November 17, 2020Christian Bolduc, President and CEO of BNP Philanthropic Performance and BNP GOLDIE Canada is pleased to announce the appointment of John Phin as Regional Manager of Western Canada.

With this appointment, Mr. Bolduc wishes to strengthen BNP GOLDIE Canada’s position as a leader in philanthropy in Western Canada. This addition to the company’s management team will work to support its growth, maintain close links with its clients, and increase BNP GOLDIE Canada’s presence in each region.

John Phin brings more than 35 years of experience as a professional fundraiser with diverse experience through many roles and organizations. He is an accomplished consultant, teacher, and expert in the art and science of fundraising. He approaches his work with a well-developed professional curiosity and a determination to make organizations better, stronger, more competitive and collaborative.

John has also owned and managed his own fundraising firm, and for eight years held a lecturer appointment at Mount Royal University teaching fundraising and Fund Development. He has a very mature understanding of what it takes to encourage philanthropic support and a range of skills with which to do it. As a fundraiser, writer, and communications specialist, he has a proven track record of helping organizations raise the funds they need to achieve their mission and vision for their community. He provides the tools they need to change the world.

He is an advocate for the profession, having earned and maintained the CFRE credential for 20 years. He is an active or past member of several professional associations with local, national, and international board and committee experience. He is recruited as a speaker on Fund Development, fundraising techniques, and the role of fundraising in charitable organizations.

About BNP GOLDIE Canada

BNP GOLDIE Canada is a co‑operative endeavour between BNP Philanthropic Performance and The Goldie Company designed to offer support to Canada’s philanthropic ecosystem. This co‑operative endeavour, combining over 66 years of experience and expertise, is part of an ongoing nationwide trend toward professional philanthropy that can help ensure that each organization’s resources can be used to maximize benefit to the client. BNP GOLDIE Canada offers philanthropic and organizational strategies for fundraising research and campaigns. Working closely with organizations engaged in health care, education, culture, science and religion, the BNP GOLDIE Canada team includes numerous holders of the Certified Fund Raising Executive (CFRE) designation, the highest level of certification in the philanthropic field.


Marie Harou
Director, Communications and Marketing
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