Cookie Boyle studied French at the Sorbonne in Paris, and received her MBA from Columbia University in New York. She has worked in publishing in Australia, as an editor in England and as a writer for destinations as distinct as Cyprus, Munich and Libya. She rode the elevators with Jackie O at Bantam Doubleday Dell Publishing in Manhattan, and while in San Francisco worked for clients such as Intel, Nissan, Microsoft, Ben & Jerry’s and Kellogg’s. She returned to Vancouver and became Managing Editor at Envisioning & Storytelling, where she was responsible for creating the brand story for clients around the world. She has had two of her plays produced, one which she directed, and two of her films produced. She now brings this love of story to her role as Executive Director, Global Content at Destination Canada.