Monthly Archives: February 2014

Event Recap: Fireside Chat 2014: The Menkes Family

View Photos View Video View Attendees New Condo Guide Media Coverage: Article Video A Family Affair By Danny SC Tseng “He always said you never learn anything by talking,” reminisces Steven of his late father Murray Menkes, who began as a small house builder in the 1950s. Murray, an opinionated risk-taking visionary, laid the foundation for his three sons: Alan, Steven, and Peter, who collectively elevated Menkes Developments Ltd. to new heights. Today, the Menkes Empire is responsible for some of the greatest real estate developments in the Greater Toronto … Read More

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Past Fireside Chat Videos

Our most recent Fireside Chat, with the Menkes Family, will be available soon. Please email toronto@uli.org to be notified when it becomes available. For previous Fireside Chat videos, please click on the links below.   FIRESIDE CHAT WITH MAYOR MCCALLION FIRESIDE CHAT WITH PETER SHARPE FIRESIDE CHAT WITH ED SONSHINE 

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Welcome New Members!

ULI Toronto would like to welcome our newest members, who joined between January 1st and February 28th 2014. The shared wisdom and experience of our members is what makes ULI unique. Member leadership and expertise make it possible for ULI to offer what it is known for: the gold standard in quality programs and research, and the opportunity to make an impact on communities. Not a member? Join today! Full Members William Logar, KingSett Capital Tony Reale, BMO Capital Markets Full Member Under 35 Nathan Westendorp, Cambium Associate Members Private John … Read More

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2014 Hines Competition Finalists Named

Graduate student teams from the Georgia Institute of Technology, Harvard University, the University of Maryland, and the University of Texas at Austin will compete in Nashville for the 12th annual Hines Student Urban Design Competition and the grand prize of $50,000. The four teams will make their final proposals for developing the city’s historic Sulphur Dell neighborhood on April 3. As part of ULI’s Building Healthy Places Initiative, the 2014 competition asks the student teams to submit a development proposal that would promote healthy living for the residents of Sulphur Dell. … Read More

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