Monthly Archives: March 2013

Toronto Students Receive Honourable Mention at Hines Competition

We are very pleased to report that out of 149 submissions received from universities across the United States and Canada, a collaborative submission from three local universities has received an Honourble Mention in the 2013 Hines Competition. The team was the only Canadian team of the 13 teams acknowledged for an Honourable Mention. The team was made up of five students completing their masters’ degrees in four different disciplines. ULI Toronto congratulates the following students: Christina Giannone: Master of Business Administration candidate from the Schulich School of Business at York … Read More

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Event Recap: Student Career Event

On Tuesday March 12th, 2013 the ULI Young Leader’s Group hosted a Student Career Event. The ULI Young Leader’s Group formed the Student Committee to connect with surrounding University business and planning programs, and to build a lasting relationship with students as they enter their professional careers. Over 100 students, recent graduates, and young professionals attended the event hosted at the Ivey ING Leadership Centre and heard from a panel of development professionals. The five panel members represented a range of career opportunities in the development industry and gave lasting … Read More

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New Communications Co-Chair Announced

ULI Toronto welcomes Peter Sobchak, Editor of Building Magazine, as our new Communications Committee Co-chair.  Peter takes over the position from Laurie Payne, who will continue to be a part of our Women’s Leadership Initiative. Peter, an Associate Member of ULI since 2008,  has been on the Communications Committee for several years now.  He will work with fellow Co-Chair Bruce Logan and the entire committee to advance the mission of ULI Toronto through media relations, marketing and public relations initiatives.

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ULI Toronto Announces Robert Millward as Executive Director

For Immediate Release Industry Veteran to Spearhead Strategic Growth Plan for GTA District Council Toronto, Ontario – March 7th, 2013 – ULI Toronto, a local district council of the Washington D.C. based Urban Land Institute (ULI), is pleased to announce that Robert Millward has been retained to provide services as Executive Director. Robert (Bob) Millward has been one of Canada’s most accomplished authorities on land use policy for more than 30 years. ULI Toronto is a not-for-profit volunteer organization, with almost 600 members. Its members  are passionate about advancing responsible … Read More

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