SKAGWAY, AK – Gary C. Danielson, President of White Pass & Yukon Route is honored by the Alaska Tourism Industry Association with the Lifetime Achievement Award on October 12th at its 2006 Convention held in Valdez, Alaska.
The award was presented by Gary Odle, Past Chair of ATIA and President of Alaska Highway Cruises.
Gary Danielson was “humbled and overwhelmed” by the award and quipped that he’s not done on either his lifetime or achievement yet!
ATIA’s Lifetime Achievement Award:
While not a standing annual award, this recognition will be conferred upon an individual who has demonstrated lifelong support of and leadership in Alaska tourism, promoted industry standards of excellence, and contributed to the industry’s growth as a whole.