Summer Hotel Occupancy Numbers Rebound

Hotel occupancy numbers show that Kelowna experienced a strong summer season this year. June, July, and August had an average occupancy of 85.3%, which is 5.7 pp (percentage points) over the same period last year, with August surpassing the 90% occupancy mark…

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…

What is Your Role in Destination Development?

It's not unusual to hear the term destination development  these days. You've likely come across it in our Industry News Centre posts or heard it mentioned at our Plug-In Sessions; however, if you google destination development, the amount of information is staggering and the stories varied in scope. …