April 24, 2024


Robert Carter of The StratonHunter Group Inducted into the OHI Hall of Fame

TORONTO, ON – October 2, 2023 – The StratonHunter Group is proud to announce that Robert Carter has been inducted into the OHI Hall of Fame. This distinguished recognition is presented annually to a select group of leaders who have made significant contributions to Ontario’s hospitality and culinary sectors.

The OHI Hall of Fame Award winners will be announced at the Ontario Hospitality Conference on October 2 in Toronto. This event marks the first induction since 2018 and further cements the collaborative vision between the Ontario Restaurant Hotel & Motel Association (ORHMA) and the Ontario Hostelry Institute (OHI).

“I am honoured to receive this recognition from OHI. Being inducted into the Hall of Fame is a true testament to my passion for this great industry and the people that work within it,” said Robert Carter, Managing Director at The StratonHunter Group. “I would also like to extend my congratulations to the other honourees. While we have collectively faced many challenges over the last few years, I am looking forward to having the opportunity to recognize and celebrate the individuals who work hard every day to propel the industry further.”

With a distinguished career spanning over two decades, Robert Carter is known across Canada and beyond as a leading food retail strategist and consumer behaviour expert. During his time with both The NPD Group and The StratonHunter Group, he has been instrumental in fostering growth, innovation, and strategic transformation. Over the years, he has had the pleasure of working alongside many of the largest, most respected brands in the Canadian food and foodservice landscape, including Loblaws, Uber Eats, Tim Hortons, Starbucks, and McDonalds, among others. A prominent figure in the industry, he is also known for his contributions through industry events, trade shows, columns, and appearances in the media.

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Erick Bauer

About StratonHunter Group: The StratonHunter Group is a leading consulting firm specializing in the restaurant and foodservice sectors. With a commitment to boosting market share, fostering innovation, and driving growth, The StratonHunter Group offers expertise in organizational structure, leadership development, and strategic planning, helping clients navigate the evolving landscape of the food industry.