NLCC Service Group About Us:

NLCC Service Group is a St. John’s based “comprehensive service” company providing assistance to clients wishing to quickly adapt to life in Newfoundland and Labrador.

In the next 5 years, NLCC Group Corporation will become a leading consulting service provider on education, tourism, immigration, and immigration provincially, nationally and internationally.

Our Vision

NLCC delivers a one-stop, all-round, personalized professional service for Newfoundland and Labrador, we provide expertise and knowledge on Student ServicesResident Services, Business Services, Property Management, Tourism and Community Services, with our support and resources we aim to help you develop into a community contributor for Canadian society. About us NLCC Group.

Meet Our Management Team

Yinnan is an active volunteer for many Newfoundland community service groups . He is the President of the group. Linda  is Vice Present and she has 40 years of experience. Presently Ellie is the general manager. She recently graduated from the Master of Oil and Gas Engineering program from Memorial University of Newfoundland (MUN). She also holds a Bachelor of Safety Engineering from the China University of Petroleum. Jerry  is Chief Communication Officer. He is an experienced entrepreneur in the areas of general trade, restaurant industry and real estate. He have more than ten years of experience and he has the capacity and willingness to develop, organize and manage various ventures. He has been a successful owner and operator of a General Trading Company and a Chinese Restaurant. Shuo is client care manager. He is a junior engineer. Additionally, he starts his master’s degree in Computer Science within the next four months. Property manager is Jingyao Sun. He is currently pursuing a master’s degree in oil and gas engineering at Memorial University of Newfoundland. He is involved with Lanzhou University student groups providing expertise in planning, organizing, and organization of large events. Chief Operating Officer is Vincent. He has been working in the insurance industry for 10 years . His current position as Ontario portfolio manager designs portfolio strategies to deliver the operational plan, supervising areas within the organization to ensure the portfolio delivers the desired outcome. IT manager is Yang Zhao. He is currently in his final semester of Computer Science Degree at Memorial University of Newfoundland. He has more than 3 years’ experience in IT Service -Networking and Communication Group.  Yang also operates his own Website Design Company called Heardgi Website Design. Property maintenance manager is Darryl. About us NLCC Group.

Meet Our Senior Consulting Team

Senior corporate strategy advisor is Dr. Cosmas. Senior career development adviser is Dr. Daniel Wong. He is a professional Engineer. Chief economist & senior advisor is Tony Fang. Bernie Halloran is chief business consultant. Andrew McKim is senior business consultant. Senior Tourism Consultant and Director of Destination Canada is Stan Cook Jr. He was the co-owner and president of an award winning nature based tourism company located in Cape Broyle. Stan’s father started offering adventure tours in 1970 with his whole clan growing up in this family business. Over those years they have been recognized with more than a dozen provincial and national tourism awards. Life and fun advisor is Wei Qiu and she received her bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Memorial University of Newfoundland.  Wei has seven years work experience in management and customer service.

Properties for Rent

NLCC provides a complete range of property management services, Our team consists of five staff including maintenance and cleaning staff. We focus on high end MUN and CNA area properties.

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NLCC Service Group is a St. John’s based “comprehensive service” company providing assistance to clients wishing to quickly adapt to life in Newfoundland and Labrador by providing the following services:

* Real Estate Service
* Research Cost of Living
* Social and Professional Connections
* Resume/Paper Editing
* Landing Service
* Study/ work Visa Application
* Professional Business Assistance
* Hospitality Service
* Tourism Service
* Volunteer and Job Opportunities
* Asian Business Market research

Meet Our Management Team

It is possible for ordinary people to choose to be extraordinary.

—— Elon Musk

YinNan Zhang

President

Yinnan is an active volunteer for many Newfoundland community service groups including Chinese Association of Newfoundland (CANL), and the Community Financial Literacy Event.

As a real estate agent with Re/max Realty Specialist Ltd. he has received a Re/max Achiever Award.  Yinnan holds a Bachelor of Business Administration Degree – MUN and has worked for over ten years with various retail companies, thereby developing his sales and customer service experience.

Linda Dywer

Vice Present

With 40 years of business experience Linda has hard skills, a been-there-done-that track record of industry know-how. Her leadership style, vision for the organization, personality, and core values  enables her to provide independent judgment, considerable technical knowledge, supervision, highly advanced computer knowledge, strong analytical and organizational skills.

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Ellie Gao

General Manager

Presently Ellie is an Engineer in Training, she recently graduated from the Master of Oil and Gas Engineering program from Memorial University of Newfoundland (MUN). She also holds a Bachelor of Safety Engineering from the China University of Petroleum.

With over three years of experience in project management she established and managed research, student union, and business projects. This ultimately led her to a major research project named: The Application of Management of Change (MOC) in the oil-gas industry alarm system, whereby she was responsible for the development and management of projects, their cost, time and scope.

As Vice President of the Chinese Youth Association of MUN, she has planned and implemented events for more than 1,000 participants.  Ellie achieved her certification of Microsoft Office Master from the Microsoft Corporation.

Jerry Li

Chief Communication Officer

Jerry is an experienced entrepreneur in the areas of general trade, restaurant industry and real estate. With over ten years of experience he has the capacity and willingness to develop, organize and manage various business ventures. He has been a successful owner and operator of a General Trading Company and a Chinese Restaurant.

Jerry has achieved a Bachelor of Business Administration – MUN. As a Certified Royal LePage Commercial Specialist, Jerry meets commercial clients needs with his knowledge, credibility and experience.

Sean Wang

Client Care Manager

Shuo is a junior engineer currently studying at Memorial University of Newfoundland (MUN) to achieve a master’s degree in Oil and Gas Engineering. Additionally, he starts his master’s degree in Computer Science within the next four months.

He holds a bachelor’s degree in Resource Exploration Engineering working as a geological engineer.  As well, he has worked in international trade for Shandong Hiking International Commerce Group Co. Ltd., which is the largest international trading company in northern China.

Neil Sun

Property Manager

Jingyao Sun is currently pursuing a master’s degree in oil and gas engineering at Memorial University of Newfoundland. He is involved with Lanzhou University student groups providing expertise in planning, organizing, and organization of large events.

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Vincent Li

Chief Operating Officer

Vincent has been working in the insurance industry for 10 years in numerous roles such as senior business analyst, portfolio manager and acting portfolio management director. His current position as Ontario portfolio manager designs portfolio strategies to deliver the operational plan, supervising business areas within the organization to ensure the portfolio delivers the desired outcome.

Vincent achieved a Technical Excellence Award from the insurance industry. Additionally, he holds numerous professional designations within the field of risk management and insurance, such as Canadian Risk Management, and Chartered Insurance Personnel.  Presently, he is pursuing the Fellowship-Chartered Insurance Personnel (FCIP) designation.

Vincent holds a Bachelor of Science in mathematics and computer science from Roskilde University, Denmark and a Master of Applied Science in computer engineering from Memorial University of Newfoundland.

Yang Zhao

IT Manager

Yang Zhao is currently in his final semester of Computer Science Degree at Memorial University of Newfoundland. He has more than 3 years’ experience in IT Service -Networking and Communication Group.  Yang also operates his own Website Design Company called Heardgi Website Design.

Darryl Wiseman

Property Maintainence Manager

Darryl provides upkeep of homes, apartments and rental properties, ensuring management of personal property, equipment and assets.

Meet Our Senior Consulting Team

Dr. Cosmas Ho

Senior Corporate Strategy Advisor

Dr. Cosmas Ho M.D., C.C.F.P. qualified as a Medical Doctor in 1961. Dr. Ho continued his postgraduate training at the General Hospital in St. John’s, NL, and at Queens University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada.

Dr. Ho established a private medical practice of Family Medicine in St. John’s, NL, in 1965.

In 1973, Dr. Ho introduced Acupuncture in Newfoundland, which he continues to practice to date.

Dr, Ho is an applied scientist, a researcher, and scientific paper writer. He has authored and co-authored many scientific papers on seal oil properties, its nutritional benefits related to Omega-3, as well as health disorders associated with Omega-3 deficiency.

Dr. Ho is recognized locally, nationally, and internationally for his extensive work in the field of science and business. Dr. Ho is an accomplished and successful entrepreneur. In 1979, Dr. Ho incorporated Terra Nova Fisheries Company Ltd. To encompass his many successful business adventures. Under Dr. Ho’s direction, his company successfully reintroduced the commercial production and export of dried squid from Newfoundland. In 1984, following three years of extensive research at his production facility in Newfoundland, Terra Nova Fisheries Company Ltd., established the first commercial production of Surimi and imitation shellfish in North America.

In 1986, the P.J. Gardiner Institute for Business Studies of Memorial University of Newfoundland established the “Newfoundland Entrepreneurship Award”. The award, presented annually, recognizes the achievements of Newfoundland’s most outstanding entrepreneur. Dr. Ho was named the first recipient of this prestigious award. Also, Dr. Ho’s company received recognition for its marketing endeavors by being awarded the “Canadian Export Award” in 1989, which is only given to 15 businesses in Canada. The company was also the recipient of the innovation award “Canada Awards for Business Excellence” in 1988.

In 1992, Dr. Cosmas Ho, recognizing the potential of Newfoundland’s growing harp seal population, initiated the revitalization of the seal industry with a focus on utilization of the entire seal, including seal oil, seal meat, and seal pelts. Dr. Ho began intensive research and development into this underutilized, but renewable resource, which has lead to more research and promotion of the dietary benefits of seal oil, which is rich in Omega-3 Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids.

Through Dr. Ho’s initiatives, in 1994, his company introduced the first commercial production of edible seal oil for human consumption in the world. Dr. Ho has been dubbed by the news media as the “Father of Seal Oil” and is widely recognized in Newfoundland, China, and the world as the “Pioneer” of the seal oil research for his discovery of it is valuable components, Omega-3 PUFAs.

Dr. Ho was awarded a Commemorative Medal of the 125th Anniversary of the Confederation of Canada in 1992. The Governor General of Canada, in recognition of Dr. Ho’s significant contribution, both in business, and his scientific research, to his community, his province and to Canada, presented this award.

In 2003, Dr. Ho published his scientific research and studies on Omega-3 PUFAs, Omega-3: The Seal Connection. The book consists of several chapters of mainly educational and scientific writings and documents in the research of seal oil.

Dr. Daniel Wong

Senior Career Development Adviser

Dr. Daniel Wong is a professional Engineer recently retired from the provincial public college in the province of Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada.

In his previous role at the provincial public college, Dr. Wong oversaw the administration of partnerships between Newfoundland and many Chinese universities and colleges delivering post-secondary programs and curriculum to students in China. Dr. Wong was granted a visiting professorship status and scholarly title. He also administered and developed a post-secondary campus construction in Doha, Qatar, a 200 Million Canadian Dollars project.

Dr. Wong holds a Bachelor of Electrical Engineering from Dalhousie University, a Master of Business Administration, and a Doctorate in Philosophy in Mechanical Engineering from Memorial University of Newfoundland and Labrador.

In addition, he holds numerous professional designations within the field of engineering internationally, has served on the board of various industry associations within Newfoundland and Labrador and Canada, and has been published in many industry publications including the American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE).

Dr. Tony Fang

Chief Economist & Senior Advisor

Tony Fang is the Stephen Jarislowsky Chair in Cultural and Economic Transformation at Memorial University of Newfoundland and an adjunct Professor with the University of Toronto. Currently he holds the J. Robert Beyster Faculty Fellowship at Rutgers University and sits on a World Bank’s Expert Advisory Committee on Migration and Development.

Prior to joining Memorial, he was the Director of Master of International Business Program at Monash University in Melbourne, Australia. He served as the President of the Chinese Economists Society (2012-13) and the Domain Leader at CERIS, Ontario Metropolis Centre (2009-12). He was a visiting professor at Harvard University and NBER, Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, City University of Hong Kong, University of Macau, Tsinghua University, Fudan University, and Southwest University of Finance and Economics. In 2010, he received the title of “Chutian Scholar” of Hubei Province. In 2017, he was elected as a Fellow of Royal Society of Arts (FRSA).

Professor Fang has a Ph.D. in Industrial Relations and Human Resource Management from the University of Toronto. His areas of research interest encompass issues of immigration, diversity, and cultural changes, cross-cultural management, inter-cultural communications, high performance workplace practices, pension, retirement policy and the ageing workforce, minimum wages and youth employment, union impact on wages, innovation and firm growth, pay equity and employment equity. He has published in such journals as Strategic Management Journal, Industrial and Labor Relations Review (Cornell), Industrial Relations (Berkeley), British Journal of Industrial Relations (LSE), Relations industrielles/Industrial Relations, The World Economy, China Economic Review, Asian Economic Papers, Canadian Journal of Economics, International Journal of Human Resource Management, Journal of Economic Psychology, Canadian Public Policy, Journal of World Business, Journal of Labor Research, IZA Journal of Labour Policy, IZA World of Labour, International Migration, Diversity, International Journal of Manpower, Journal of Management History, and Social Indictors Research. He has also received 15 research awards from SSHRC and 5 research grants HRSDC, totaling $4 million. In 2015, he was appointed as the Jarislowsky Chair at Memorial University, with $2 million endowment support from the Jarislowsky Foundation, Government of Newfoundland and Labrador, and private donations.

Bernie Halloran

Chief Business Consultant

CEO of Always In Vogue

Andrew McKim

Senior Business Consultant

CEO of Xtreme Hockey

Stan Cook Jr.

Senior Tourism Consultant

Director of Destination Canada

For 25 years Stan Cook Jr. was the co-owner and president of an award winning nature based tourism company located in Cape Broyle. Stan’s father started offering adventure tours in 1970 with his whole clan growing up in this family business. Over those years they have been recognized with more than a dozen provincial and national tourism awards.

In summer of 2018, having closed the adventure business, Stan ran the Base Camp, located on Inuit owned land, situated adjacent to the southern boundary of the Torngat Mountains National Park and coordinated the multiday heli-hiking packages.

Since Autumn of 2018 Stan has been Adventure Tourism Advisor/Consultant for the Internationally renowned Fogo Island Inn. His role is providing expertise and support to improve performance in terms of strategy, operations and structure.

Presently he sits as a board member of Destination Canada, the Federal Crown Corporation responsible to market Canada internationally in 10 countries, and serves on the Human Resources, Governance and Nomination committee.

In 2016 as a Member of Tourism Development International, an Irish tourism consultancy company Stan helped create Prince Edward Island’s 5 year provincial tourism strategy.

Stan Jr. became formally involved with the association side of the tourism industry in 1999 when he became the inargual Chair of the Adventure Tourism Association of NL. He went on to sit on the provincial tourism industry association of NL board for 12 years, eventually Chairing of Hospitality NL.

In 2009 he was named the first Chair of the Newfoundland & Labrador Tourism Board, which is a private- public partnership created to advise on the implementation of Uncommon Potential: A Vision for Newfoundland and Labrador Tourism (Vision 2020).

From 2004 to 2012 he sat on the Tourism Industry Association of Canada (TIAC) board, Canada’s National private-sector tourism advocate. He moved from Vice Chair in 2007-2008 to the Chair of this corporation in 2009 &2010.

In 2004 and 2005 he co-chaired the Atlantic Canada Tourism Partnership as an industry representative for this Federal, Pan-Provincial international tourism marketing agreement, created by the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency to promote Atlantic Canada as a leading vacation destination in priority markets in
the mid-Atlantic and New England regions of the United States and in the United Kingdom.

In the early 2000’s Stan Chaired the Canadian Tourism Commission’s Brand Enhancement Committee and sat on its Outdoor Tourism Industry Product Development committee.

He’s Chaired of Gros Morne Institute of Sustainable Tourism since it’s inception in 2003.

From 2006 to 2017 he was a board member of Marine Atlantic Inc., the Canadian federal CrownCorporation mandated to operate ferry services between the provinces of Newfoundland and Labrador and Nova Scotia.

He was awarded a Fellow of the Royal Canadian Geographic Society in 2012, also in that year was a Recipient of the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal.

Wei Qiu

Life and Fun advisor

Wei Qiu received her bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Memorial University of Newfoundland.  Wei has seven years work experience in management and customer service.

In 2012, she started work at a Restaurant as a waitress to practice her English as a purpose.

After two years in 2014, she was working for UPS store as an assistant of the store manager. This was the first job she had, which was related to her major. This work experience was a good opportunity to support her to be developing her career in Canada.

After she graduated from University at 2016, she started to work with an immigration company for three years as a Business Services Officer and Consultant. In these roles, she assisted, advised and supported international students, workers, newcomers, and their families to help them settle in school and community life in Canada. With strong organizational and communication skills, she leaded all planning, recruiting, and coordinating settlement services for newcomers and internationals. She has been a team leader in developing and coordinating the business process for a new Immigration program. Based on her knowledge of the Immigration policy of the provincial government, she assisted IRCC for International customers by providing document preparation and communication translation support.

In addition to the above roles, she is a Tax Professional Advisor for HR Block science 2016. Over three years, she has provided tax knowledge to internationals and serviced them to process tax return during tax season.

Back to 2015, she started to work with Sephora as a skincare advisor/senior skincare advisor. The company provided her Professional Customer Service and Skincare Knowledge Training during her work period. As the same time, she received Passion for the Client Award in 2016. After two years in 2017, she developed herself in cosmetics industry and started to work for Shoppers Drug Mart Beauty Boutique as a Part time Beauty Expert.

In 2019, presently she is working for Chanel as a Beauty Advisor and Counter Manager in Torbay Rd. Shoppers Drug Mart. Since she came to Canada, she was operating her own business for international transport for couple years, and had many business partners cross Canada to support her career built.

Our Promise

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  • Property Management Group Manager:
  • YinNan Zhang
  • Ellie Gao
  • Sean Wang
  • Neil Sun
  • Darryle Wiseman
  • Student Service Group Manager:
  • Ellie Gao
  • Sean Wang
  • Yang Zhao
  • Residents Service Group Managers:
  • YinNan Zhang
  • Ye Li
  • Jerry Li
  • Linda
  • Tourism Service Group Managers:
  • Ye Li
  • Ellie Gao
  • Stan Cook
  • Sean Wang
  • Business Service Group Managers:
  • Jerry Li
  • Yang Zhao
  • Bernie Halloran
  • Andrew
  • Community Service Group Managers:
  • Ellie Gao
  • Sean Wang
  • Rong Chen
  • Neil Sun

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