Ottawa Tourism

Media Releases

March 14, 2019 – Sport Events Congress returns to Ottawa in 2021 for 21st edition! (.pdf)

January 25, 2019 – Tourism Economic Impact Study shines light on breadth of visitor economy’s impact – Study reveals impacts of Ottawa’s millions of annual visitors to region’s overall economy (.pdf)

October 26, 2018 – Ottawa Tourism launches second round of Ottawa’s Own videos – Movement shines light on cool, talented Ottawans (.pdf)

October 18, 2018 – Stars of the City shine at annual celebration of customer service excellence (.pdf)

October 9, 2018 – Ottawa to welcome travel journalists from around the world in August 2019 – Ottawa Tourism prepares to host GoMedia Canada 2019 (.pdf)

August 28, 2018 – Ottawa Tourism launches a Customer Service Training Tool – Training frontline staff and residents as Ottawa ambassadors (.pdf)

August 2, 2018 – Ottawa Tourism returns from successful China mission – Three-city tour builds relationships (.pdf)

June 28, 2018 – Ottawa Welcomes the World returns for a second year – A trip around the world in Canada’s capital (.pdf)

June 27, 2018 – Not Vanilla: Ottawa Tourism spices things up in Toronto – Ice cream promotion melts stereotypes (.pdf)

May 31, 2018 – Ottawa Tourism unveils new board of directors and destination development funding program (.pdf)

May 11, 2018 – Ottawa Tourism and Motion Pay sign agreement as preferred Chinese payment partner (.pdf)

May 9, 2018 – Aurore Lemarinier named Ontario’s Tourism Champion of the Year (.pdf)

May 4, 2018 – Ottawa Tourism Awards honour industry leaders (.pdf)

May 2, 2018 – 2017 a successful tourism year for Ottawa (.pdf)

March 22, 2018 – Ottawa Tourism announces incentive program for Chinese tour operators (.pdf)