Partner of the Year

Partner of the Year Award - Designated by Economic Development Winnipeg

Presented to an individual, organization or business that collaborates with Tourism Winnipeg and demonstrates a strong commitment to increasing visitation by contributing to the growth and success of Winnipeg’s tourism industry.

Award Winner

Sport Manitoba

Sport Manitoba has contributed to why Winnipeg is currently ranked as the third best Canadian sport city to host national events and seventh best overall according to the Global Sports Impact Canada Index Report. Sport Manitoba has been an invaluable partner for Tourism Winnipeg and plays an active role in acquiring national and international sporting competitions.

Sport Manitoba partners with more than 100 community organizations for the development and delivery of programs for greater participation and achievement of excellence in amateur sports. The organization also partners with Tourism Winnipeg to demonstrate the importance of hosting national events in the city at Tourism Winnipeg’s annual Sports Forum.

The pursuit of excellence by Sport Manitoba has helped bring Winnipeg’s sports event market into the national spotlight – a gold-medal testament to the partnership work of the organization’s board, staff and volunteers.