Restaurants Canada extended its congratulations to Doug Ford on being elected as the 26th Premier of Ontario.
“This has been a hard-fought campaign and the people of Ontario have chosen Premier Ford to build on his plan for Ontario,” said Jamie Rilett, Restaurants Canada’s Vice President for Central Canada. “Restaurants Canada looks forward to working with the new government on behalf of Ontario’s 37, 000 operators and 470, 000 employees who serve the province every day.”
Restaurants Canada (formerly CRFA) is a growing community of 30,000 foodservice businesses, including restaurants, bars, caterers, institutions and suppliers. We connect our members from coast to coast, through services, research and advocacy for a strong and vibrant restaurant community. Ontario’s restaurant industry is an $32 billion industry, directly employs almost half a million Ontarians, is the number one source of first jobs and serves 7.5 million customers every day.