about yvonne

About Yvonne Bürgin

efficient - resourceful - engaging - conceptual thinking

Dynamic professional with broad experience in the hospitality industry and in administration. Excellent communication and organizational skills as well as the ability to multi-task. Proven dedication to customer service excellence.

Over 20 years of experience in developing and implementing innovative concepts for restaurants and accommodation businesses; worked as a host, organizer, administrator, housekeeper, counselor, trainer and event planer in the hospitality and tourism field.

After our arrival in Canada Joerg and I successfully developed and run a guest ranch in Kelowna and set up an equine business. Furthermore we designed and built an award winning home on Myra-Canyon Ranch ourselves.
Since 2012 we had the opportunity to be care takers on a ranch in the Cariboo as well as at a fly-in-fishing lodge in Northern Saskatchewan. Beside hosting guests our main tasks included but were not limited to maintenance, repairs, renovation and landscaping.

My qualifications:
•  Diploma in Commercial Management 
•  Bachelor of Science in Hospitality and Tourism Management
•  Continued studies in Communication, Workshop Facilitation, Project Management and Designing with Color

Check out our professional experiences here.