GES Appoints New GM in Toronto


Paul Burke is the new general manager of GES in Toronto. He will assume his new role on February 20, 2024.

With an exceptional career and remarkable service expertise, Burke brings along a wealth of experience and strategic leadership to the GES team. With more than 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, Burke 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, Burke 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 GES’ position within the Toronto market.

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

GES is a global exhibition services company with a legacy spanning more than 90 years and teams throughout North America, Europe, and the Middle East.



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