New Master Franchise Deal Signed

New Master Franchise Deal Signed UNIGLOBE Travel (International) is pleased to announce the renewed commitment from UNIGLOBE Travel (Western Canada) as the region signs a 5-year Master Franchise Agreement with UNIGLOBE Travel (International) LP. Already a well-established region of UNIGLOBE, with more than 25 years as a... more ›
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Three New Appointments At ACV

Three New Appointments At ACV Air Canada Vacations has appointed Aaron Crawford, Juan Contreras Aragon and Crystal Cornthwaite as its new area sales managers, effective immediately. Contreras Aragon will cover the regions from Toronto East to Kingston. He most recently worked with Air Canada Rouge as a flight attendant... more ›
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Gain Joins Air Canada Vacations

Takes On Role As Senior Director of Sales, Groups and Partnerships

Gain Joins Air Canada Vacations Air Canada Vacations has named Dana Gain as its new Senior Director Sales, Groups and Partnerships. The appointment took effective on April 23, 2018. In her new role, Gain will be responsible for the development of the national sales strategy, as well as supporting and growing all the B2B... more ›
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A Reminder From TICO

A Reminder From TICO TICO is reminding all registrants that it will be holding an election for one position on its Board of Directors. The position is open to a retail, wholesale or marketing group registrant for a three-year term. All registrants have been sent a nominations package. Nominations must be... more ›
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Australis Expands In Canada

Fernando Florian Handling Western Canada And Quebec

Australis Expands In Canada Expedition cruise specialist Australis North America has welcomed Fernando Florian to the team in the new role of sales representative for Western Canada and Quebec. Florian’s career has spanned 15 years in hospitality and world-wide tourism sales and marketing in Canada as well as in the... more ›
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Contiki Picks Gostelow

Contiki Picks Gostelow Contiki has named Kelsey Gostelow as its new sales manager for British Columbia and the Yukon regions. The appointment is effective immediately. Gostelow comes from ToursByLocals as a travel agent account manager and Expedia CruiseShip Centers. She has extensive knowledge on the travel... more ›
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Visit Florida Makes Its Pick

Visit Florida Makes Its Pick Visit Florida has announced the appointment of Frank Belzer, Susan Jacobs and Scott Shalley to the Visit Florida Board of Directors. The three new appointments were confirmed as members of the Visit Florida board during the recent Enterprise Florida Board of Directors meeting held in West Palm... more ›
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Say It ‘Ain’t So,’ Antje

Say It ‘Ain’t So,’ Antje Antje Splettstoesser, director of the German National Tourist Office (GNTO) here in Canada has announced that she is leaving the post she's held for the past four years on April 10, 2018. Splettstoesser is certainly leaving on a high note as 2017 saw Canadian numbers grow by 8%, while in... more ›
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Joining Forces

Resort To The Best, Canlink Travel Getting Together

Joining Forces Resort To The Best and Canlink Travel have announced an agreement that will see the two companies join forces. The combined companies, operating as Canlink Travel, will bring together marketing initiatives and synergies that have been built throughout each of their many years serving their... more ›
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SVGTA Selects VoX

SVGTA Selects VoX St. Vincent and The Grenadines Tourism Authority (SVGTA) has selected VoX International as its public relations and communications representative in Canada. VoX will manage media relations and day-to-day operations for the Canadian market. The destination is poised to welcome more... more ›
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