cari bower 200wVANCOUVER, January 8, 2018: Fairmont Vancouver Airport is pleased to announce the appointment of Cari Bower as Director, Leisure Sales. Based in Toronto, she will oversee the leisure and entertainment markets for the award-winning hotel that has been ranked #1 Airport Hotel in North America for the past six out of seven years by Skytrax.
Bower began her hospitality career in Vancouver, BC in 1990 and has worked in a variety of progressive sales and operation positions that include Fairmont Waterfront, Fairmont Hotel Vancouver, and Pan Pacific Vancouver. In 2002, she was part of the opening team for Opus Hotel as senior corporate sales manager, and then moved to Fairmont Vancouver Airport in 2005 as director of business travel.
She relocated to Toronto and in 2013 became an agency sales executive with Hilton Worldwide. Bower holds a diploma in Marketing Management (Associates Degree) from BCIT.


About Fairmont Vancouver Airport
Ranked #1 Airport Hotel in North America by SkyTrax in 2017 and six of the past seven years, the hotel is located 90 steps from the US Departures Level of the Vancouver International Airport. Triple-paned glass provides the ultimate in soundproofing with views that overlook the runway and North Shore Mountains. The health club has a full fitness centre with an indoor mechanized lap pool, and a day spa that offers specialties like an oxygen facial and jet lag recovery massage. The award-winning restaurant serves all day

breakfast and has a signature "Jetsetter" tea, a low caffeine blend specifically designed to aid time travel woes. Complimentary BMW bicycles are provided to explore the adjacent dykes and beaches, and the seasonal Fishing Valet provides assistance to guests (and their catch) as they return from fishing expeditions.

About Fairmont
Fairmont Hotels & Resorts connects guests to the very best of its destinations worldwide, providing travelers with memorable travel experiences, thoughtful and attentive service and luxury hotels that are truly unforgettable. Each Fairmont property reflects the locale’s energy, culture and history through locally inspired cuisine, spirited bars and lounges and distinctive design and decor. With more than 70 hotels globally, and many more in development, the Fairmont collection boasts some of the most iconic and distinctive hotels in the world. This extraordinary collection includes The Plaza in New York, The Savoy in London, Fairmont Grand Del Mar, Dubai’s Fairmont The Palm, Fairmont Peace Hotel in Shanghai, Fairmont San Francisco and Fairmont Le Château Frontenac in Québec City. Fairmont is part of AccorHotels, a world-leading travel & lifestyle group and digital innovator offering unique experiences in more than 4,100 hotels, resorts and residences, as well as in over 10 000 of the finest private homes around the globe. For more information or reservations, please visit


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Kate Francois

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