WHO ARE WE?
We are a group of stakeholders, business owners, and residents of the Kensington and Area that are working together to create a 5 year sustainable tourism plan.
The Heart Of The Island Initiative will provide the region with a roadmap to help communities become in-demand, sustainable tourism destinations. The successful development and implementation of this plan is only possible with the active participation and leadership of industry, businesses and community.
We hope you get involved if:
* You own or operate a tourism business within Kensington and Area
* A portion of your customers are visitors to PEI
* You are interested in getting involved in a tourism business
* Tourism is an important part of economic development in your community
* You have a passion for supporting the growth of tourism in your region
HOW CAN YOU GET INVOLVED?
Anyone is welcome to be involved. Consultations will begin in February 2019.
WHAT IS THE STRATEGIC TOURISM EXPANSION PROGRAM?
STEP - Strategic Tourism Expansion Program - is an initiative led by the Kensington and Area Chamber Commerce with the support of the Town of Kensington, tourism & community leaders on behalf of the region. The objective of STEP is to develop a new action-orientated sustainable tourism plan for the Kensington and Area.
WHO IS LEADING THE STRATEGIC TOURISM PLAN FOR KENSINGTON AND AREA?
The development and implementation of this plan will only be successful with the active participation and leadership of industry, business and community representatives from throughout the region.
An industry-led Working Committee is tasked with leading the development of this important strategic tourism expansion plan including providing oversight on the process, working closely with MRSB (www.mrsbgroup.com) and ensuring stakeholders are engaged and committed to this process.
The industry-led Working Committee is comprised of industry and community leaders who are representative of the diversity of our region.