The Yukon Convention Bureau (YCB) held its 10th Annual Bravo Award and 15yr Anniversary Celebration, sponsored by NVD Hospitality Division & Leaf Solutions, Thursday Feb 27th, at the Coast High Country Inn.
“NVD Hospitality Division & Leaf Solutions have been longtime members and partners with the Yukon Convention Bureau and we are grateful for their sponsorship and continued support.” said Alida Munro, Manager at the Bureau. “As a not-for-profit, we heavily rely on and look to our membership for support and contributions. The Yukon Convention Bureau markets Destination Yukon for conferences and events, benefiting all of our members and Yukon’s economy. Industry support and partnerships increase our presence and impact in the Meeting, Incentive, Conference and Event sector – a key ingredient to our success. ”
YCB’s Bravo Award is in recognition of Yukoners, who have worked to bring meetings and conventions to the Yukon and who encourage local organizations to host meetings here at home. This years Bravo Award was presented to the 2013 Canadian Museum’s Association Committee for their significant efforts with their May 27-31, 2013 event.
For our 15yr anniversary, YCB honoured our Gold & Platinum member sponsors who have supported YCB since our inception in 1998. Six Golden Bravo Awards were presented; Gold Sponsors – Westmark Whitehorse, Northern Vision Development Hospitality Division, Northwestel/ Latitude Wireless, Driving Force – Rental, Lease & Sales, CKRW-The Rush and to YCBs only Platinum Sponsor – Air North – Yukon’s Airline. Through their contributions and other YCB members, YCB has generated over $110,000 in 2013.