RRU to help shape province-wide tourism strategies

Author: 
Katherine Engqvist

School of Tourism and Hospitality Management Director and Prof. Dr. Brian White was quoted in the Goldstream News Gazette Jan. 29 announcing the establishment of a memorandum of understanding between the Tourism Industry Association of B.C. and Royal Roads University.

Here is an excerpt:

“This is the top (tourism) organization in the province. It’s a big deal for us,” says White. “Tourism is a really critical piece in making B.C. successful in the service-based industries.”

While White couldn’t release the specifics of the agreement, since it hasn’t been officially signed yet, he had no doubt the projects within it would be moving forward.

Read the entire article (p. 3).

Photo: Royal Roads University President and Vice-Chancellor Allan Cahoon and Tourism Industry Association of B.C. Chair Jim Humphrey sign MOU while School of Tourism and Hospitality Management Driector Brian White and TIABC CEO Walt Judas look on.