Tourism town hall meeting set for Tuesday afternoon
VICTORIA COUNTY — Victoria County Recreation and Tourism Department will host a tourism town hall meeting, Tuesday from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. at MacKenzie Hall, Gaelic College, St. Anns. Special guest is Mary Tulle, CEO, Destination Cape Breton Association (DCBA).
“This is an excellent opportunity to meet Ms. Tulle, the new CEO of Destination Cape Breton Association and talk about the 2010 tourism plans,” said Dave Donovan, municipal tourism chairman for Victoria County.
Donovan points to the importance of working together to attract visitors to Cape Breton Island.
Tourism operators and tourism associations in Victoria County will have the opportunity to share with DCBA their plans for the upcoming 2010 tourism season and look at ways of partnering with online and offline marketing, festivals and events and much more.
Tom C. Wilson, director of recreation and tourism, Municipality of Victoria County, said the main focus of the guest speaker’s presentation will be the association’s plans for 2010 including the upcoming Saltscapes Expo which will be held April 30 to May 2 at Exhibition Park in Halifax. Saltscapes East Coast Expo, now entering its sixth year, is one of the province’s premier shows for tourism promotion, attracting approximately 20,000 visitors.
For more information on the town hall meeting, email email@example.com or contact the Victoria County Recreation & Tourism Dept by calling 295-3664.
Tea and coffee will be available.