Earlier, we reported on the departure of top tourism, culture and the arts bureaucrat Bruce Okabe on August 31, 2008. Two months later, Mr. Okabe joined InterVISTAS Consulting Inc. as a senior vice-president with the firm's business strategy group. But now he's back on the public payroll - in Alberta. Last week, the Edmonton Journal reported Travel Alberta has hired him as its new chief executive officer.
July 13, 2009