Event: 2017 BC China Roadshow
Where/When: Nanjing /March 6, Hangzhou /March 8, Shenzhen /March 10
Tourism Vancouver’s Allen Liu, Sales & Market Development Manager joined Destination British Columbia and Vancouver Airport Authority for a BC seminar roadshow, in support of the three new air routes to Vancouver with China Eastern Airlines, Beijing Capital Airlines and Hong Kong Airlines. The team BC conducted sales calls with key tour operators in those three cities. The focus for the training seminars is destination awareness and unique products as well Vancouver Specialist acquisition.
Event: 2017 Mexico Sales Mission
Where/When: Mexico City, Guadalajara, Monterrey, March 13 - 17, 2017
Tourism Vancouver's Sebastien Dubois, Michael Drake and Saschie MacLean lead a Sales Mission of Tourism Vancouver members to Mexico. In addition to sales calls with key operations, the mission included three large events where 13 members had opportunities to share their product with over 300 Travel Agents, Meeting Planners and Tour Operators.