TORONTO — Restaurants Canada has elected Guy Laframboise, president of Les Restaurants Subway Québec Ltée, as the new Chair of the Board of Directors for 2020-2021.
Laframboise has been the president of Les Restaurants Subway Québec Ltée since 1990 and under his leadership, the chain has grown from one location in 1990 to 600 outlets across Quebec in 2020. He has held numerous board positions over the past 30 years with a track record of excellence.
“Guy’s leadership and deep expertise in the restaurant franchising model will be extremely valuable to Restaurants Canada,” says Shanna Munro, president and CEO of Restaurants Canada. “Guy will strengthen the breadth of experience of our board and will provide incredible value to our 30,000 members as we continue to be the trusted voice of the foodservices industry.”
“People are the heart of this industry,” says Laframboise. “I look forward to working with Restaurants Canada’s talented leadership team, board and the country’s many foodservice operators to advance the full potential of our industry and position us for long-term growth.”
Laframboise is one of 30 board members from across Canada who volunteer their time and expertise as industry leaders, for the betterment of Canada’s foodservice-and-hospitality community.