Canada

Howard Blank

At Large Director

Howard Blank has been a member of the gaming, media and entertainment industry for over 30 years.

Howard is proud to give his time and talent at a number of not for profit events each year. To date, Howard has helped raise over $900,000,000 for organizations across Canada and in the USA.

Howard currently serves as Board member and past Chair of Variety, B.C., and serves as Board member of Variety International. Howard also serves as Vice President for BC Entertainment Hall of Fame, Board member for BC Foundation for the Arts, Board Member at Odd Squad Production Society, Board Member at Zajac Foundation, Strategic Advisor to the National Museum of Law Enforcement and Organized Crime (MOB MUSEUM) in Nevada, North West 9-11 Memorial Co-Chair and ambassador for Cerebral Palsy Association of BC.

Howard is CEO of Point Blank Entertainment Ltd. www.pointblankshows.com

Howard is proud recipient of the Order of Canada “Sovereign Medal for Volunteers” ,“The Lifetime Gaming Award” and the “Philanthropy Award” from the Canadian Gaming Association; he has been honoured with Variety British Columbia’s “ Heart Award for meritorious service as well as “Angel” and “Barker of The Year” awards. Howard is proud recipient of “The Paul Harris Fellowship” medal from Rotary International. Howard was r honoured with the BC Lupus Society “Inspire” award and in 2015, Howard received the British Columbia Community Achievement Medal from the B.C. Lt. Governor.