Bridgitte Anderson is the first woman to lead the Greater Vancouver Board of Trade (GVBOT) in its 135-year history. She joined the GVBOT from Edelman, where she led the firm’s Vancouver office – the city’s largest communications agency. Prior to that, Anderson served as press secretary to Premier Gordon Campbell, leading communications during the 2009 B.C. election and the 2010 Winter Olympics.
FUN FACT: While backpacking in Europe in November 1989 I was witness to the fall of the Berlin Wall just days after it first happened.
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BEST HABIT: Daily exercise.
BIGGEST LESSON: Fail fast.