Tourism Windsor Essex Pelee Island is the official Destination Marketing Organization (DMO) for the regional tourism industry. We are a not-for-profit organization that is dedicated to promoting and selling Windsor, Essex and Pelee Island as a remarkable destination for tourist, convention goers and business travelers.

Our Vision:

Windsor Essex Pelee Island will be a top of mind regional tourism destination in Ontario offering authentic and diverse visitor experiences.

Our Mandate:

The core functions of Tourism Windsor Essex Pelee Island in building a united tourism industry are:

  • Marketing and communications
  • Visitor services
  • Event Attraction
  • Product and Program Development

Our Mission:

We are a tourism industry collaborative committed to enhancing the region’s economy and quality of life through:

  • Supporting destination development and industry operators
  • Actively facilitating partner engagement
  • Effectively marketing our destination

Click here to see Our Staff.

Tourism Windsor Essex Pelee Island is currently led by the following Board of Directors




Mayor Nelson Santos – Town of Kingsville


Danielle Stuebing
Director of Community Outreach Services
Essex Region Conservation Authority


Gordon Orr
Chief Executive Officer – Tourism Windsor Essex Pelee Island
*non-voting member



Mayor Drew Dilkens
City of Windsor

Warden Gary McNamara
County of Essex

Mayor Ray Durocher
Township of Pelee

Deputy Mayor Crystal Meloche
Town of LaSalle

Councillor Jo-Anne Gignac
City of Windsor

Natalie Lepine
Senior Manager, Resort and Hotel Sales
Caesars Windsor

Tom O’Brien
Cooper’s Hawk Vineyards

Chris Savard
General Manager
Devonshire Mall