Power Lunch: Looking Ahead – Tourism in the Sea to Sky

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Name: Power Lunch: Looking Ahead – Tourism in the Sea to Sky
Date: July 10, 2019
Time: 11:45 AM - 1:45 PM PDT
Registration: Registration for this event is closed to be added to the waitlist email Olivier@whistlerchamber.com
Event Description:

Quarterly Power Lunches deliver speakers and panels that bring fresh perspectives and real solutions to make business easy. Powering up your lunch with us keeps you dialed into world class business inspiration. We want you feeling energized and empowered to elevate your business. 

A conversation with leaders of Destination BC and Tourism Whistler

Marsha Walden, President & CEO of Destination BC, will provide an outlook on the global tourism landscape and discuss how businesses can compete in an increasingly crowded digital marketplace. She will share an update on the destination development strategy for the Sea to Sky corridor and how the region fits into the provincial government?s new Strategic Framework for Tourism in B.C.
Barrett Fisher, President & CEO at Tourism Whistler will then facilitate a conversation which will dive deeper into these topics in relation to Whistler and its businesses.
Key Takeaways:
  *   What's ahead in tourism on a global scale
  *   How to ensure your business is digitally ready
  *   How Whistler and the Sea to Sky fit into BC's tourism strategy

11:30 - Registration
11:45 - Doors open
12:00 - Lunch and Conversation
13:45 - End

Marsha Walden, President & CEO of Destination BC
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Marsha Walden is the President and Chief Executive Officer for Destination British Columbia. A life-long British Columbian, Marsha's career spans corporate leadership roles in marketing, strategy, transformation, operations, communications and social responsibility. Marsha is an active volunteer.  She is the 2018 Campaign Cabinet Chair for United Way of the Lower Mainland and also sits on the Presidents Group promoting workplace and employment accessibility in BC. Marsha holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of British Columbia, loves to travel, and takes full advantage of family life in our extraordinary province.
Conversation facilitated by Barrett Fisher, President & CEO at Tourism Whistler.

Cancellation Policy: Payment is non refundable for cancellations made within 3 business days of the event, or non attendance on the day.
If you have registered and paid for an event or training, you will be automatically added to the attendance list.


Event Sponsors:

The Westin Resort &Spa - Emerald B
4090 Whistler Way, Whistler, BC V8E 1J3
Contact Information:
Olivier Dallaire Dumas - Events Manager 604.932.5922 ext. 24

Early Bird Rate:
Members $52 Non-Members $72
Table of 10: Members $499
(Available until wed, June 26, Noon)

Regular rate:
Members $57 Non-Members $79
Table of 10: Members $520
All prices are subject to GST. Registration is open until Tues, July 9, Noon
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