Committees

TIA Yukon is seeking Industry Professionals and Tourism Industry Stakeholders for the following:

Strategic Marketing Advisory Council (SMAC)
Are You an Experienced Tourism Marketing Professional? TIA Yukon is seeking senior tourism industry professionals with extensive tourism marketing experience to join the Strategic Marketing Advisory Council (SMAC). Appointed by the Tourism Industry Association of the Yukon (TIA Yukon) Board of Directors, this volunteer committee is responsible for making strategic recommendations relating to tourism marketing strategies and tactical plans, product development, research and budgets to the Department of Tourism & Culture on behalf of the Yukon’s tourism industry. Ideal candidates include tourism industry stakeholders at the owner-operator level with demonstrated excellence in tourism marketing, OR senior professionals with several years of demonstrated tourism marketing background and expertise.

 

The Tourism Industry Association of the Yukon (TIA Yukon) is also seeking Industry Professionals and Tourism Industry Stakeholders to join our new committees:

Agri-culinary Tourism Committee
An advisory group to help guide efforts to enhance local food usage in tourism related businesses (restaurants, cafes, etc.) and events, and to create more ongoing collaboration between the tourism and agriculture industries on local food usage (farmers, producers, chefs, restaurant owners, and tourism operators with a focus on local food).

Tourism Recruitment, Retention and Training Committee
An advisory group to help assess the labour needs of the Yukon’s tourism industry and to put forward recommendations to assist the industry.

Tourism Licensing and Regulations Committee
An advisory group to help assess the existing regulations and licensing processes that govern the Yukon’s tourism industry, to identify what is working, what isn’t, and to develop recommendations for how they can be enhanced.

For more details about these committees, including qualifications, please see their respective Terms of Reference:

Strategic Marketing Advisory Council (SMAC)

Agri-culinary Tourism Committee

Tourism Recruitment, Retention and Training Committee

Tourism Licensing and Regulations Committee

To apply to any of these committees, please submit a resume along with a brief letter outlining your qualifications to the TIA Yukon Office Manager at allyn.walton@tiayukon.com, or contact Allyn at 867-668-3331 for more information.

Application deadline: Friday, March 2, 2018