Stella Gan is part owner and Director of Sales and Marketing for Liberty Hospitality Corporation, which owns and/or operates Liberty North, South St. Burgers in Barrie & Ottawa, Sand Zone Beach Volleyball, Blossoms Fresh Fruit Arrangements (Barrie), Motel 6 Kingston, Days Inn Sioux Lookout and Manitoulin Hotel & Conference Centre.
Stella is very involved in various associations/organizations and currently sits on the board of directors for Tourism Barrie, Ontario Restaurant Hotel & Motel Association, YMCA of Simcoe Muskoka. She has previously held the position of president for the Barrie Kempenfelt Rotary Club, board of director for the Barrie Golf and Country Club, President of the Barrie Hotel Association, member of the RTO7 steering committee, board of directors for the Barrie Chamber of Commerce to name a few. After graduating from Hosta École Hoteliere in Leysin, Switzerland, Stella completed her Bachelor of Science, Hotel & Restaurant Management in Boston University. Upon graduation, she completed a two year hotel internship at the Four Seasons Hotel, Vancouver, and the Four Seasons Hotel, Boston. Her hotel career started at the Sheraton Boston Hotel as a guest services agent. In the short three years she was there, Stella was promoted to Sales Manager, focusing on the corporate and tour markets. Upon returning to her hometown, which was in Vancouver, BC then, she returned to the Four Seasons Hotel Vancouver and joined the Sales/Marketing department. Stella’s greatest passion is traveling the world, living a very active lifestyle, and eating different cuisines.