In the weeks following the announcement of Budget 2021, HAC held consultations with its brand leaders and hotel owners to determine the next phase of advocacy work. Consensus was reached on two priorities:
- An Expedited Restart: HAC will encourage the Government to expedite an international reopen plan and reframe the travel narrative.
- Continued Survival Funding: HAC is actively analyzing the industry’s recovery and will be pushing Government on the need for continued sector-specific support programs for struggling industry segments.
We will share more details on these two pillars of work in the coming weeks.
In the meantime, HAC continues to voice these concerns with Government. Most notably, this week:
Finally, next week the industry will celebrate Tourism Week and HAC will be showcasing hoteliers from across the country on social media. If you are interested in being featured, please connect with HAC’s Manager of Communications, Elizabeth Smith, for details.
Wishing you a wonderful long weekend,