FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - March 7th, 2022
Middlesex County Economic Development Recipient of Marketing Canada Award
Middlesex County, ON
Middlesex County’s Department of Economic Development and Tourism is pleased to announce that it received a prestigious award from the Economic Developers Association of Canada (EDAC) for its marketing efforts in 2021. The Marketing Canada Awards ceremony, which honours best practice economic development efforts from across the country, will follow later this year.
Middlesex County Economic Development and Tourism is honoured to be the recipient of EDAC’s Single Publication Less Than 5 Pages Award for the creation of the Discover Our Grassroutes Official Tourism Map. The Department, which acts as the Destination Marketing Organization for the region, is excited to share with others a snapshot of the amazing, unique rural adventures found here. “Due to COVID-19, the tourism sector has faced significant challenges. With this award, we are very proud to celebrate and highlight the passion and resiliency continuously demonstrated by our local tourism businesses across Middlesex County,” stated Cara Finn, Director of Economic Development and Tourism.
“On behalf of Council, Middlesex County extends its sincere appreciation to the Economic Developers Association of Canada for this honour” says Alison Warwick, Warden. The Discover Our Grassroutes Official Tourism Map is available for electronic viewing on visitmiddlesex.ca. Print copies are also available at Visit Middlesex information kiosks in Middlesex libraries throughout the region or by contacting the Economic Development and Tourism Department at @email.
Cara A. Finn, BBA, M.Ad.Ed, CMSM
Director of Economic Development and Tourism
(519) 434-7321 Ext. 2347 email: @email