Harry Stinson’s business career is a combination of real estate, hospitality and entertainment, which are now blended together in the growth of a unique hotel portfolio.
Stinson specializes in the revitalization of existing and historic buildings, which have received many awards and widespread recognition for design, heritage restoration and urban renewal.
Amongst his best-known projects are the Candy Factory Lofts, High Park Lofts, 1 King West, Stinson School Lofts, Gibson School, Beasley Park Lofts and the Buffalo Grand Hotel.
He has owned and operated many restaurants, produced live concerts, hosted TV and radio shows and is a frequent speaker at conferences and shows.
Harry is very passionate and ‘hands-on’ with his projects, and is personally involved with the design and ongoing operation of the buildings.
His favourite project to date has been
1 King West which has become one of the most successful hotels in Toronto, with occupancies consistently over 90%, and a thriving banquet department that has become a prestige location for corporate and social events.
Stinson Hospitality is currently developing residential lofts, a boutique hotel and a distillery in Hamilton, Ontario, owns and operates a major convention hotel in Buffalo New York, and working on other distinctive hotel properties through Canada and USA.