WINNIPEG — Group Germain Hotels announced on Aug. 28 the appointment of Laurie Barkman as general manager of Alt Hotel Winnipeg.
With 25 years experience in the hospitality and tourism industries, Barkman has held positions including director of sales and marketing for national hotel management company Lakeview Management. Most recently, she was general manager of a local boutique hotel. Barkman is also director of the Manitoba Marketing Network and sits on the Rotary Clubs board of directors. Over the years, she has developed solid expertise in customer service, management, recruitment, training and business development.