The Chia Group is a leading innovator in the
Capital, Travel & Tourism, Hospitality, Real Estate,
Entertainment, and Equestrian



Our Story

The Chia Group is a leading innovator in the Capital, Travel & Tourism, Hospitality, Real Estate, Entertainment, and Beverage industries worldwide. Combining the various business interests of Morris Chia & Family, The Chia Group is committed to the continual development of existing and potential innovative business interests.

Philanthropic work performed by each organization within The Chia Group is supported through The Chia Foundation.

Our Core Values

Fostering relationships with our staff, our customers, and our partners through transparency and integrity is at the heart of all that we do.

Providing an environment that encourages cooperation and open dialogue amongst our staff, our customers, and our partners is how we operate.

Innovation and new opportunities are what we strive for.

Our Team

The Chia Group is led by Morris Chia, Chairman & CEO, and a team of executives and management bringing years of interdisciplinary experience to each business interest.

Each of The Chia Group business interests are led by passionate and knowledgeable management teams. For more information on the individual management teams of each unit within The Chia Group, please visit the “About” section of each company website.


Executive Team

Morris Chia

Morris Chia
Chairman & CEO

As Chairman & CEO of The Chia Group, Morris is at the forefront of strategic oversight for the organization’s current and potential business interests.

An active member of the local, national, and international business communities, Morris is a member of the Young Presidents’ Organization (YPO) and regularly travels throughout North America and the World, cultivating business relationships to ensure future success for existing and new business opportunities.

Social responsibility plays an integral part in Morris’ ideals for success, with regular charitable contributions being made to various organizations through each of The Chia Group companies and formally through The Chia Foundation currently under consideration by the Government of Canada.

Morris can be reached at or 1-204-987-3320



Steve Ruddy
Executive Advisor

Steve brings broad-based advisory and hands-on management experience to The Chia Group. His thirty years of financial, operational and risk management includes senior-level corporate positions in banking and insurance as well as CFO/COO roles with several Canadian multi-national manufacturers.

Steve holds a Bachelor of Arts and a Master of Business Administration from Queen's University. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Canadian Banks, is licensed through the Insurance Council of Alberta and is a member of Financial Executives International.

Steve is a part-time instructor at the University of Calgary and is committed to volunteer work with several organizations that help the less fortunate, including Feed the Hungry.

Steve can be reached at or 1-204-987-3320.



Corrine Macklin
Executive Assistant

In her position as Executive Assistant, Corrine aids in the carrying out of the day-to-day needs of the Executive Team and coordinates the human resource program for The Chia Group and associated companies. Working within the various companies of The Chia Group for 9 years, Corrine brings to her position a wealth of knowledge related to finance and human resources from her background in the banking services industry.

Corrine can be reached at or 1-204-987-3320.

Management Team

Tim Morgan

Tim Morgan
Vice President

Working closely alongside the The Chia Group executive team and the management teams of The Chia Group business interests, Tim Morgan develops and assists in the execution of business plans and communications in line with The Chia Group strategic plan.

Tim holds an Arts Degree in Economics rom the University of Manitoba, has over 10 years of experience in business planning and communications fields, and is an Associate of the Canadian Public Relations Society (CPRS).

Tim can be reached at or 1-204-987-3336




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