Profiles

Justin Chiu

Vice President
Building this company has always originated from a set of core family values. I am proud to say that as a second generation business, I am lucky to be working with the best talent in our industry. From our staff to our clients and the trades and contractors we work with, it is no wonder why working at Gammon feels like a family business.

Favourite Car: Audi R8

Stanley Chiu

Vice President
Nothing gives me more pride than working alongside with some of the very best people in our city. Our team of dedicated managers, accountants, administrators and operation personnel is what makes our service offering stand out from the rest.

Favourite Car: Mercedes Benz

Margaret Chiu

President
I have personally been involved with the company for over 30 years. During this time, I have experienced the highs and lows in our real estate market through its many cycles and we are fortunate to be part of an industry that commands our services regardless of what part of the cycle we are in.

I believe that grit, passion and loyalty will help us continue to sustain our commitment in the market as we progressively grow.

Favourite Car: Porsche 911

Annie Yeo

Property Accountant
Regardless of what position one holds in any organization, my beliefs focus amongst having a great attitude, showing integrity and instilling positivity towards those around you.

Favourite Music Artist: Air Supply

Chelsia Mak

Administrative Assistant
My role as an administrative assistant is to ensure each one of our staff members, clients and trades are all somehow connected. I help ensure that workflow is managed efficiently by assisting my colleagues and clients in a timely and responsive manner.

Previous to my position at Gammon International I was working in the hotel industry where customer service was my pride and passion.

Cherie Mak

Commercial Property Manager
I have been in the property management industry for over 17 years as a commercial property manager. My experience and dedication over the years has directed me towards the management of a diverse portfolio of retail, office and apartment buildings within the lower mainland. I take most pride in my direct experience of assisting clients in the renovation and rehabilitation of their commercial buildings all while increasing their overall ROI.

 

Having originated from Hong Kong, I can envision the growth potential our city has to offer.

David Maulding

Controller, CPA, CGA

As the Controller for the company, my role involves both property and corporate level accounting that directly impacts the operational and financial position of the firm. My passion for our industry and our company’s willingness to succeed is driven by meeting deadlines and my ambition for continuous improvement.

Prior to joining Gammon, my life experiences have taken me from being a locally renowned chef to auditor with the CRA.

Designations: CPA, CGA

Howard Mak

Senior Associate, BA, MBA
As a member of Gammon’s commercial real estate investment team, I am responsible for sourcing and evaluating redevelopment and investment opportunities within Official Community Planned areas of the City of Vancouver for some of our city’s most prominent investors and developers.

I hold a Master of Business Administration degree from Simon Fraser University and a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science from the University of Victoria.  Prior to Joining Gammon International I held positions in Regulatory Affairs and Marketing at FortisBC Energy Inc.

Favourite Marvel Character: Wolverine

Jerry Yao

Property Accountant
As a property accountant, my experience began with a large portfolio of 400 residential units. My adaptation and keen sense of learning has helped me evolve to a more dynamic and diversified portfolio of commercial and residential property on a full cycle basis. My ability to evolve so quickly has been fueled by my attention to detail, professional judgement and willingness to help my peers as a team player.

Educational experience: Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting and finance

Favourite Car: Tesla Model X!

Jon Wong

Superintendent
Remember, you cannot be everything to everyone. But, whatever the project is, know that at that time it is the most important and relevant. Be the best that you can be.

Favourite Movie: Jason Bourne

Karen Holshoe

Senior Property Manager/Managing Broker
I have been with the company for over 20 years. Enjoying your career in combination with working with a caring team to make everyone and the company excel is what will make you great in our industry.

Favourite Car: a black convertible that can carry my golf clubs

Favourite Quote: “You can’t teach common sense” – anonymous

Lin Zhou

Receptionist/Administrative Assistant
 

I will be the first one to always greet you at our office and the last one to say goodbye. My role as the company’s receptionist is to ensure each one of our staff members, clients, and trades are all somehow connected.

Our industry requires teamwork in which I find myself to be the central communication system that keeps our people connected.

Favourite Movie: Life of Pi

Liz Der

Administrative Assistant
I have been with the company for over 20 years and what I have learned most is my ability to multi-task and work efficiently with different personalities. I believe what makes a great Operations Coordinator is being able to understand the full picture of all the various staff positions in the office in order to run a smooth ship.

Favourite Quote: “No man is an island, entire of itself; every man is a piece of the continent” – John Donne

Maggie Lao

Administration/Office Manager

Being the office manager for the company requires me to problem solve and make informed decisions in order to keep the assembly line intact.

Favourite Music Artist: Celine Dion!

Megan Goss

Strata Manager
As a licensed Strata Manager, I am responsible for a multitude of strata properties across the lower mainland. The key characteristics that has awarded me the successes I have earned in the industry as a strata manager are communication, patience and organizational skills. In addition, I believe it is essential to work as a team, show empathy towards your clients no matter the situation and learn to love what you do.

 

Favourite Quote: “Love the life you live, live the life you love” – Bob Marley