New Industry, film, and communications supervisor Chris Mcleod comes to Whistler

Posted By: The Ski Channel on July 20, 2011 11:06 am

WHISTLER, BC, July 15, 2011 –  A new head of Whistler Blackcomb’s Industry, Film and Communications Supervisor has been appointed. His name is Chris Mcleod and he assumed his new role on July 12, 2011.


“I am very excited to take on this new role with Whistler Blackcomb,” says Chris McLeod. “I am extremely passionate about Whistler, the mountains, as well as the Ski, Snowboard, and Mountain Bike Industries, and I look forward to bringing this passion and enthusiasm to this role.”

Chris’ background includes employment with Whistler Blackcomb since 2003. He spent the past three years working on the sales team as the Youth Business Developer. Chris’ educational background includes a Bachelor of Communications Degree specializing in Public Relations, and he has extensive knowledge of Whistler Blackcomb. 


Chris will be Whistler Blackcomb’s Public Relations point person for all Ski, Snowboard, and Mountain Bike Industry Relations, as well as supervising Whistler Blackcomb’s operations and snow communications, and overseeing all commercial filming inquiries.  Chris can be reached by phone at 604-938-7111, or via email, and he works Tuesdays through Saturdays.


“We’re very excited to have Chris on the team” says Tabetha Boot, Whistler Blackcomb’s Public Relations and Communications Manager. “We are confident in his ability to make a seamless transition from where Ryan Proctor left off, providing a great, mutually beneficial connection between the ski, snowboard and bike Industry and Whistler Blackcomb.”