Markham, Ont. – March 2, 2017 – Workers at the Courtyard by Marriott Hotel in Markham, Ontario have voted 'YES' to joining UFCW Canada Local 1006A.
The members work in housekeeping, laundry, and maintenance, and in the hotel's on-site restaurant.
"Local 1006A is proud to once again be the leading choice for hotel workers seeking fairness, respect, and dignity at work," says UFCW Canada Local 1006A President Wayne Hanley. "Our newest members showed tremendous unity and strength in coming together to achieve this victory for their future. Congratulations on winning union representation and welcome to the 1006A family."
This was a worker-led campaign with workers seeking union representation due to treatment in the workplace.
UFCW Canada Local 1006A represents workers at several hotels across Ontario, including many Marriott locations.