Vern is Westmar’s owner and has worked in the industry since 1991 after graduating in Marketing Management – Real Estate from BCIT. In his work, he strives to create the best possible environment for all agents and staff members. He is committed to making Westmar stand out through its use of innovative technology to assist agents, while offering exceptional and memorable customer service. Before acquiring Westmar, Vern spent a decade as Vice President of an online advertising and domain brokerage, where he helped design a large, successful domain sales marketplace. Vern stays immersed in the industry, attending marketing and real estate-related events and looking for ways to make Westmar an even better firm. He is an expert in high end home sales as well as digital marketing and embodies the firm’s slogan — “Westmar, our strength is our people”. When he takes a break, it’s to watch his children play sports.