Monthly Archives: July 2016

Welcome New Members!

ULI Toronto would like to welcome our newest members, who joined between May 9 and July 28, 2016. 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 Sarwar  Ali, DIAM Asset Management Inc. Cherise Burda, Ryerson City Building Institute Christine, Burke, University of Toronto … Read More

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Member Profile: Ed Sajecki, City of Mississauga

The following is a throwback to ULI Toronto’s Fall 2009 interview with City of Mississauga planner and current ULI member Ed Sajecki. The ULI team recently reached out to Ed and asked him if he’d like to make any updates to the content of the interview so it would more accurately reflect recent developments in his life and career. Portions of the original interview have been revised by Ed.   Q: Tell us a little about yourself, and what you do for a living? A: I’ve been Commissioner of Planning … Read More

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Event Recap: Members-Only City Exchange: Detroit

By Christine Chea, DiamondCorp & Monika Rau, DREAM View Photos View Attendees Download Program Booklet View Electronic Tour Guide Media Coverage: The Globe and Mail   This June, ULI Toronto members had the privilege of attending a unique Members-Only two-day City Exchange organized in collaboration with ULI Michigan. With certainty we can say we’re not the only attendees who were in complete awe of the advanced revitalization efforts taking place in Downtown Detroit. The resurgence of the Motor City was immediately evident throughout our tours from initiatives within the City. Our … Read More

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New Changes In Leadership and Growing Presence on the Global Stage

TORONTO (July 18, 2016) – Urban Land Institute (ULI) Toronto is proud to announce several new changes in leadership on their management committee, as well as the appointment of district council members to the global ULI network. Derek Goring will serve as the new Chair of ULI Toronto, while Emma West will be the new Vice Chair, and Chair of Mission Advancement. Rob Spanier, who recently completed his two-year term as Chair of ULI Toronto, will now continue his strategic leadership of ULI Toronto as the new Chair of the … Read More

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Event Recap: An Evening To Remember – 2016 WLI Championship Team

By Seemal Saif, Economic Business Analyst, York Region View Photos View Attendees       ULI Toronto’s Women’s Leadership Initiative (WLI) celebrated its 2016 Championship Team with an evening event on June 22 at the McCarthy Tétrault Toronto office. The evening featured a lively and deeply personal conversation with Janet De Silva, President and CEO of Toronto Region Board of Trade (TRBOT) and Geeta Sheker, Director, Initiative for Women in Business at the Rotman School of Management, University of Toronto. The event began by highlighting some of the achievements of … Read More

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