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What is Travel Penticton?

Travel Penticton Society is the external marketing function of the City of Penticton, and also operates the Wine Country Visitor Centre located at 553 Vees Drive. Travel Penticton’s mandate is to increase brand awareness of Penticton & Wine Country as a destination of choice.  We aim to achieve this through building partnerships and creating “remarkable visitor experiences”, which will measurably increase tourism revenues.
Travel Penticton works in collaboration with various tourism industry stakeholders, including the City of Penticton, the Thompson Okanagan Tourism AssociationTourism BC and the Canadian Tourism Commission.  

Meet the 2017 Travel Penticton Board of Directors:

  • Co-Chair Barb Haynes – representing Penticton Lakeside Resort & Convention Centre
  • Co-Chair Jessica Dolan – representing Penticton Ramada and the Coast Penticton Hotel
  • Ian MacDonald – representing Liquidity Wines
  • Barb Schneiderat – representing Tiki Shores Resort
  • Cameron Smith – representing Joy Road Catering
  • Laura Hunt – representing Spectra Venue Management
  • Diana Stirling – representing LocoLanding Adventure Park
  • James Shalman – representing Apex Mountain Resort
  • Jacquie Carlson – representing Poplar Grove Winery 
  • Jackie Frederick – representing the Days Inn Penticton
  • Andrew Jakubeit – representing the City of Penticton
  • Travis Kruger – representing the Penticton Indian Band
  • Jaswinder Johal – representing 5000 Motel

For external marketing or Wine Country Visitor Centre inquiries:

Thom Tischik
Executive Director
Direct: (250) 276-2162

Marsha Morrish
Visitor Services & Sales Manager
Direct: (250) 276-2169

Raquel Meriam
Marketing Manager
Direct: (250) 276-2167