Alumni News & Highlights
Roman J. Jaworowicz, CHA, has been a Best Western Member since 1985, and is the first Canadian hotelier to serve on the Board of Directors. A native of Buffalo, N.Y., he is the owner of the Best Western Campbellsville Inn in Campbellsville, Ky., and the former owner of the award-winning Best Western Highland Inn and Conference Centre in Midland, Ontario.
He was elected to the Board in December 2003, and represents Best Western hotel Members in Ontario, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky and Michigan. Prior, he served as governor of District III president of the Global Marketing Co-op, and chairman of the Ontario/Quebec Co-op.
Active in local, provincial and international tourism and commerce, Jaworowicz was a founding member of the Midland Penetanguishene Tourism Consortium, an active member of the Midland Chamber of Commerce, and has served on many boards in Ontario. He is a member of the Campbellsville University Presidentís Club and the Campbellsville Chamber of Commerce in Kentucky.
Jaworowicz has received a number of awards for his leadership, including Business Person of the Year and the first-ever Ambassadorís Award for his work in tourism development in Ontario.