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The San Francisco Convention & Visitors Bureau and SFO Announce New Representation in Canada

The San Francisco Convention & Visitors Bureau, in partnership with San Francisco International Airport, has announced the appointment of The Vision Group of Companies, based in Toronto, Canada, to promote San Francisco as the preferred U.S. destination and San Francisco International Airport as the preferred gateway into San Francisco, California, and the western region.

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September 1, 2009 — The San Francisco Convention & Visitors Bureau (SFCVB), in partnership with San Francisco International Airport (SFO), has announced the appointment of The Vision Group of Companies, based in Toronto, Canada, to promote San Francisco as the preferred U.S. destination and San Francisco International Airport as the preferred gateway into San Francisco, California, and the western region.

“We enthusiastically look forward to a long and successful partnership with The Vision Group of Companies as we work together to increase the already-strong ties between San Francisco and our neighbors to the North,” said John. L. Martin, director of San Francisco International Airport. SFO currently has 162 weekly flights between Canadian cities and San Francisco.

“San Francisco continues to be an extremely popular destination for Canadian travelers who favor its accessibility, diversity, and unlimited year-round events and outdoor activities,” said Deborah Reinow, vice president of tourism for the SFCVB. “Through our new relationship with The Vision Group of Companies, we look forward to sharing ‘Only in San Francisco’ events, developments and promotions with the Canadian market.”

The Vision Group of Companies, based in Toronto, will work closely with airlines, travel trade, and press to promote the state-of-the-art facilities at SFO and San Francisco’s iconic attractions that make the city a compelling destination for all visitors, including leisure, business travel, and convention.

Charmaine Singh, vice president at the Vision Group of Companies, has many years of experience in building tourism strategy in Canada and leading teams to deliver results.

The Vision Group of Companies
99 Blue Jays Way, Suite 300
Toronto, ON
M5V 9G9
Tel: 416-341-2474
Contact: Charmaine Singh, charmaines@visioncompanies.com

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