Tourism Awards

Tourism Burlington Awards

The Tourism Burlington Awards recognize a local individual, business, or group who have made an outstanding contribution to the promotion of Burlington as a tourism destination and this promotion has had a positive impact on visitation to the city over a sustained period of time (2yrs+). This individual, business or group helps encourage spending money in Burlington directly or indirectly and both residents and tourists can be engaged by the event/business.

This award is presented at the Burlington Chamber of Commerce Awards Gala each year. Watch for information on the winner of the 2021 Award.

Tourism Ambassador Award

The Tourism Ambassador honours outstanding achievements and contributions by individuals or organizations to the local tourism industry in Burlington, Ontario. The Tourism Burlington Ambassador Award recognizes a local individual, organization, or business who has:

  • Made an outstanding contribution to the promotion of Burlington as a tourism destination and this promotion has had a positive impact on visitation to the city by both visitors and local residents
  • This has been made over a sustained period of time (5 years+)
  • Made volunteer contributions to the Burlington community and supported local recovery programs
  • Demonstrated creativityleadership, professionalism, and integrity during this challenging time and has been actively engaged in advocacy on behalf of the tourism industry and/or local business
  • Shown dedication to a visitor first philosophy of customer service

 

Ambassador Award Laurie Branch

Tourism Builder Award

The Tourism Builder Award honours outstanding achievements and contributions by individuals or organizations to the local tourism industry in Burlington, Ontario. The Tourism Burlington Builder Award recognizes an individual, business or organization who has:

  • Shown exceptional vision in the development of tourism that will leave a strong legacy in Burlington.
  • Demonstrated outstanding leadership and been an advocate in encouraging tourism product/service development in Burlington.

 

Barbara Teatero Tourism Builder Award