As Executive Director, Jim is responsible for developing, fostering and maintaining excellent working relationships with all levels of government, community and business groups. He maintains a strategic involvement with senior staff of key Venture Kamloops partners to develop and foster economic development in Kamloops. Jim is also responsible for the financial and administrative service delivery and provides support to the Venture Kamloops staff in order to achieve organizational goals and objectives.
Derek de Candole
Economic Development Manager
Our Economic Development Manager is responsible for promoting Kamloops as a business-friendly community and assisting interested businesses in relocating or expanding into Kamloops.
As Office Manager, Cindy is responsible for the day-to-day operation of the Venture Kamloops office. She is the usually the first point of contact for all inquiries, and is always pleased to assist and direct people to the appropriate Venture Kamloops staff member.