Ray Freeman is a contributing author for the LinkBC Open Text Project. This textbook is an introduction to the tourism and hospitality industry in British Columbia, and is written with a first year college and university audience in mind. It is a collaborative work with input from educators, industry leaders, employers, and past graduates of BC’s tourism and hospitality management programs. Ray co-authored chapters on Services Marketing and Customer Service.

Ray Freeman (Royal Roads University, Victoria, Canada) and Eugene Thomlinson (Latrobe University, Melbourne, Australia) have been published in a themed issue of Tourism Review International on cycling tourism research. Topic: Mountain Bike Tourism and Community Development in British Columbia: Critical Success Factors for the Future. Volume 18, Number 1, 2014, ISSN 1544-2712, E-ISSN 1943-442

Redefining the Story Mountain Bike Tourism in British Columbia May, 2013 (Mountain Bike Tourism Symposium)

Mountain Bike Tourism: Benefits of Collaboration  May, 2013 (Canadian Council for Small Business and Entrepreneurship Conference)  

Mountain Bike Tourism and Community Development in British Columbia – Critical Success Factors for the Future. Paper ; Presentation

Velo-City Conference, Vancouver, British Columbia, June 29, 2012 (13:30) “Who are the Customers. How to develop the market for Cycling Tourism” 

Victoria International Cycling Festival, June 20, 2012, Spoke n’ Word event

Tourism Educators Conference, Kamloops, British Columbia, 2014.

Australian Cycle Tourism Conference, Canberra, Australia, February 2012. (Keynote)

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