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Supporters

Each year, the generosity of donors and partners enables us to fund a diverse array of conservation, research and education initiatives as well as Ocean Wise’s operations and capital projects. To all of you – thank you.


Donations

Chairman’s Circle $25,000+

  • BMO Financial Group
  • Coca-Cola Canada
  • Diamond Foundation
  • DP World (Canada) Ltd
  • Employment and Social Development Canada
  • Environment Canada
  • ECO Canada
  • Fisheries and Oceans Canada
  • Gaming Policy and Enforcement Branch
  • Imperial Oil Foundation
  • Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada
  • London Drugs Foundation
  • McLean Foundation
  • Mountain Equipment Co-op
  • National Fish and Wildlife Foundation
  • Rudy and Patricia North
  • North Growth Foundation
  • Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada
  • Overwaitea Food Group
  • PCL Construction Group Inc
  • Polar Knowledge Canada
  • Port of Vancouver
  • Prince Rupert Port Authority
  • RBC Foundation
  • Red Butterfly Foundation
  • Sandpiper Foundation
  • Sea World & Busch Gardens Conservation Fund
  • Sitka Foundation
  • Patricia Sloan and Sue Biggs
  • Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council
  • The Tong and Geraldine Louie Family Foundation
  • The W. Garfield Weston Foundation
  • The Walsh Foundation
  • Mark Tindle and Leslie Cliff
  • United Nations Association in Canada
  • Vancouver Aquarium Conservation Foundation
  • Joanne and Stuart Watts
  • WESTCOAST Sightseeing
  • Maurice and Stacy White
  • Estate of William J. Winder
  • World Wildlife Fund
  • Peter and Renate Zirpke

President’s Circle $10,000 - $24,999

  • A & W Food Services of Canada Limited
  • Alpha Mechanical Contracting Ltd
  • Armstrong Family Foundation
  • Association of Zoos and Aquariums
  • Georgia and Robert Bohm
  • Canadian Ferry Operators Association
  • Charles and Dale Young Foundation
  • Chevron Canada Limited
  • Delta Land Developments Ltd
  • Earth Rangers Foundation
  • Fairmile Developments Ltd
  • Fluor Canada Ltd
  • David Hamilton-Smith
  • Lagniappe Foundation
  • Robert and Janet Landucci
  • Layfield Group Ltd
  • Dr. John and Marian MacFarlane
  • Nathanson Schachter & Thompson
  • National Oceanic Atmospheric Association
  • Neptune Bulk Terminals (Canada) Ltd
  • Northam Beverages Ltd
  • One Ocean Expeditions Inc
  • OpenRoad Auto Group
  • Shearwater Research
  • William and Carol Slater
  • TD Waterhouse Private Giving Foundation
  • The BMW Store
  • The Highbury Foundation
  • The Pester Family
  • Tides Canada Foundation
  • Tides Canada Initiatives - MaPP Implementation Funding Support Project
  • Tides Foundation
  • Vancouver Airport Authority
  • Vancouver Foundation
  • Vivreau North America
  • Walter & Duncan Gordon Foundation
  • Dr. John Webster and Lyn Webster
  • Julius Wong and Kathleen Stevens
  • Yosef Wosk, OBC
  • Henning and Tanya Wulff
  • Yacht Family Foundation

Patron’s Circle ($5,000 - $9,999)

  • Aquatica Submarines Inc
  • Back in Motion
  • Beedie Development Group
  • Nancy and Niels Bendtsen
  • Alexander Berardi and Thomas Grogan
  • Blue Planet Links Foundation
  • Canadian Wildlife Federation
  • Stephanie Carlson
  • David Suzuki Foundation
  • James and Jaclyn Dayson
  • Dell Canada Inc
  • Tom and Peggy English
  • Entree Canada Destinations Inc
  • Estate of Nancy Wright Chapman
  • Dr. Allen and Shari Gaerber
  • Catherine Imrie and Jay Biskupski
  • Kebet Holdings Ltd
  • KPMG
  • Lohn Foundation
  • Dr. Peter and Lucile MacKay
  • Marin Investments
  • Martha Lou Henley Charitable Foundation
  • Cristina Mittermeier
  • Rob Murray
  • Musson Cattell Mackey Partnership
  • Dr. John Nightingale and Jacqueline Gijssen
  • Rory and Colleen North
  • Odlum Brown Limited
  • Pedersen's Rentals Sales
  • The Pratt Family
  • Prince of Whales Whale Watching
  • Bluetree Foundation
  • RBC Employee Volunteer Grants Program
  • Rennie
  • Robert Fleming Lawyers
  • Rory and Jane Young Foundation
  • Salt Spring Coffee
  • SCA North America
  • Shawn Siak
  • Keith and Sheryl Spencer
  • The Andrew Mahon Foundation
  • Margaret Waldron
  • Waste Control Services & Recycling Inc
  • Neale and Debra Wortley through the Victoria Foundation
  • YMCA of Greater Toronto
  • ZLC Foundation

Conservation Circle $2,500 - $4,999

  • Appcentrica Inc
  • Apple Canada Inc
  • Aviva Canada Inc
  • Bayview Fish Mongers
  • David and Nyle Beck
  • Blue Water Cafe + Raw Bar
  • David and Lesley Bookbinder
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • W.L. Burt
  • Canadian Heritage
  • Canadian Museums Association
  • Jan Canning
  • Chan Family Foundation
  • Ronald and Ardelle Cliff
  • Constellation Brands Canada
  • Douglas Coupland
  • Stuart and Marlies Coventry
  • Dr. Julius Csotonyi
  • Jean-Pierre and Karen Daem
  • Disney Research
  • Earnscliffe Strategy Group
  • Paul Egger and Kit To
  • Patrick Farkas
  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • Peter and Barbara Finley
  • Bruce and Wendy Fougner
  • Don and Margaret Garnett
  • Givergy
  • Golf BC
  • Andrew and Nora Harmsworth
  • Nati Herron
  • Ann Howe
  • Dr. Paul and Elizabeth Janke
  • Curtis and Melanie Jerrom
  • Cindy Johnson
  • Susan Kaltenegger
  • Sherry Kao
  • Cory Kinney
  • Mars Koo
  • Sophie Lavoie
  • Rena Lawlan
  • Bart H. MacDougall
  • Wendi Mackay
  • John and Sarah McAlpine
  • Shea Mceachrane-Johnson
  • Barb and Steve McKerrell
  • Suzann Millar
  • Shelley-Mae Mitchell and Mike Boehm
  • Derral and Linda Moriyama
  • Simon and Melanie Morris
  • Dr. PJ Murphy and Ria Terins
  • Ocean Wise Conservation Association
  • Michelle Patterson
  • Dennis Perry and Susan Drury
  • RBC Royal Bank
  • Stephen Richards and Linda Loo
  • TJ Schmaltz and Sanam Bakhtiar
  • Sewell's Landing Inc
  • Simon Fraser University
  • Patricia Stephenson
  • TELUS
  • The Fairmont Kea Lani
  • Vaughan and Nicholas Thornton
  • William and Eileen Wheeler
  • Wheeler Family Foundation
  • Jennifer Wu

Ocean Advocates - $1,000 - $2,499

  • Brian Angus and Dorothy Stauffer
  • Arlene and Charles Smith
  • Barbara and Robert Atkinson
  • Dr. Patricia Baird
  • Greg and Ingrid Barnes
  • Gokhan Basaran
  • Christian and Alexandra Baxter
  • Jo-Ann and Brian Bayley
  • Nicole Burke and Steven Cole
  • Penny Bush
  • Doug and Eva Christopher
  • Miranda Coffen
  • Allan and Ann-Marie Copping
  • Harold and Joan Copping
  • Alicia Cornford
  • Don and Karen Crane
  • Richard and Karen Davis
  • Dr. Keith and Elizabeth Dawson
  • Guy and Tiffany Dean
  • Derek DiMartile and Ilona Biran
  • Jeremy Douglas and Catherine Acuna
  • Drink Inc. Events
  • Ginny Dubow
  • Eagle Wing Whale Watching & Wildlife Tours
  • Shanni & Michael Eckford
  • Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise
  • Fairmont Chateau Whistler
  • Alan Ferguson
  • Five Star Whale Watching
  • Flight Centre
  • Allen M. Fowlis
  • Barbara French
  • Rizwan and Imrana Gehlen
  • Monica Gewurz
  • Dr. Mary Gilbert and Terry Snutch
  • Thomas Hanger
  • Brian and Dilys Hanna
  • Harley Cross Photography
  • Nancy Herbert
  • Janice Hills
  • Dr. Akira and Hamako Horii
  • Indochino Apparel Inc
  • J.M. Ryder and Associates, Terrain Analysis Inc
  • Audre Jackson
  • Holly Jarman
  • Joe Fortes Seafood & Chop House
  • Ashik Karim
  • Lori Kay
  • Yu-Hui Kiang
  • Kimprints
  • Ivan and Edith Kiss
  • Lafarge Construction Ltd
  • Gordon and Carleen Leidal
  • Terry Lowe
  • James and Nancy Lyman
  • Peter and Helen Malcolm
  • Dr. Jeff Marliave
  • Sophie Martin
  • McCain Foods (Canada)
  • Rene McComber
  • Jill McKnight and Stephen Smith
  • MCL News & Media
  • Beatrice Mears
  • Barbara Meens Thistle
  • Sandra Menzer
  • Elizabeth Moran
  • Morneau Shepell
  • Bob Muster
  • Ian Myles
  • Naramata Bench Wineries Association
  • Ron Neufeld
  • Philip and Brita Owen
  • Rene Garcia and Susana Paulin
  • John and Joyce Pearkes
  • Matthew Purdy
  • RBC Wealth Management PH&N Investment Counsel
  • Dan and Deborah Rollins
  • Dr. Peter and Tanya Ross
  • Marlene Russo
  • Dr. June Ryder
  • Martha Schmidt
  • Dr. Sue Schonberg
  • Sea Star Estate Farm & Vineyards
  • Seaspan International Ltd
  • Shark Byte Audio Ltd
  • SKOOKUM Festival
  • Skretting
  • Arlene and Robert Smith
  • Norman Snihur
  • Jonathan Stewart
  • Swarovski Group
  • Sysco Vancouver
  • Dr. Beverley Tamboline
  • James Taylor
  • Sonja Taylor
  • Thomas and Dorothy Burgess Memorial Fund,
  • Thurso Surf
  • Amber Towers
  • Tru World
  • Tymac Launch Service
  • University of British Columbia
  • Vancouver Whitecaps FC
  • Charles, Anne and Maxwell Watty
  • Karen Westwood
  • Stephanie White
  • Wickaninnish Inn
  • WireIE
  • Dr. David and Dr. Jennifer Wood
  • Mitchell Young

Ocean Ambassadors $250 - $999

  • Sam Abadian
  • David Adair
  • Michelle Addison
  • AG Hair Cosmetics
  • Heidi Alberti
  • Brittany Alda
  • Carmen Anderson
  • Morgan Anderson
  • Jonathan Andreas
  • Noreen Angus
  • Aquilini Investment Group
  • Arc'Teryx Equipment
  • Barbara Armstrong
  • Louise Auger
  • Dr. Gage Averill and Giovanna Perot-Averill
  • B Fit Personal Training
  • Elizabeth Baechler
  • Karen Baerg
  • Conni Bagnall
  • Dr. Simon and Dale Baker
  • Crystal Baldwin
  • William Ball
  • Ballet British Columbia
  • Cristina Barbosa
  • Aimée Barrie
  • Kimberly Bartlett
  • Jenifer Bartlett
  • Michael and Jodi Beattie
  • Ross and Dr. Patricia Beaty
  • Marsha Belanger
  • Colin Bell
  • Jeffrey Billie
  • Pamela Bishop
  • Heather Black
  • BMW Car Club of BC
  • Brenda Bolwyn
  • Darren and Marti Bombardier
  • Gregory Booth
  • Robbie Boparai
  • Deborah Boren
  • Christian and Sarah Bosio
  • John Botelho and Kimberly Johnston
  • Tess Boutilier-Wilson
  • Peter and Maggie Bradshaw
  • John Brennan and Karen McGillivray
  • Dr. Allison Brennan
  • Bright Funds Foundation
  • Priscilla Brooks-Hill
  • Marie Brown
  • Anne Brozensky
  • Peter Budden
  • Stefanie Buntinx
  • Burnished Apple Designs
  • John and Frances Burnside
  • Burrowing Owl Estate Winery & Sonora Room
  • Bruce and Anita Burton
  • Sheila C. Byers
  • Judy Calvert
  • Adrienne and John Canty
  • Canucks Sports & Entertainment
  • CareVest Capital Inc
  • John Carlan
  • Dr. Melissa Carr
  • Richard Carroll
  • Anna Castrejon
  • Frank and Jill Chalmers
  • Chambar Restaurant
  • Jane Chapco
  • Patricia Chapman
  • Jocelyn Cheah
  • Frank Chen
  • Brenda Chinn
  • Chloe Angus Design
  • Nicholas Chu
  • City Passports Inc
  • Reed Clarke
  • Shannon Clarke
  • Bruce and Terri Clarke
  • Ronald and Nancy Cliff
  • Jon and Sylvia Clippingdale
  • Alan Clutchey
  • Walter Coates
  • Diane Cornish
  • Adelene Courtney
  • Dr. Mark Crossman Inc
  • Catherine Crough
  • Cypress Bowl Recreations Ltd
  • Wenmin Dai
  • Stacey Dallyn
  • Tyler Davis
  • David Linger and Diana Davis
  • Goretti Day
  • Delta Victoria Ocean Pointe Resort & Spa
  • Barbara Denz
  • Jeff Depew
  • Glen Dickinson
  • Dr. Mark Diotte
  • Marna Disbrow
  • Michael Doggett
  • Karen Donaldson
  • Donnellan's Irish Pub
  • Robbie Fleming and Edwina Doran
  • Ibtissam Drier
  • Dr. John and Suzanne Duncan
  • Loverne Duncan
  • Andrea Durham
  • Earls Restaurants
  • eBay Incorporated
  • J. Edworthy
  • Elite Performance (EP Fitness)
  • Sylvia-Anne Enga
  • Fairmont Hotel Vancouver
  • Fairmont Vancouver Airport
  • Tina Fanzone
  • Charlotte Faucher
  • Richard Faw
  • Laurélène Faye
  • Mark Feldinger
  • Jennifer Ferguson
  • Bonny Fett
  • Elizabeth Finch
  • Steve Fisher
  • Heather and Rod Fitchett
  • Bryan Fitzpatrick
  • Dale Fleck
  • Harvey Flemming
  • Roderic Fletcher
  • Forage
  • Dr. Marnie Ford
  • Tracy Ford
  • Ross Framo
  • Lynda Freeman
  • Stephanie Friede
  • John W. Fryer
  • Chris Funk
  • Marianne Gadban
  • Livia Galbraith
  • Jane Gale
  • Melissa Gallant
  • Steve and Andrea Galvin
  • Timothy Garvin
  • Kimberly Gates
  • Mark and Gabriela Gayler
  • Samantha Geer
  • Ben and Barbara Gelfant
  • General Motors of Canada Limited
  • Peter Giere and Grace Wong
  • Margaret and James Gillis
  • Linda Gonnet
  • Terence Gordon
  • Gail Graham
  • Thaddeus Grams
  • Shoko Gray
  • Erin Greene
  • Marian Grimwood
  • GSL Group
  • Karen Guenther
  • Gillian Gunson
  • Margot Guthrie
  • Kimberly Haakstad
  • Dr. Hasan Hafiz and Mona Abdalla
  • Zaid Hamdi
  • Stephanie Hamilton
  • Sally Hamilton
  • Jason Hamilton-Smith
  • Candice Hammer
  • Douglas and Elizabeth Harrison
  • Naomi Harrison
  • Chris Hastings
  • Hastings Racecourse
  • Jennifer and Niles Hayes
  • Christopher Head
  • Heritage Asian Eatery
  • Herschel
  • Laura Heslin Piper
  • Bert Hick
  • Highliner Trailers Ltd
  • Daniel Hincks
  • Dr. Robert and Jean Hindmarch
  • Chris Ho
  • Dr. David Hoar and Dr. Noreen Rudd
  • Fiona Hoffart
  • Ira Hoffecker-Sattler
  • Suzanne Hoffman
  • Rod and Patricia Hoffmeister
  • Caroline Holland and Denyne Butler
  • Holt Renfrew
  • Christian Holtz
  • Jeff Hope
  • Hamilton Howard
  • Nancy Howatson
  • Dr. Kim Hruska
  • Yisi Hu
  • Yvonne Hum
  • Allyson Hunt
  • Dr. Andrew Hurlburt
  • Hyatt Regency Calgary
  • Hyatt Regency Vancouver
  • Innovative Fitness
  • Julia Ivison
  • Erica Jacobsen
  • Ulrich Jaeckel
  • Tristan Jagger
  • Jalyart
  • Joseph and Elizabeth Jarvis
  • Susan Jeffery
  • Stephen Jenner
  • Zheng Jiatai
  • William and Nancy Jones
  • Renee Jones
  • Kelsey and Shawn Jones
  • Sue Jordan
  • Ulla Junell-Pulkkinen
  • David Kaip
  • Dave Kelly
  • Patrick Kennett
  • Shahrzad Khatami
  • Wai Ke Kim
  • Brenda Kinnear
  • Day Kirby
  • Tanis Kohlen
  • Sarita Kolhatkar
  • Lisa Koltun
  • Stephanie Kort
  • Alita S. Krickan
  • Ally Kruger
  • Jessica Kruger
  • Kurt and Else Maurer Fund, held at the Vancouver Foundation
  • Peter Labun
  • Jean Lang
  • Stan Law and Reverend Sandra Franklin-Law
  • Carol Lawson
  • Nikki and Barry Layton
  • Le Physique Health & Fitness
  • Eric Lemee
  • Bruce Lemer
  • Cam Vinh Lim
  • Natalka Lindstrom
  • Patricia and Manfred Lippe
  • Elliott and Loren Lipsey
  • Douglas Liu
  • Maxine Llewellyn
  • Victor Lo
  • Loden Hotel Vancouver
  • Jonathan Loranger
  • Low Clothing Co.
  • A. John and April Lowe
  • Betty Luong
  • Austin Lymburner
  • Mac MacDonald
  • Margo and Bruce MacDonald
  • Kristina MacDonald
  • Andrew and Margot Mackay
  • Dawna Mackay
  • Mackenzie Fujisawa LLP
  • Katy Maclean
  • Heather MacNaughton
  • Jan Malcolm
  • Dan and Sandy Martin
  • Dr. Andrea Massey
  • Cory Matheson
  • Nancy Matheson
  • Lorna McCreath (in memory of Fred Mah)
  • Anita McEachern
  • Neil McEachern
  • Dr. Barbara McGillivray
  • Rebekah McGurran
  • Christina McIntyre
  • Barbara McIntyre
  • Kevin McKeague
  • Michael McKnight
  • Stephanie McLean
  • Laura McLean
  • David Medynski
  • William J. Meneely
  • MG Designs
  • MLA Canada
  • Layne Moore
  • Sandra Mott
  • James Narvey
  • Belinda Naso
  • Jordan Neeser
  • Suzy Nelson
  • Frederick Newman
  • Carol Newson
  • Mien Nguyen
  • Nita Lake Lodge
  • Kazuki and Peggy Nohdomi
  • Karen Nordlinger
  • Northview Golf and Country Club Limited
  • Nourish Cafe & Cooking School
  • Nova Chemicals
  • Ken Nunes
  • Ocean Village Resort
  • Karen Okada
  • Paul and Tina Oker
  • Patagonia Environmental Grants Fund of Tides Foundation
  • Aarol and Ken Pattenden
  • Leigh Patterson
  • Arjuna Perera and Nadika Nowak
  • Rebecca Permack
  • Cea Sunrise Person
  • Alyssa Peterson
  • Hana Pika
  • Maya Poffenberger and Paul Ivorra
  • Dr. Krysta Powers
  • Kristin Pratt
  • Matsumi Prefontaine
  • Christiane Prevost
  • Provincial Employees Community Services Fund
  • Purity Life Health
  • Ranjit Rai
  • RawBar
  • Megan Rector
  • Robert Reiss
  • Reliance Properties Ltd
  • Karley and John Rice
  • Sarah Richards
  • Detlef Richter
  • River Rock Casino
  • Yoko Rivers
  • John Rix
  • Orla Robinson
  • Dr. David Rosen and Sean Blane
  • David J. Rowntree
  • Christina Rowntree
  • Adele Runikis
  • Mary Russell and Steve Rasmussen
  • Annie Santini
  • Bonnie Schwab
  • Shangri-La Hotel Vancouver
  • Ronald and Patricia Shaw
  • Nicole Sherlock
  • Geoffrey and Mokah Shmigelsky
  • Debra Simmons
  • Nicola Simon and Kevin Cartwright
  • Yuliana Sirman
  • Michael Skender
  • Lesley Small
  • Michael Small
  • Cheryl Smith
  • Marcy Smith
  • Gurinder Sooch
  • Shantelle Soon
  • Heidi Specht
  • Spence Diamonds
  • Jason Spencer
  • Giacomo Speranza
  • David and Toni Stanley
  • Jonathan Stanley
  • Stanley Park Brewery
  • Dr. Mike Stefanelli
  • Eric Stephenson
  • Mark Stevens and Celia Schroeder
  • Gregory Stirling
  • Tina and Marco Fanzone
  • Irene Strong
  • Stubbs Island Whale Watching
  • Stephen Sugrue
  • Sunrise School Division
  • Aaron Sutherland
  • JoJo Tam
  • Michael Tamblyn
  • Leah and Steven Tannock
  • Josh Tebbutt
  • Teepee Canada
  • The Social Concierge Inc
  • The Woods Spirit Co
  • Heather Thornton
  • Thunderbird Marine Corporation
  • Dr. John Tolan
  • Barbara Towle
  • Chris Traynor
  • Peggy Tsang
  • Stathis and Vivian Tsogas
  • Dr. Carol Tsuyuki
  • Universal Studios Canada
  • Jill Vail and Doug Cook
  • Stephanie Van Beusekom
  • Vancouver Pet Photography
  • Sheila Vanstone
  • Sarah Veness
  • Diana Vissers
  • John Walkinshaw
  • M Ward
  • Water Street Cafe
  • Chris Wells
  • Lisa Wende
  • Gregory Wenger
  • Penny Wentzel
  • Stephanie Wesik
  • West Coast Aquatic Safaris
  • Westminster Savings Credit Union
  • William Weymark
  • Emily Whynot
  • David and Lesley Wiebe
  • Paul and Nancy Wilson
  • Linda Wilson
  • Dr. Tiffany Winstone
  • Maggi Woo and Andrew McLellan
  • Iris Woo and Clive Mason
  • Andrea Wright and David Stewart
  • Maureen and Fred Wright
  • Xiaoning Xiang
  • Jana Yackel
  • Michael Yuen

We also thank the many individuals and organizations for their contributions in values up to $250. Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of this listing. In the event of any inadvertent oversight, please accept our apologies and contact us at 604.659.3781 to make a correction.


Sponsors

Premier Partners

  • Coca-Cola
  • Overwaitea
  • Teck

Program Partners

  • Imperial Oil Foundation
  • Layfield Group
  • London Drugs
  • Mountain Equipment Co-op
  • Port of Vancouver
  • Prince Rupert LNG
  • RBC Foundation
  • Vancouver Airport Authority

Official Suppliers

  • Arterra Wines
  • Northam Beverages
  • Salt Spring Coffee
  • Vivreau North America

Night at the Aquarium

Presenting Sponsor

  • PCL

Cocktail reception Sponsor

  • Vivreau

Silent Auction Sponsor

  • Leith Wheeler

Official Vehicle Sponsor

  • Open Road Auto Group

Raffle Sponsor

  • Air Canada

Gold Sponsor

  • Parkland Fuel
  • Alpha Mechanical
  • One Ocean
  • Nathanson Schacter Thompson
  • Ultimate Software

Silver Sponsor

  • Pedersens
  • MCM
  • Odlum Brown
  • Beedie Development Group
  • Robert Fleming Lawyers
  • Waste Control Services
  • Rennie
  • Earnscliffe
  • Delta Group

Toast to the Coast

Presenting Sponsor

  • CIBC

Official Vehicle Sponsor

  • Open Road Auto Group

Major Sponsor

  • SCA North America

Raffle Sponsor

  • Air Canada

Media Sponsor

  • Van Mag

Ocean Wise Chowder Chowdown

  • Transtar
  • Tito's Handmade Vodka

Restaurant & Beverage Partners

Restaurant Partners

  • 360 The Restaurant at the CN Tower
  • Araxi
  • ARC Restaurant (Fairmont Waterfront)
  • Bistro 67 at Durham College
  • Blue Water Cafe
  • Botanist
  • Cin Cin
  • Coquille
  • Culinary Team BC
  • Distillery Events
  • Diva at the Metropolitan
  • Earnest Ice Cream
  • Fairmont Royal York
  • Fanny Bay Oysters
  • Forage
  • Fukasaku of Prince Rupert
  • Hapa Izakaya
  • Honey Salt
  • Langara Fishing Lodge
  • Luma
  • Market by Jean-Georges at Shangri-La
  • Matty Seafood
  • Mercatto
  • Minami
  • Nomad
  • Notch 8 (Fairmont Hotel Vancouver)
  • Ocean Wise
  • Pacific Institute of Culinary Arts
  • Pacific Yacht Charters
  • Pier 87 with Patrick as well
  • Pure Spirits Oyster House
  • Quaaout Lodge
  • Soirette
  • Sonora Room
  • The Chase Fish and Oyster
  • The Chef's Table at Fanshawe College
  • The Lobby Lounge and Raw Bar
  • The Local Café at Centennial College
  • The Oakwood
  • The Pointe at Wickinanish Inn
  • The Tea House
  • The Wooden Boat Food Company
  • Torafuku
  • Uno Gelato
  • Urban Fare
  • Vancouver Aquarium
  • Water Street Cafe
  • Yew Seafood and Bar

Beverage Partners

  • Arterra Wines Canada, Inc
  • Beau's Brewing Co.
  • Blasted Church Vineyards
  • Brickworks Cider House
  • Calliope Wines
  • Clos du Soleil
  • Driftwood
  • Fuggles and Warlock
  • Georgian Bay Spirit Co.
  • Great Lake Brewery
  • Howe Sound
  • KPMG Gin
  • Lone Tree
  • Meyer Family Vineyard
  • Mill Street Brewing
  • Moody Ales
  • Muskoka Brewery
  • Ocean Blu
  • Parkside Brewery
  • Peacock and Martin
  • Pentage Winery
  • Postmark Brewing
  • R + B Brewing
  • Red Racer Beer
  • Resurrection Spirits
  • Salt Spring Coffee
  • Sea Star
  • Shawn & Ed Brewing Co.
  • Side Launch Brewing
  • Southbrook
  • Stags Hollow
  • Stanley Park Brewing
  • Steel and Oak
  • Summerhill Winery
  • The Duxbury Cider Co.
  • Top Shelf Distillers
  • US Consulate
  • Vancouver Island Brewing
  • Walter Caesar
  • Wayward Distillation House
  • Whistler Brewing Co.
  • Woods Spirit Co.

Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of this listing. In the event of any inadvertent oversight, or to let us know about your estate plans, please contact 604.659.3506 or email support@vanaqua.org.


Board of Directors

  • Barbara Atkinson
  • Christian Baxter
  • Guy Dean
  • Rizwan Gehlen, Treasurer
  • Janet Landucci
  • James Lyman
  • Marian MacFarlane
  • Shelley-Mae Mitchell
  • Barbara Meens Thistle
  • Derral Moriyama, Vice-Chair & Secretary
  • Randy Pratt, Chair
  • David Rebak
  • TJ Schmaltz
  • Scott Shepherd
  • Keith Spencer
  • Dixie Sullivan
  • John Webster

Patrons

We would like to extend a warm thank you to our Patrons for their significant and valued contributions to ocean conservation. To be named as a Patron is Ocean Wise’s highest level of recognition.

  • Marilyn and Dr. Stewart Blusson, O.C.
  • Joanne and Peter Brown, O.B.C.
  • Nicole Clouthier
  • The Honourable John A. Fraser, O.C., O.B.C
  • Don and Margaret Garnett
  • Isabelle J. Graham
  • Mary C. Jordan
  • Lily and Robert H. Lee, C.M., O.B.C
  • Lucile and Dr. Peter MacKay
  • Dr. Patrick McGeer, O.C., O.B.C. and Edith McGeer
  • The Honourable John L. Nichol, C.C. and Roseanne Nichol
  • Rudy North, C.M. and Patricia North
  • Jim Pattison, O.C., O.B.C and Mary Pattison
  • Jane Rogers
  • Jane E. Van Roggen, C.M.
  • Brooke and Tracey Wade
  • Shirley Waldichuk
  • Maurice and Stacy White

In Memory

  • Patricia Angus
  • Joanne and William Barker
  • May Brown, C.M., O.B.C
  • Graham R. Dawson
  • Margaret Fisher
  • Ursula (Kim) Fisher
  • Flo FitzGerald
  • James S. Graham
  • Dr. William S. Hoar, O.C.
  • W.R. Hourston
  • Joyce MacCrostie Shives
  • Robert E. McLaren
  • Dr. Ian McTaggart-Cowan, O.C., O.B.C.
  • Dr. Murray A. Newman, C.M., O.B.C and Katherine Newman
  • Arthur Phillips
  • The Honourable Robert G. Rogers
  • P.R. Sandwell
  • Jean MacMillan Southam, C.M.
  • Walt Walmesley
  • Mary Margaret and Maurice Young

Governors' Council

Members of our Governors’ Council are former Directors and who continue to serve Ocean Wise with passion, dedication and commitment. We extend our deepest gratitude for their contributions.

  • Amyn Abdula
  • D. Ainsworth
  • Joan Anderson
  • Dr. David Anderson
  • Betsy Bennett
  • Ron Bertram
  • Mark Betteridge
  • Judy Bishop
  • Dale Boniface
  • Pam Boparai
  • Daniel Bouillon
  • Richard Bradshaw
  • Jacob Brouwer
  • Karen Bruk
  • Mary Buttery
  • Stephanie Carlson
  • Patricia Chew
  • James Christakos
  • Karen Cook
  • Marian Coombs-Bucci
  • Allan Copping
  • Dr. Isabelle Coté
  • Ian Davidson
  • Mike Delesalle
  • Count Enrico Dobrzensky
  • Edward Donaldson
  • Gary Duke
  • Peter Dutton
  • Alissa Ehrenkranz
  • Christine Elliott
  • Dr. R. English
  • Tom English
  • Pauline Fairley
  • Dr. Ward Falkner
  • Mary-Ann Fowler
  • Allen Fowlis
  • Russell Fraser
  • Kenneth Galbraith
  • Robert Gayton
  • Jim Gillis
  • Richard Glickman
  • Joseph Granato
  • Sally Greenwood
  • Steve Halliday
  • Brian Hanna
  • Patti Hanneson-Hatch
  • David Harper
  • Robert Harper
  • David Harris
  • Kirk Herrington
  • Diane Hill
  • James Ho
  • Dr. David Hoar
  • Stephen Holmes
  • Dr. Akira Horii
  • Doug Horswill
  • Stephen Hume
  • Ainsley Jackson
  • Lawrence Jacobson
  • David James
  • Mary Jordan
  • Bob Joseph
  • Graham Lee
  • Samantha Legge
  • Donald Lindsay
  • Dr. Casimir Lindsey
  • Fraser Liptrot
  • Dan London
  • David Main
  • Jane Maisonville-Phillips
  • Peter Malcolm
  • Sarah McAlpine
  • Grace McCarthy
  • Dr. Scott McKinley
  • Bruce McLean
  • Grant Mebs
  • Peter Miles
  • Dr. Lynn Miller
  • Nicholas Miller
  • Dr. Thomas G. Northcote
  • Dr. Phil Nuytten
  • Beverley O'Neil
  • Derek Page
  • Scott Palmer
  • Ryan Patryluk
  • Joyce Pearkes
  • Anne Penman
  • Dr. Tony Pitcher
  • Suzanne Poole
  • George Puil
  • Chris Reid
  • Dr. John Reynolds
  • R. John Rogers
  • Dan Rollins
  • Dr. Richard Routledge
  • Don Safnuk
  • Michael Satterfield
  • Leo Sauve
  • Tristan Sawtell
  • Dr. Joseph Segal, O.C., O.B.C.
  • Richard Self
  • Wei Shao
  • Paddy Sherman
  • Shawn Siak
  • Audrey Sojonky
  • Bruce Sprague
  • David Stadnyk
  • Daniel Steiner
  • Mark Stevens
  • Ray Stevenson
  • Eileen Stewart
  • Dr. Eric Taylor
  • Bonnie Teng
  • Andrea Thomas Hill
  • Gerry Thorne
  • Dr. Sheila Thornton
  • Mark Tindle
  • Kenneth Tolmie
  • Dr. Andrew Trites
  • Chuck van der Lee
  • Cameron Walker
  • Paul Williams
  • Duncan Wilson
  • Lisa Woodward
  • Norm Yurik