KINGSTON, ON, October 17, 2018 – RTO 9, the leading strategic partner for tourism in South Eastern Ontario announced that Kathrine Christensen, Sean Billing, and Megan Knott have been appointed as members of the organization’s Board of Directors Executive, effective immediately. The Board of Directors for RTO 9, provides leadership for carrying out the organization’s mission to support and grow the tourism industry through product development and marketing initiatives.
“We are pleased to welcome Kathrine Christensen as Chair to RTO9`s Board of Directors. Kathrine brings a myriad of skills to the position and I look forward to working with such an advocate for the Tourism Industry,” said Bonnie Ruddock, Executive Director of RTO 9.
“I am pleased to be elected as Chair of Regional Tourism Organization 9 here in South Eastern Ontario to help foster successful destinations in the region that set the standard in Ontario,” commented Kathrine Christensen, Executive Director, Thousand Islands Accommodation Partners.
Our Board of Directors
Kathrine Christensen, Chair, Gananoque Position
Sean Billing, Vice Chair, Member At Large
Megan Knott, Treasurer, Kingston Position
Murray Matheson, Past Chair, Kingston Position
Richard Allen Member at Large
Trevor Norris, Bay of Quinte Position
Elizabeth Pilon, Member at Large
Bill Rogerson, Brockville Position
Kevin Lajoie, Cornwall and SDG Position
Rob Plumley, Land O’Lakes Position
Lynn Sullivan, Prince Edward County Position
Carol Sudds, Leeds and Grenville Position
Blair Harris, Advisor to the Board
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RTO 9 is a regional tourism organization established in 2010 that is funded by the Ministry of Tourism, Culture, and Sport. RTO 9 actively promotes tourism for the South Eastern Ontario region and works to support and grow the tourism industry through product development and marketing initiatives.