Gary Segal is a principal and executive of the Kingswood Group of Cos. In 2012, he received the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal for his community service and philanthropy. He is chair of the VGH & UBC Hospital Foundation and chaired its $32 million capital campaign to build the new 73-room Ronald McDonald House at BC Children’s Hospital.
FAVOURITE QUOTE: “Life is not made up of years – it is made up of moments, the sum of moments.” – Elie Wiesel
FUN FACT: I was the B.C. 1968 junior 10-pin bowling champion.
PET PEEVE: People quick to judge others solely on first impressions, without giving them a chance.
BUCKET LIST: Concluding a sustainability plan as a legacy for my friend and hero Dr. Rick Hodes.