Toronto – Sherrill Denny pled guilty and was convicted of two (2) counts of operating as a travel agent without registration, contrary to section 4(1)(a) of the Travel Industry Act, 2002.

Ms. Denny was sentenced to a fine of $10,000 per count, plus Victim Surcharge Fees, for a total of $25,000, on both counts combined.

Ms. Denny was employed as a branch manager of a TICO registered travel agency. Her actions resulted in substantial financial losses to the consumers. Her employer assumed liability and reimbursed the consumers. After the charges were laid, Ms. Denny reimbursed her employer in full. Ms. Denny operated in Stratford and elsewhere in Ontario.

Formed in 1997, TICO is a not-for-profit corporation wholly financed by Ontario-registered travel agents and wholesalers. It administers the Travel Industry Act, 2002 and the Ontario Travel Industry Compensation Fund. TICO may be contacted at (905) 624-6241 or 1-888-451-TICO. Visit TICO’s website at or email TICO at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..



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Mr. Richard Smart, President & C.E.O. or Dorian Werda, Vice President, Operations
Tel: (905) 624-6241 / Toll Free: 1-888-451-TICO