Locals join tourism board

Vernon's Ingrid Dilschneider and Silver Star's Warren Burgess elected to Tourism Industry Association of B.C. board

There is a North Okanagan presence on an organization dedicated to promoting tourism in B.C.

Ingrid Dilschneider of Vernon and Silver Star’s Warren Burgess have been elected to the board of the Tourism Industry Association of B.C.

Dilschneider is the director of sales and marketing at Predator Ridge Resort while Burgess is with the Pinnacles Suite Hotel at Silver Star.

TIABC is an association of tourism-related organizations and businesses.

As the voice of the $13 billion tourism sector, TIABC works with government, the business community, media and other sectors to advocate for the 18,000 tourism businesses in B.C.