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Norfolk County Tourism

Norfolk County Tourism features blog posts and videos from several local ambassadors on a wide range of topics:

Active Living – Amélie Chanda

GoNorfolk camping faces

Amélie Chanda is a Norfolk County based wellness coach with a passion for active living.

She works with individuals and organizations that are ready to make a commitment to a healthy life.

She provides support, tools and motivation to help her clients reach their health goals.

In 2017 she launched the #GoNorfolk community initiative to empower people to get off the couch and to explore Norfolk County. She is now the Active Living Ambassador for Norfolk County. More…

Culture – Nikki Campbell Schram

#Scene NorfolkNikki Campbell Schram is Cultural Ambassador for Norfolk County.

She originally hails from Hamilton, Ontario, and moved to Norfolk County when she was just 20 years old.  She instantly fell in love with Norfolk County where she has pursued her passion for creativity.

Nikki is the owner of Art with Heart in Port Dover offering a diverse range of art based programming for both children and adults and is also actively involved with youth drama programming at both the Old Town Hall in Waterford and the Lighthouse Festival Theatre. More…

Food & Drink – Jason Mayo

Chef Ryan and Norfolk Flavours Ambassador Jason Mayo

Jason Mayo is #NorfolkFlavours Food & Drink Ambassador for Norfolk County.

Jason teaches with the Grand Erie District School Board at Waterford High School. He earned the Literacy/Education Award at the Local Food Champions Recognition Day organized by SCOR.

Jason has also appeared twice on the TV series MasterChef Canada.

His food dream is to get people eating together and enjoying the foods they have around them. More…

Hooked on Angling – Jason Barnucz

Jason Barnucz #hookedonnorfolk

Jason Barnucz is an avid angler, fisheries biologist and resident of Norfolk County.

Jason will be sharing his knowledge of angling techniques and locations with a new video blog series called “Hooked On Norfolk”.

This series will provide updates on everything angling related in, and around, Norfolk County.

Whether you’re an amateur or seasoned angler you will find Hooked on Norfolk a great source of informative and entertaining. More…


Ambassadors Emeritus – Two Fairly Fat Guys

Fairly Fat Guys

The Fairly Fat Guys, Brian Reichheld and Dan Barker, are two volunteers of the Norfolk County Tourism & Economic Development Department who promoted Norfolk County food at events across Ontario, through dozens of cooking demonstrations on their days off.

Their faces, voices and various appearances put a welcoming smile on Norfolk County’s local food movement and raise awareness for Norfolk’s large and diverse agriculture sector. More…