On a July evening in 2013 Penticton resident Rene Bourque and his female companion, both standing at the windshield of his 28-foot cabin cruiser, approached the Penticton City Wharf. The only illumination on the pier at 10:30 p.m. was a red navigation light located at the end. It blinked every six seconds. Rene says he […]
Archive for February 27th, 2012
Learn more about the impact of tourism on our Valley economy, check out new Tourism Kelowna stats and meet Glenn Mandziuk, the driving force behind the Thompson Okanagan Tourism Association (TOTA). And don’t miss these fascinating stories told in their own words by successful business owners and operators throughout the Okanagan.
For Glenn Mandziuk the possibility of any career outside of tourism and economic development was a non-starter. He was literally born into the profession and has used everything he’s learned to make a name for himself and, more importantly, the organizations he’s led.