Job Opportunity – Chief Executive Officer
The Board of Directors of Destination Cape Breton Association (DCBA) is calling for applications for the position of Chief Executive Officer (CEO). We are looking for an individual who is innovative in accomplishing tasks and someone who thinks outside the box to create unique and viable solutions. We welcome talent that will constantly push the boundaries to get the job done. As CEO, the individual reports directly to the Board of Directors through the Board Chair; sets the strategy and direction for the organization; builds and leads the organization’s team; models and sets the culture, values, and behaviour; and allocates capital to the association’s priorities.
DCBA is the official Destination Marketing Organization (DMO) for Cape Breton Island. It is dedicated to the promotion and enhancement of tourism on the Island. Within this role, DCBA actively markets the destination to potential visitors while also taking strategic steps with industry partners to develop the destination to position it for optimal success.
Reminder: The deadline to apply is 4:00 pm (Atlantic), November 23, 2018.
For information on how to apply, please review the complete Job Description.
About Destination Cape Breton
Destination Cape Breton Association (DCBA) is the official Destination Marketing Organization (DMO) for Cape Breton Island. DCBA’s mandate is to grow Cape Breton’s tourism industry through off-Island marketing and on-Island tourism product innovation. DCBA’s vision is to become a robust three-season tourist destination offering unparalleled visitor experiences that leave an indelible positive impression on those who visit.
2018 Industry Sessions and Updates
Destination Cape Breton Association held a series of Industry Sessions around the Island on Monday, March 19 and Tuesday, March 20, 2018.
These information sessions provided an opportunity for industry partners to receive information on the results of 2017 tourism season and an overview of the DCBA Strategy for 2018-19 along with an opportunity for discussion around marketing and promotional opportunities for industry operators.
Regular updates on the strategy will be provided on a bi-monthly basis. Click the button to the right for the latest update.
2018 Festivals and Events Program – Call for Applications IS NOW CLOSED!
Festivals and events are an important contributor to the tourism industry and the event program targets events with the potential to generate new visitation, or to better serve visitors to the Island; increase the length of stay and spending, and improve the quality of the visitor experience.
For all the applicants who received approval, please be sure to complete the ALL forms and submit them to DCBA six (6) weeks after the completion of your festival. Be sure to attach any support documentation (invoices, etc.) with the required forms.
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