Tourism Partnership of Niagara Latest News
Industry Communication Update
The Tourism Partnership of Niagara (TPN) Announces New Board and Committee Structure
The Board of the Tourism Partnership of Niagara was originally formed in 2010. The concept of a Regional Tourism Organization (RTO) was still being tested and developed. It was a working, hands-on Board with no staff support. As plans and strategies were created, staff was added to lead and execute strategies.
Each of the four (4) sub-regions has been allocated a proportional amount of the Ministry of Tourism, Culture and Sport’s $613,000 matched funding budget. Projects/events will be matched dollar for dollar.
Applicants will need to apply through one or more of four (4) DMOs for their approval and support.Read More
The Ministry has approved The Tourism Partnership of Niagara 2014-15 Strategy and Business Plan.
The entire document can be found on the corporate site under Strategic Plan.
The Tourism Partnership of Niagara – CEO Departure
Niagara Falls – The Tourism Partnership of Niagara announced today that its CEO, Robin Garrett, is leaving the organization, effective immediately.
The CEO’s departure was mutually agreed to by the TPN Board and Ms. Garrett.
Co-Chairs Wayne Thomson and Janice Thomson note that Ms. Garrett’s contribution to The Tourism Partnership of Niagara has been much appreciated, particularly her efforts in establishing a Strategic and Marketing plan that addresses the needs of the tourism destination within Niagara.Read More
In May 2015, Niagara will be hosting Rendez-vous Canada at the ScotiaBank Convention Centre. It's a rare oppportunity to show off Niagara's exceptional tourism products and experiences to the world's travel trade. There will be thousands of face-to-face meetings between international buyers and Canadian sellers with hundreds of millions of dollars coming to Canadian businesses. TPN will be working with the Canadian Tourism Commission (CTC), Niagara Falls Tourism and our other sub-region partners to host an unforgettable event.Read More
TPN CEO Robin Garrett was elected to the Board of Directors of the Tourism Industry Association of Ontario (TIAO) at the Annual General Meeting on January 22nd. TIAO is recognized as the umbrella organization for the leading associations, destination marketing organizations, and regional tourism organizations serving Ontario's diverse tourism industry. TIAO collectively represents 147,000 businesses and 600,000 employees that are dedicated to promoting and operating Ontario's tourism industry.Read More