Welcome to Hamilton Club No 448

Established November 11, 1978









What is Skål
Skål is a professional organization of tourism leaders around the world, promoting global tourism and friendship. It is the only international group uniting all branches of the travel and tourism industry. Its members, the industry’s managers, and executives meet at local, national, regional and international levels to discuss and pursue topics of common interest.

Be a trusted voice in travel and tourism

Through our leadership, professionalism and friendship, work together to achieve our Vision, maximize networking opportunity and support a responsible tourism industry


Please Log in to RSVP
(Yes or No)


Discover the Benefits of Joining Skal

Orientation Videos


President, Skal Hamilton-Niagara Club


Past President, Skal Hamilton-Niagara Club

Congratulatory Message From Premier Doug Ford On Skal Hamilton’s 40th Anniversary

2020 Board Of Directors

2019 Board Of Directors

On Tuesday, September 10 the Burlington Convention Centre adjacent to the Courtyard by Marriott Burlington hotel will host Skal Hamilton-Niagara Club’s Monthly Meeting & Dinner with VIP Special Guest, Mr. Paul Durand – President of Skal Canada.

From Left to Right: Frank Vismeg – Vice President; Rolf Schwartjze – Director; Sandra Stewart-Fearnside – President; Mark Iker – Director : Skål Hamilton Club ; Susan Webb – President : SkålCanada; Keynote Speaker : Hon. Lisa Raitt – MP Milton; Claire Ingle – President : Skål Toronto North – Attending the 40th Anniversary hosted by the award-winning Burlington Convention Centre and Courtyard by Marriott Hotel Burlington

Premier of Ontario, Doug Ford

with President of Skal Hamilton-Niagara Club, Frank Vismeg

Mayor of Burlington – Marianne Meed-Ward

Mayor of Hamilton – Fred Eisenberger

Skal Hamilton-Niagara Club At The Carpenter Hospice Gala

Saturday, February 9, 2019

Skal International Bucharest Club – 20th Anniversary – Romania – May 2019

Frank Vismeg, President of Skal Hamilton-Niagara Club & Skalleague Sonia Radunovic

In this photo: President Frank Vismeg, Director Radu Arvatescu, Webmaster: Nicoletta Vella, Members: Peter Mielzynski, Darlene Gustin and Sonia Radunovic, who hosted the 2019 CLOSE TO OUR HEARTS GALA in support of Carpenter Hospice at the Burlington Convention Centre. In attendance over 500 guests including Government officials.

Frank Vismeg, President of Skal Hamilton-Niagara Club welcomed the Hotelier and Former President of Skal International Baku Mr. Ahmet Can Yesildag to the new Courtyard by Marriott Hotel – Burlington ON Canada.

Mayor of Oakville – Rob Burton along with the Oakville Chamber of Commerce

His Excellency Dr. Balint Odor – Ambassador and Counsel General Mr. Valer Palkovits with President of Skal Hamilton-Niagara Club, Frank Vismeg

Historic Event: Official Name Change

Introducing the Skal Hamilton-Niagara Club – September 10, 2019



Paul Durand, President of Skal Canada &

Frank Vismeg, President of Skal Hamilton-Niagara Club

Skal International 2020 World Congress

Skal International 2020 World Congress

Cruise From Miami With Symphony Of The Seas, Royal Caribbean

Lunch In The Courtyard By Marriott Burlington BISTRO Restaurant & Lounge

Skal Hamilton-Niagara : President Frank Vismeg With Members Nicoletta Vella & Peter Mielzynski

Skal Hamilton-Niagara Club With Skal Toronto North Club

Monthly Dinners and Special Events

  • Tuesday, February 11, 2020 – Annual General Meeting & Dinner – The Waterfront Hotel Burlington
  • Tuesday, April 21, 2020 – Joint SKAL Meeting & Dinner With The Toronto & Toronto North Club
  • May 2020 (Exact Date TBA) – Flamboro Downs – Social Outing
  • July 2020 (Exact Date & Location TBA) – Golf Tournament & Dinner
  • Tuesday, September 8, 2020 – Monthly Meeting & Dinner – Location TBA
  • October 2020 (Exact Date TBA) – Oktoberfest – Social Outing
  • Tuesday, December 8, 2020 – Christmas Dinner – Location TBA