Posts Tagged ‘TIANS’

Tue 07 Jan 2014 Tom Wilson TIANS Comments Off on TIANS 2013 Tourism Summit Highlights / / / / / / / / / /

TIANS 2013 Tourism Summit Highlights

Billed as Canada’s largest Tourism Conference of the year,  the 2013 Tourism Summit, Getting Back to Business, provided an interesting program for delegates with many highlights. There were opportunities for networking, learning and helping the tourism industry prepare for 2014 season. Below...Read more

Mon 09 Dec 2013 Tom Wilson TripAdvisor Comments Off on Improve your Online Reputation & TripAdvisor Performance / / / / /

Improve your Online Reputation & TripAdvisor Performance

One of the best presentations at the 2013 Nova Scotia Tourism Summit, Nov. 24-26  at World Trade & Convention Centre in Halifax was “Improve your Online Reputation and TripAdvisor Performance by Frederic Gonzalo, Gonzo Marketing.  Mr. Gonzalo provided the conference participants with an...Read more

Wed 12 Jan 2011 Tom Wilson Blog / experiences / google analytics / Google Maps / Maps / New Media / Nova Scotia Tourism / NS Tourism / SEO / Social Media / Technology Tools for Tourism Operators / TIANS / travel blogs / twitter / Video / web analytics / youtube 1 comment / / / / / / / / / / / / / / /

Nova Scotia Social Media Cafe

A beautiful early morning sunrise, and a property with friendly bunny rabbits, provided the perfect setting for NS Tourism Social Media Cafe at White Point Beach Resort.  Twenty three delegates shared their expertise to assist NS Tourism move their social media strategy forward. The top three...Read more

Sat 27 Jun 2009 Tom Wilson Destination Branding / Emerging Tourism Markets / European On-Line Travel / Internet Marketing / New Media / Nova Scotia Tourism / NS Tourism / On-Line Booking / Online Travel / performance based marketing / Search Engine Optimization / SEO / Social Media / Sustainable Tourism / Technology Tools for Tourism Operators / TIANS / Tourism E-Marketing / Tourism Internet Marketing / Tourism Research / Tourism Technology / tracking marketing results / Travel Blog / Video / Web 2.0 / web analytics 1 comment / / / / / / / / / / / /

Tourism Partnership Renewed

Atlantic Canada Tourism Partnership (ACTP) between, ACOA, four provincial governments tourism departments – NS Tourism, Culture & Heritage, NB Tourism & Parks, Tourism PEI, and NL  Tourism, Culture & Recreation, and the four tourism industry associations – TIANS, TIANB,...Read more

Fri 28 Nov 2008 Tom Wilson Internet Marketing / New Media / Social Media / Tourism E-Marketing / Tourism Internet Marketing / Tourism Research Comments Off on Shaping the Future – TIANS Tourism Summit 2008, Halifax, NS / / / / / / /

Shaping the Future – TIANS Tourism Summit 2008, Halifax, NS

The 31st Annual Tourism Industry of Nova Scotia conference is just a few days away. There are many announcements expected at this event. They include the tourism season to date – May-October, the 2009 Tourism Plan and 2009 Tourism Partnerships and Programs booklet.  Wouldn’t it be...Read more

Fri 09 May 2008 Tom Wilson Uncategorized Comments Off on Gaining the Competitive Edge in a Global Market / / / / / / /

Gaining the Competitive Edge in a Global Market

Presenters Anne Freiss and Eric Mullen provided excellent research on attracting International Travellers to your business and tourism region at “Gaining the Competitive Edge in a Global Market” workshop at the Gaelic College, St. Ann’s on May 8. The workshop was sponsored by...Read more

Sun 04 May 2008 Tom Wilson Uncategorized Comments Off on Todd Lucier – Tourism Keys & 2nd Annual Nova Scotia Masterclass Series / / / / / / / / / / /

Todd Lucier – Tourism Keys & 2nd Annual Nova Scotia Masterclass Series

Recently, I had the opportunity to interview Todd Lucier of Tourism Keys, one Canada’s top Tourism Internet Marketing professionals. Todd was in Nova Scotia to deliver two workshops ” The Keys to Tourism Internet Marketing” with his daughter Natalie, a multi-media specialist....Read more

Sat 19 Apr 2008 Tom Wilson Uncategorized Comments Off on Ingonish Communication Day – A Success / / / / / / / / / / / / /

Ingonish Communication Day – A Success

On April 15th, the Ingonish Tourism Steering Committee, hosted its second annual communication day for the community at Smokey Recreational Center, Ingonish Beach, outlining its achievements the past year and plans for 2008-2009.  Over 30 people attended the day long event which was faciltiated by...Read more

Sat 05 Apr 2008 Tom Wilson A Couple of Chicks / New Media / Social Media / Tourism E-Marketing / Tourism Internet Marketing / Tourism Technology / Uncategorized / Web 2.0 2 comments / / / / / / / / / /

A New Look and One Year Old

   It was time for a new look. I always change my websites’ homepage once a year and the blog was due. The picture on my blog was taken at Little River Harbour, home to the North Shore Fishermen & Fishers.  A favorite spot of mine where you can get away, take great pictures, get...Read more

Sat 29 Mar 2008 Tom Wilson Uncategorized Comments Off on Todd Lucier, Tourism Clicks, is Coming to Nova Scotia / / / / / /

Todd Lucier, Tourism Clicks, is Coming to Nova Scotia

One of Canada’s top e-marketing experts, Todd Lucier, is coming to Nova Scotia to present at this year’s Nova Scotia Masterclass Series in April, hosted by Nova Scotia Tourism Human Resource Council and TIANS. Todd has been on the cutting edge of Internet marketing since 1993 and 2000...Read more