Even though it’s only mid-February, Stephen Beckta felt like a man emerging from a long, lonely winter on Monday.
“The recovery is starting for sure … but it’s not going to be an even recovery,” Ottawa Tourism CEO Michael Crockatt says of sector’s ability
Downtown convention facility that attracted more than 63,000 out-of-town visitors in the 2019-20 fiscal year has seen its revenues plummet during the pandemic.
Ottawa businesses catering to meetings and conventions saw revenues virtually wiped out in the wake of COVID-19.
Professional meeting and event facilities are allowed to host gatherings of up to 50 people in individual rooms or event spaces within a building.
At Shaw Centre, the focus is on much more than hosting events and staying profitable.
Donald Trump’s threats to bar travellers from several Middle Eastern and African states from entering the United States is causing some conference planners to consider