Maureen Barnes-Smith, director of sales and marketing, Unique Vacations Canada has announced the appointment of Cindy Gaudet as business development manager, Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Northern Ontario. Gaudet joins the Canadian sales team for Sandals Resorts, Beaches Resorts and Grand Pineapple Beach Resorts with an established background as a successful travel agent in Winnipeg, where she worked with both Fareconnect Manitoba and Gaudet Family Travel. In addition, she served as an administrative clerk for the Canadian Armed Forces for over nine years. Gaudet is based in Winnipeg and can be reached by calling 204-612-0319, 1-800-545-8283, ext. 4957 or via e-mail: [email protected] .