Justin Schinkel

Manager, Schinkel Properties

Justin Schinkel is a serial entrepreneur who has finally settled down in the family business.  He leads a second-generation family business that has grown from humble roots and now consists of 5 hotels, residential developments and commercial real estate.  The transition from one generation to the next has been relatively smooth despite some uncomfortable conversations and high emotional levels during decision making.  
Justin is the CEO of The InnKeepers, which own and operate 5 mid-scale hotels in Winnipeg and surrounding area with 150 team members.  The company is on a growth trajectory with its eye on developing more hotel properties.  Justin’s father, Bob Schinkel operates the real estate division, while his brother, Evan Schinkel, operates the construction company.