Do Locals Value Tourism?

Kelowna’s tourism industry generates $1.25 billion in economic impact annually. As this important economic driver continues to grow it becomes increasingly important that local residents support and understand the value of tourism and in turn, feel that a strong visitor economy is benefitting their quality of life…

Sharing Kelowna Stories at GoMedia 2019

Tourism Kelowna, along with nearly 140 destinations and attractions (including 36 from BC), participated in GoMedia 2019 in Ottawa, Ontario, in mid-August. The annual media marketplace attracts travel writers, editors, producers, and photographers from Destination Canada's 11 key international markets.…

Tourism Kelowna Welcomes Carla Young

Earlier this week, Carla Young joined Tourism Kelowna's team, taking on the Travel Media & Communication role. Carla will co-ordinate our earned media program, working with travel media and journalists to ensure our efforts are strategically connected to our overall destination marketing and communication strategy.…