Invictus Properties and Delta Hotels by Marriott Kamloops have named Jocelyn Bennett as general manager.
“Jocelyn’s strong leadership skills, results-oriented management style and extensive knowledge of our hotel as well as the Kamloops market are a true example of living our values, making her a respected leader and the heartbeat of our establishment,” said Bryan Pilbeam, COO, Invictus Properties. “We’re very proud of Jocelyn and excited for her to lead this team.”
With a strong track record of success and vast experience in the industry, Bennett brings a wealth of strategic expertise. After graduating from the Hotel and Resort Management program at Thompson Rivers University, she began her career in the Rocky Mountains and eventually moved into executive positions at Mountain Park Lodges and Jasper Inn and Suites.
Upon returning to Kamloops, Bennett accepted a management position with the Coast Hotel Kamloops before joining Invictus Properties, where she held progressive roles as front office manager, rooms division manager, hotel manager of the Thompson Hotel (previously owned by Invictus) and most recently director of operations at the Delta Hotel Kamloops.
Under her leadership as director of operations, the hotel was recently awarded the top prize in the hotel category of the Best of Kamloops Awards by Now Media Group and is the top-rated Kamloops hotel for 2023 by Tripadvisor.
“I’m inspired by the team and focused on growing new and current leaders while continuing to strengthen the culture at Delta Kamloops,” said Bennett.