Expert Faculty at Eton College
Nicole BeaulieuDirector of Operations
Nicole holds a Master of Education degree from Simon Fraser University, successfully completed her BC Provincial Instructors Diploma as well BC Adult Education Diploma, is a Certified Travel Counsellor, plus holds credentials in Hospitality from the Educational Institute of the American Hotel and Lodging Association. She has also contributed back to the tourism industry by leading workshops and seminars across Canada in both English and French.
Nicole thrives in environments where team work, innovation, and energy lead to a better life and work experience for people around her.
Luis is a former member of Costa Rica’s national fencing team, where he is a proud recipient of the national championship and gold medal for Carleton fencing varsity team for intra-universities competition.
Ann has been working in the Hospitality industry for over thirty years. She got her start in New Zealand running a youth hostel for the Youth Hostel Association of New Zealand. Upon her return to Canada, Ann continued to work in hospitality for various properties from a Front Desk Manager to a Corporate Sales Manager.
Working in the hotel industry lead to working as a Director of Sales and Marketing within the event, conference and meeting industry for several years before launching out onto her own as an Event Architect in 2004. During this time, Ann was also an active member of the Ottawa Chapter of Meeting Professionals International serving as Membership Chair and then President.
With her extensive experience in the hospitality industry, Ann began working at Algonquin College, in Ottawa, teaching in the Hotel and Restaurant Management Program as well as the Event Management Program. She also was a Facilitator in their Distance Learning program.
Since her move to Vancouver, Ann has continued to teach in hospitality and event specific programs for a variety of international and private colleges. She is also a member of the teaching faculty of the American Hotel and Lodging Association.
Ann teaches a wide assortment of subjects ranging from Customer Service, Project Management, Marketing, Organizational Development and Human Resources. Her experience, love of the industry and passion for teaching has created a rewarding career that keeps getting better!