Tourism Industry Association of Canada

Country: Canada


The Tourism Industry Association of Canada (TIAC) was founded in 1930 to encourage the development of tourism in Canada. Today, TIAC is the champion of the industry; a not-for-profit, membership-based organization serving as the national private-sector advocate for this $105 billion sector. Based in Ottawa, TIAC takes action on behalf of Canadian tourism businesses andpromotes positive measures that help the industry grow and prosper.TIAC is responsible for representing tourism interests at the national level, and its advocacy work involves promoting and supporting policies, programs and activities that will benefit the sector's growth and development.TIAC's membership reflects partnerships among all sectors of the industry, and provincial, territorial and regional tourism associations, enabling the association to address the full range of issues facing Canadian tourism.