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Toronto, Canada: July 5, 2018
Redwing Institute has been recognized for the third consecutive year by the Luxury Travel Guide Global Awards for it’s exceptional Culture & Nature Discovery Walk outdoor experience
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Toronto, Canada: November 1, 2017 
Redwing Institute is pleased to announce that it has been ranked 33rd in Canada’s TOP 40 Adventure Experiences for 2017 by the Flight Network. This is the third prestigious award for the Ontario-based, experiential learning institute.
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Toronto, Canada: June 15, 2017 
City of Toronto Mayor John Tory has recognized Redwing Institute’s contribution to Toronto’s innovative business community, upon achieving its second consecutive Luxury Travel Guide Global Award, this time for “Bespoke Tour Operator 2017 for Toronto, Canada.
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Toronto, Canada: February 22, 2017 
Redwing Institute, known for its Culture & Nature Discovery Walk, focused on exploring traditional Indigenous culture & teachings through a positive psychology lens, is honoured to present it’s first program at an Individual Podium Presentation at the International Positive Psychology Association (IPPA) Fifth World Congress being held in Montreal, Canada this coming July. The presentation explores the key findings around the intersection between scientific research and practical application of positive psychology principles and models in an outdoor experiential learning environment.
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Toronto, Canada: November 15, 2016
With gift-giving season upon us, and wish lists assembling, now is the perfect time to consider what purchases will truly bring the greatest amount of happiness to family and friends. You guessed it – EXPERIENCES!
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Toronto, Canada: May 26, 2016
Recognized and celebrated for excellence in the tourism and hospitality industry, Redwing Institute is pleased to announce that it’s Culture & Nature Discovery Walk has recently been awarded the “Unique Experience of the Year” for Toronto, Ontario, Canada by the Luxury Travel Guide Global Awards 2016.
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Redwing Institute’s Culture & Nature Discovery Walk was featured in the Toronto Star GTA News section on July 23 , 2016.
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July 24th, 2017
Redwing Institute a refreshing journey
I must admit meeting Lisa Gervais had me feeling slightly uneasy. Sporting somewhat of a Lara Croft adventurous vibe, the passionate founder of the award-winning walking tour company Redwing Institute looked equipped for some serious trekking. Hopefully, I would be able to keep up.
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April 13th, 2017
Discover a different side of Toronto on these tours
Too often we associate city tours with busloads of camera-clicking tourists –zipping through attraction after attraction while a loud guide drones on in the background. That’s a shame because a good tour is anything but. And the best excursions have passionate guides who lead you through discoveries and experiences that leave you with an intimate appreciation of a slice of the city you’re exploring. Fortunately, there are some tours of Toronto that do just that.
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Redwing Institute’s Founder, Lisa Gervais, was a guest on Innovation Nation, CIUT 89.5FM November 30th, 2016
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Redwing Institute’s Founder, Lisa Gervais, was a guest on News Talk Radio 1010. June 20th, 2016
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Redwing Institute’s Founder, Lisa Gervais, was a guest on Talk Radio AM640. Talk Radio AM640
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