Christine is a Partner with Chemistry Consulting Group and GT Hiring Solutions. She is a Certified Management Consultant (CMC) and a Registered Professional Recruiter (RPR).
In the consulting field Christine specializes in providing customized industry-specific recruitment, training and consulting services related to operational and human resources issues. Additionally, she leads the company’s foreign worker recruitment program and has travelled to the Philippines, Mexico and across Canada to recruit workers. As well as providing consulting services, Christine currently oversees a team of 130 employees located in 9 offices throughout B.C. who deliver employment programs in partnership with community service providers and on behalf of various levels of government (Work BC). Christine has managed employment and training programs for over 23 years.
Prior to entering the consulting field Christine was a valued member of the tourism and hospitality industry for over 20 years and held senior management positions with Four Seasons Hotels, Hilton Hotels, Trusthouse Forte and Keg Restaurants as well as several independently owned and operated hotels and restaurants. Her work in the industry took her from Victoria to Toronto, the Caribbean and Hawaii.
Active in the community, Christine currently services as Past Chair for the Tourism Industry of BC, as a Director on the boards of the Greater Victoria Harbour Authority (HR Committee Chair), Tourism Victoria, and Tourism HR Canada and as Vice Chair for ASPECT ( Association of Service Providers for Employability Training). In the past she has served as Chair of the Boards of the Victoria Airport Authority and Tourism Victoria and was a Director for the Canadian Airports Council and the Victoria Police Board. Additionally, she has also served on the Canadian Tourism Human Resource Council, the BC Restaurant Association, Greater Victoria Economic Development Agency, go2 The Resource for People in Tourism, and the Downtown Victoria Business Association.