In tough economic times, it is not uncommon for individuals to dream about winning the big cash prize or jackpot by gambling on their favourite activities. Albertans are reminded that gambling is entertainment and not a way to make money as part of Responsible Gambling Awareness Week running May 3-10.
The AGLC Board welcomes Gael MacLeod as a new member. Ms. MacLeod’s appointment is effective immediately for a term ending April 1, 2019.
Former councillor for the City of Calgary, Ms. MacLeod also served in leadership roles on several government and community boards, including Calgary Community Lottery Board, Calgary Housing Company, and the City of Calgary Audit Committee. MacLeod’s professional experience covers specific areas of expertise such as strategic planning, grant decision-making, government relations and philanthropy.
A number of changes have been made to the liquor advertising and product promotion policies. Liquor licensees and registered agencies are encouraged to review the related Policy Handbooks or to refer to this summary document for an overview of the changes.