Christine Stoneman, CMC, RPR
Christine Stoneman (CMC, RPR) as a Principal with Chemistry Consulting Group has been a valuable member of the Hospitality and Tourism Industry for more then 26 years. Active in the community, she serves on the Board of Canadian Tourism Human Resource Council, the Victoria Airport Authority, the Victoria Police Board, the Greater Victoria Economic Development Agency and is the Past Chair of Tourism Victoria. Christine served on the board of go2 and was a committee chair for the BC Tourism Industry Human Resources Development Task Force for 2 years.
Christine manages the Foreign Worker recruitment services, RoomServiceCanada.ca and FoodServicesCanada.ca for the BC hospitality industry and has travelled to the Philippines to provide workshops and screening for Filipino applicants.
Previously Christine was a Principal with Grant Thornton LLP, as a Consultant and Provincial Manager for GT Hiring Solutions. In that position she led a team of 100 which placed over 26,000 people into jobs in tourism. She has lived and worked in Europe, Canada and the Caribbean and is bilingual in German and English. Her management positions in the Hospitality Industry have been with Four Seasons Hotels, Hilton Hotels, Trusthouse Forte, Keg Restaurants and included hotel operations ranging from 250-950 guest rooms and restaurants with seating from 80 to 120. Her work in the industry has taken her to Victoria and Toronto and contract positions with Wardair Holidays in the Caribbean. Christine specializes in industry specific training customized to individual hotels or restaurants, as well as consulting services relating to operational and human resources issues. Christine was a BC Representative on the National committee for the validation and development of National Occupational Standards for the Hospitality Industry, specifically for Reservations Sales Agent, Front Desk Agent and Tourism Trainer and is a Nationally certified as Tourism Trainer, Reservation Sales Agent and Front Desk Agent by the Canadian Tourism Human Resource Council.
Christine and her Partners "walk the talk" when it comes to Human Resources and were named the # 1 Best Company to Work for in BC by BC Business Magazine.
Christine is a Certified Management Consultant (CMC) and a Registered Professional Recruiter (RPR)