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COMMERCIAL BOARD MEMBER (NON-VOTING)

Whistler, BC
Tourism Whistler
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TOURISM WHISTLER
COMMERCIAL BOARD MEMBER (NON-VOTING)
OVERVIEW
Tourism Whistler
is a not for profit, member-based sales and marketing association that actively promotes Whistler's unique position as a world-class, all season resort destination on behalf of its 7,000 business and property owners located on resort lands.
POSITION DETAILS
The make-up of Tourism Whistler's Board of Directors is based on the volume of assessments paid by each member sector. In order to add greater diversity to the Board of Directors, Tourism Whistler is looking to add an ex-officio (non-voting) position from the commercial (retail, restaurant, bar, activity, attraction, etc.) sector, bringing the commercial positions to two.
The primary responsibility of the Board of Directors is to foster the long-term success of Tourism Whistler on behalf of its members. The board provides governance oversight and approves Tourism Whistler's strategic direction and priorities.
EXPERTISE NEEDED
- Knowledge of the tourism industry, with a solid understanding of the Whistler community. - A thoughtful leader with strong critical thinking and strategic nalysis. - Effective interpersonal and communication skills. - Familiarity with budgets and business plans. - High ethical standards and integrity in personal and professional dealings. - Strong understanding of board governance. - Previous board experience an asset.
COMMITMENT REQUIRED
- The ability to serve a minimum 2 year term, in a volunteer capacity. - Active participation in 8 board meetings per year and the Annual General Meeting in May. - Meetings take place in Whistler on the last Tuesday (morning) of the month. - Board meetings do not happen in March, July, August and December. - Active participation in at least 1 functional committee (governance, audit & finance, human resources).
Interested individuals should send an expression of interest and resume to:
Iklaus@tourismwhistler.com
Deadline for submission is Friday, August 10

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