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Noel Buckley 

President & CEO  | Ottawa Tourism

Noel Buckley spent the past 25 years in progressively more responsible positions within the Canadian tourism industry, from front-line experience as a tour escort in western Canada to a senior marketing position with the largest casino resort in the country. He has a broad knowledge of marketing and sales, and a deep understanding of the tourism industry.

After serving as President of the St. Catharines Chamber of Commerce from 1986 to 1995, Mr. Buckley was President of Niagara Falls Tourism between 1995 and 2005. In 2005 and 2006, he served as Senior Director of Sales and Marketing for the Niagara Fallsview Casino Resort.

Throughout his career, Mr. Buckley has been highly involved with various tourism boards and commissions including serving as Vice Chair, U.S. Leisure with the Canadian Tourism Commission, Vice Chair with the Ontario Tourism Marketing Partnership Corporation’s Americas Committee and board member of the Tourism Industry Association of Canada.

Noel Buckley has been the President & CEO of Ottawa Tourism since 2008.

Noel Buckley 

President & CEO

Ottawa Tourism