Prem Gill

Creative BC

Prem Gill is CEO of Creative BC, the economic development organization focused on uniting, sustaining and growing B.C.’s dynamic and diverse creative sector. Gill has been named one of Canada’s 100 most powerful women and has received the Community Catalyst Award from the Greater Vancouver Board of Trade. She brings more than 20 years of experience from the digital media and entertainment industries to her current role.

GREATEST SUCCESS: “Ongoing – advancing and supporting under-represented voices and people in creative industries.” FUN FACT: “I had a corneal transplant in 1992.” FAVOURITE BOOK: “Can You Hear the Nightbird Call? Anita Rau Badami.” BEST HABIT: “Sending thank-you notes.”