Tuesday, January 5, 2016

Tourism Destination Development: Getting your Tourism Business on the Map!

Want to get in the business of tourism? Do you have a Destination Development Strategy for your community/region? Why would you need a Destination Development Strategy?

A Tourism Destination Development Strategy provides a solid foundation for developing your community or region into a world class, multi-season tourism destination. Your unique culture, history and location will be used to develop innovative products and to identify new niche markets, enhancing cultural, recreational, and adventure tourism in the region.

High impact branding and marketing solutions celebrating the human experience will be identified to maximize exposure for the region and create international awareness. The goal of the Tourism Destination Development Strategy will be to ensure the tourism sector continues to play a key role in your community / region’s economic development by providing employment, entrepreneurship opportunities and income.                                                                                                                                                                        

Canadian Ecotourism Service's expertise lies in cultural, recreational, and Aboriginal tourism development. We have established an ability to work closely with urban and rural communities across Canada and abroad to create unique experiences that help to preserve local cultures and the environment while providing economic benefits and employment opportunities. 

With an immense experience of 18+ years in the tourism industry we have provided unparalleled levels of service to our clients through our innovative products and services. We employ a grassroots approach for community based tourism development with a focus on sustainable socioeconomic solutions.  With a combined experience of over 50 years working in the tourism industry, each member of our team is responsible for understanding every element of every project and applying their skill and passion for making each project important and unique. We do the technical work while focusing on what matters most; people, pride and prosperity.

The Tourism Destination Development Strategy will encompass a multi-year comprehensive plan that identifies short, medium, and long-term goals and objectives related to effective management, guiding principles and recommendations that enable your community / region to grow the local tourism industry. The Plan will set direction for tourism stakeholders, which may include businesses, local government, tourism organizations, cultural organizations, and other identified partners to encourage partnership development, innovative product development, and an increase in overall tourism visitations and spending.

The following are some of the ways our destination development services can assist you:
  • Prioritize existing tourism ventures, best prospective markets, projected tourism trends & partnerships;
  • Create sustainable long term vision for tourism development;
  • Hear local voices through our Stakeholder Consultation Strategy and Facilitation;
  • Ensure we get you ‘on the map’ on time and on budget
For more information on Destination Development Strategies and what they could mean in your community contact info@cesclients.com