ANNOUNCING THE 2016 HEADWATERS FOUR-SEASON VISITORS' GUIDE
HEADWATERS LAUNCHES NEW B2B TOURISM INDUSTRY WEBSITE
Headwaters Tourism has recently launched a new business-to-business industry website for tourism industry stakeholders in the region.
site tourism stakeholders will find valuable information to support their tourism business, including news & events, workshops & training opportunities, industry resources available locally, provincially and nationally, and of course information about Headwaters Tourism, our mandate, our programs and opportunities for you to get involved.
As the regional destination marketing organization for the Towns of Caledon, Erin, Mono & Shelburne, and all of Dufferin County, we look forward to working with our municipal partners, as well as tourism operators and community and business organizations, in order to support strong & viable communities throughout Headwaters.
Check out our new Headwaters B2B website
ORANGEVILLE BLUES & JAZZ ARTISTIC DIRECTOR WINNER OF MAPLE BLUES AWARD
The Toronto Blues Society recently announced the recipient of the Blues Booster of the Year Award, a very special Maple Blues Award honouring outstanding contribution to the Canadian blues music industry.
This year the Blues Booster of the Year Award goes to Orangeville, Ontario's Larry Kurtz, the founder and artistic director of the popular Orangeville Blues and Jazz Festival.
TOURISM INDUSTRY NEWS
Share experiences at annual environmental workshop - March 5th
Community-based environmental groups are invited to participate in the fifth Sharing Experiences Workshop, held on March 5 at Puslinch Community Centre in Guelph. This workshop is organized by local conservation authorities and environmental organizations, and features a keynote address by Gord Miller, former Environmental Commissioner of Ontario.
Ontario Trail User Survey
province recently released the 2014 Ontario Trail User Survey, that highlighted the estimated economic benefit of hiking trail use in Ontario in 2014 was $1.365 billion; and that survey respondents highlighted trail usage improved mental health (91%), physical health (90%) and sense of well-being (90%).
The province has also released the Trails Action Plan for the Ontario Trails Strategy. Details available
Waterloo Wellington Dufferin Workforce Planning Board - Employer Survey
This annual survey providers employers the opportunity to communicate their combined workforce needs to stakeholders, colleges, universities, school boards, and employment service providers, who can provide solutions.
Complete the survey by January 31, 2016
Cheltenham Badlands Master Plan meeting - January 25, 2016
A part of the Cheltenham Badlands Master Plan, the Ontario Heritage Trust is seeking public input to help guide conservation at the Badlands.
"Creating and Delivering an Effective Consumer Event Survey" Workshop - February 9, 2016
Ministry of Tourism, Cultural And Sport and Festivals & Events Ontario are working together to develop a workshop and toolkit designed to support the F&E industry in developing and delivering effective onsite consumer surveys. Participants will receive a Full Event Survey ToolKit including samples of all materials used in the workshop. More info-->
PROMOTE YOUR BUSINESS VIA HEADWATERS TOURISM MARKETING OPPORTUNITIES
FREE tourism business, event & news listings
If you operate a tourism related business, we invite you to register your business for free and be part of the region's largest tourism-focused website. With thousands of unique visitors each month on the
, your business will benefit from additional exposure at NO COST, and be linked to the
Central Counties Tourism website
that also gets thousands of unique visitors monthly. This is an opportunity to engage numerous unique visitors each month at NO COST to your business.
What are you waiting for - sign up now!
KEEP US UP-TO-DATE ON EVENTS AND NEWSWORTHY HAPPENINGS
Let us know about your events and newsworthy happenings so that we can help promote all that makes the Headwaters region special.
If you have press releases and photos about newsworthy events and happenings, please send them directly to our attention at firstname.lastname@example.org