Guidatour depends on the skills of a passionate and dedicated team to serve you.
Here is a brief portrait of our talented Guidatour family…
In the spotlight at Guidatour Montréal
We offer you more than 80 permit-holding, professional guides for the City of Montréal, all graduates of the l’Institut de tourisme et d’hôtellerie du Québec. Most of are also members of the Montreal chapter of the Montréal Professional Tourist Guides Association (APGT).
Our experienced guides are connoisseurs of Montreal’s yesterday, today and tomorrow. With them, you will learn about the history of the city, its development, its architecture and cultural life.
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Some 100 bilingual tour guides and greeters are also available for your special events, meetings and conventions.
Behind the scenes at Guidatour
Angèle has been an integral part of Guidatour for over ten years as an employee and now as its president, succeeding co-founder Louise Hébert in 2018. Holding a degree in Tourism Management from the Institut de Tourisme et d’Hôtellerie du Québec (ITHQ), Angèle has held many key roles within the company, notably on an operational level, in accounting and as a manager. She is now responsible for the corporate planning and strategic development of Guidatour, and makes great use of her innovative insight and quiet assurance to ensure the growth of the company.
Elizabeth is involved in various projects to promote Guidatour’s brand and activities. Her analytical mind and love of words serve the business in many ways. She holds a BA in Public Relations from UQAM and has over 15 years of experience in the field of communications.
Team Leader – Operations
Amélie oversees the proper functioning of Guidatour’s operations. She also specializes in the coordination of Montréal Ghosts activities and in the development of tour packages. She always strives to meet the needs of customers efficiently and with a smile. Amélie holds a BA in Business Administration from UQAM with a specialization in Tourism and Hospitality Management.
Zoé coordinates scavenger hunts, educational visits and tour escorts services at Guidatour. She holds a French degree in Psychology and has over 6 years of experience in planning of projects and activities for students. Her dynamism and her professionalism are both valuable assets for our team.
Laurence performs different key tasks in both operations and customer service, like choosing the best guide for every tour. Laurence holds a Bachelor of Business Administration from UQAM with a Tourism and Hospitality Management specialization and she is constantly bursting with energy.
As part of her responsibilities, Sylvia takes care of incoming reservations for private tours from individuals. She also ensures that there is optimal communication between tour managers and our guides for group reservations. Sylvia is a graduate of the Tourism program at the Institut de Tourisme et d’Hôtellerie du Québec (ITHQ) and also holds a Bachelor’s degree in Graphic Design from Université du Québec à Montréal (UQÀM). She brings a fresh perspective and her good insight to the team.
A graduate of the Tourism program from Collège Montmorency, Florence supports the operations team in various tasks, such as taking care of incoming reservations from FIT travelers as well as tour operators. As a proud ambassador of Montréal, Florence particularly enjoys answering questions from clients in order to help them better plan their trips to make the most of what the city has to offer.
Philippe Rochon Tremblay
A meticulous and well-organized person, Philippe has worked in various fields before, including administration and finances for some years. His versatily and regard to details make him an essential team player within the company.