Tourism Revelstoke has announced the appointment of six new board members, who represent various tourism interest groups, in hopes of advancing tourism in the community and advising on strategic direction.
Nico Leenders has joined the board as a non-traditional accommodator. Leenders is Director of Hospitality for WesternTrust, the parent company of Revelstoke Property Services, a property management company that oversees more than 175 rental units in the community.
Mike Brown of Taco Club, Carol Palladino of Revelstoke Arts ad Culture, Cheryl Swanson of Revy Riders Dirt Bike Club and Dave Pehowich of Selkirk Tangiers Heli Skiing have all been named to the board as experience providers as each offers own perspective on the tourism landscape.
Tourism Revelstoke has also appointed Kevin Manuel as Director of Marketing at Revelstoke Mountain Resort. Manuel is also a member of the Kootenay Rockies Tourism Board of Directors and Destination British Columbia’s Tourism Marketing Committee.
The new board members will attend their first meeting on July 13.
Contact [email protected] for more information on the new council or how to get involved in tourism in Revelstoke.
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