Recent Travel Coverage Garnering Local Buzz

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Working with journalists on articles on Kelowna as a travel destination is an important aspect of the work Tourism Kelowna does to promote Kelowna.

Kelowna has enjoyed some excellent travel coverage recently, and the stories themselves are being shared by proud locals. Stories in San Francisco’s EDGE magazine and San Francisco Examiner, Aspen Times Weekly, and Troy Media have all made local media headlines and have been shared on social media as Kelowna residents chime in about what Kelowna means to them, why they live here, and their own favourite places in town.

A story today on KelownaNow.com shares the background scoop on how travel stories are generated. Continue reading

Ending 2014 Top of Mind with Meeting Planners

SITE 2014 Holiday Social Event - from left to right: Heather Robinson - Mission Hill Family Estate, Pat Gappmayr - Tourism Kelowna, Vlad Haltigin - PDMI, Roni Feldman - Feldman & Associates

SITE 2014 Holiday Social Event – from left to right: Heather Robinson – Mission Hill Family Estate, Pat Gappmayr – Tourism Kelowna, Vlad Haltigin – PDMI, Roni Feldman – Feldman & Associates

The Tourism Kelowna Sales Team attended many holiday events and kept Kelowna top of mind for meeting planners as 2014 came to a close.   Continue reading