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Ontario Tourism Marketing Partnership Corporation (Destination Ontario)

Ministry
Heritage, Sport, Tourism and Culture Industries
URL
www.tourismpartners.com
Address
10 DUNDAS ST E, SUITE 900,
TORONTO
M7A2A1
Phone
(416) 212-0757; 1-800-263-7836
Fax
(416) 314-7563
Background
Development Corporations Act, R.S.O. 1990, c. D.10, s. 5; O. Reg. 618/98; O. Reg 12/04; O. Reg. 271/04 (opens a new window)
Function

Destination Ontario markets Ontario as a travel destination; undertakes joint marketing initiatives with the tourism industry; supports and assists the marketing efforts of the tourism industry; and in co-operation with the tourism industry, the Government of Ontario, other governments and other agencies of governments, promotes Ontario as a travel destination.

Membership

The members of the Corporation form and are its board of directors. The Lieutenant Governor in Council appoints not less than three members, one of whom is a deputy minister from another ministry, and designates one of the members as chair and one of the members as vice-chair of the board of directors.

Term

Members are appointed for a term determined by the Lieutenant Governor in Council but not exceeding three years.

Meetings
The board meets at least four times a year.
Remuneration

Appointees are eligible to receive expenses.

Appointments & Vacancies

No. Position Member Term Location
1. Chair (Part-Time) TODD HALPERN
01-Oct-2020 - 30-Sep-2023
toronto
2. Vice-Chair (Part-Time) GRACE SAMMUT
21-Mar-2018 - 20-Mar-2021
alliston
3. Member (Part-Time) DEBORAH RICHARDSON
16-May-2020 - 15-May-2021
toronto
4. Member (Part-Time) SUMEETA KOHLI
16-Apr-2020 - 15-Apr-2023
mississauga
5. Member (Part-Time) JESSE HAMILTON
21-May-2020 - 20-May-2023
port carling
6. Member (Part-Time) CATHY KIRKPATRICK
21-May-2020 - 21-May-2023
ottawa
7. Member (Part-Time) ANDREW DOWIE
28-May-2020 - 27-May-2023
tecumseh
8. Member (Part-Time) JASVEEN RATTAN
11-Jun-2020 - 10-Jun-2023
mississauga
9. Member (Part-Time)
10. Member (Part-Time)
11. Member (Part-Time)
12. Member (Part-Time)
13. Member (Part-Time)
14. Member (Part-Time)
15. Member (Part-Time)
16. Member (Part-Time)
17. Member (Part-Time)