Shaping the future of Aboriginal Tourism
 

ITBC Employment Opportunity - Director of Marketing and Sales

We’re hiring a Director of Marketing and Sales to join our team at head office in West Vancouver!

Indigenous Tourism Specialist hired for northern BC

Indigenous Tourism British Columbia (ITBC) and Northern British Columbia Tourism Association (NBCTA) are delighted to announce the hiring of a Regional Indigenous Tourism Specialist dedicated to northern British Columbia. After an extensive search Lucy Martin was hired for the new role which is a partnership between the two tourism organizations.

Aboriginal Tourism BC Announces Name Change to “Indigenous Tourism BC”

New name results from engagement sessions and input from various Elders, Leaders and community Stakeholders

Indigenous BC Tourism Engagement 2018

Join Aboriginal Tourism BC in a conversation on the Value of Tourism and be part of the growing excitement

Aboriginal Tourism BC receives funding to enhance the profile of Indigenous tourism across BC

On January 22, 2018, the Honourable Bardish Chagger, Minister of Small Business and Tourism, announced a $2,250,000 investment from the Government of Canada to support Aboriginal Tourism BC’s ‘Pulling Together’ strategy over the next three years.

Indigenous communities in British Columbia to benefit from investment in cultural tourism

Funding supports Vancouver-based non-profit to enhance profile of Indigenous tourism across B.C.

Destination Development

The Destination Development program brings together local, regional, and provincial governments, economic development, First Nations, industry organizations, tourism businesses, communities and other stakeholders for an iterative planning process to identify and discuss opportunities and impediments to development and tourism growth.

Remarkable Experiences Program

The Remarkable Experiences Program offers a hands-on, collaborative workshop facilitated by leading industry mentors. With coaching plus access to traveller research, the opportunity to connect with other local operators and the tools to elevate your product and your online presence, you will have everything that you need to make your tourism experience stand out to potential customers.

Aboriginal Tourism BC Announces New CEO

New CEO ready to transform and bring the organization to the next level

Celebrate National Aboriginal Day in the Victoria Inner Harbour

This year’s Aboriginal Cultural Festival – taking place from Friday, June 16 to Sunday, June 18 in Victoria, BC – will feature colorful main stage performances, celebrating the diverse Nations on Vancouver Island and British Columbia. Three-time world champion hoop dancer Alex Wells – who hails from the Lil’wat Nation – will return to headline the festival, performing daily as a guest of the Songhees and Esquimalt Nations. New for 2017, the Maori He Waka Kotuia from New Zealand will add to the excitement.