George Van Noten brings over 25 years of industry experience to his role as Chief Operating Officer of Minto Apartment REIT, where he manages day-to-day operations and property level P&L across the portfolio. In his most recent role as Senior Vice President of Property Operations with Minto Properties and Minto Apartment REIT, he is credited with overhauling the operating platform to create improvements in revenue, market share, customer service/retention, and employee engagement.
Before joining Minto Properties, George developed his extensive business operations skills in senior roles with Fairmont Hotels & Resorts, Delta Hotels and Canadian Pacific Hotels. In 2006, he brought this expertise to Minto Hospitality Group where he quickly generated massive gains in shareholder value across their portfolio of hotels and furnished/unfurnished suites.
With deep and broad knowledge of the industry, George has spoken extensively at industry conferences and is Minto's top advisor and speaker on the topics of Value-Add Property Management, Operations, Customer Acquisition and Product, Service and Pricing Strategy.
George attended Lakehead University and is a graduate of Georgian College.