FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, May 18th, 2023
Mount Pleasant, B.C. – Today, BC United Leader Kevin Falcon announced Jackie Lee as the party’s candidate for the upcoming Vancouver – Mount Pleasant by-election.
“I am running as the BC United candidate for Vancouver – Mount Pleasant because I believe that our province deserves a government that delivers results on the issues that matter most,” said Lee. “As a proud Canadian immigrant, an entrepreneur and community leader, I have seen firsthand the positive impact that can be achieved through unity, innovation, and hard work. I am committed to building a brighter future for the people of Vancouver – Mount Pleasant and making BC a better place for everyone, regardless of their background or circumstances.”
“I am excited to announce Jackie Lee as our candidate for Vancouver – Mount Pleasant,” said Falcon. “His experience volunteering and advocating for local businesses and increased safety in Chinatown makes him the ideal candidate to represent the people of Vancouver – Mount Pleasant. With his strong ties to the community and dedication to service, I have every confidence that Jackie will be an outstanding representative for the people of Vancouver – Mount Pleasant and a true asset to our team in the legislature.”
Jackie is an active community member with a diverse educational background in business administration, extended reality engineering, and manufacturing engineering. As a dedicated family man, Jackie and his wife Vicky raise their 14-year-old son, Winston, together in Richmond. Jackie is a local businessman committed to supporting B.C. businesses and has a deep understanding of the challenges they face. He is also a passionate volunteer who has been involved with Vancouver Co-Op Radio station for over ten years and has collaborated with the Vancouver Police Department to make Chinatown safer and cleaner.
“I am honored to have been chosen as the BC United candidate for Vancouver – Mount Pleasant,” said Lee. “I am passionate about helping local businesses thrive, keeping our streets safe, and ensuring that every individual has the opportunity to succeed. I look forward to earning the support of Vancouver – Mount Pleasant voters and giving them a strong voice in Victoria.”
For more information about BC United candidate Jackie Lee, visit: www.jackielee.ca.