SOURCE: Tourism Tofino

Tourism Tofino

August 22, 2017 13:00 ET

Tourism Tofino Appoints New Executive Director

Tourism Industry Veteran Nancy Cameron Chosen to Lead Award-Winning Destination Marketing Organization

TOFINO, BC--(Marketwired - August 22, 2017) - Destination Marketing and Management Organization Tourism Tofino today announced the appointment of Nancy Cameron as Executive Director effective October 2. Cameron joins Tourism Tofino after more than two decades serving the tourism industry in Ontario and British Columbia, most recently as President and CEO of Tourism Kelowna.

"We are very excited to welcome Nancy to our team of tourism marketing and destination management experts," said Tourism Tofino's Board Chair, J.J. Belanger. "She brings a wealth of relevant experience and knowledge to Tourism Tofino and will be a valued asset as we continue to evolve our award-winning model for attracting visitors and serving stakeholders."

About Nancy Cameron
A skilled, results-oriented executive, Nancy Cameron has more than twenty years' experience in corporate and not-for-profit sectors within the tourism and recreation industries. Known for her collaborative approach to program development and team building, and for her passion for promoting a culture of innovation and excellence, Ms. Cameron managed all facets of Tourism Kelowna from 2008 until relocating to Vancouver Island in August. She is an active member of the British Columbia Destination Marketing Association Board of Directors, and holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Waterloo.

About Tofino
Tofino is located on the west coast of Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada, in the traditional territory of the Tla-o-qui-aht First Nations, and within the Clayoquot Sound UNESCO Biosphere Reserve. Tofino typifies the majesty of the Pacific Northwest, accentuated by a tapestry of vibrant communities enjoying the Pacific ocean and old growth forest at their doorstep. With a resident population of just under 2,000, Tofino is home to a thriving local food scene producing innovative, boat-to-table cuisine. The area also inspires many renowned artists, artisans and makers who capture its magic in their works. Tofino's mild year-round coastal climate summons outdoor enthusiasts and curious travellers from all corners of the Earth.

About Tourism Tofino www.tourismtofino.com
Tourism Tofino is a destination marketing organization (DMO) promoting Tofino's extensive attributes, local events and hospitality industry businesses. Tourism Tofino also partners with other tourism organizations to create awareness of regional tourism initiatives for visitors worldwide.
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Contact Information

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    Lynda Kaye
    Kaye Public Relations for Tourism Tofino
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