Manitoba Hotel Association

MHA and MRFA Announce One Show for 2017

On April 6th at the Victoria Inn Hotel and Convention Centre in Winnipeg, the MHA and MRFA officially launched a new joint venture - a single trade show for the hotel and restaurant industries. The new Hotel and Restaurant Trade Show will be held Tuesday, October 24th at the Victoria Inn Hotel and Convention Centre. The show will bring the best elements from both associations’ trade shows under one roof.

MHA Chair Bruce MacKay and MRFA Chair Rob Walker

Bruce MacKay said, “We are happy to be partnering with the MRFA to create a bigger, better trade show. This is something our suppliers have been requesting for a long time, and we heard you.”

Rob Walker added, “We look forward to working with the MHA to make this a very successful event for our suppliers and our members. I know that with the two associations working together, we can offer a hospitality industry trade show that is second to none.”

Additional details about the show, including the exhibitor package, can be found at
For more information about the event, contact Show Manager Jerry Weir at (204) 942-0671, or toll-free at 1-888-859-9976.

Welcome QUASEP: MHA’s Exclusive Group Purchasing Program Provider

MHA is pleased to announce QUASEP as its exclusive group purchasing program provider. This exciting loyalty program delivers MHA members with cash rewards for purchases, discounts, or a combination of both on a broad range of high quality products. Some highlights of the program include: cash rewards on many trusted foodservice name brands, discounts on a wide variety of essential hospitality products and services (including linens, uniforms, catering and merchandising products, office supplies, and maintenance), a weekly communiqué featuring exclusive promotions and program highlights, access to the QUASEP member’s portal, a dedicated locally-based Account Management Team and free membership.

To take advantage of a free QUASEP membership, please contact: Barbara Pearce at (204) 223-8047 or Julie Frederick at (204) 223-1216.

Save the Date: MHA 2017 Golf Tournament

We are pleased to announce that the MHA 2017 Golf Tournament will be held June 21st at Bel Acres Golf and Country Club, just outside Winnipeg. Last year’s sold-out tournament was a huge success, so we will once again be offering an exciting mix of samples, games, prizes and all sorts of entertainment at this year’s event.

Special thanks to our returning Presenting Sponsor, Manitoba Liquor & Lotteries.

Allied Members: Sponsorship packages have now been sent out and sponsorships are going quickly. Please click here to review the different levels of sponsorship we have created.

We guarantee all of our members will be made aware of your support. Tournament registration packages will be sent to hotels and suppliers in April 2017. All confirmed sponsors’ logos will appear on the insert included in the package. This is an excellent opportunity for you to market to our membership.

The best way to ensure that you get a spot in the tournament is to be a tournament sponsor. Please contact Shirley ASAP at (204) 942-0671.

Hotel Members: Registration is not yet open as we are working on lining up our sponsorships and prizes. For now, please mark your calendars for June 21st and stay tuned for registration information.