Dylan SooCorporate SecretaryDylan holds a Masters Degree at Royal Roads University in International Hotel Management as well as a Certificate in Hotel Real Estate Investments and Asset Management from Cornell online. He is one of the longest serving members of NVD, being a part of the company since 2009 after moving from Vancouver where was born and raised.
Prior to moving up from Vancouver, Dylan spend time working at some of the most prestigious properties in BC including the world renowned Relais & Chateaux, Wickaninnish Inn in Tofino and the AAA Five Diamond Awarded Sutton Place Hotel in Vancouver. Dylan was also fortunate to be part of a new development in 2007 with the Sidney Pier Hotel & Spa where he took an interest in building hotels from the ground up.
With almost 25 years of hospitality experience, Dylan has spearheaded a team of professionals that has seen the hotel portfolio grow from two properties to six and an asset value of over $40 million. At this time due to the make up and skill of the team, he was able to step into new roles for NVD including business development and board/investor relations. He continues to look forward to rounding out his skill set within NVD and is excited for the growth opportunity of the company, both from a career stand point and as a company investment standpoint.
In his spare time, Dylan loves to spend time teaching his kids to cook, play sports, and travel with them to other places in the world. He is a self proclaimed foodie and is fascinated with all types of cuisine. He developed the Yukon Burger Challenge which saw numerous restaurants compete for the best burgers over three different summers.
In between work and family life Dylan has sat on various committees & boards including the Yukon Quest, Yukon College Hospitality Steering Committee, and Tourism Industry Association of Yukon HR and Culinary Tourism committees.