George Bothwell


Elected to the Board October, 2017

George Bothwell has spent a career leading brand strategies and building corporate reputations in North America and Europe. He has acted as the senior marketing and/or communications officer at Bank of Montreal, Barclays Bank and Atomic Energy of Canada. In these capacities he has led the customer, employee and market research functions.

He began his career in the Government of Canada where he was Departmental Assistant to the Minister of Industry, Trade & Commerce; Secretary to the Foreign Investment Review Agency; and Vice Consul and Trade Commissioner at the Canadian Consulate in Philadelphia. After leaving the Government of Canada he was Vice President of Communications and Environmental Affairs for Coca-Cola Canada and Director of Packaging for Coca-Cola Europe. He has managed marketing and communications programs in Canada, the United States, Europe and Asia. During his career he has lived in Ottawa, Toronto, Philadelphia, Brussels and London.

He currently runs a consulting practice focusing on marketing and communications issues.

George is a graduate of Carleton University and resides in Toronto, Canada.