IMPACT Speakers

Ken Nakano

2024 Impact Speaker Ken Nakano


Chef, Inn at Laurel Point

Chef Nakano’s career has spanned over 25 years and he has led the culinary teams at globally recognized companies like Rosewood, Shangri-La and Fairmont Hotels and Resorts. Chef has prioritized sustainability throughout his tenure and supports local growers, producers, ranchers and fishers wherever possible. Chef now calls the Inn at Laurel Point home.

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Destination Greater Victoria is honoured to be based on the traditional territory of the Lekwungen-speaking peoples of the Songhees Nation and the Esquimalt Nation, whose historical relationships with the land continue to this day.