RICK CLARE is also the owner of Whistler Foto Source doing business in Whistler since 1984. He sits as the past Chairman of Tourism Whistler a position held for 12 years and is currently the commercial director on the Tourism Whistler Board. Rick is still very active in the community serving on various task forces for the Chamber of Commerce and for the municipality of Whistler . His business acumen and relationships have been a key to the success of Coast Mountain Photography, making it the largest photographic company in western Canada .
BRAD KASSELMAN has been a photographer for over 20 years and helped found Coast Mountain Photography in 1994. He acts as the Managing Director as well as a commercial, event, and wedding photographer. His photography has been published around the world, and has 60+ magazine/brochure cover credits. Brad's iconic Mt Garibaldi aerial photo was selected as the Official B.C. license plate image for the 2010 Winter Olympics. Brad's tourism experience extends to guiding VIP's for Japanese travel agencies and media, and has worked with Canadian tour & travel clients to establish new business from Japan. On weekends, Brad heads to his farm in Lillooet where he is developing skills as a fruit/vegetable/grape grower, and hopes to establish a new winery by 2016.
MIKE MILLS has managed numerous businesses in the manufacturing, e-commerce, mining and media industries. He was the Western Circulation and Marketing Manager for the Financial Post newspaper and held increasingly senior roles during the start-up of the National Post newspaper. Mike has been an active member of local boards and committees and continues to work with our staff, managers and partners to continually exceed customers expectations.
TOGETHER Coast Mountain's three directors comprise over 60 years of resort industry experience. No one in Whistler is better equipped to help put a professional finish on your custom photographic and video needs.