Walt Judas has been named as the next chief executive officer of the Tourism Industry Association of BC (TIABC), effective May 15.
Judas is the former vice-president, Marketing Communications, Member Services & Sport for Tourism Vancouver. As part of the senior management team, he managed the departments of Member Relations, Sponsorship, Marketing Services, Travel & Trade Media Relations, and Destination Development. He also handled corporate communications and was the organization’s primary spokesperson.
Most recently, Judas served on more than a dozen local committees including FIFA Women’s World Cup Advisory Committee, the Better Transit and Transportation Coalition, the Vancouver Sport Network’s Grant Review Committee, the City of Vancouver’s Transportation Advisory Group, and the Downtown Vancouver Business Improvement Association’s Access and Mobility Committee.