Dave Cowen

The Butchart Gar­dens

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The Butchart fam­ily is pleased to an­nounce the appointment of Mr. Dave Cowen to the po­si­tion of Chief Ex­ec­u­tive Of­fi­cer. For­merly the Gen­eral Man­ager, Mr. Cowen’s new appointment is re­flec­tive of his in­volve­ment and lead­er­ship in the tourism and busi­ness com­mu­ni­ties, rep­re­sent­ing The Gar­dens at both the lo­cal and in­ter­na­tional lev­els. Mr. Cowen has a long ten­ure with The Butchart Gar­dens. He was ap­pointed Gen­eral Man­ager in 2007 with re­spon­si­bil­ity for lead­ing a team in ex­cess of 500 staff and over­see­ing daily op­er­a­tions and strate­gic ini­tia­tives. Dave is cur­rently Chair of the Greater Vic­to­ria Har­bour Author­ity and Co-chair of the Tourism Com­mit­tee for the Pa­cific North­west Economic Re­gion. He serves as Past Pres­i­dent of the BC Gar­den Tourism Coali­tion, was for­merly Chair of Tourism Vic­to­ria, and has been an active mem­ber on var­i­ous boards and or­ga­ni­za­tions through­out the re­gion.

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