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After an extensive search, the Board of Directors of Westerner Park are pleased to announce to its shareholders and the community, their selection of a new Chief Executive Officer and General Manager. Ben Antifaiff will join the organization effective January 1, 2016. Ben Antifaiff is a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA)... Read More »
Effective October 7, 2015, Banff Lake Louise Hotel Motel Association became the Banff & Lake Louise Hospitality Association after the association membership voted unanimously in favour of creating a more cohesive voice that represents both accommodation and food and beverage sector businesses. The Banff Lake Louise Hotel Motel Association was... Read More »
Leslie Bruce President and CEO of Banff Lake Louise Tourism With over a decade in the travel industry, Leslie brings her experience with adventure, student and wellness tourism to her position as President and CEO of Banff Lake Louise Tourism. Due to her planning and strategizing abilities, Leslie has an impressive record... Read More »
This note is to advise of an exciting new change on the Edmonton Tourism team. Michael Sieger, former director of sales and marketing has moved into a new role as director of business development. In this role Michael will be responsible for identifying, evaluating and managing new business opportunities within... Read More »
Albertans who go the extra mile to help travellers at visitor information centres have been recognized with Ammy Awards. Named for Alberta’s official gemstone, ammolite, the Ammy Awards honour visitor information centres and staff that exemplify the hospitality the province is known for through creative and professional approaches to meeting visitors’... Read More »