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Article published 30/08/2023

Passionate about tourism and events in Perthshire? 

The Perthshire Tourism Leadership Group (PTLG) is looking for people working in the industry to help influence and grow the future of tourism in Perthshire.

The visitor economy is a key part of the economy of Perth and Kinross. There are over 650 tourism and hospitality businesses located in the region, employing over 11,000 people and the sector supports many more jobs and communities through the wider spend of these businesses and visitors themselves.

PTLG members will be asked for their insights, suggestions and ideas to review and shape the Perthshire Tourism Action Plan, the strategic plan for developing the sector. They will help ensure that opportunities to strengthen the visitor economy are identified and that tourism is developed in balance with local communities.

Why join the Perthshire Tourism Leadership Group?

  • to influence change  
  • to make new industry connections  
  • to exchange insights and gain knowledge from others  
  • to shape the future of tourism in Perthshire 
  • to encourage businesses to get involved and innovate in ways that support the strategy and plan

It’s easy to get involved

The PTLG are looking for dynamic individuals who are committed to shaping the future of tourism across Perthshire.  

Expand your connections, put your skills and experience to good use and gain knowledge from industry peers.   

Individuals will be invited to join the Perthshire Tourism Leadership Group on a voluntary basis, with their time been given freely, and the group is expected to convene in-person on a quarterly basis.  

The first industry workshop will take place on Tuesday 3 October. This will be the first time for interested individuals to gather and discuss the action plan and next steps.

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