Carbonear Island Development
Strategy: The Time Has Come
Mariner Resource Opportunities Network Inc. (M-RON Inc.) announces that Facilities Design Group Inc.
(FDG) has been engaged to prepare a comprehensive tourism destination development strategy to enhance efforts to develop Carbonear Island and surrounding area. The Facilities Design Team, in concert with The Carbonear Island Development Advisory Committee, will prepare a realistic and achievable Development Strategy to build critical investments, current strengths and untapped tourism opportunities surrounding the historic site of Carbonear Island.
M-RON Inc. is pleased to announce that stakeholder consultations will be an integral part of this process with further details forthcoming in advertisements on cable television and in local newspapers. Organizations, individuals, businesses, tourism operators, heritage groups etc. will be given ample opportunity to participate in information sessions, to share ideas that will share the outcome of this development strategy.
The tourism destination development Initiative will focus on:
Generating increased tourism visitation and extended visitation periods resulting in increased tourism related revenue.
Extending the seasonal attractiveness and viability of Tourism and Heritage related activities.
Creating local jobs.
Generating incremental economic activity by tourism-related development.
Stimulating and directing sustainable investment in the local tourism sector of the economy.
Providing international quality products and services, that adhere to Parks Canada’s requirements, in a strategic and sustainable response to market demand.