Tourism Calgary Vice-President of Marketing Announcement

Tourism Calgary is announcing the resignation of Gisele Danis from her position as vice-president of marketing and communications. 

Gisele has been a strong ambassador for Tourism Calgary for the past three years. Her marketing expertise has led to significant contributions to Calgary’s tourism industry and to the organization’s marketing direction, corporate strategy and vision.  Her creativity, innovation and leadership will be missed. Fortunately, Gisele has built and mentored an industry-leading team ready to take the reins and build from the foundation of the past three years. 

Gisele is leaving for a remarkable opportunity to join Brookfield Residential heading up their marketing and communications. She wishes to express her gratitude and thanks to the tourism community for their support and partnership.

Jeff Hessel is moving into the role of acting vice-president of marketing. He has 15 years of tourism marketing expertise and has led the Tourism Calgary team through significant campaigns with a depth of knowledge in all areas of the organization’s marketing units and platforms. Jeff has the full support of the Tourism Calgary team and Board of Directors.