Corporation for Travel Promotion budget hits $500 million

The 43rd annual Pow Wow US travel trade show has just completed in San Francisco, with the declaration that the Corporation for Travel Promotion now has half a billion dollars in funding available to market the USA to the rest of the world. Stephen Cloobeck, chairman of the new Corporation for Travel Promotion, also chairman and chief executive of Diamond …

Connect-Worldwide Acquires the Destination Marketing Division from Vision|Co

Toronto, ON (March 8, 2011) – Connect-Worldwide has acquired the destination marketing division from Vision|Co, which will become Connect-Worldwide Canada effective March 8, 2011. Charmaine Singh, who led the division at Vision|Co for more than three years and has 20 years experience in the hospitality and tourism industry, will continue to lead the Canadian team and will take a substantial …