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TORONTO’S TOURISM SECTOR MARKS GLOBAL MEETINGS INDUSTRY DAY AND ECONOMIC POWER OF BUSINESS EVENTS

Download a PDF version of this press release: Toronto’s Tourism sector marks Global Meetings Industry Day and economic power of Business Events (Press Release PDF) The CN Tower, 3D TORONTO Sign and convention centres set to turn blue on April 4 to shine a light on the economic impact of business meetings, incentive travel, conventions and events Tourism Toronto, its meetings, conferences and events unit Business Events Toronto, and tourism partners are celebrating Global Meetings Industry Day (GMID) on April 4, 2019. The celebration comes on the heels of a record-breaking 2018 for business events that included 26 citywide conventions, […]

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19 TORONTO ANNOUNCEMENTS FOR 2019

Download a PDF version of this press release: 19 Toronto Announcements for 2019 (Press Release PDF). The City of Toronto turns 185 in 2019. Celebrate Toronto hosts Toronto’s 185th Anniversary at Nathan Phillips Square March 9 – 10. www.celebratetoronto.ca Toronto will have the longest unbroken stretch of free, public, wireless internet access in the province as Queen Street becomes a hotspot between Simcoe and Bathurst streets. This marks a key juncture in the reboot the Queen Street BIA has recently launched that includes an enhanced digital presence and a host of signature events for 2019. Click here for more information. […]

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TORONTO SETS NEW RECORD FOR NUMBER OF CITYWIDE CONFERENCES HOSTED IN 2018

Download a PDF version of this press release: Toronto sets new record for number of citywide conferences hosted in 2018 (Press Release PDF). Major new conference also announced for 2019 TORONTO, December 13, 2018 – Tourism Toronto and its meetings, conferences and events unit Business Events Toronto, announced today that 26 citywide conventions were held in 2018 – a new record for the number of citywide conventions held in a single year. The total tops the previous record of 18 citywide conferences set in 2017. “The record number of citywide conferences speaks to Toronto’s place as the hub for innovation, […]

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