Boating BC Conference Returns to Richmond in November

Boating BC, a marine association that advocates on behalf of BC-based marine businesses, will hold its two-day annual conference for from November 22 to 23 inclusive. The conference, presented by Mercury Marine, will take place at the Pacific Gateway Hotel in Richmond, BC.

Entitled ‘New Horizons’, the event will focus on opportunities and challenges that are “imminently approaching BC’s recreational marine industry,” according to the association.

the event is set to feature several keynote speakers expected to appeal to prospective delegates. Slated to present are NMMA (US) President, Thom Dammrich; Wells Fargo Commercial Distribution Finance Managing Director, Tim Nixon; Canadian Millenials and Abacus Data CEO, David Colletto; Strategic Storytelling’s Bill Baker; Greater Vancouver Board of Trade President and CEO, Iain Black; and Author, John Izzo.

For additional details on each speaker, visit

Prior to November 22, member delegates can register for $249.00. Non-members can attend for $299.00. Group discounts are available for members with parties of five or more. Special rates are also available for students ($99) and dinner-only guests ($70).

Conference attendees qualify for a special hotel rate at the Pacific Gateway Hotel of $135.00 per night (block code: 1611BOAT).

To register for the conference, visit or call (604) 248-8906