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2019 Canadian Tourism Awards Winners

Thirteen organizations and individuals were honoured tonight by the Tourism Industry Association of Canada (TIAC) as recipients of the 2019 Canadian Tourism Awards, presented by The Toronto Star & WestJet, and hosted by Ottawa Tourism.
The awards were presented earlier this evening in a ceremony at The Westin Ottawa in Ottawa, Ontario.
"The Canadian Tourism Awards highlights the creativity, diversity and originality found in tourism, tonight we applaud the organizations and individuals whose hard work will inspire new generations to seek a career in tourism and join the businesses large and small that power local economies across Canada," said TIAC President and CEO, Charlotte Bell.

The Canadian Tourism Awards are presented annually by TIAC to recognize success, leadership and innovation in Canada's tourism industry, and to reward those people, places, organizations and events that have gone above and beyond to showcase Canada’s very best and offer travellers superior tourism experiences in Canada.
2019 Canadian Tourism Awards Winners
Airport Excellence Award
Greater Toronto Airports Authority
Toronto, ON
Pursuit Attraction & Adventure Award
Big White Ski Resort
Kelowna, BC
Air Canada Business of the Year Award
Harbour Air Seaplanes
Victoria, BC
VIA Rail Community Leadership Award
Wooden Boat Museum of Newfoundland and Labrador
Winterton, NL
Restaurants Canada & Diversey Culinary Tourism Award
The PEI Fall Flavours Festival
Charlottetown, PE
Event of the Year Award
Tamarack Ottawa Race Weekend
Ottawa, ON
ITAC Indigenous Tourism Award
Wanuskewin Heritage Park
Saskatoon, SK
Accor Hotels Marketing Campaign of the Year Award
“Place of Stories” | Newfoundland and Labrador Tourism
St. John’s, NL
Air Transat Responsible Tourism Award
Oak Hammock Marsh Interpretive Centre
Stonewall, MB
Hilton Small Business of the Year Award
Winnipeg Trolley Company
Winnipeg, MB
Tourism HR Canada Employee of the
Year Award
Tony D’Ariano | Residence Inn by Marriott London Downtown
London, ON
Tourism Innovation Award
World-class Experience EXCELLerator Program
Windsor, NS
Tourism Toronto Canadian Tourism Lifetime Achievement Award
Bob Sparrow, Sparrow Hotels
Winnipeg, MB
For any questions, please contact:

Leanne Czerwinski
Brand Manager, TIAC
(613) 698-6455
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