Online Revealed Canada

Online Revealed Canada

May 08, 2008 09:39 ET

Canada's Tourism Industry Gathers in Calgary for Annual Online Revealed Internet Marketing Conference

Canada's major Destination Marketing Organizations, Hotel Brands, Tourism Associations, Search Engines, Technology Companies and Tourism Marketing experts will gather for the 3rd annual Online Revealed Conference next week to network and share online marketing best practices.

CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - May 8, 2008) - The Online Revealed Canada Internet Marketing Conference, which will be held May 13/14, at the Hyatt Regency in Calgary Alberta, will be host to the Nation's leading tourism professionals including; Destination Marketing Organizations, Tourism Operators, Hoteliers, Travel Agencies, Attractions, Media and Marketing Agencies, Programmers and Designers, Tourism Suppliers and Search Engines - looking to understand how the Internet has changed tourism marketing, and how to be successful in reaching the millions who are researching and purchasing travel online.

The annual conference provides the industry the opportunity to network, connect and share best practices with other tourism marketing professionals, and the chance to meet the faces behind the search engines, and the technology companies that can assist them in bringing their tourism products to their target audiences.

Co-produced by Yahoo! Canada, and supported by industry leaders such as, Travelzoo, Orbitz, TIG Global, MSN, Booking.com, West Jet, Niagara Falls Tourism, Travel Alberta and more - the 2-day internet marketing event is expected to reach record attendance with interactive keynote presentations, workshops, panel discussions, and networking events.

"More than ever before Canadians are turning to the web for travel information and that's why it's vitally important for tourism and travel industry professionals to maximize their online opportunities," said Kerry Munro, General Manager Yahoo! Canada. "The Online Revealed Conference is the premier forum in Canada for sharing information with industry professionals, and I'm delighted to be delivering the keynote address on behalf of Yahoo! Canada."

Members of the media are invited to attend the event which kicks off with an Opening Reception on Monday night celebrating the best of Alberta, Canada as the host destination.

Conference registration and limited sponsorship opportunities are still available. Contact Sandie Currie, Director of Media Relations and Communications, or contact 902-431-0327, scurrie@onlinerevealed.com.

About Online Revealed Canada

The Online Revealed tourism marketing conference provides Canadian tourism professionals with unique and innovative online marketing education, with an innovative agenda including educational workshops, keynotes, panel discussions and more. Produced by A Couple of Chicks e-Marketing, www.acoupleofchicks.com and Yahoo! Canada, Online Revealed is an annual conference event with a mission to educate the travel industry to be successful on the World Wide Web through collaboration with leading industry professionals.

About Yahoo! Canada

Yahoo! Canada Co. is a leading Internet destination that provides online products and services to meet the needs of Canadians and offers a range of tools and marketing solutions for businesses to connect with Internet users. Yahoo! Canada services Canadians in both English and in French through its sites, www.yahoo.ca and http://francais.yahoo.ca. Yahoo! Canada is headquartered in Toronto, Ontario.

Contact Information

  • Online Revealed Canada
    Sandie Currie
    Director of Media Relations and Communications
    (902) 431-0327
    Email: scurrie@onlinerevealed.com