April 3, 2012
11:00 Registration
11:30-12:30 AGM (no charge)
12:30-13:30 Networking Lunch ($30+HST for nonRTO members, $15+HST for RTO members)
13:30-15:00 CTC Interactive Workshop "Signature Experience" (complimentary for CITAP members)

The Coast Coal Harbour Hotel
1180 West Hasting Street, Vancouver, BC
Telephone (604) 697-0202

AGM Package containing the following documents can be found in our March 20, 2012 E-Update.
1. 2012 AGM Agenda and Nominee List
2. 2011 CITAP AGM Minutes
3. 2011 CITAP Financial Statment
4. 2012 Proposed Budget
5. 2012 Director Nominee Profiles

AGM Results:
Agenda Items:
2011 AGM Minutes approved,
2011 Financial Report approved,
Appointed auditor for 2012 is Rolfe Benson, and
Your newly appointed Board of Directors as below:
1. Eddie Bai, Prime World Tours Ltd. - RTO (Korea) Director
2. Bill Bessho, Maple Fun Tours - RTO (Japan) Director
3. Alice Lin, CAL Travel & Tours - RTO (Sino China) Director
4. Chiemi Nishinari, JTB International (Canada) Ltd. - RTO (Japan) Director
5. Kazuyuki Okamoto, H.I.S. Canada Inc. - RTO (Japan) Director
6. Albert Tseng, NTS International Group - RTO (Sino China) Director
7. Harvey Hamazaki, Ontario Tourism - DMO Director
8. Kim Hood, Tourism Whistler - DMO Director
9. Merv Gunter, Frontiers North Adventures - CUS Director (Attraction)
10. Cheryl Lee, MLI - CUS Director (Others)
11. Lorne Nakada, Hilton Whistler Resort & Spa - CUS Director (Accommodation)
12. Brad Sidjak, International Stage Lines - CUS Directors (Transportation)

 Special thanks to....

  • The Coast Coal Harbour Hotel
  • WestJet Airline for providing special airfares
  • Mary Darling of Tourism Jasper, Rossana Adderson of Travelodge Canada, Joan Spencer of Village Green Hotel and Steven Tulloch of Traxx Coachlines… these members accepted the directorship nomination and by doing so, they express sincere interest and commitment to Asia Pacific inbound tourism
  • Andy Shimizu of JTB International (Canada) Ltd. for his service and dedication as the secretary, RTO Director Japan and Advocacy Committee Chair for the past four years
  • Yuji Shimizu of J-Pac Travel for his service and dedication as RTO Director Japan and holding several key Committee positions for the past six years
  • Eric Suzuki, formerly of Wall Centre Hotels, for his service and dedication as a CUS Director and Tactical Committee Chair for the past six years
  • Jing Wang of CYTS Canada for his service and dedication as an RTO Director Sino-China and assisting with Committee activities including the recent website development