Christine is a Partner and Owner of Chemistry Consulting Group. 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 challenges. As well as providing consulting services, Christine currently oversees a team of 150 employees located in offices throughout B.C. who delivered employment programs on behalf of various levels of government. Christine has managed employment and training programs for over 25 years. Additionally, she leads the company’s foreign worker recruitment program and has traveled to the Philippines, Mexico and across Canada to recruit workers for the hospitality industry.
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 has volunteered her time on many boards and currently serves as a Director on the boards of the Greater Victoria Harbour Authority (HR Committee Chair), Tourism Victoria, and Tourism HR Canada. In the past she has served as Chair of the Board of the Victoria Airport Authority, Tourism Industry Association of BC (TIABC) 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, the Downtown Victoria Business Association, and as Vice Chair for ASPECT (Association of Service Providers for Employability Training).