Edmonton Economic Development Corporation



Edmonton Economic Development Corporation

May 08, 2013 09:00 ET

Edmonton's Finest in Customer Service Take a Bow

You're Welcome awards honour outstanding customer service

EDMONTON, ALBERTA--(Marketwired - May 8, 2013) -

Edmonton's finest front-line hospitality and service industry workers were honoured Tuesday evening at the 13th annual You're Welcome Edmonton awards.

Outstanding Administrative Services - Zahra Mawji, Radisson Hotel Edmonton South
Outstanding Banquet / Catering Server - Raeanna Koo, The Shaw Conference Centre
Outstanding Bartender / Wine Steward - Shalaine Quick, The Four Points by Sheraton Edmonton South
Outstanding Counter / Quick Food Server - Anna Marie Cruz, Second Cup
Outstanding Culinary Services - Daniel Ducharme, The Westin Edmonton
Outstanding Customer Service - Transportation - Anita Czarnecki, WestJet
Outstanding Dining Server - Caroline Schwabe - Four Points by Sheraton Edmonton South
Outstanding Driver Services - John Barrigan, Edmonton Taxi Service Group
Outstanding Evening Fine Dining Server - Parker Budda-Binder, Tom Goodchild's Moose Factory
Outstanding Gaming Services - Helen Mah, Casino Edmonton, Pure Canadian Gaming
Outstanding Guest Services - Accommodations - Jade Guinchard, Edmonton Marriott at River Cree Resort
Outstanding Host Services - Sana Alatawneh, Mayfield Inn and Suites
Outstanding Housekeeping Services - Karla Ceja Alcantara, Sandman Hotel Edmonton West
Outstanding Operational Support - Olubankole Kaffo, Sawridge Inn Edmonton South
Outstanding Retail Services - Shaquille Noel, Guess Inc.
Outstanding Support Services - Ron Strauss, Northlands
Outstanding Tourism Services - Bill Eldridge, Ukrainian Cultural Heritage Village
Outstanding Volunteer Services - Heather Peckitt, Rendez-vous Canada 2012
Platinum Sponsors
The Shaw Conference Centre
Northlands
Mediaco
Tanner Young Publishing Group
The Edmonton International Airport
West Edmonton Mall

The awards recognize employees and volunteers in the hospitality and service industry who demonstrate exemplary customer service. Covering 18 categories, 3034 nominations were received for 1337 nominees this year, the largest number of nominations and nominees since the program began. For more information about the program, visit www.yourewelcomeedmonton.com.

Edmonton Tourism promotes Greater Edmonton as the destination of choice for tourism, conventions, major events and film production and is a division of Edmonton Economic Development Corporation (EEDC). Edmonton Tourism encourages socially and environmentally responsible tourism. For more information, visit www.edmonton.com Learn more about Edmonton through the stories of people who've experienced it at www.edmontonstories.ca

Contact Information

  • Edmonton Economic Development Corporation (EEDC)
    Renée Williams
    Communications Manager
    780.932.4865
    rwilliams@edmonton.com