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Travel Alberta recognized as one of Alberta's Top 65 Employers

Travel Alberta has been recognized for providing an exceptional place to work by being selected as one of the Top 65 Employers in Alberta.

“We are delighted that Travel Alberta received this recognition,” said Bruce Okabe, Travel Alberta’s Chief Executive Officer. “Exceptional things happen when a sound strategy is executed by great people. Our Team Members are passionate about what they do and look forward to helping grow the tourism industry in Alberta.”

Travel Alberta has an outstanding team of committed and motivated Team Members who bring skill, experience, energy and knowledge to the work that they do. Based across Alberta and with offices in key overseas markets, Travel Alberta Team Members are committed to growing tourism revenues for the province. The company-wide culture that guides Travel Alberta is built on the principles of trust, respect, collaboration and integrity.

In its 10th year, Alberta's Top Employers is an annual competition recognizing Alberta employers who lead their industries in offering exceptional places to work. Employers are evaluated using eight criteria: (1) Physical Workplace; (2) Work Atmosphere & Social; (3) Health, Financial & Family Benefits; (4) Vacation & Time Off; (5) Employee Communications; (6) Performance Management; (7) Training & Skills Development; and (8) Community Involvement. Employers are compared to other organizations in their field to determine which offers the most progressive and forward-thinking programs.

This year's winners were announced in special features published by the Calgary Herald and Edmonton Journal on February 5, 2014. Travel Alberta congratulates our tourism partners who were also named in this list: Calgary Exhibition and StampedeThe Calgary Airport Authority and WestJet.

This recognition marks the third top employer award for Travel Alberta since becoming a Crown corporation in 2009. In November 2013, Travel Alberta was named among the Best 50 Small and Medium Employers in Canada and one of Canada’s 10 Most Admired Corporate Cultures

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