Board of Directors
R. Scott Hutcheson – Executive Chairman of the Board
Greg A. Guatto – President & CEO
Avtar Bains is an established and well respected professional whose career in real estate has spanned over 30 years. Mr. Bains spent the majority of his career with Colliers International as Executive Vice President, National Investment Team until his departure in 2011. During his distinguished real estate brokerage tenure, he successfully brokered over $10 billion in transactions, including numerous notable transactions across Canada.
Mr. Bains currently serves as President of Premise Properties, a real estate investment and services company. In addition to his Advisory position with Aspen Properties, he currently holds Board positions with British Pacific Properties, Morguard North American Residential REIT and UBC Properties Trust.
Brian Felesky, CM, QC, LLD (hon)
Brian Felesky is former Vice-Chairman, Investment Banking (Canada), Credit Suisse Securities. He was a founding partner of Felesky Flynn LP where he specialized in corporate tax law. Brian is currently a Director of Cequence Energy Ltd and Si Systems Ltd, Chairman of the Advisory Board of Aspen Properties and Senior Advisor to E.H. Technologies. He is a past Director of Suncor Energy Ltd, Precision Drilling Ltd, Capital Power LP (TransCanada Power) and others.
He is also very involved in community affairs, including being a “Me to We” Champion. He is on the Advisory Committee of The Immigration Access Fund; is past Co-chair of Homefront on domestic violence; past director of the Calgary Stampede Foundation and current President of the Canadian Bar Association (Alberta).
Mr. Felesky is on the selection committee for the Calgary Business Hall of Fame and a member of the Order of Canada and the Queen’s Counsel. He received an Honorary Doctor of Laws from the University of Calgary.
Gary Goodman, CA
Gary Goodman is a Trustee of Boardwalk Real Estate Investment Trust, a Director of Brightpath Early Learning Inc., a former Chairman and a former Director of Huntingdon Capital Corp., a member of the Advisory Group of Aspen Properties and a member of the Advisory Board of Vision Opportunity Fund, a limited partnership which invests in real estate securities.
Mr. Goodman was previously Executive Vice President of Reichmann International Development Corporation and International Property Corporation; CFO, President and CEO of IPC US REIT, a TSX listed Real Estate Investment Trust which was sold to Behringer Harvard for an aggregate value of US$1.4 billion; a Director and Senior Vice President of Olympia & York Developments Limited; a Director of Campeau Corporation, Trilon Financial Corporation, Catellus Corporation and Brinco Mining.
Mr. Goodman is a Chartered Accountant (Gold Medalist) and has a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Toronto.