Experience

More than 30 years of experience in tourism.

Speaker on tourism

  • Canada, France, USA, Mexico, Argentina and Brazil

Training in

  • Uruguay – “How to sell your destination and products on the international markets”
  • Québec – “How to work with the Asian markets”
  • Ontario – “How to work with the French market”

Business development

  • Network of French-speaking homestay in Ontario: Niagara Falls, Penetanguishene, North Bay, Sudbury
  • New international representatives to sell services for one business in Canada.

Familiarization tours

  • For many tour operators, travel agents, etc.
  • Organized for Tourisme Québec and Tourism Ontario
  • General Council from Dijon, Lyon, Clermont-Ferrand, Alpes Maritimes, Grenoble

Press Medias tours

  • Organized for Air Liquid France for the opening of their plant in Québec
  • Organized for Centres Francophones de l’Ontario in France
  • Organized for Mosaiculture Gatineau 2018.

I want to thank everyone for their kind, welcoming, and positive attitude throughout the entire trip. I’m beyond thankful for the invitation to be apart of such an amazing trip, I’ve seen Ottawa & The Mosaïculture Exhibit for the first time and it definitely won’t be the last! I hope we all can keep in touch! Angélique W., InBetween.ca
Thankful for the invitation to participate in this amazing trip that allowed me to know Ottawa and Mosaiculture exhibition. I really enjoyed the time there and appreciate this experience. We must keep in touch before I leave. Diego Pantoja, Latinos Magazine

Sales missions and roadshows

  • Québec City Express Bus: 10 suppliers during one week where meetings where taking place on the bus, done for more than three years
  • AAA Mission: visiting the AAA’s offices in New England, Massachusetts, Connecticut, New York, during three years
  • America: Canada, United States, Mexico, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Argentina, Uruguay – Asia: Korea, Japan, China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Thailand, Russia, Turkey, Israel – Australia – Europe: France, United Kingdom, Germany, Belgium, Switzerland, Austria, Czech Republic, to visit clients in their office with or without suppliers

Events

  • Discover Québec in Toronto and Vancouver: 48 suppliers, 210 clients
  • Pass Bureau in Québec City: 55 suppliers, more than 300 clients
  • Gastronomic dinners in Canada and USA: 15 suppliers, more than 60 clients

Special visits

  • American Airlines Board of Directors, Québec City
  • SYTA Association Board of Directors, Québec City
  • OFRT France, Ontario

Public Relations

  • First road sign in Japanese, Québec

Experience with associations

  • Meeting & Planners International – MPI
  • Association of Canadian Travel Agents – ACTA
  • Ontario Motorcoach Association – OMCA
  • Canadian Inbound Tourism Association Asia-Pacific – CITAP
  • Pacific Asia Travel Association – PATA
  • International Motorcoach Group – IMG
  • SKÄL – www.skal.org National Tour Association – NTA
  • American Bus Association – ABA
  • Virtuoso
  • International Gay & Lesbian Travel Association – IGLTA
  • Comité des croisières du Saint-Laurent
  • Receptive Services Association of America – RSA
  • Student Youth Travel Association – SYTA
  • Federation of International Youth Travel Organization – FIYTO

Experience with trade shows

  • National Tour Association Trade Show, USA
  • American Bus Association Trade Show, USA
  • The Travelmart Showcase, Virtuoso, USA
  • NAJ Tour Operators, USA
  • Skäl road shows, USA
  • La Cumbre, USA
  • AAA Travel Show, USA
  • Pennsylvania Bus Association, PBA, USA
  • RSANA, USA
  • Los Angeles Times Travel Show, USA
  • SYTA, USA
  • Cruise Lines International Association, CLIA, USA
  • Educational Travel Show, USA
  • United States Tour Operators Association, USTOA, USA
  • MPI, USA & Canada
  • The Bride Show, Canada
  • Rendez-Vous Canada, Canada
  • CITAP Conference, British Columbia
  • The Zoomer Show, Ontario
  • Toronto, Ultimate’s Travel Show, ON
  • Golf Show, ON
  • The Vacations Travel Show, ON
  • Ontario Motorcoach Association Trade Show, ON
  • Salon Vacances et Loisirs de Montréal, QC
  • Bienvenue Québec, QC
  • It was a very well organized industry meeting and I was very much impressed with all details. Thank you again for taking care of me during the whole meeting and I really learned a lot from meeting both sellers and buyers as well as DMOs. I am looking forward to next time gathering. I will do my homework for RV itinerary and get back to you for questions if any. Simon, Across Travel & Tours

  • Showcase Canada, Taipei, Hong Kong, Korea, Thailand, USA, Australia
  • Kanata, Japan
  • World Travel Market, UK
  • ITB, Germany
  • BIT, Italy
  • Mahana, France
  • Top Résa Deauville, France
  • Braztoa, Brazil
  • ABAV, Brazil
  • FITUR, Colombia