ABOUT BERNIE VILLAMIL
Bernie Villamil has served the Niagara Falls community, province and business community with positive capacity. Serving in many leadership positions for several local service organizations,
he has transformed many events from the red to profitable ventures through successful partnerships.
In a capacity with the province of Ontario, he served as the Vice-Chair of the Grant Review Team of
Niagara for the Ontario Trillium Foundation (OTF). From the OTF budget of $120,000,000 annually, $20,000,000 was brought to directly to Niagara’s charitable and non-profit organizations during his term.
With a nearly 35-year career with The Niagara Parks Commission, he was responsible for the payroll of approximately $M 48,000,000 annually. As the project manager for New Year`s Eve celebrations in Niagara Falls for 2011/2012, he easily
exceeded historic attendance 1.5-fold with a crowd of 60,000.
Here, hotels achieved record occupancy rates and revenues, Global TV had its highest television ratings to date and The Niagara
Parks Commission business hit the ground running hours ahead of normal to achieve unprecedented revenues. With eleven years of service as a Director on the Board for Pen Financial Credit Union and its legacy organization, he currently also serves as the Audit Committee Chair for this Tier 2 Credit Union poised to exceed the billion-dollar mark soon.
Bernie is on the Board of Directors at AL M’ADINA FINANCIAL. He brings many skills and solutions to
AL M’ADINA to serve client needs and looks forward to helping businesses across the globe.