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Concert Properties appoints Ruth Legg VP of ESG

Ruth Legg has been named vice president of environment, social and governance at Concert Properties, effective March 26, 2024.
First Nations tapped as social housing suppliers

Vancouver names Corrie Okell new GM of development

Corrie Okell has been named the new general manager of development, buildings and licensing for the City of Vancouver.
Lindsay Brand named CIO at Concert Properties

Lindsay Brand named CIO at Concert Properties

Lindsay Brand is joining Concert Properties in the role of chief investment officer, heading up the national team responsible for income-producing properties.
Sustainable finance quest spurs global alliance

Sustainable finance quest spurs global alliance

Green building proponents in Australia, the United Kingdom and the United States are joining forces to produce and promote guidance on sustainable finance options for real estate.
Real estate leadership team gels at Fengate

Real estate leadership team gels at Fengate

Fengate Asset Management’s real estate leadership team now includes Jaime McKenna, newly promoted to president, alongside Alison Kimmell and Colin Catherwood as new managing directors.
Hyatt assigns new leadership in the Americas

Hyatt assigns new leadership in the Americas

Susan Santiago has been named president of the Canada and U.S. sub-region with Hyatt Hotels Corporation, in sync with the global hospitality company's new corporate structure for the Americas.
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Toronto Community Housing appoints new president and CEO

Effective April 2, 2024, Sean Baird will take over as Toronto Community Housing Corporation (TCHC)’s new President and CEO.
Professional workwear drive to aid CRE aspirants

Professional workwear drive to aid CRE aspirants

Toronto-based women in commercial real estate are organizing the effort with an eye to the next generation of talent that the industry, and the economy in general, needs.
RioCan REIT marks 30 years as public company

RioCan REIT marks 30 years as public company

RioCan founder and chairman, Edward Sonshine, and other members of the senior leadership team ushered in the TSX trading day, January 19th, in celebration of the REIT's 30th anniversary.
Christina Iacoucci promoted to BGO Canada helm

Christina Iacoucci promoted to BGO Canada helm

Christina Iacoucci has been promoted to head of Canadian business at BentallGreenOak (BGO) and will also continue to serve as BGO’s chief investment officer in Canada.
IREM backs women aspiring to career advancement

IREM backs women aspiring to career advancement

The IREM Foundation, the charitable arm of the Institute of Real Estate Management, is offering a 2024 scholarship to support women working towards professional certification.
Julie Di Lorenzo named to Order of Ontario

Julie Di Lorenzo named to Order of Ontario

A trailblazer for women in the real estate industry, Julie Di Lorenzo has been actively involved in all aspects of high-rise residential development for nearly 40 years.
Construction and design innovators honoured

Construction and design innovators honoured

Richard Kroeker, emeritus professor of architecture at Dalhousie University, and Osama Moselhi, professor of engineering at Concordia University, have been named to the Order of Canada.
SIOR central Canada names top brokers for 2023

SIOR central Canada names top brokers for 2023

SIOR, the Society of Industrial and Office Realtors, central Canada chapter has named brokers of the year for 2023, conveying honours in four categories.
REMI Network up for business reporting awards

REMI Network up for business reporting awards

The REMI Network is a finalist for the 2023 Canadian Online Publishing Awards (COPAs) in two business reporting categories.
Real estate leadership team gels at Fengate

Ontario Teachers’ name new real estate leader

Pierre Cherki will take leadership of global real estate investment for Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan when its new in-house asset management group launches early next year.

FRPO announces 2023 MAC Awards winners

FPRO hosted the 2023 MAC Awards on November 30th at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre, where it announced this year's esteemed winners.