|Raymond Chan - Vice-President, 2010 and Corporate Relations, Tourism British Columbia.|
Raymond Chan joined Tourism British Columbia in 1997, providing leadership on projects such as Tourism British Columbia's transition to a Crown corporation, the creation of an industry-government lobby for improved air access and development of British Columbia's Tourism Strategic Framework 2005-2015. In April 2005, he took on major responsibility for managing the growing opportunities resulting from the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games. He is Chair of the 2010 Tourism Consortium, a partnership of the host tourism destinations of British Columbia, Vancouver, Whistler, and Canada to maximize the tourism benefits from 2010. Prior to joining Tourism BC, he held senior positions with the Province of B.C. as Executive Director, Government Services and Executive Director, Purchasing Commission. He is an MBA graduate of the University of British Columbia.