2007 Recipient Photos

Kim Payne, Tourism Development Officer, City of St. Catharines presents the Greater St. Catharines Niagara Accommodation Partners 2007 CSTA Sport Event of the Year Award (Budget under $250,000) to Ruth Harland and Kent McVittie, members of the organizing committee of the 2006 Ontario Summer Paralympic Championships and National Paralympic Track and Field Championships, London, Ontario.

Blake Harrison, Regional Sales Manager for Choice Hotels presents the Choice Hotels Canada 2007 CSTA Industry Builder of the Year Award to Ian R. Fowler, General Manager, Recreation, Parks, Tourism and Culture for the City of Moncton, New Brunswick.

Kathryn McClean, Eastern Regional Group Sales, Westjet, presents the Westjet 2007 CSTA New Sport Event of the Year Award to Richard Brabant, Business Tourism Agent, Saguenay-Lac-Saint-Jean Regional Tourism Association for The Raid World Championship 2006. 

The InterContinental Hotels Group Canada 2007 CSTA Community Service Awardis presented by Kris Crundwell, Director of Sales Canada, Global Sales, InterContinental Hotels Group to Jenifer Bartman, Finance and Volunteer Chair, member of the Steering Committee for the 2006 Grey Cup Festival, Winnipeg, Manitoba.

The Tourism Vancouver 2007 CSTA Sport Event of the Year Award, (Budget over $250,000) is presented by Mike Fox, Manager, Sport Tourism Sales, Tourism Vancouver to Dale M. Ptycia, 2006 IIHF World Junior Championship

Ursula Gobel, President of Canadian Sport Tourism Alliance presents the 2007 CSTA President’s Award to The World Pond Hockey Championship, Plaster Rock, New Brunswick.  Accepting the award on behalf of the event is Danny Braun, Director of The World Pond Hockey Championship. 

Ursula Gobel, President of Canadian Sport Tourism Alliance presents the 2007 CSTA President’s Award to Bob Graham, Founding President of the Canadian Sport Tourism Alliance.