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Helen is originally from Southern Ontario. She made her way to Ottawa after being accepted to Carleton University. She fell in love with the city and has lived in Ottawa ever since.
Helen has worked in the hospitality industry for most of her professional life. To kick start her career, she gained employment with Westin Ottawa, where she worked for 21 years as a Sales Manager. She is well versed in markets such as; SMERF, Tour & Travel, and Government.
Helen thrives in a fast-paced sales environment. Helen loves all aspects of event planning and has planned events from start to finish. She’s also worked as an Account Manager for other prominent players in the hospitality industry, such as the Sheraton Ottawa.
Helen loves to be creative. You’ll find her making all kinds of arts and crafts and knitting slippers, hats, and mittens that she makes for all her family and friends. She is also an avid baker! Growing up, Helen spent time with her grandmother, who worked in a bakery and taught her how to make the perfect loaf of bread and other delicious pastries. You’ll find her curled up on the couch watching her favourite Netflix shows with her three daughters.