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RTO 9 is a regional tourism organization that is funded by the Ministry of Tourism, Culture, and Sport. We actively promote tourism for the South Eastern Ontario region and work to support and grow the industry through product development initiatives. Our mission is to Develop results driven marketing and product initiatives to achieve the highest growth of tourism visitation revenues and investment amongst Ontario’s tourism regions.

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Our mission is to foster successful destinations in RTO 9 that set the standard in Ontario.

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Tourism Organizations on Both Sides of the Border Applaud Government of Canada’s Decision to End Travel Restrictions

As COVID-19 entry requirements lift later this week, tourism organizations on both sides of the border are applauding the Government of Canada’s decision to remove travel restrictions including testing, proof of vaccination status, quarantine and isolation planning. 

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Attracting and Retaining Tomorrow’s Top Talent

If you are a business owner, particularly in the tourism and hospitality sector, the struggle...

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Digital Marketing

Q4 Marketing Highlights

We are excited to share the collective accomplishments we have made for Q4 (January 1st...

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