$16 Billion Ontario Tourism Gap Requires a Dedicated Government Strategy: North Bay & District Chamber of Commerce
Lost Revenue From The Province’s Tourism Industry Impacting Job Creation and Growth
North Bay, ON, November 17, 2016: Today, the North Bay & District Chamber of Commerce (NBDCC) in partnership with the Ontario Chamber of Commerce (OCC) has released new data that reveals a significant tourism opportunity gap when compared to international growth rates. According to the organization’s report, Closing the Tourism Gap: Creating a Long-Term Advantage for Ontario, Ontario has foregone nearly $16 billion in visitor spending between 2006 and 2012 by not keeping up with global growth trends. While this year has been a strong year for tourism in Ontario, it is important that this recent growth is translated into long-term, sustainable gains in tourism visitation.
“The tourism industry is an impo … Read More »
Thursday, Nov, 17, 2016 (North Bay, ON) – The Capitol Centre Board of Directors is pleased to announce that Phase II of organizational restructuring is underway beginning with a title change at the Executive Level for long-time employee Dee Adrian from General Manager to Executive Director.
Micheal Roth, President of the Board had this to say, “Dee’s heart and soul has helped build this organization and the job title change more accurately reflects her evolving role and responsibilit … Read More »