British Columbia Lottery Corporation

British Columbia Lottery Corporation

October 16, 2007 13:54 ET

BCLC Named Among Top Employers for 2008

RICHMOND, BRITISH COLUMBIA--(Marketwire - Oct. 15, 2007) - British Columbia Lottery Corporation (BCLC) learned that it has been named one of BC's Top Employers for 2008 by MediaCorp as released in The Vancouver Sun, The Province and the Victoria Times-Colonist on October 13, 2007.

This award marks the second year BCLC has received this distinction.

"BCLC recognizes the importance of attracting and retaining talented people by providing a positive work experience," said Dana Hayden, BCLC President & CEO. "It has been a year of tremendous change at BCLC and I am very proud of how all of the Corporation's employees have demonstrated dedication, passion and resilience."

BCLC strives to be a great place to work by promoting a fair, open, respectful and progressive workplace. Currently, 600 employees work in the Richmond and Kamloops offices and out in the field. Both offices are equipped with amenities that create an appealing work environment for employees.

Employee development is encouraged through continuous learning and professional growth. Recognition is given through competitive compensation packages and formal and informal programs, including an annual celebration dedicated to recognizing outstanding employees.

BC's Top Employers are determined by information provided to MediaCorp through applications put forward by individual companies coupled with information compiled through MediaCorp's own research.

BCLC is a provincial Crown Corporation reporting to the Minister of Public Safety and Solicitor General through a Board of Directors. Its mission is to offer responsible gaming entertainment, generating income for the public good.

Contact Information

  • British Columbia Lottery Corporation
    Robin Cook
    Corporate Communications Officer
    (604) 247-3004 or Cell: (604) 809-3623