After studying at Trinity Western and Simon Fraser University, Bruce Friesen began his business career as the sales manager for a construction / development firm. He moved into the property management field in 1986 and founded Baywest Management Corporation in 1988.
Under his leadership, Baywest became Canada’s leading residential property management firm. At the time of its sale in 2012, Baywest cared for 40,000 suites in 550 buildings from its 3 offices.
Bruce Friesen has been involved in church leadership and camp boards and currently serves several charities including: The Water School, International Justice Mission and the MCC Legacy Board.
Bruce lives in Abbotsford BC with his wife Sylvia. They have 4 children and 6 grandsons. The Friesen’s love to entertain, travel and serve God wherever they find themselves.