Wesley A. Wenhardt


Aquaquest – Vancouver Aquarium

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Vancouver Aquarium

Project Launch Manager

Vancouver, British Columbia
October – December, 2006

The Vancouver Aquarium Marine Science Centre is a $22 M (30,000 sq ft) Learning Centre, was one of the first LEED aquariums to open in North America, containing new exhibit galleries, classrooms and a theatre.

Directed the opening events, marketing and communications strategy resulting in an increase of membership, store and café sales. Developed and secured $75,000 in free advertising to produce an eight-page full color supplement in the Vancouver Sun.