TIAO is seeking proposals from agencies with experience in marketing and communications—specifically social media strategy and community building expertise—for the Careers in Tourism Awareness campaign. This campaign’s objective is to create an industry-wide effort to promote tourism careers, and to elevate the public’s knowledge of tourism as an economic driver and job creator. While improving the perception… Read more »
Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport 9th Floor, Hearst Block 900 Bay Street, Toronto ON M7A 2E1 Ministry of Transportation Ferguson Block, 3rd Floor 77 Wellesley St. West, Toronto ON M7A 1Z8 December 5, 2017 Yesterday, we announced that our government is investing in commuter cycling infrastructure and making it easier for more people to… Read more »
Ontario is ready to train managers, supervisors, front of the house and back of the house employees in the hospitality and tourism sector to identify and intervene in instances of sexual violence and harassment among employees and patrons. Starting November 30, 2017, the “It’s Your Shift” Sexual Violence & Intervention Training program will be available… Read more »
Dear TIAO Members, Today, Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport issued the following release: Dear tourism partner: As you know, in response to the requests from the municipal sector, the 2017 Budget granted municipalities the authority to implement a tax on transient accommodations, should they choose to do so I am writing to let you… Read more »
CSTA The events being hosted and open for bids are: 2019, 2020 Canadian National Taekwondo Championships 2018, 2019, 2020 Canada Open The bidding timeline is: Nov. 30, 2017: The deadline to submit bids to email@example.com Dec. 10, 2017: A short list will be released Jan. 20, 2018: official announcement For the latest list of event bidding opportunities… Read more »
FEO Do you have a great festival/event video you would like to be part of FEO’s promotional video? We’re looking for 5, 10, 15 second maximum 30 second clips… Email your video to Dave MacNeil at Festivals & Events Ontario at firstname.lastname@example.org. Submission deadline: December 15, 2017 Read more.
BNN BNN speaks with Tony Elenis, president and CEO of the Ontario Restaurant Hotel and Motel Association, about the latest fall economic statement from the government of Ontario. Click here to view
The Globe and Mail By August of this year, more than 478,000 Chinese overnight arrivals had already come to Canada, up 11.5 per cent over the previous year, according to numbers released by Destination Canada. Roughly 186,000 Chinese students are now in Canada, according to recent statistics provided by the consulate in Toronto. Read… Read more »
OTTAWA, Nov. 16, 2017 /CNW/ – From maple syrup to Malpeque oysters, Canada’s culinary experiences are diverse and distinctive. And more and more, high-quality and diverse food options are as essential for visitors coming to Canada as our breathtaking natural beauty and diverse range of activities are. Today, the Honourable Bardish Chagger, Leader of the… Read more »
Ministry of Transportation Ontario is looking for new year-round highway maintenance service providers for the Peel, Halton, Toronto and York areas to begin operating on Aug. 1, 2019. Read more.