Travel Manitoba Articles Recent Articles - Travel Currents Tue, 27 Jan 2015 22:59:48 GMT Film festival give-away showcases ‘Guy Maddin’s Winnipeg’ Travel Manitoba, Manitoba Film & Music and industry partners are teaming up to give away a trip to Manitoba at the 2015 Berlinale (Berlin International Film Festival), February 5-15. ... Mon, 26 Jan 2015 07:00:00 GMT New CMHR commercial seeks to “open your mind” Travel Manitoba's newest commercial focuses on the journey of a multi-generational family through the Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR). With minimal copy, the ad uses the same ... Mon, 26 Jan 2015 07:00:00 GMT Hunting commercials applauded by industry For the first time ever, Travel Manitoba is airing television commercials that focus exclusively on hunting. The new 30 second ads, one of which features waterfowl hunting and the other ... Mon, 26 Jan 2015 07:00:00 GMT Invest in Tourism takes Heart Beats to new heights Travel Manitoba's 12 Invest in Tourism partners are back on board for 2015, supporting Travel Manitoba's national and international marketing plans. The corporate partnership program, ... Fri, 23 Jan 2015 07:00:00 GMT Manitoba winners at Canadian Tourism Awards Travel Manitoba extends a huge congratulations to the Manitoba winners at the 2014 Canadian Tourism Awards, November 26 in Ottawa. Fri, 28 Nov 2014 07:00:00 GMT Travel Manitoba sets sights on China For the first time in three years, Travel Manitoba returned to China’s tourism marketplace at Showcase Canada-Asia, October 19-24. Thu, 27 Nov 2014 07:00:00 GMT Making hearts beat in Toronto Travel Manitoba, Tourism Winnipeg and six partners participated in a successful sales mission to Canada’s biggest city September 30 to October 2. Thu, 27 Nov 2014 07:00:00 GMT Five new Board members appointed to Travel Manitoba The provincial government and Travel Manitoba are pleased to welcome five new members to the Board of Directors. Thu, 27 Nov 2014 07:00:00 GMT 2014 Campaign Results & 2015 Partnership Opportunities 2014 saw the launch of our new brand: Manitoba, Canada's Heart...Beats. To date the brand is performing very well, and we are eager to show it off again with our 2015 partnership opportunities. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 07:00:00 GMT The Beat Goes On at 2014 Tourism Conference This year's Manitoba Tourism Conference was an engaging mix of speakers, including Olympian Jon Montgomery and TripAdvisor's Andrew Wiens and discussions to make the most of Canada's 150th in 2017. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 07:00:00 GMT And the winner of the Manitoba Tourism Award is... Travel Manitoba’s 16th Annual Manitoba Tourism Awards was filled with a special pride and celebration of the achievements of the very best in Manitoba’s tourism industry. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 07:00:00 GMT Manitoba shows off its momentum at Rendez-vous Canada International tourism industry representatives experienced the momentum of Manitoba’s tourism industry at this year’s Rendez-vous Canada (RVC) in Vancouver. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 07:00:00 GMT The Beat Goes On –Manitoba Tourism Conference and Awards September 25 & 26 Manitoba’s tourism industry felt the beat at June’s Tourism Rally and now you’re invited to see how the beat goes on at the annual Manitoba Tourism Conference and Awards September 25 and 26. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 07:00:00 GMT GoMedia Canada Marketplace Welcomed in Manitoba From August 17-20, 110 travel bloggers, broadcasters, editors, photographers and writers descended on Manitoba for the 2014 GoMedia Canada Marketplace. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 07:00:00 GMT “Amazing”: Manitoba Shows off at GoMedia Canada From dancing polar bears to fighting catfish and breathtaking architecture, Travel Manitoba, Tourism Winnipeg and our partners put on quite a show for GoMedia Canada Marketplace delegates. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 07:00:00 GMT #ExploreMB with social media campaign This summer, Travel Manitoba wants you to explore Manitoba. The social media campaign is aimed at harnessing the pride of locals – encouraging them to submit their Manitoba photos and stories. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 07:00:00 GMT Canadian Geographic Travel to showcase Manitoba Manitoba is taking over Canadian Geographic Travel. The Summer 2015 issue of the magazine will be dedicated solely to Manitoba. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 07:00:00 GMT Future pondered at TIAC Town Hall and Manitoba Tourism Rally About 150 industry members convened on June 19 to consider the pivotal developments taking place in tourism at the local, provincial and national levels. Fri, 18 Jul 2014 07:00:00 GMT CTC: seizing momentum through ingenuity Momentum is happening in the global tourism sector for the first time in a long time. But how can the Canadian industry make the best use of limited resources as we ride this wave of growth? Fri, 18 Jul 2014 07:00:00 GMT TIAC: Time for a U.S. marketing revival Now is the time for “more traction and more action” in Canadian tourism – particularly in the U.S. market, which is moving past its economic woes and ready to begin exploring the world once again. Fri, 18 Jul 2014 07:00:00 GMT What 5% tourism growth would mean for Canadians At the Tourism Town Hall on June 19, the industry heard that tourism is one of the most promising sectors of the global economy, growing by about 5% annually. Fri, 18 Jul 2014 07:00:00 GMT Tips from a social media pro “The smart phone in your pocket is the second most important communications revolution in human history,” according to David Meerman Scott. Fri, 18 Jul 2014 07:00:00 GMT 20 BOLD ideas for our industry A tweeting polar bear and 1,947 pounds of poutine were among the concepts fueling imaginations during the “BOLD ideas” segment of the June 19 Manitoba Tourism Rally. Fri, 18 Jul 2014 07:00:00 GMT Rolling out the welcome mat As the industry gathered for the June 19 Tourism Rally, the clock was counting down toward the opening of two eagerly awaited new attractions – the Journey to Churchill exhibit and CMHR. Fri, 18 Jul 2014 07:00:00 GMT Reeling in fish/hunt prospects with more digital marketing An expanded emphasis on social media is one of the new marketing directions inspired by Travel Manitoba’s latest Fish/Hunt Summit, held on April 10. Mon, 16 Jun 2014 07:00:00 GMT