American Hotel & Lodging Association (AH&LA) - the sole national association representing all sectors and stakeholders in the lodging industry, including individual hotel property members, hotel companies, student and faculty members, and industry suppliers.
Hotel Association of Canada - represents more than 8,500 hotels, motels and resorts that encompass the $17 billion Canadian hotel industry which employs 290,000 people across Canada.
The Alberta Hotel & Lodging Association (AHLA) - a member-driven organization that represents the interests of more than 850 hotels, motels and campgrounds across the province.
CanSPEP - The Canadian Society of Professional Event Planners has basic information about the field.
Meetings Canada - complete guide to meeting places and services in Canada
Hospitality Net - International in scope, this website provides news, industry information, market reports, and useful links.
Cornell University School of Hotel Administration - Institute posts yearly tools, reports, and industry statistics.
Alberta Food Processors Association - a non-profit organization representing all segments of the food and beverage industry growers, processors, retailers, foodservice buyers and service suppliers.
Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) - promotes economic prosperity, strengthening security at the border and of the safety of the food supply, protecting the environment and contributing to the health of Canadians.
Dieticians of Canada - supports ethical, evidence-based best practice in dietetics and the profession's unique body of knowledge of food and nutrition.
Acquired Taste Blog-Food - Continuously updated info about the food scene, maintained by the editors of Acquired Taste Magazine.
Restaurants Canada - is a national, not-for-profit association representing Canada’s diverse and dynamic restaurant and foodservice industry.
Canadian Restaurant News - Updated daily with news about new beverage products, equipment, and events in the restaurant field.
Association of Canadian Travel Agencies (ACTA) - a national trade association representing the retail travel sector of Canada's tourism industry.
SKAL - a professional organization of tourism leaders around the world and the only international group uniting all branches of the travel and tourism industry.