Over 330 local tourism industry insiders gathered on October 17, 2018 at an event at Algonquin College to celebrate the achievements of front-line staff during the 23rd annual Ottawa Tourism Stars of the City Recognition Evening. A total of 1,150 nominations were received from residents and visitors to the region over the past year, nominating front-line staff from 55 businesses for their real-life examples of excellence in customer service. An independent panel of judges comprised of industry leaders decided among 19 finalists to award the ultimate “2018 Star of the City” as well as winners in the following 7 categories.
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Westin and Les Suites hotels win Ottawa Tourism Stars of the City awards
Downtown Rideau has two Shining Stars, thanks to the outstanding staff of two of our hotel members!
Mission and Vision
What we set out to offer
The Downtown Rideau B.I.A.'s mission is to guide the transformation of Downtown Rideau into a world-class shopping and cultural destination. Find out more about what we offer to make this happen.