Tourism Calgary Flood Media Coverage

 

Tourism Calgary: Flood-Related Media Coverage

Tourism Calgary puts up an open sign » Media in Canada
The tourism board is drawing consumers back to the city after the flooding with a new multi-platform campaign that relies heavily on radio and digital buys.
mediaincanada.com/.../tourism-calgary-puts-up-an-open-sign/

Tourism Calgary puts up an open sign » strategy
The tourism board is drawing consumers back to the city after the flooding with a new multi-platform campaign that features the city's mayor.
strategyonline.ca/.../tourism-calgary-puts-up-an-open-sign/?...

Tourism Calgary launches campaign to say "our doors are open ...
Cindy Ady, CEO for Tourism Calgary tells 630CHED News, if you planned on going to Calgary before the flood or want to go now, they are waiting for you.
www.630ched.com/news/edmonton/story.aspx?ID=1999841

Tourism Calgary launches campaign to say "our doors are open"
iNews880.com
Cindy Ady, CEO for Tourism Calgary tells iNews880, if you planned on going to Calgary before the flood or want to go now, they are waiting for you. She says most festivals are going forward and local attractions are mostly running, with tourism is ...
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Video: In wake of flooding, Tourism Calgary releases 'we're open' ad ...
Tourism Calgary released an ad in which Mayor Nenshi and business owners invite viewers visit the city.
www.theglobeandmail.com/news/news.../article13041508/

Calgary reaches out to skittish tourists
Vancouver Sun
Tourism Calgary launched a regional and national marketing campaign Thursday, letting travellers know that Calgary's attractions, restaurants, hotels and festivals are ready to host the world this summer despite the recent devastating floods. The ...
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Calgary's Doors Are Open; Video Welcomes Tourists After Flood
Huffington Post Canada
Yes, Calgary's doors are open,” said Tourism Calgary CEO, Cindy Ady. Summer tourism in Calgary contributes $1.4 billion in spending to local businesses and employs one in 10 working Calgarians, according to Tourism Calgary. Also on HuffPost: Contribute ...
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Calgary lifts state of emergency, says doors are open to tourists
Sun News Network
Working with Travel Alberta and the Calgary Hotel Association, Tourism Calgary unveiled the campaign that will be seen and heard across Canada through radio, newspapers, Internet and other mediums. “Our community was pushed down, and we are ...
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Calgary Stampede back in the saddle as state of emergency lifted 

Toronto Star - ‎Jul 4, 2013‎

A lot of people have lost wages over the time we've been closed, and many of those folks depend on the tourism industry to do well, and of course they make their bread and butter during Stampede,” he said. “Whether you're working in a restaurant or in a ...

 

Calgary Stampede kicks off with parade highlighting 'emotional rallying point' 

Yahoo! News Canada (blog) - ‎Jul 5, 2013‎

Stewart McDonough of Calgary Tourism says the event is an "emotional rallying point" for the city and its residents. "After two weeks of rolling up our sleeves and pitching in to help our neighbours, the city deserves a celebration," he told Yahoo! Canada News.

 

Calgary flood emergency ends, city continues to rebuild
CBC.ca
Mayor Nenshi was on hand today as Tourism Calgary launched its "Calgary's Doors are Open" campaign in an attempt to attract tourists to the city. The campaign will run for three weeks across the country through radio, newspapers, online advertising and ...
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Tourism Calgary and Mayor Naheed Nenshi launch campaign to let travellers ...
Sacramento Bee
CALGARY, July 4, 2013 -- /CNW/ - On the day before the start of the Greatest Outdoor Show on Earth, Tourism Calgary will launch a regional and national marketing campaign that will run for three weeks and let travellers know that Calgary's attractions, ...
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Calgary launches post-flood tourism video
Canada.com
Tourism Calgary and Travel Alberta said the summer tourism season is critical for a tourism industry that employs one in 10 working Calgarians and contributes $1.4 billion in spending to local businesses. %name Calgary launches post flood tourism video ...
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State of emergency lifted in Calgary on eve of Stampede
CTV News
Tourism Calgary launched a new advertising campaign reassuring visitors that the city is open for business despite the devastating floods last month.

City reminds visitors 'Calgary's doors are open'
CTV News
A new advertising campaign from Tourism Calgary is reassuring potential visitors to the Stampede City that Calgary is ready to host the world.

New Calgary tourism campaign tries to lure visitors to a postflood ...
Tourism Calgary launched a regional and national marketing campaign Thursday letting travellers know.
www.calgaryherald.com/business/Tourism.../story.html

$600K ad campaign to remind the world: 'Calgary's doors are open'
MetroNews Canada
Calgary's doors are open – that's the message the city's tourism-marketing agency will spend roughly $600000 promoting over the next three weeks.

Tourism Calgary and Mayor Nenshi launch campaign to attract travellers
Calgary Herald
CALGARY — Tourism Calgary launched a regional and national marketing campaign Thursday letting travellers know that Calgary's attractions, restaurants, ...

Calgary Flood Photos: Residents, Businesses Pick Up Pieces
Cindy Ady, the CEO of tourism Calgary, said "about 10 per cent of Calgary's workforce is in tourism and hospitality." Meanwhile, major companies operating in ...
www.huffingtonpost.ca/.../calgary-flood-photos_n_3490477.h...

Cindy Ady – Tourism Calgary | Global News Video
... mode after the flooding, but that's not stopping Calgary tourism from calling people into town from the Stampede. Cindy Ady from Tourism Calgary joins the Mor.
globalnews.ca/video/685155/cindy-ady-tourism-calgary

Historic flood taking its toll on hotel occupancy rates in ...
Calgary Sun
Tourism Calgary is planning an advertising blitz this week to combat negative perceptions the news coverage has wrought — but it's going to be Calgarians ...

Calgary hotels confident they'll be ready for Stampede
Calgary Herald
Tourism Calgary is rallying members of the industry to let the world know ... Cindy Ady, interim chief executive of Tourism Calgary, said tourism is about ...

Calgary tourism industry open for business despite flooding ...
CALGARY — Tourism Calgary is rallying members of the industry to let the world know the city's legendary western hospitality is alive, strong and ready to ...
www.greatestboomever.com/calgary-tourism-industry-open-fo...

Calgary tourism industry open for business despite flooding
Calgary Herald
CALGARY — Tourism Calgary is rallying members of the industry to let the world know the city's legendary western hospitality is alive, strong and ready to ...

Officials in Banff, Calgary hope floods won't dampen tourism numbers
Calgary Sun
By Bill Kaufmann ,Calgary Sun Banff's tourist industry has been rocked by southern Alberta flooding, but operators hope to salvage the rest of the summer ...

June 10th the Morning Show hosted Tourism Calgary 1 - Global News
June 10th the Morning Show hosted Tourism Calgary 1.
globalnews.ca/.../june-10th-the-morning-show-hosted-tourism...

Calgary tourism industry open for business despite ... - Vancouver Sun
CALGARY — Tourism Calgary is rallying members of the industry to let the world ... Cindy Ady, interim chief executive of Tourism Calgary, said tourism is about a ...
www.vancouversun.com/business/Calgary.../story.html

 

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