B.C. Pavilion Corporation
B.C. Pavilion Corporation (PavCo) is a Provincial Crown Corporation of the Ministry of Energy, Mines and Natural Gas, Honourable Rich Coleman, Minister responsible, and has a rich history of leadership in the meetings and events industry. Committed to excellence from our values to our execution, PavCo operates two of BC's top public assembly facilities: BC Place and the Vancouver Convention Centre.
From hosting global summit meetings to world class sporting and entertainment events, PavCo performs on its mandate of generating economic and community benefit for the people of BC through the prudent management of public facilities. PavCo attracts customers internationally and continuously strives to optimize the financial performance of its facilities, which generate significant economic benefit for the Province of British Columbia.
B.C. Pavilion Corporation and Vancouver Convention Centre Expansion Project Ltd. amalgamated effective April 1, 2008. The new amalgamated organization is named B.C. Pavilion Corporation, and has the same shareholder and Board of Directors as that of the two predecessor organizations.
B.C. Pavilion Corporation now has three divisions:
- BC Place
- Vancouver Convention Centre
- Corporate Services
To create significant economic and community benefits for the people of British Columbia by developing, marketing and operating iconic world class public convention, sports and entertainment facilities.
As steward of two global icons, the Vancouver Convention Centre and BC Place, PavCo is the recognized leader in event facility development, marketing, and management.
To deliver inspiring and sustainable experiences for our clients, guests and our community, by hosting conventions, entertainment, sporting and related events that meet their highest expectations.
Quality and Service – We set and meet the highest standards of service.
Respect, Fairness, and Honest Communication – We treat each other as we wish to be treated, and we openly share information to increase employee understanding and meaningful involvement.
Financial Responsibility – We make significant economic contributions to the Province and generate revenues to offset our operating costs.
Creativity and Innovation – We take responsible risks to find better ways, new methods and processes to get the job done.
Enthusiasm – We show our enjoyment of our work.
Environmental Responsibility – We continually look for new ways of conducting our business to reduce environmental impacts.
Integrity – We apply our values and deliver our promises.