Walter Oster honoured with the Canadian Tourism Lifetime Achievement Award

The Metro Toronto Convention Centre (MTCC) congratulates Walter Oster, former Chairman of our Board of Directors, on being honoured with the Canadian Tourism Lifetime Achievement Award by the Tourism Industry Association of Canada (TIAC) in Ottawa, Ontario. This prestigious award recognizes industry pioneers who … Continue reading

Sheraton Cavalier Saskatoon Hotel named Tourism Employer of the Year

Sheraton Cavalier Saskatoon Hotel was the recipient of the InnVest REIT Tourism Employer of the Year Award from the Tourism Industry Association of Canada (TIAC). The award was presented at the 2015 Canadian Tourism Awards held last week at The … Continue reading

New travel report reveals U.S. spending in Canada by state and other international spending patterns

2015 Summer Travel Snapshot from TIAC and Visa Canada shows U.S. visitors from California, New York, Washington are top spenders in Canada with visitors from China ranking second Canada’s tourism industry experienced a healthy summer with international Visa cardholders spending … Continue reading

Tourism Richmond’s 365 Days of Dining campaign earns Canadian Tourism Award

Award-winning campaign showcased Richmond BC’s distinctive culinary appeal It’s a hat trick of awards for Tourism Richmond’s groundbreaking campaign. At this week’s Tourism Industry Association of Canada’s (TIAC) annual Canadian Tourism Awards, presented by the Toronto Star and Visa … Continue reading

CTC and TIAC crack the code for pharma event planners in Canada

It’s just what the doctor ordered. The Canadian Tourism Commission (CTC) has partnered with the Tourism Industry Association of Canada (TIAC) and Rx&D to produce a practical reference guide for planners of medical conferences and educational events in Canada. Continue reading

Ottawa Convention Centre is New Business of the Year

The Ottawa Convention Centre (OCC), Canada’s newest and most sophisticated meeting place, was presented with the New Business of the Year Award last evening at a gala event hosted by the Tourism Industry Association of Canada (TIAC) at the Fairmont Château Laurier. “We are very pleased to recognize all Canadian Tourism Award winners as organizations and individuals who help make Canada a world-class destination,” said TIAC president and CEO, David Goldstein. … Continue reading

National Travel & Tourism Coalition Calls on Government to Enhance Competitiveness

Canada will continue to lose its attractiveness as a tourist destination unless governments take immediate action to ease tax, regulatory and other burdens on the $71.5 billion industry, according to a new study by the National Travel and Tourism Coalition (NTTC). Continue reading