CFA names Days Inn owner Carolyn Genest ‘Franchisee of the Year for 2022’

The Canadian Franchise Association (CFA) has named Carolyn Genest, owner of six Days Inn by Wyndham locations, as the gold recipient of the Franchisee of the Year Award for 2022.

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It is an honour to be selected as the gold recipient of the CFA’s 2022 Franchisee of the Year Award,” said Carolyn Genest of d3h hotels, manager of multiple Days Inn locations across Alberta and Saskatchewan. This remarkable achievement is a tribute to the efforts of all our staff and friends at Days Inns Canada, the d3h leadership team and the numerous staff at Head Office and in the hotels, who serve our communities with integrity and heart. We work hard to ensure all our team members are dedicated to guest satisfaction and show an ongoing commitment to hospitality excellence.” 

This award is very well-deserved,” said Irwin Prince, president and chief operating officer of Days Inns Canada. We are proud to congratulate Carolyn and thank the CFA for acknowledging one of our exceptional Days Inn franchisees.” 

Introduced in 2019, the Franchisee of the Year Award recognizes top-performing franchisees for their unique accomplishments and excellence in business performance, community service, and brand involvement.

According to Days Inn Canada: Since 1999, Genest and her staff have worked extremely hard to represent the very best of the Days Inn brand by providing guests with top-quality products and excellent customer service. The Days Inn portfolio of hotels under d3h ownership includes

  • Days Inn by Wyndham Calgary Airport
  • Days Inn by Wyndham Calgary North Balzac
  • Days Inn by Wyndham Medicine Hat
  • Days Inn by Wyndham Red Deer
  • Days Inn by Wyndham Regina Airport West
  • Days Inn by Wyndham Regina