Rita founded Tour East Holidays (Canada) in 1976 and since then the Company has gone from
    a niche tour operator focused on organizing trips to China to a global travel brand, operating in
    Canada and the United States. Along the way, Rita has earned a stellar reputation as one of Canada’s
    most innovative busines leaders and has received many awards and accolades from major
    business groups and media. A proud recipient of the Order of Ontario, one of Canada’s
    highest civil honours, Rita, who was named winner of Ernst & Young’s Entrepreneur
    of the Year in 2010, takes great pride in being able to open “new worlds” to clients
    and introducing them to new cultures and traditions through travel.