Tourism Vancouver is pleased to announce the appointment of Noriko Kitagawa to the position of Sales Associate, Asia in the Leisure Travel sales division. Noriko brings 10 years of hotel experience to this new role, including Fairmont Gold Supervisor at Chateau Lake Louise as well as Sales Coordinator at Fairmont Global Sales and Fairmont Waterfront Vancouver.  Please join us in welcoming Noriko to the Tourism Vancouver family! She can be reached at  


Originally from Japan, Noriko moved to Canada more than 15 years ago, initially landing in Edmonton where she studied tourism hospitality at Alberta College. Prior to joining Tourism Vancouver, Noriko served as Account Manager at Escents Aromatherapy.  Noriko will assist the Sales & Market Development Manager to grow visitor demand to Vancouver from Asia.  Welcome, Noriko!