About Steve


Steve-Rowe-2Steve Rowe has spent thirty-five years in the hospitality industry. Following graduation with an MBA from The University of Western Ontario, Steve became Keg Restaurant’s first joint venture partner, operating the Keg in Winnipeg. He went on to become Partner in Charge of the Vancouver, BC office of the management consulting firm, Pannell Kerr Forster. He began doing consulting projects in China in 1985 and moved to Hong Kong in 1988.

Living on the yacht “Mo Mun Tai” at the Aberdeen Marina Club, he was Managing Director of Pannell Kerr Forster Services Limited with offices in Hong Kong and Shanghai. His consulting activities spanned all of Asia including joint venture negotiations in Shanghai and Beijing.

In 1996, he joined Douglas College as the founder of their hospitality management program, retiring in 2014. Steve lives with his wife, Linda in beautiful Sechelt, BC on the province’s Sunshine Coast.

88 Ice House Street, A Doc O'Connell Novel, is available as an e-book on Amazon Kindle.

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