MANITOU BEACH — A resort at Manitou Beach is among the 36 finalists for the 2018 Saskatchewan Tourism Awards of Excellence.
Manitou Springs Resort and Mineral Spa in Manitou Beach placed as a top three finalist for the service excellence award.
“We feel that our staff and our department managers are doing a great job for customer service,” said Dwight Hayter, CEO and general manager of Manitou Springs Resort and Mineral Spa. “We can always do better, obviously, but I think the fact we’ve made the finals for this particular award shows that we are committed to customer service and we want to continue on the path that we’re currently on in terms of to improve it.”
“Obviously there was work and effort put into being recognized for something like this, it just doesn’t happen,” Hayter said. “There is training and departmental meetings, and again, this award is a testament to the work that my staff has put in. I’m very proud of them and hopefully bring it home for them.”
This award was sponsored by the Saskatchewan Chamber of Commerce
Hayter said he wasn’t surprised to be a finalist.
“I knew that we were nominated and becoming a finalist was a certain possibility, but again, it’s an honour.”