Recent Submissions

  • Embracing change: The Cayuga Collection's way of building resilience in the tourism industry 

    Seiferth, Carolin (VIU Publications, 2021-12)
    By introducing Cayuga Collection as one of the world leaders in sustainable travel, my case study explores principles for building organizational resilience. I will illustrate effective and innovative solutions regarding ...
  • Finding their way through the weeds: How festivals navigated legalized cannabis 

    Shafto, Kiri A.; Van Winkle, Christine M. (VIU Publications, 2021-12)
    With the recent change in public policy, the purpose of this multi-case study is to better understand the implications of cannabis legalization for festivals, including how changes in legislation are affecting policy ...
  • The GNAR Initiative: Empowering gateway communities through collaboration 

    Powell, Jake; Rumore, Danya; Smith, Jordan (VIU Publications, 2021-12)
    Gateway communities throughout the intermountain west are an important part of the tourism experience. They are often the doorstep to the national parks and public lands that draw millions of international and domestic ...
  • Innovative and promising practices in sustainable tourism 

    Vaugeois, Nicole; Phillips, Miles; Arbogast, Doug; Twilley, Danny; World Leisure Centre of Excellence in Sustainability and Innovation at Vancouver Island University; National Extension Tourism Design Team, United States (VIU Publications, 2021-12)
    The intent of this volume is to provide an opportunity for academics, extension professionals, industry stakeholders and community practitioners to reflect, discuss and share the innovative approaches that they have taken ...
  • Social innovation as a tool to create a more sustainable tourism: The example of the platform socialbnb 

    Haufschild, Alexander; Reiser, Dirk (VIU Publications, 2021-12)
    This case study is about an innovative tourism booking platform, socialbnb, founded by students at the Cologne University in 2018. It describes a new accommodation platform that connects social and ecological NGOs with ...