Beware the lords of the international tourism jungle. The Canadian Tourism Commission (CTC) is at the heart of this intensely competitive marketplace, where the traditional big beasts are fiercely protecting their territory from the rise of new exotic destinations.
After weeks of discussions, the CTC, Tourism Vancouver, the Vancouver Convention Centre, Tourism Whistler, with support from the Vancouver Hotel Destination Association, shared the news that TED is moving north to its new home in British Columbia.
The Canadian Tourism Commission (CTC) is one of many major players in the high stakes world of international tourism. Like a big casino, the tourism marketplace is crowded with risk-takers looking to get the edge on their rivals, big and small.