Ron Toigo is Managing Director of Shato Holdings Ltd., a private company founded in 1969 with head offices in Vancouver, BC.
His background in junior hockey dates back to the 90’s when he owned and operated the Tri-City Americans Hockey Club before selling it in 2000. Currently he is the President and Majority Owner of this major junior hockey club, The Vancouver Giants.
Serving in the capacity of Tournament Chair, Ron was the driving force behind the most successful World Junior Tournament in the history of the event which was hosted in British Columbia in December, 2006.
Ron’s passion for premier hockey events continued as in May 2007 the Vancouver Giants Jr. Hockey Club hosted the 2007 Memorial Cup, the Major Junior Hockey’s prized championship, for the first time in over 30 years in Vancouver. To make the championship a more memorable one, the Vancouver Giants won the championship title!
Ron is currently the Governor of Western Hockey League, a member of the Executive Committee of the Western Hockey League, Chair of the CKNW Orphan’s Fund, a Director of the Delta Police Board Foundation, and a Director of the BC 2009 World Police & Fire Games.
Ron and his wife Michele are long-time residents of Tsawwassen, BC, where their family includes four children.