Monthly Archives: July 2015

Leveraging Momentum – Summer Message from ULI Chair

Summer is a great time to look back and look forward. Looking back, 2014/15 was a year of great growth for ULI Toronto. Membership grew by a stunning 50% and event attendance rose by almost 60%. These numbers are important. It shows that you are getting more deeply involved in ULI and that we are connecting with the land and development community – for that, we thank you. Looking back also reveals another story. It’s a value story that speaks to the leadership of a global multi-sector organization focused on … Read More

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Event Recap: Summer Social 2015

By Kendra FitzRandolph The ULI Summer Social has become a staple in the social calendars for many young developers and urban enthusiasts. For 5 years now, on the second Thursday in July, over 500 urbanists descend upon the ultra-chic Queen West Club, Cube in their most fashion-forward business wear and engage in wonderful conversations and libations. Old friends have the chance to reconnect while new members get to see a whole other side to ULI Toronto. This year, ULI Toronto’s committees wanted to add a little “je-ne-sais-quoi’ to the event … Read More

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Event Recap: Cannon Knitting Mills Exploration

View Photos View Attendance View Featured Speaker Clip #1 View Featured Speaker Clip #2 View Featured Speaker Clip #3 View Featured Speaker Clip #4   View Hamilton Waterfront Revitalization Video #1 View Hamilton Waterfront Revitalization Video #2 View UrbanToronto Article View Canadian Real Estate Magazine Article  Abandoned Hamilton knitting mill reveals potential for new chapters DAVE LEBLANC HAMILTON — Special to The Globe and Mail Published Thursday, Jun. 25, 2015 3:52PM EDT Last updated Friday, Jun. 26, 2015 2:56PM EDT It’s a weekend morning in Hamilton. Hard sunlight bounces off … Read More

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Welcome New Members

ULI Toronto would like to welcome our newest members, who joined between June 13 and July 28 2015. 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 Member – Public Sector Frank J. J. Bajt, Toronto Food Business Incubator Sue Connor, City of Brampton Amy Gingrich, Metrolinx Michelle … Read More

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Big Ideas at First Gulf: Members Only Event at Project21

By Kendra FitzRandolph “People are the idea on a whiteboard, the imagination in a work of art, the viewer in a gallery, and the score in a movie. They are the friendly exchange at a shop and the genius behind the ingredient that ‘made’ the dish. They are reason we think differently today than we did yesterday.” – Derek Goring, VP Development, First Gulf       If you blink, you’ll miss it. But tucked away just east of the Don River, north of Lake Shore Boulevard and south of … Read More

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