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Industry Canada

August 06, 2009 15:24 ET

Anne Arsenault Appointed to the Board of Directors of the Canadian Tourism Commission

OTTAWA, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug. 6, 2009) - The Honourable Tony Clement, Minister of Industry and Minister responsible for the Canadian Tourism Commission (CTC), today announced the appointment of Ms. Anne Arsenault as Private Sector Director of the Board of Directors of the CTC.

"I am pleased to welcome Ms. Arsenault to the CTC, and I am confident that her knowledge and experience in not-for-profit and community development will help guide the CTC's board over the next few years," said Minister Clement.

Ms. Arsenault is General Manager and CEO of Tignish Initiatives Corporation, a not-for-profit community development corporation that develops beautification and property-enhancement projects in the Tignish area as well as strategies and studies. She has also been the owner-operator of Driftwood Country Cottages since 1999.

Prior to this, Ms. Arsenault worked as a Nuclear Medicine Technologist with Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Prince Edward Island and in Clinical Coordination at St. Mary's General Hospital in Ontario.

The CTC is a national marketing organization. Its vision is to inspire the world to explore Canada. With its partners in the tourism industry and all levels of government, it advertises and markets Canada in 12 countries around the world, conducts industry research and studies and promotes product and industry development. For further information on the CTC, visit its website.

Contact Information

  • Office of the Honourable Tony Clement
    Minister of Industry
    Laryssa Waler, A/Press Secretary
    613-995-9001
    or
    Industry Canada
    Media Relations
    613-943-2502