Plaza Premium GroupSong Hoi-see and Barry Rempel officiated the grand opening of the Plaza Premium Lounge in Winnipeg.
Located in the domestic and international departures area, the new lounge offers travellers a tranquil and comfortable environment in which to relax and refresh ahead of their flight.
“We are very excited to join hands with Winnipeg Airports Authority to bring world-class lounge facilities to travellers," remarked Mr Song Hoi-see, founder and CEO of Plaza Premium Group. "In addition to Edmonton, Toronto and Vancouver, our presence in Winnipeg provides a premium airport experience to more travellers within Canada as part of our international growth strategy. Our ultimate goal is to create exceptional and seamless experiences for travellers through innovative products and attentive service."
Barry Rempel, president and CEO of Winnipeg Airports Authority added: “In opening the Winnipeg lounge, Plaza Premium Group has connected our community with their global network of incredible lounges, introducing our customers to world-class travel experiences. Sharing a passion for providing people with services that exceed their expectations brought us together and we look forward to setting a new standard for future travel together.”
As the first independent airport lounge in Winnipeg, Plaza Premium Lounge measures over 310-square-metres with seating for nearly 100 people, offering a new lounge experience for all travellers flying out of Winnipeg Richardson International Airport. This marks the brand’s twelfth lounge in Canada.
The new Plaza Premium Lounge has been thoughtfully designed to enhance the overall airport experience. The use of fine timber, polished granite, supreme quality fabric, and a combination of chic decorations and warm ceramic wall tiles create the ambience and feel of classy living room.
The state-of-the-art lounge facilities encompass Plaza Premium’s signature Honeycomb seating, providing extra privacy for travellers. A great option for business and leisure travellers alike, the lounge offers complimentary Wi-Fi and plenty of electrical outlets for tablets, laptops and mobile phones.
Plaza Premium Lounge in Winnipeg offers its guests a wide array of food and beverage options. Apart from a variety of juices, coffee, beer, wine and spirits, the staff also freshly prepare a delectable selection of mouth-watering fare, including signature dishes such as chocolate and marinated strawberries flatbread as well as rotisserie chicken.
The new lounge is designed above all to reflect the Plaza Premium brand experience and to offer travellers both tranquility and enjoyment in Winnipeg Richardson International Airport, whether they are embarking on a short trip or starting on a longer journey.