Seeing Whistler Through Trudeau’s Eyes

Seeing Whistler Through Trudeau’s Eyes

Famous people ski and ride in Whistler all the time — actors, billionaires, royalty. This is where they all come to play. You’ve got more “Whistler cred” if you can last all day on your skis or board than if you can make millions by lunchtime. These mountains have a funny way of levelling the playing field, stripping away the...

POSTED BY · Joey Gibbons
Picking Partners: The Trick to Finding, and Keeping, the Right People in Business and Life

Picking Partners: The Trick to Finding, and Keeping, the Right People in Business and Life

As Gibbons has grown and diversified over the years, partners have become a critical part of our success. We choose our partners wisely and with intent. They span our organizations, throughout our various businesses. We partner with community organizations and people, just as we collaborate with businesses as we look to further...

POSTED BY · Joey Gibbons
Audain Art Museum: A Closer Look

Audain Art Museum: A Closer Look

If you’ve been to Whistler in the last three years, you’ve witnessed the space between parking lots 4 and 3 slowly transform into a beautiful building. That mysterious structure is the Audain Art Museum and it’s about it open! We were able to sneak inside for a media tour and info session and we want to spill the beans! The...

POSTED BY · Abby Cooper
My Mountaintop Office: The View from Above

My Mountaintop Office: The View from Above

The view from my office isn’t too bad these days; there’s no doubt that everything looks better from 7,000 feet. It’s amazing the kind of work you can accomplish up here in the mountains, how the view can inspire you to think beyond the ordinary. The big picture comes into focus and everything else seems to fall into place.

POSTED BY · Joey Gibbons
Guide to Spring Skiing Attire

Guide to Spring Skiing Attire

Spring offers the most enticing weather for skiers and boarders alike. The long days filled with sunshine and soft snow beg for all to escape to the mountains. Literally all, which is why we get to see a variety of skiing fashion trends appearing in the spring. To help you identify trends we’ve put together some of the most spot-able and noteworthy spring skiing attire for you to keep your eye on.

POSTED BY · Abby Cooper
How to Celebrate St Patrick’s Day in Whistler

How to Celebrate St Patrick’s Day in Whistler

Let the chants be heard and the jigs be seen! It’s almost St. Paddy’s Day and you better believe Whistler has you covered. Find out what you need to know and where you need to be to have the best Whistler St. Patrick’s Day. St. Patrick’s Day is a cultural and religious celebration in Ireland to commemorate Saint Patrick, and...

POSTED BY · Abby Cooper
How to Make It in Whistler? Believe You Can

How to Make It in Whistler? Believe You Can

One of the biggest complaints about Whistler is: “I can’t afford to live here.” I heard it again just recently from a waiter who was serving us dinner. He couldn’t see how he was going to carve out a future here, buy a home, settle down, one day perhaps raise family. He was getting ready to leave. Why, I asked? There is no...

POSTED BY · Joey Gibbons
Heli of a Time: Whistler Heli Rides and Adventures

Heli of a Time: Whistler Heli Rides and Adventures

What other form of transportation can take you higher, deeper and offer an adrenaline rush while en route to something equally if not more amazing? We’ve complied a list of unique helicopter experiences offered in Whistler -- and can guarantee there are a few you haven’t heard of that you'll be adding to your Whistler “must” list.

POSTED BY · Abby Cooper
Finding the Perfect Whistler Day Spa Experience

Finding the Perfect Whistler Day Spa Experience

No matter what type of spa go-er you are, we are sure that Whistler has an option for you. Find out which type of spa seeker personality best resonates with you and check out our recommendations for your ultimate Whistler day spa experience.

POSTED BY · Abby Cooper
Racing for Canada… and other goals

Racing for Canada… and other goals

Setting goals is a critical part of any business. Anyone who has seen my office walls knows how much stock I put in clearly defined goals. I know how we’re going to grow Gibbons; I know where we’re going to diversify; I know what we’ll look like in the years to come. The trick to setting goals however, is not just about keeping...

POSTED BY · Joey Gibbons