Dr. Blair Baldwin

Degrees, designations, diplomas, certificates held:
  • J.D. University of British Columbia, Vancouver
  • M.B.A. University of British Columbia, Vancouver
  • B.A. Honours Economics, Queens University, Kingston

Currently teaching:  Strategic Management, Services Marketing, Professional Services Firms, Sport & Events Marketing, Business Law.


  • President- PinnAcle Consulting – a management consulting with client list including:
    • Okanagan Wine Festivals Society
    • BC Ministry of Forests, Lands and Natural Resource Operations
    • BC Nordic Sector Society
    • BC Mountain Bike Tourism Association 
    • Tourism British Columbia
    • The B.C. Ministry of Tourism, Culture and the Arts
    • The B.C. Ministry of the Environment
    • Canadian Coalition For Responsible Tobacco Retailing
    • The Okanagan Science and Technology Council
    • The Kelowna Museum Association
    • Quails' Gate Estate Winery
    • Silver Star Mountain Resort
    • Sun Peaks Resort
    • Atomic Austria
    • The Downtown Kelowna Association
    • Chaunigan Lake Lodge, B.C.
    • Kelowna Software Ltd. (Kelowna)
    • The Thompson Okanagan Tourism Association
    • Kelowna Land & Orchard Co
    • The Okanagan Golf Consortium
    • Western Economic Diversification
    • RFID Systems Inc.
    • Business Development Bank Of Canada, Kelowna
    • Canadian Tourism Commission, Ottawa
  • Vice President, Resort Services for Big White Ski Resort, Kelowna, B.C.
  • Director, Marketing Programs, Canadian Airlines International, Calgary, Alta
  • Corporate Lawyer, Douglas Symes & Brissenden, Vancouver, B.C.

Associations and Board Memberships:

  • Chairman, Okanagan Mission Youth Soccer 2009-2011
  • Board Member and Chair, Governance Committee
  • Tourism Kelowna, Board Member 2006-2010
  • B.C. Tourism Research Advisory Council, 2008
  • Myra Canyon Restoration Committee 2003-2008
  • B.C. Resort Development Task Force- 2005 -2006
  • Board of Directors, 2004 Kelowna Memorial Cup Society
  • Board of Directors, The Central Okanagan YM/YWCA 1998-2000
  • Vice President, Thompson Okanagan Tourism Association & Chairman 1997-1998
  • Chair, Marketing Committee, Thompson Okanagan Tourism Association 1997-1998
  • Board Member , Thompson Okanagan Tourism Association 1993-1998
  • Board of Directors, Inter-Canadian Airlines, Quebec City, Quebec 1988-1990
  • Board of Directors, Calm Air, Thompson, Manitoba1987-1988