Spring 2015 Tourism Best Practices

February 25, 2015

The Spring 2015 Tourism Best Practices are now open for nomination – see below:   (1) Mission Title: Emerging Trends in Food and Drink – Growing the Artisanal Distillery and Micro-Brewery Market  Date:   April 26 – May 1, 2015 Location:   Vancouver, Squamish, BC – Seattle, Washington, USA The rapid growth of the craft brewery […]

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Now Taking Registrations for Edge 33 – Filling Fast!

February 2, 2015

Are you looking for ways to gain an edge in the tourism industry? Share your business, your community or your landscape in memorable ways with your ideal guests? What would it be like if you could tap into new customer’s and add new products to your inventory that bring to life the special things in your […]

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GMIST Training and Best Practice Missions

January 6, 2015

Happy New Year!  GMIST is excited to share shortly our training dates and list of North American Best Practice Missions.  Check back in the next few weeks to see our offerings and sign up for a program or mission.

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Explorer’s Edge – Unique Learning Experience

October 6, 2014

Explorer’s Edge: The Art of the Experience – How to Leverage Community Resources for Successful Visitor Focused Destinations/Businesses Date:               Nov 16 -21, 2014 Location:     North Bay, South River, Haliburton, ON Summary Over the past decade Todd Lucier has helped shape the tourism industry in Atlantic Canada through his facilitation in the Edge of the […]

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Now Taking Registrations for Edge 32

August 19, 2014

Are you looking for ways to gain an edge in the tourism industry? Share your business, your community or your landscape in memorable ways with your ideal guests? What would it be like if you could tap into new customer’s and add new products to your inventory that bring to life the special things in your […]

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Building a Brand Through Good Deeds

June 6, 2014
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Listen to What Grads Have To Say About Their Experience at GMIST

May 27, 2014
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Congratulations to Another Cohort of Edgies!

April 7, 2014

Just finished up Edge 31 and have set forth another 26 Edgies into the world. What an amazingly talented group of operators, destination managers and tourism support people.  Over the course of four days we experienced some incredible story telling, food and interactive experiences; and learned a great deal about how to enhance and create […]

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Seats Still Available for Edge of the Wedge

January 6, 2014

Are you looking for ways to gain an edge in the tourism industry? Share your business, your community or your landscape in memorable ways with your ideal guests? What would it be like if you could tap into new customer’s and add new products to your inventory that bring to life the special things in […]

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One Of The Best Viral Marketing Campaigns Ever!

December 11, 2013
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