Jazz Crooner and entrepreneur Colin Hunter is a man who is simultaneously making his mark in the world in both of his chosen business careers in Hospitality /Tourism and the Entertainment Industry.
He is the Founder, Chairman of the Board,
of Sunwing Travel Group, now the largest leisure travel company in North America. The Sunwing travel group encompasses Sunwing Airlines, Sunwing Vacations, Signature Vacations, and Vacations Express.
Passionate about the Travel Industry, Colin Hunter has over forty years of experience and expertise which has earned him and his son Sunwings CEO Stephen Hunter Entrepreneurs of the Year in 2007 and 2009.
Equally passionate about his music, specifically, influential 50’s Jazz and pop standards recorded by crooners such as Frank Sinatra, Nat King Cole, Dean
Martin, and Tony Bennett, Hunter has
honed his musical craft over the years to
emerge as Canada’s # 1 Jazz Crooner.
Known for his smooth voice, rhythmic
inflections, and popular song choices, Colin Hunter
has made his presence known all over Canada, the US, Mexico, Dominican Republic, and even Dubai.
He has just returned from playing in Beverly Hills and Hollywood with Eloise Laws and continues to croon his way into brand new hearts every year.
In 2005, as he launched Sunwing
Airlines, he commemorated the occasion by
recording his first Big Band CD, entitled
“COME FLY WITH ME.”
Since then, Colin Hunter has recorded more than 12 CD’s of the classics from the Great American Songbook. Several of the CD’s were recorded with Big Band Leaders Anthony Terpstra in
Ontario and Roland Martel in Quebec City, and several with the Joe Sealy Quartet in Toronto.
Hunter’s music is featured as part of the inflight entertainment on Sunwing Airlines. His passengers are delighted to hear his voice as they fly and
tune in as he croons them to their destination.