Executive leadership change at WestJet

Bob Cummings to move into role of EVP Strategy and Guest Services With the recent announcement by Swoop regarding the hiring of Steven Greenway as President, WestJet is pleased to announce the appointment of Bob Cummings as Executive Vice-President, Strategy and Guest Services. Bob will … Continue reading

Marriott’s commission reduction: Don’t say you weren’t warned!

By Shimon Avish Six months ago, in a prescient article by the GBTA Meetings Committee, the specter of a reduction or elimination of hotel commissions was explored. And as of last month, that possibility is now a reality, thanks to … Continue reading

Destination Halifax rebranded as Discover Halifax

As of May 31st, 2017, the Halifax region’s Destination Marketing Organization (DMO), formally known as Destination Halifax, has changed its name and brand to Discover Halifax, featuring a brand new business strategy and fresh programs. To announce the new strategic direction for … Continue reading