Island’s best in tourism sought for award night

Tourism Vancouver Island is seeking nominations of stakeholders who have made a significant contribution to the industry.

Tourism Vancouver Island is seeking nominations of tourism stakeholders who have made a significant contribution to the industry.

The finest tourism operators on Vancouver Island will be recognized for their contributions at Tourism Vancouver Island’s 49th annual conference in the fall.

“Each year we are tasked with the difficult decision of choosing from amongst a collection of outstanding nominations,” said Dave Petryk, president and CEO of Tourism Vancouver Island. “The depth of creativity and diversity of ideas and marketing programs continues to inspire and impress upon us.”

There are six award divisions including: innovator of the year; multi-media marketing; power of partners; tourism employee of the year; tourism sustainability; and the MVP award.

For additional information on the awards or to complete an online nomination form, please visit www.tourismvi.ca/awards.

Deadline for nominations is Aug. 6 at 4:30 p.m.