BA, CAAP, RPR, Certified Professional Behavioural Anaylst, Certified Professional Movitvators Anaylst
Peter received his B.A. from Trent University, a Communications and Advertising Accredited Professional (CAAP) Diploma from the Institute of Canadian Advertisers and currently is a designated Registered Professional Recruiter (RPR) from the Association of Professional Recruiters of Canada. Peter is also a Certified Professional Behavioral Analyst, Certified Professional Motivators Analyst and the lead Strategist, Solutions 4 Growth.
Peter started in advertising sales within the Newspaper industry moving into Sales Management then General Management roles. He moved to Victoria to assume the position of Publisher with the Times Colonist in 1995. In 2000 Peter joined high tech start up, Epic Biosonics Inc as CEO and President, returning to the Times Colonist in 2004 as VP Sales & Marketing. In 2010 he became part owner and Publisher of Boulevard Magazine, a position he left in 2012 to join The Executive Network.
Peter has been actively involved in volunteering with numerous community organizations.
Community Service Pacific Tattoo Organizing Committee, 2012. Media and sponsorship liaison. Incoming Chair 2014
Chair 2013 Capital Campaign, Boys & Girls Club
Pacific Institute for Sports Excellence, Board of Directors, 2005-2010
BC Cancer Foundation, “Inspire the World”, 2004, Capital Campaign Cabinet
Campaign Cabinet, United Way of Greater Victoria 2003 – 2005 Campaigns, Division Chair for Hi Tech and Media
Chair, Board of Governors Camosun College, Jan 2002 to 2006
Appointed to Board of Governors for Camosun College, Sept. 2001-Dec. 2001. Vice Chair
Board member Viatec, 2001- 2004
Founding member of the ‘Friends of HMCS Victoria’, Secretary & Deputy Chair 2000 – present.
Board Member for the Q’s TLC Fund for the Kids. 1997 – 2000
Board Director for the Victoria Symphony Orchestra. 1999 – 2001
Vancouver Island Cancer Centre Deputy Campaign Chair “Daring to Believe” Capital Campaign 1999/01
University of Victoria – advisory role for its public relations to the community, 1999-2001
Member of the Better Business Bureau 1989 – 1999
CNIB Eye Appeal Art Event, Media relations, 1997 – present
Member of the Juan de Fuca Hospital Society. 1996 – 1999
Honorary Chair, 1997 and 1998 for the Lion’s Society Springtime Telethon
Past member of the Mayor’s Downtown Task Force, 1998
Officer for Literary Arts Festival Society. 1997 – 2000
Honorary Chair for the Peter Gzowski Invitational Golf Tournament. 1998