November 21, 2019
Northeastern Ontario Pavilion (2019 IPM) Awarded Industry Leader for Marketing and Communications
[West Nipissing, Ontario]
On November 19th, 2019, Tourism Industry leaders were recognized by Nature and Outdoor Tourism Ontario and Destination Northern Ontario at the Northern Ontario Tourism Summit Gala and Awards in Timmins, Ont. The Northeastern Ontario Pavilion (Regional Tent) at the 2019 IPM, was awarded the Industry Leader for Marketing and Communications Award in recognition of “outstanding efforts towards the growth and development of the Northern Ontario Tourism Industry”.
Regional communities and organizations collaborated to form the Northeastern Ontario Pavilion Committee to coordinate a large tourism display at the 2019 IPM. The project was supported by many communities throughout Northeastern Ontario, with the Municipality of West Nipissing as the partnership’s administration lead. The 60,000 sq.ft regional display featured interactive indoor and outdoor exhibits highlighting experiences like fishing, snowmobiling, boating, camping, arts, culture, festivals, paddling, culinary, etc.
The Municipality of West Nipissing would like to recognize the committee members for their hard work and dedication towards this highly successful project. With these valued partnerships, the Northeastern Ontario Pavilion Committee was able to provide a unique and memorable tourism experience to thousands of visitors. It is estimated that up to 25,000 people visited the Pavilion throughout the 5-day event.
The lead partners on the Northeastern Ontario Pavilion Committee included the Municipality of West Nipissing, Northeastern Ontario, Tourism North Bay, City of North Bay, Sudbury Tourism, City of Temiskaming Shores, Municipality of Temagami, and Tourism Timmins. A special thank you is also extended to our generous sponsors and volunteers for their support.
Communications and Corporate Services
Municipality of West Nipissing