2022_Tourism_Congress/JohnWilson.jpgJohn Wilson

John Wilson is the President and CEO of The Wilson's Group of Companies. Wilson has been an active member of the Greater Victoria Business and Tourism community for 40 years. Since its creation, Wilson’s has grown to be one of the largest and most diverse ground transportation companies and an industry leader in British Columbia. With over 200 vehicles in their fleet, The Wilson’s group of Companies has a variety of service offerings under their umbrella from group charters, sightseeing tours, and scheduled services.

Being an avid sports fan since he was a young boy, John took his love of sports to the next level when he ventured into ownership of some local sports teams in 2014. Currently, John is part of the ownership group of the Victoria Grizzlies Junior A Hockey Club, the Victoria HarbourCats and the Nanaimo Night Owls. John is the current Chair of the Greater Victoria Chamber of Commerce, and Past President of Victoria’s SKAL Club. He also serves as a Board Member of Motor Coach Canada, the City of Victoria’s Economic Development and Downtown Prosperity Task Force, Destination Greater Victoria’s Destination Management and Transportation Committee, as well as the Greater Victoria Sport Tourism Commission Committee.