Co-Founder & Motelier of The June Motel
Sarah Sklash is the co-founder of The June Motel. Prior to becoming a motelier, Sarah spent a decade working in public service, with a focus on vital statistics. During her time in government, Sarah focused on creating customer-centric, efficient processes. She continues to focus on keeping operations running smoothly at The June and is always seeking to make the guest experience as great as possible. She also finds a decade of government experience useful in navigating all the government interactions required as an entrepreneur. Splitting her time between Montreal and Prince Edward County, Sarah is a graduate of Ivey Business School. Most recently, she and her co-founder April Brown were the subject of a Netflix series – Motel Makeover – that followed their renovation of The June Sauble Beach.
Sarah is a passionate traveler, and believes that the moment you first open the doors to a new hotel room is the best feeling in the world. A globe-trotter through and through, Sarah has lived in Australia, Belgium, France, Hong Kong and Israel. Her passions include design and good wine; holding that the best design decisions come from moments when we’re doubting whether we’ve gone too far. Further hobbies of Sarah’s include skiing, leisurely bike rides, and of course, travel.