Darryl is someone we highly recommend!
Darryl Bowie – RE/MAX, Sea to Sky Real Estate, Whistler
Darryl Bowie started his career in Whistler and he is now excited to be back to serve his Real Estate clients. He first skied in Whistler in 1970. In 1980, at the behest of Hugh Smythe, then President of Blackcomb, cat-skied the slopes of Blackcomb in 1980 for his opinion of the has become one of the best skiing in the world.
In the interim, Darryl amassed considerable business acumen to position him now as a savvy, business-based agent. His experience and reputation was built through his work in a variety of fields all of which led him back to Whistler and real estate.
In his competitive ski days (actually 10 years), Darryl co-founded the Canadian Freestyle Ski Association that led to the inclusion of the sport in the 1988 Calgary Olympics. These days, he is a mountain guide and a steeps clinic instructor with Extremely Canadian (www.extremelycanadian.com) and a Level III CSIA instructor.
In Vancouver and Toronto, Darryl developed and sold major advertising & promotion packages for Canada’s premier sports teams and venues, including the outdoor marquee at BC Place Stadium. Later, in Toronto, he was a lead on the sponsorship sales team responsible for the launch of the popular Air Miles Loyalty Program, now with over 10 million active members across Canada.
After launching a social enterprise that raised charitable funds through VISA pre-paid cards, Darryl cast his eyes to the US and promotional marketing where he packaged risk insurance for some of the biggest US companies, and launched the largest online promotion, offering a $1Billion dollar prize.
After constructing his considerable business background, Darryl’s attention turned toward real estate. In this area, his eclectic experience includes:
• Built a 50,000 sq. ft. mini-city for kids based on role-playing education;
• Launched Luxury Beach Real Estate company in Mexico where he also managed the Coldwell Banker franchise;
• Intrawest Sales – part of team that sold Philippe Starck’s ICON Tower (Mex);
• Sales & Marketing Team Skyline Developments (Ontario) with resort & hotel properties in Toronto, Blue Mountain, Horseshoe Resort & Port McNicoll;
• Sales & Marketing Team for S&P Real Estate – launched a 385-suite tower Vancouver House at Howe & Pacific.
In this important phase of life, Darryl and his wife Trudy have returned to Whistler for the lifestyle, friends and the love of real estate. His body of work over the course of his business life is now brought to bear on the goals of his clients and their real estate dreams. He provides his unique and in-depth knowledge of Whistler along with his extensive personal network to produce the results clients expect.
Please connect with Darryl if you wish to Find Your Place in Whistler, ph. (604) 220-5751, email, [email protected] or [email protected]