13 Notable alumni of
British Columbia Institute of Technology

British Columbia Institute of Technology is 1603rd in the world, 563rd in North America, and 35th in Canada by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 13 notable alumni from British Columbia Institute of Technology sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. Jillian Harris

    Jillian Harris
    Born in
    Canada Flag Canada
    Years
    1979-.. (age 43)
    Occupations
    television presenter
    Biography

    Jillian Harris is a Canadian television personality and interior designer. She is best known for appearing on the television series The Bachelor, The Bachelorette, and Love It or List It Vancouver. She has also appeared on Extreme Makeover: Home Edition, Canada's Handyman Challenge, and The Bachelorette Canada.

  2. Sahar Biniaz

    Sahar Biniaz
    Born in
    Iran Flag Iran
    Years
    1986-.. (age 36)
    Occupations
    beauty pageant contestantactormodel
    Biography

    Sahar Biniaz is an Iranian-Canadian actress, model and beauty queen who won Miss Universe Canada 2012. She had a reccurring role on the hit TV show Sanctuary as Kali goddess of destruction.

  3. Rachel Marsden

    Rachel Marsden
    Born in
    Canada Flag Canada
    Years
    1974-.. (age 48)
    Occupations
    journalist
    Biography

    Rachel Marsden is a conservative political columnist, television commentator and university lecturer, originally from Canada but now based in Paris. She is also the CEO of Rachel Marsden Associates, a PR and media consultancy firm. As of March 2016, she hosts a French-language geopolitical talk show on Sputnik News from the network's Paris studio four times per week. As of 2020, she is also a nationally ranked competitive swimmer at the masters level in France in the 50m, 100m, 200m, 400m freestyle, 50m butterfly, and 200m individual medley and also in Canada.

  4. Tamara Taggart

    Tamara Taggart
    Born in
    Canada Flag Canada
    Years
    1968-.. (age 54)
    Occupations
    journalist
    Biography

    Tamara Taggart is a former Canadian television presenter. She served as the weekday anchor of CTV News at Six alongside Mike Killeen on CIVT-TV ("CTV British Columbia") in Vancouver between 2010 and 2018.

  5. Wai Young

    Wai Young
    Born in
    China Flag China
    Years
    1960-.. (age 62)
    Occupations
    politicianbusinessperson
    Biography

    Wai Young is a Canadian politician from Vancouver, British Columbia. She represented the electoral district of Vancouver South for the Conservative Party of Canada from 2011 to 2015. She was elected to the House of Commons of Canada in the 2011 election, but was defeated by the Liberal Party candidate Harjit Sajjan in the 2015 election. She started her own municipal party, Coalition Vancouver, on June 21, 2018. She is leader of the party and ran as its mayoral candidate for the 2018 municipal election. She unsuccessfully contested the 2019 federal election.

  6. Vera Kobalia

    Vera Kobalia
    Born in
    Georgia Flag Georgia
    Years
    1981-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Vera Kobalia is a Georgian politician who has served in the Cabinet of Georgia as the country's Minister of Economy and Sustainable Development from 2 July 2010 to 25 October 2012.

  7. Diana Swain

    Diana Swain
    Born in
    Canada Flag Canada
    Years
    1965-.. (age 57)
    Occupations
    beauty pageant contestantjournalist
    Biography

    Diana Swain is the executive producer of CBC's investigative documentary program The Fifth Estate. She has held various roles at the public broadcaster, including most recently as the senior editor of the network Investigative Unit. Before that she was senior investigative correspondent and host of The Investigators with Diana Swain on CBC News Network.

  8. Gloria Macarenko

    Gloria Macarenko
    Years
    1962-.. (age 60)
    Occupations
    journalist
    Biography

    Gloria Macarenko, is a Canadian television and radio journalist. From 1989 until 2014, she was the longtime host or co-host of CBC Vancouver's supper-hour television newscast at 5:00 or 6:00. She later hosted the CBC Radio One local program B.C. Almanac and the national CBC Radio One documentary series The Story from Here. In January 2018 she took over as the host of On The Coast, CBC Radio One's daily afternoon program in the Vancouver area. Macarenko has been a guest anchor on The National and CBC News Now on CBC News Network.

  9. Shawn Atleo

    Shawn Atleo
    Born in
    Canada Flag Canada
    Years
    1967-.. (age 55)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Shawn A-in-chut Atleo, is an activist and politician, a former National Chief of the Assembly of First Nations in Canada (serving 2009 to 2014). He also has served since 1999 as a Hereditary Chief of the Ahousaht First Nation, part of the Nuu-chah-nulth Nation based in British Columbia.

  10. John Furlong

    John Furlong
    Born in
    Ireland Flag Ireland
    Years
    1950-.. (age 72)
    Occupations
    sports executive
    Biography

    John Furlong, OC, OBC is a Canadian sports administrator who oversaw the 2010 Winter Olympics and 2010 Winter Paralympics and was President and CEO of the 2010 Vancouver Olympic Organizing Committee (VANOC).

  11. Rob Brown

    Rob Brown
    Born in
    Canada Flag Canada
    Occupations
    journalist
    Biography

    Rob Brown is a Canadian television journalist and anchor for CBC News Calgary.

  12. Annie Bellemare

    Annie Bellemare
    Born in
    Canada Flag Canada
    Years
    1980-.. (age 42)
    Occupations
    figure skater
    Biography

    Annie Bellemare is a Canadian former competitive figure skater. She is the 2000 Four Continents bronze medallist, 2004 Bofrost Cup on Ice bronze medallist, and a five-time Canadian national medallist.

  13. Andrew George, Jr

    Andrew George, Jr
    Years
    1963-.. (age 59)
    Occupations
    chef
    Biography

    Andrew George Jr. is a Canadian chef and writer.