Advocacy 2020

ACITA was formed in June of 2020 after over 12’000 Canadian Independent Travel Advisors were left with no representation during the biggest travel industry disruption of all time.  The following links contain the advocacy showcased by the travel press since June of 2020.

Cathy Cordy Featured - forced repayment of commissions

December 31st, 2020 - CBC

ACITA launches federal petition to protect travel agent commissions

December 31st, 2020 - PAX News

TravelWeek - the year of the Travel Agent

December 31st, 2020 - Travel Week

Government aid programs require effort from Industry

December 15th, 2020 - Travel Pulse

Make sure your voice is Heard

December 15th, 2020 - Travel Week

Airlines have “turned their backs” on women: MP Sahota calls for commission protections

December 14th, 2020 - PAX News

Slater Wilson Patrick Luciani Legacy Award

“Unfair & unjust”: MP Bergen stands up for agents in the House; ACITA invited to 2 caucus advisory meetings

December 11th, 2020 - PAX News

Slater Wilson Patrick Luciani Legacy Award

MP Jag Sahota asks about protecting travel advisors during Question Period

December 11th, 2020 - House of Commons

MP Stephanie Kusie releases a video on Aviation and Travel sector asking for commission protection

December 11th, 2020 - Facebook

MP Gerald Soroka speaks during Transport Committee Meeting

December 1st, 2020 - Facebook

Agents demanding change

November 12, 2020 - Travel Pulse

Like a roller coaster, commission recalls

November 05, 2020 - Travel Week

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