Manager Restaurants, Hotels

I have owned two restaurants in my life, one in France and on in Mexico. Small businesses.


Please check my youtube video's at Veefonta


I love to Paint, Travel, Lead a good team. Learn as much as i can in any given field, Working with tourism, utilizing my three languages..


Now that my only son is grown, and will be living with his Father in Canada, I am very flexible to work, travel.I am looking for an opportunity to put all my work and life experiences to good use, for the right Company.             Thank-you.       Veronique Fontagnol

Work History

Work History

Bistro Restaurant Owner and Operator

Que Buena Onda Bistro


 Véronique Dominique Fontagnol   

         Lake Chapala,  Mexico

Birthdate: 24 June 1967

Nationality: French

Languages spoken: English, French, Spanish

Email address: vfontagnol@yahoo.ca


1986 – High School Diploma – Harbor Collegiate – Toronto

1988 – Two years University courses in

Law & Psychology – Calgary (ALB)

Continuing Education:

Dale Carnegie – Public Speaker & Leadership course – Toronto

CLI Insertion & Creation of Business course – France

IPG-5 + 1 Financial & Leadership course – France

Volunteer Fireman: CPR, First Aid, Fire Hazard – France

French and English Tutor Certification Level 4 Course – Toronto

Smart Serve certificate-Toronto

Fine arts classes in Bordeaux (France)

College to learn Spanish in Hermosillo (Mexico)

Real Estate license century 21 – Ajijic, Jalisco, Mexico

Abstract Acrylic Artist for 20 years

    Some knowledge in Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Picassa 

Professional Objectives:

To work in a challenging environment with the opportunity to utilize

My teaching, leadership, artistic, organizational and customer service skills.

Professional Experience

2013-Present  !Que Buena Onda Bistro! - Ajijic, Mexico

Position. Owner,Creator,Operator

Menu, Service, accounting, cooking, day to day running my business

2012-2014-!Que Buena Onda! Consignement shop-Ajijic, Mexico

Position- Owner, Creator, Operator

Day to day, running my business, filing, customer service, tagging clothes. Ect.

2009-2011   Vallee's Carehome – Saskatoon, Canada


Day to day meals for five mentally challenged patients, schedules, money management, one on one evaluation, organizing special events and appointments.

    2009-2011 Private French Tutor

Evening Classes, individual and group conversational French

All Levels

2008-2009 Boffin's Club – Saskatoon

Position: Maître D'; Day Manager

Functions: Staff management, schedules, money management, customer

Service, reservations, hiring, day-to-day problem solving, inventory.

2007-2008 Maestria de Frances, Nueva Galacia Escuela Privada

Hermosillo, Sonora, Mexico

    2007-2008 Maestra de Ingles, INAM Escuala Privada           

Hermosillo, Sonora,Mexico

      2004-2007 Part- time French and English Tutor                   

Afterschool program. Level Grade 1-8.     

2004-2007 Siga – Siga Restaurant – France

Position : General manager, creator & owner

Functions : Staff management, inventory, customer service, menus,

Accounting, kitchen creation & supervision, serving, bartending.

2003-2004 Siga Siga Restaurants – France

Position : Business plan market research, licenses, location, creation of

Enterprise; financial projections; construction leader.

2001-2004 French Tutor for children, evening classes

2001-2003 Rizotto Restaurants – France

Position: Night Manager, Bartender

Functions: Schedules; staff management; money management; inventory;

Bartending; closing; customer service.

1998-2001 Primetime Sports bar – Brooks (ALB)

Position: Night Manager

Functions: VLT machines; staff management; money management;

Customer service; server & bartending; closing.

1998-2001 Adult education French and English Teacher

Community College, Brooks

1997-1998 Kingsmen – Cambridge (ONT)

Position: National Support Sales Representative

Functions: Shipping & Receiving; Sales representative for Kinsmen

1995-1997 North America Life Insurance – Toronto (ONT)

Position: Bilingual Sales Representative

Functions : Customer information center; complaints & concerns; etc.

1989-1994 Kodak Canada Incorporated – Toronto (ONT)

Position: National Support Sales Representative

Functions: Bilingual support for technical engineers across Canada;

I am planning to move to Puerto Vallarta in September 2014, to utilize my experience in many fields, for tourism is much more available, and I chose to live by the Ocean. I am very hard working, well-travelled, and honest.

Thank-you for considering me.

Sincerely Veronique Fontagnol



20+ years experience

Life Industries

Please see my resume above for details.

Sep 1988 - Present

Different courses

Life Academy

Please see my resume for details.