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TRUMP INTERNATIONAL HOTEL & TOWER CHICAGO

TRUMP INTERNATIONAL HOTEL & TOWER CHICAGO


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May 31-June 6, 2011

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•CTO Canada hosted 5 leading travel journalists on a

group media di press ttrip i MMay 31 31-June J 5/6 5/6, 2011

•3 of the journalists j & CTO rep p stayed y an additional

day in Denver

•Chris Chris Ryall, Ryall CTO Canadian Co-director Co director & Jennifer

Bartlett-Alpert, CTO In-state Int’l Co-ordinator escorted

the media

•Tour included Denver, Vail, Grand Junction area,

Telluride, Mesa Verde National Park & Durango

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1) Cinda Chavich- Freelance Writer/Author

-Globe Globe & Mail (Canada’s (Canada s national daily) Avenue Magazine

2) Isabelle Laflamme – Travel Writer

-Le Journal de Montreal, QMI (syndicated ( y news agency) g y)

3) Michele Mandel – Columnist

-Toronto Sun (daily) – articles also run in sister publications

4) Kathleen Kenna – Travel Writer

-Toronto Star (Canada’s largest daily)

5) Janet Gyenes – Freelance Writer; Editor (BC Homes)

- Just for Canadian Doctor’s Magazine/Just for Canadian Dentists

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The group were especially impressed by the following;

-Arts Scene in Denver Copy Box

-Denver’s Culinary diversity/innovative dishes/restaurants

-Gateway Canyon Resort – stunning scenery, range of activities

-Vail – village life, restaurants, shops

-Grand Junction area – wineries (personable),

-Telluride – cultural/outdoor activities activities,many many arts for a small town

-Mesa Verde NP – great scenery, cliff dwellings, fascinating history

-Durango – Old & New west blend together, native heritage

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Accommodation: Courtyard Marriott Copy (downtown); Box JW Marriott

Dining: Mad Greens, Wynkoop Brewery; dine-around – Argyll, Aria,

Second Home, Courtyard Marriott

AActivities: ti iti Denver D Art A t Museum, M Museum M District, Di t i t Ki Kirkland kl d MMuseum, MMolly ll

Brown House, State Capitol, The Cell, Cherry Creek, downtown areas

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Vail/Gateway Header Box Canyon

Accommodation: Gateway Canyons Copy Resort Box

Dining – Sapphire Restaurant & Oyster Bar, Entrada Restaurant

(Gateway), Paradox Grill (Gateway)

AActivities ti iti - VVail il village ill walk, lk visit i it and d ttasting ti at t Whit Whitewater t Hill Wi Winery,

Wine tasting dinner, rafting on the Colorado River, horseback riding, spa,

Automobile Museum

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Telluride/Mesa Verde NP

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Accommodation – Hotel Columbia, Far View View Lodge

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Dining – M’s Restaurant, Hotel Madeline, New Sheridan Chophouse

Activities – Ah Haa School tour, Telluride town/village tour, park hike;

Mesa Verde – Cliff Palace, Spruce Tree, other sites

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Durango

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Accommodation – Sky Ute Casino Resort

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Dining – Diamond Belle Saloon, Bar D Chuckwagon, Sky Ute Casino

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Activities – Tour of Diamond Belle/hotel, biking along Animas River Trail,

exploring p g Durango, g , Bar D Chuckwagon g Show, , Southern Ute Cultural

Center & Museum

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1) Cinda Chavich- Freelance Writer/Author

-Globe Globe & Mail (Canada’s (Canada s national daily) Avenue Magazine

2) Isabelle Laflamme – Travel Writer

-Le Journal de Montreal, QMI (syndicated ( y news agency) g y)

3) Michele Mandel – Columnist

-Toronto Sun (daily) – articles also run in sister publications

4) Kathleen Kenna – Travel Writer

-Toronto Star (Canada’s largest daily)

5) Janet Gyenes – Freelance Writer; Editor (BC Homes)

- Just for Canadian Doctor’s Magazine/Just for Canadian Dentists

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Cinda Chavich- Freelance Writer/Author

Globe & Mail

-Canada’s national daily

-Circulation – 381,011

- Focus/Theme – Destination overview, Culinary/Wine y

-Potential Media Value - $35,000

Avenue Magazine

-Alberta based city lifestyle magazine – upscale readership

-Circulation – 30,000

-Focus/Theme – Denver, Colorado’s Culinary/Wine/Chefs

-Potential Media Value - $15,000

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Kathleen Kenna – Freelance Writer (former Washington

bureau chief at the Toronto Star)

Toronto Star/thestar.com

-Canada’s Canada s largest daily

-Circulation – 566,706

- Focus/Theme – Colorado destination overview, region overviews

-Potential Media Value - $75,000

- The Star.com has 5 million unique visitors per month

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Janet Gyenes – Editor – BC Homes/Freelance Writer

Just for Canadian Doctors Magazine

-National travel/lifestyle magazine for medical doctors in Canada

-Circulation – 32,100

- Focus/Theme – Colorado Destination overview, Denver, activities

-Potential Media Value - $15,000

Just for Canadian Dentists Magazine

-National travel/lifestyle magazine for dentists in Canada

-Circulation – 6,000

-Focus/Theme – Denver, Colorado Destination overview, activities

-Potential Media Value - $10,000

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Michele Mandel – Staff Writer/Columnist

Toronto Sun

-One of Canada’s largest g dailies – one in a chain across Canada

-Circulation – 282,389

- F Focus/Theme /Th – CColorado l d DDestination ti ti overview, i culture, lt activities ti iti

-Potential Media Value - $30,000

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Isabelle Laflamme – Freelance Travel Writer

QMI news agency

-National news agency that syndicates material to various dailies and

weeklies across Canada

-Circulation – more than 4 million with combined dailies/weeklies

- Focus/Theme – Destination overview, Art/Cultural Activities

-Potential Media Value - $100,000 plus – depends how many papers run

stories – sent out to syndicated members

Le Journal de Montreal

-One of Montreal’s French dailies

-Circulation – 275,800

-Focus/Theme – Arts Culture, Scenic Beauty, Activities

-Potential Media Value - $25,000

TOTAL POTENTIAL MEDIA VALUE - $305 $305,000

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