Marcus Wong is currently the Director, Producer Relations & Communications for the BC Dairy Association. In this role, he represents all dairy farmers in British Columbia and is an advocate for the dairy industry with national / provincial governments, media, special interest groups, environmentalists and other industry associations.
Previously, Marcus has been the media spokesperson for FortisBC (formerly known as Terasen Gas) as well as a member of the communications teams for the BC 2010 Olympic & Paralympic Winter Games Secretariat and the British Columbia Ministry of Agriculture and Lands. His past experience also includes working for the Canadian Olympic Committee and the Embassy of Canada in Washington, D.C. to build stakeholder relations across North America.
In addition to his work with the BC Dairy Association, he is engaged as a strategic communications consultant, working with clients that have included Olympic athletes, national sports teams, and non-profit organizations. He also serves as a member of University Council at Queen’s University, and is a board member of the Richmond Art Gallery and the West Vancouver Police Department.
Marcus holds a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) degree from Queen's University in political studies and a Master of Science degree in marketing from the University of Birmingham (United Kingdom). Residing in West Vancouver, Marcus enjoys participating in winter sports in his spare time.