The Tourism Industry Association of BC (TIABC), formerly the Council of Tourism Associations (COTA) of BC, is a member based, ‘umbrella’ organization representing the interests of BC’s tourism related businesses.


First Day of the 3rd Annual BC Tourism Leaders' Summit a Success!

Photo Credit: Vincent L. Chan, Invisionation Photography

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Tips & Tricks for Working Effectively With Government

The three government relations panelists at the BC Tourism Leaders' Summit had a few great tips and tricks for working effectively with government. Read on for the highlights...

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TIABC Launches New Website!

TIABC is excited to announce the launch of its new website, www.tiabc.ca! The newly redeveloped site features eye catching visuals, social media integration, and fully updated content. 

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PDMO Communique

On April 11th, 2012, the PDMO Transition Team (formerly known as the PDMO Task Force) met with Minister Pat Bell and Deputy Minister Dana Hayden to continue our discussions and negotiations toward a new Provincial DMO which is outside of government and formula funded. We are pleased to advise that the meeting was productive, and we are confident that we are moving in a very positive direction. We appreciate and honour the trust and support that you have shown us to-date. 

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