GES Announces Paul Burke, General Manager, GES Toronto

Toronto, January 26th 2024

We are delighted to announce the appointment of Paul Burke as the new General Manager of GES in Toronto.  Paul will assume his new role on February 20, 2024.

With an exceptional career and remarkable service expertise, Paul brings along a wealth of experience and strategic leadership to our team. With over 10 years at Air Canada, he held various positions, ranging from Customer Service to Scheduling and Facility Planning as well as Managing Resource Systems where he successfully implemented new practices and procedures.

Subsequently, Paul transitioned into a role as Director of Business Development in the B2B environment, demonstrating outstanding skills in fostering strategic partnerships and driving business growth.

Since 2019, Paul has made significant contributions as Senior Manager of Customer Service and Operations and more recently as Director of Service and Delivery at Gate Gourmet; the world’s largest independent provider of aviation catering and logistics.

His operational knowledge, experience and commitment to high-quality customer service will strengthen our position within the Toronto market.

Paul will report directly to Alain Canuel, [VP Canada]. The close working relationship between Paul and Alain will be essential to supporting our GES vision and ensuring continuity in ongoing strategic initiatives.

With his start date on February 20, 2024, we are confident that Paul will play a key role in achieving our goals and further enhancing GES’s position as an industry leader.

Please join the entire GES team in warmly congratulating Paul on his appointment and wishing him great success in his new role as GM of Toronto.

Alain Canuel

Vice President GES Canada

About GES

GES, Global Experience Specialists, is a global exhibition services company with a legacy spanning over 90 years and teams throughout North America, Europe, and the Middle East. We create some of the most influential exhibitions in the world – think international medical symposiums, industry leading exhibitions for technology, and manufacturing that help communities meet, educate, and move their mission forward. From initial strategy to show-stopping audio visuals, accommodations to award-winning creative – and every detail in between – our shows propel commerce, education, and community. Our mission is to deliver extraordinary exhibition experiences through simple, user-friendly services and best-in-class execution.