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About Tourism Burnaby

Tourism Burnaby is a leading, sector-focused destination marketing and resource organization that develops, promotes and assists in the city’s tourism growth through innovative community, regional and partner programs.

Organizational Overview
Tourism Burnaby is a non-profit destination marketing organization whose purpose is to support tourism promotional activities in order to increase visitation to the city. As part of its mandate, Tourism Burnaby is responsible for marketing, promoting and selling the city as a site for corporate meetings, pleasure travel, cultural, sports and special events. The organization was incorporated on October 25, 2004 under the Society Act of British Columbia.

Board of Directors & Management

Paul Gallop, General Manager, Element Vancouver Metrotown

Doug Spindler, Assistant Director – Treasury Services, City of Burnaby


Chris Perna, General Manager, Hilton Vancouver Metrotown

Mike Kaerne, Burnaby Board of Trade Representative

Councillor Paul McDonell, City of Burnaby

Lynda Cannell, Chief Operating Officer, Fortius Sport & Health

Scott Johnson, General Manager, Holiday Inn Metrotown

Executive Director
Chris Peters,

Senior Manager, Sport Tourism/Sport Burnaby
Jennifer Scott,

Manager, Marketing and Business Development
Seth Li,

Marketing and Communications Coordinator
Ravina Sidhu,

Office Telephone Number: 604.419.0377
Office Address: 309 – 4603 Kingsway, Burnaby, BC V5H 4M4