Lynn Hsu, President & CEO of the Macdonald Real Estate Group, started her real estate career in 1985. From 1987 through 1989, Lynn was the #1 salesperson for Western Canada at a large, national real estate firm, ranking in the top 3 for all of Canada for combined residential/commercial real estate sales during those years. In 1990, Lynn bought Macdonald Realty, then a single office in Vancouvers Westside.
Since that time, she has expanded the company, growing it to multiple offices throughout British Columbia, with nearly 1,000 staff and sales associates, turning the operation into the most diversified brokerage, management and consultancy organization , with offerings in: Residential and Commercial Sales and Leasing, Property Management, Project Marketing, Mortgage Financing, and Project Management.
Over her career, Lynn has been honored many times for her achievements. These include:
40 Under 40 Achievement Award for Entrepreneurs in BC
Overseas Chinese Achievement Award
Taiwanese Canadian Entrepreneur Award
Canadian Business Top 100 Canadian Women Entrepreneur Award 2004 Rank # 11
Canadian Business Top 100 Canadian Women Entrepreneur Award 2006 Rank # 8
Person of the Year in Chinese-Canadian Business Award 2007
The largest company owned by a woman in BC 2008, 2009 and 2010 (Business in Vancouver)
The largest brokerage company in Western Canada 2009 (Real Trends)