About Travel Columbia Valley
Travel Columbia Valley is here to share the experiences that make this corner of the world so incredible. As a partnership between Tourism Radium, Invermere-Panorama, and Area F, Travel Columbia Valley acts as a regional destination marketing organization for the communities of Radium Hot Springs, Invermere, Panorama, Fairmont Hot Springs, and area.
The Columbia Valley Tourism Marketing Society and Travel Columbia Valley are the same entity; with the Columbia Valley Tourism Marketing Society as the legal operating name and Travel Columbia Valley as the consumer name. The Columbia Valley Tourism Marketing Society is guided by a volunteer board of directors representing the accommodation sectors, activity operators, and businesses throughout the Columbia Valley.
The Travel Columbia Valley team works to promote tourism and visitation to the Columbia Valley by pursuing traditional, digital, and social media forms to connect with future visitors.
Travel Columbia Valley Vision
To inspire visitors to stay longer and explore more of the Columbia Valley, year after year.
Tourism is a key economic driver in the Columbia Valley. Through the Columbia Valley Tourism Marketing Society, we will market the Columbia Valley as a premier choice for year round experiences by using innovative and collaborative marketing initiatives, thereby increasing the economic benefits that flow through the communities from tourism.
For more information about Travel Columbia Valley, please contact us.
Columbia Valley Tourism Marketing Society Board of Directors
The current Board of Directors is as follows:
- Erin Palashniuk, President, The Gateway Motel
- Larry Gale, Fairmont Hot Springs Resort
- Lorraine Blancher, Toby Creek Adventures
- Becky Green, Fairmont Creek Vacation Rentals
- Ken Csokonay, High Country Property Rentals
- Lara McCormack, From Scratch: A Mountain Kitchen
Destination Marketing Organization Representatives
- Jessica Fairhart, Tourism Radium
- Ken Wilder, Invermere-Panorama
Working with the Columbia Valley Tourism Marketing Society
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