Skip to main content

Opportunity for Operators Striving for Excellence

Wednesday, March 27, 2024

Tourism Industry Association of Nova Scotia is looking for a few small and medium-sized tourism operators who are committed to growing their businesses, developing new and innovative products and focused on quality and excellence.  
If you (or someone you know) are:

  • Passionate about learning and trying new business approaches
  • Willing to invest time and money to raise the bar and take your tourism products and experiences to a new level
  • Focused with your own business plan and strategic priorities for growth and development
  • Seeking to add new and innovative products that increase your bottom line 

This best practice mission may be a great opportunity for you (or someone you know) if you:
Operator-Driven Best Practice Missions – What are They?

These 3 to 5-day business-focused trips are suited for up to three participants. The Missions provide an opportunity for tourism operators to visit a high quality, business/location they would like to learn more about, and bring back and adopt those fresh ideas for implementation with their own business.

What do Participants Receive?

  • 50% reimbursement on eligible travel expenses
  • Research and planning assistance before the best practice mission
  • Post-mission support after 1 week, 3 months and 6 months to identify impact and barriers, and to connect to additional resources

More Information & Online Application

Act Quickly! Operator-Driven Summer/Fall Missions Application Deadline is April 1, 2024

Questions? Please contact Susan Tilley-Russell, Manager, Best Practice Mission Program, Tourism Industry Association of Nova Scotia at