The Rhode Island Hospitality Association today announced that Norman LeBlanc will be awarded the Man of the Year award on November 30th at their annual Stars of the Industry event.  The event will be held at Twin River.


“All of us at KLR congratulate Norman on this prestigious award, said Alan Litwin, Managing Director.  “Norman’s demonstrated leadership and contributions to the RI Hospitality Association and the Hospitality Industry make him a perfect fit for this honor.”


Norman LeBlanc has over 20 years of experience in public accounting. Norman has extensive knowledge in restaurants, hotels and many hospitality related industries. His expertise includes restaurant accounting and menu pricing analysis. He serves as the RI Hospitality Association Board of Directors’ Advisor. KLR currently serves over 70 hospitality clients in Rhode Island.


About the Awards & RI Hospitality Association:

Award recipients were nominated by their bosses, co-workers and even customers in more than 20 categories, with two to three nominations per category. The public and elected officials of the board voted for the winners. Click Full List of Award Winners for additional information.


RIHA represents over 600 foodservice, hotels, vendors and hospitality members in the state of Rhode Island and has been the voice of the hospitality and foodservice industries in the state since 1963.


KLR is a New England Regional Public Accounting Firm that is ranked among the Top 100 firms in the United States.  From its five office locations in Boston, Providence, Newport, Waltham & Shanghai, the 200+ person firm provides assurance, tax, and business advisory services to private and publicly-held companies throughout the United States and abroad.  KLR is a member of Leading Edge Alliance Global, the 2nd largest international professional association of independently-owned accounting, financial, and business advisory firms.