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For Immediate Release 

June 16, 2022 - Cortes Island, BC


New leadership at Klahoose First Nation's Economic Development Corporation, Qathen Xwegus Management Corporation (QXMC). 

On behalf of the Board of Directors of Qathen Xwegus Management Corporation (QXMC), I am pleased to announce that Jason Johnson has accepted the position of General Manager with Qathen Xwegus Management Corporation.

Jason brings many years of senior management experience in the administrative, project management and general management areas. In particular, he has worked in senior management positions in the hospitality industry that include resorts and restaurant chains. He has also had extensive experience in the food and beverage sector. Jason most recently held the position of Chief Administrative Officer of the Village of Sayward near Campbell River.

Jason will continue to live in Sayward and spend considerable time in the administrative offices in Squirrel Cove. He will begin his employment with QXMC on July 11.

Please join me in welcoming Jason to his new role at QXMC.


Ron Buchhorn
Board Chair
Qathen Xwegus Management Corporation

About Qathen Xwegus Management Corporation 

Qathen Xwegus Management Corporation (QXMC) is the Klahoose First Nation’s Economic Development Corporation tasked with growing Klahoose’s role in business, management, and sustainable development and opportunities in the traditional territory. QXMC’s mission is to support the Nation at the community level and engage Klahoose in sound business ventures that encourage self-reliance and economic independence.

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