October 2019 Newsletter

Annual General Meeting

The schedule for our upcoming AGM Sessions is now complete!

This year we have some great sessions taking place around our AGM from October 28th, 2019 until October 30th, 2019. We hope to see you there!


New Employee

Travel Nunavut would like to introduce our new employee Maiya Aqatsiaq. Maiya will be looking after Member Engagement. Maiya is an Inuk who grew up in Iqaluit with her family originally from Igloolik. She looks forward to meeting everybody at our upcoming AGM!


Tourism Outlook and Labour Issues Survey

Travel Nunavut would like to encourage our members to fill the survey we sent out regarding Tourism Outlook and Labour Issues.Travel Nunavut is working in conjunction with Tourism HR Canada to analyze and compare data to national benchmarks. Your answers are important to us so before Friday October 11th, 2019 please take 5 minutes out of your day to complete the survey! We look forward to hearing what you have to say.

If you have not received the survey in your Inbox, please look in your Junk Mail folder as it may have ended up there. If you still are unable to find it, please contact Maiya at 867-979-6551 or send her an e-mail at members@travelnunavut.ca


Liability Insurance

We have a great insurance program for members. If you know anyone thinking about starting a tourism business or that is already in business tell them about our program it could save them thousands!


2019 Nominations and Elections

2019 Board of Directors Election has closed and we have successfully filled all positions!

Ed Romanowski with the Frobisher Inn is representing the Accommodations Sector.

Jason Edmunds with Adventure Canada is representing the Cruise Sector.

Levi Uttak with Igloo Tourism and Outfitting is representing the Hunting and Fishing Sector.

Peter Akkikungnaq with Gjoa Haven Bed and Breakfast and Tours is representing the Kitikmeot Region.

Jaack Ediger with Inns North is representing the Kivalliq Region.

We would like to give a warm thanks to everyone who participated in nominations this year and contributed to making this possible.


Has something come up that bothers you? Is there something that is affecting your business?

We might be able to help you get resolution. Call the office and tell us what issues we can help you with.