Chantal has lived and traveled in several parts of the country and held different positions in major hotel chains like Fairmont, Starwood and privately owned hotels as well as serving as Director of Catering on Parliament Hill. She has accumulated more than 25 years in the hospitality and meeting planning industries. Having planned events for small VIP groups to much larger conventions, in the US, Caribbean, Mexico, Panama as well as coast to coast in Canada, Chantal brings many different experiences and a high level of expertise to the table.