Here at Glacier Media, our internal agency ecosystem is made up of 150+ folks.

Another week, another Team GMD Q&A. It’s kind of like Vogue’s 73 Questions. Instead, it’s in blog form and there are less than 10 questions – because you’re busy and we respect your time.

This week, we are shining the light on our supreme leader, Alvin. Wonder what his rap name is? Scroll down to the bottom to find out.

Alvin Brouwer
President Glacier Media Digital & President Lower Mainland Publishing LP

As President of Lower Mainland Publishing LP and Glacier Community Media Digital, Mr. Brouwer is responsible for Glacier’s community media assets in the Lower Mainland of British Columbia, Canada.  The group includes newspapers and corresponding websites in Vancouver, North Vancouver, West Vancouver, Burnaby, Tri Cities, New Westminster, Richmond, Delta and Bowen Island. Alvin is also responsible for digital strategy and operations for the community media group.

Dealing with multiple businesses in varied space and levels of maturity

Hobbies: Cycling 🚴

Hidden talent: I can drink two bottles of wine and still be ok according to me

Two truths one lie:

  1. Dutch descent
  2. One of 6 kids
  3. Have 25 grandchildren

Favourite song right now: Break Up in a Small Town- Sam Hunt

What’s the best thing about Glacier: Its entrepreneurial spirit

Your Starbucks order: Grande Vanilla Latte

Personal kryptonite: I am subject to bursts of enthusiasm

Office habit: Going into Michelle Bhatti’s office and stealing her candy

Rap name: DUTCH BOY2

What do you love about Glacier? I love working with all of my Glacier colleagues and look forward to a bright future.

Stay tuned for our next Team GMD feature to see more of the brilliant folks working for you behind the scenes.