Ian Tostenson

BC Restaurant industry pleads for even-handed approach to legislation in COVID-19 Times

On September 8th, 2020 a verbal Public Health Order (PHO), issued by Dr. Bonnie Henry, directed the hospitality industry in B.C. to: Close all nightclub and standalone banquet halls Cease all...

Restaurant industry tackles taxes, transportation, staffing issues

With over 14,000 restaurants, bars and caterers and 180,000 employees, our industry plays a vital role every day in the lives of the people of B.C. According to Restaurants Canada research, our...