from the Institute Chateaubriand in Cannes, France with a Baccalaureat
A5, Chantal was initiated to the HR field in both the banking and
insurance industries. She then started her career in hospitality human
resources at the "L'Ermitage Hotel Group", Beverly Hills California in
1985. In 1987, she joined the Registry Hotel Corporation as Director of
Human Resources for their Universal City property and then joined the
Hyatt Hotel Corporation in 1990.
During Chantal’s nine-year tenure with Hyatt Hotels, she worked in both union and non-union environments, and successfully implemented the "shared-services" concept, directing two properties simultaneously. In 1999, Chantal joined the luxury 683-room Biltmore Hotel as Director, and Regional Director of Human Resources.
Chantal founded Executive HR Consulting Group, Inc., in April, 2003.
As Principal of the Group, she now assists clients in various
industries, performing human resources consulting and covering all
aspects of the function.
Throughout her career, Chantal has successfully negotiated numerous
labor-management agreements with various labor/union organizations, and
served as Trustee on the Los Angeles Hotel and Restaurant,
Employer/Union Trust Fund. She has handled a myriad of employee
relations issues and investigations of discrimination and harassment
Chantal is an active member of the California Chamber of Commerce,
The Society for Human Resources Management (SHRM), Professionals in
Human Resources (PIHRA) and The Burbank Chamber of Commerce. In 2015,
Chantal became a Member of the Board of Directors of LILA, ("Lycee
International de Los Angeles"); an international school committed to
academic excellence in a well-balanced bilingual curricula of the French
and International Baccalaureate institutions.