Experience in real estate opportunity

The members of Triovest’s senior management team come from a wide range of professional backgrounds – including global assurance, investment banking, development and retail. They share an understanding of how to maximize the value of real estate investments. As a group, their experience covers every aspect of commercial real estate, in every region of the country and also in many parts of the world. Their knowledge and their know-how connect Triovest’s clients to opportunity, while delivering dependable performance and solid returns at every property and project we manage.

Vince Brown
Chief Executive Officer, Triovest
Vince Brown
Vince Brown is the Chief Executive Officer of Triovest. He is a member of the executive team that is responsible for the overall business strategy. Vince has more than 20 years’ experience in commercial real estate. After starting his career with a major brokerage firm, Vince joined the company more than 15 years ago to lead the office and industrial leasing group. As the company has grown, he has progressed through various senior-level positions, most recently as President.
Scott Ball
Chief Financial Officer, Triovest
Scott Ball
Scott Ball is the Chief Financial Officer at Triovest. Scott has more than 20 years of experience in real estate and a number of other industries, including entertainment, telecommunications and information technology. Prior to joining Triovest, Scott was the vice president, chief financial officer and secretary of the largest commercial landlord in Atlantic Canada.
Alan Mackenzie
President, Advisors
Alan Mackenzie
Alan Mackenzie is the President of Triovest Realty Advisors. He leads the team with responsibility for business strategy and growth. Alan has specialized in commercial real estate for the past 30 years and has acted in the capacity of leasing, asset management, acquisitions, development management and joint venture arrangements for major clients. He has been involved in over $3B of acquisitions, 10,000,000 sq. ft. of leasing and 6,000,000 sq. ft. of asset management.
Stephen B. Mannix
Executive Managing Director, Capital
Stephen B. Mannix,
BCom, LLB
Stephen B. Mannix is an Executive Managing Director of Triovest Capital. His role includes developing and driving various private equity strategies to generate superior returns for investors. His experience includes working in various capacities in commercial real estate as well as several other industries, including transportation infrastructure, investment management, construction and agriculture. He is an active member of the Law Society of Alberta, having previously practiced law in the financial services group with a leading national law firm. Stephen holds a Bachelor of Commerce (International Business) degree from the University of Victoria and a Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of Calgary.
Tim Blair
Executive Managing Director, Capital
Tim Blair,
BES, MBA
Tim Blair is responsible for leading Triovest Capital’s portfolio management; acquisitions, dispositions, development and redevelopment opportunities; and performance reporting. Tim has more than 14 years of real estate investment banking and institutional equity experience. He started his career as an investment banker at a major Canadian financial institution before joining one of Canada’s largest pension-owned global real estate companies. He holds a bachelor degree in Urban and Regional Planning from the University of Waterloo and an MBA from the Richard Ivey School of Business at the University of Western Ontario.
John G. Crombie
Senior Vice President, Retail Leasing Canada, Advisors
John G. Crombie
John G. Crombie is Senior Vice President, Retail Leasing Canada. Responsible for retailer relations and business development, he has over 25 years of commercial real estate experience. John is a member of multiple professional associations, including the Commercial Real Estate Development Association (NAIOP), the International Council of Shopping Centers (ICSC), the Industrial Asset Management Council (IAMC) and the Building Industry and Land Development Association (BILD).
Sandy Cruickshank
Executive Vice President, Commercial West, British Columbia, Advisors (B.C.)
Sandy Cruickshank
Sandy Cruickshank is the Executive Vice President, British Columbia. Sandy is responsible for overseeing the leasing, asset and property management functions for Triovest’s properties in British Columbia. He has more than 25 years of diverse commercial real estate experience and has held senior marketing and management positions in two of North America’s largest commercial real estate organizations.
Prakash David
Executive Vice President, Investments and Development, Advisors
Prakash David
Prakash David is the Executive Vice President, Investments and Development in Eastern Canada. Prakash has 20 years’ experience in real estate, including heading up development of a three billion dollar project comprising 1 million square feet of class ‘A’ office, 400,000 square feet of enclosed retail, and 430 condominium apartments. He holds a Masters in Business (Ivey), a law degree (Osgoode Hall), and a B.A. in Politics.
Tom D. Falls
Executive Vice President, Commercial Central & East, Advisors
Tom D. Falls
Tom D. Falls, CPA CA, is the Executive Vice President for Central and Eastern Canada. Tom is responsible for overseeing the leasing, asset and property management functions for Triovest’s properties in Central and Eastern Canada. He has more than 25 years of industry experience.
Marlene Farias
Senior Vice President, Property Management – Central Region, Advisors
Marlene Farias
Marlene Farias joined Triovest in 2002. She has over 25 years of senior building operations and property management experience and is responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations of approximately 10 million square feet of industrial and commercial real estate in the Greater Toronto Area.
Molly Favato
Senior Vice President, Retail, Advisors
Molly Favato
Molly Favato is the Senior Vice President, Retail. She oversees retail development leasing along with the creation and management of the asset strategies for the Triovest portfolio. Molly has over 25 years’ experience in the shopping centre industry. Her experience includes corporate operations and management, asset management, acquisitions, disposition, development, leasing and strategic analysis.
George Geracimo
Senior Vice President, Commercial East, Asset Management & Leasing, Advisors
George Geracimo
George Geracimo is Senior Vice President of Asset Management and Leasing for office and industrial properties in Quebec. George has more than 30 years of experience in the real estate industry. Prior to Triovest, George was responsible for executing value creation strategies primarily for an industrial and retail portfolio in Quebec and the Maritimes for a leading private equity real estate investment company.
Wes Leibel
Senior Vice President, Accounting, Triovest
Wes Leibel
Wes Leibel is the Senior Vice President, Accounting at Triovest. Wes is responsible for overseeing the property accounting functions nationally. He has more than 20 years of diverse commercial real estate experience including accounting, leasing, and asset management and he is in the final stages of completing his Certified Professional Accountant (CPA) designation in Alberta.
Tracy Macdonald
Senior Vice President, Commercial Leasing, Advisors
Tracy Macdonald
Tracy Macdonald is the Senior Vice President, Commercial Leasing responsible for the GTA portfolio. With over 25 years of commercial real estate experience, she has worked with several major real estate advisors where she successfully managed groups of leasing professionals responsible for both office and industrial portfolios across the GTA. Tracy is registered with the Real Estate Council of Ontario (RECO) and an Associate Member of the Society of Industrial and Office Realtor (SIOR) Canadian Central Chapter where she holds a position on the Board.
Mike Mannix
Senior Vice President, Asset Management, Advisors
Mike Mannix,
CFA
In his role as Senior Vice President of Asset Management, Mike Mannix is responsible for developing and executing strategies that drive value within our clients’ commercial portfolios in Alberta. His commercial real estate experience spans property, asset, investment and development management roles in both the Toronto and Calgary markets. He previously led Triovest’s business development team responsible for corporate acquisitions and organic growth initiatives. Prior to joining Triovest, Mike worked within the corporate finance division of a diversified Canadian utility and as an oil and gas private equity investment manager in Alberta.
Steve Rawlin
Senior Vice President, Asset Management & National Business Development, Advisors
Steve Rawlin
Steve Rawlin is Senior Vice President of Asset Management and National Business Development. Steve is responsible for national retail asset management and office/industrial asset management in Central Canada on behalf of Triovest’s clients. He also leads Triovest’s business development and sales transformation training programs. Steve has more than 25 years of institutional real estate experience. Prior to joining Triovest, Steve worked with an international brokerage firm, a national merchant builder of industrial properties, and a private institutional asset management and development firm.
Blair Sinclair
Executive Vice President, Investments and Development, Advisors
Blair Sinclair
Blair Sinclair is the Executive Vice President, Investments and Development. He is a member of the investments team responsible for overseeing the leasing and development activities in Western Canada. Blair’s real estate career spans more than 25 years; he has held several senior-level commercial real estate positions with major companies in both Alberta and Saskatchewan.
Paul Skeans
Executive Vice President, Commercial West, Alberta & Saskatchewan, Advisors
Paul Skeans
Paul Skeans is the Executive Vice President, Alberta and Saskatchewan, responsible for the delivery of leasing, asset management and property management for Triovest’s properties within the Prairie Region. Paul has 22 years of real estate experience in western Canadian markets, having worked within the brokerage, REIT and Institutional Advisory environments, managing all facets of commercial real estate including leasing, asset management, investments and property management.
Jim Wilson
Executive Vice President, Corporate Services and Compliance, Triovest
Jim Wilson
Jim Wilson is the Executive Vice President of Corporate Services and Compliance at Triovest. Jim is responsible for managing Triovest’s Corporate Services groups that include Human Resources, IT, IRES and Marketing. He has more than 25 years of business and real estate experience, including senior leadership roles and providing financial and strategic advisory services. Jim is a Chartered Accountant and has a master of business administration from the University of British Columbia.
Kim Wingerak
Senior Vice President, Property Management – Western Region, Advisors
Kim Wingerak
Kim Wingerak leads the property management teams in Alberta and Saskatchewan overseeing management for clients of office, industrial, and retail assets totalling in approximately 12 million square feet. Kim is a seasoned commercial real estate professional with diverse experience ranging from managing AAA class assets, leasing new retail developments to disposition of distressed assets. Kim believes strongly in advocating for women in commercial real estate and is a past President of CREW Calgary.

Board of Directors

Ron Mannix

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Mr. Ronald N. Mannix is Chairman and Shareholder of Coril Holdings Ltd., and a Board Member of all of its subsidiaries, including Triovest Realty Advisors Inc. The Coril group is a diverse family business involved in global investments, railroad and energy equipment design, manufacturing and services, real estate ownership investment and services, and health-related activities. Mr. Mannix holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Alberta and is a recipient of the Order of Canada and the Alberta Order of Excellence.

STEPHEN B. MANNIX

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Stephen B. Mannix is a Director of Triovest and President of Triovest Capital. His role includes developing and driving various private equity strategies to generate superior returns for investors. His experience includes working in various capacities in commercial real estate as well as several other industries, including transportation infrastructure, investment management, construction and agriculture. He is an active member of the Law Society of Alberta, having previously practiced law in the financial services group with a leading national law firm. Stephen holds a Bachelor of Commerce (International Business) degree from the University of Victoria and a Bachelor of Laws degree from the University of Calgary.

Kevin Beingessner

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Mr. Kevin L. Beingessner is President & CEO and Director of Coril Holdings Ltd. He is responsible for leading and directing Coril’s business initiatives, including subsidiary companies that operate in Canada, the United States and globally. Over the past 30 years, Mr. Beingessner has held senior management positions at Manalta Coal Ltd., Titian Investments, Balboa Hotels Ltd. and Balboa Land Investments Inc. Mr. Beingessner holds a Bachelor of Science degree and a Master’s degree from the University of Calgary. He is a graduate of the Banff School of Advanced Management and is a Certified Corporate Director. He was appointed Chairman of Triovest Realty Advisors Inc. in 2012.

Peter Cohos

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Mr. Peter P. Cohos is the President of Copez Properties Ltd., a Calgary-based real estate investment company. Mr. Cohos has worked in the commercial real estate industry since 1985 and is the former Chief Executive Officer of Triovest Realty Advisors Inc. He currently sits on the Board of Directors for WinSport Canada. Mr. Cohos’ extensive and varied real estate career is augmented by his Honours degree in Business Administration from the University of Western Ontario and his MBA from the University of Capetown in South Africa.

NEIL LABATTE

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Mr. Neil Labatte serves as President and Chief Executive Officer of Talon International Inc., the developer of the Trump International Hotel in Toronto, Ontario, and Global Dimension Capital, Inc. Mr. Labatte was a Founder and Principal of Global Dimension Capital, Inc. He served as Chief Executive Officer of Legacy Hotels REIT (also known as, Legacy Hotels Real Estate Investment Trust) since March 2003 and its President and Chief Operating Officer since June 1999 until the REIT was privatized in late 2007. He founded of MyWay Concierge, Inc., in 2007 and served as its President. Mr. Labatte served as Senior Vice President of Real Estate of Fairmont Hotels & Resorts Inc. (FHRHI) since October 1, 1999. Mr. Labatte has over 35 years of experience within the real estate and hotel sectors. Mr. Labatte joined Canadian Pacific Hotels & Resorts (the predecessor to FHRHI) in 1997 as Vice President of Acquisitions. For the four years prior to joining FHRHI, Mr. Labatte founded and served as Principal of A.E.W. Mexico Company. He has been a Director of Alpha Peak Leisure Inc. since June 23, 2015. He is on the Board of Directors of the National Hockey League Alumni Association “Hockey’s Greateat Family” since November, 2014. He was an Independent Trustee of HealthLease Properties Real Estate Investment Trust, from April, 2012 to December, 2015 when it was privatized was also and Chairman of its Investment Committee and Special Committee. He served as Trustee of Legacy Hotels REIT starting inApril, 2003. He served as a Board Member of A.E.W. Mexico Company. He served as a Director of Holloway Lodging Corporation from May , 2014 to June , 2014. He was a Board Member of the Canadian Institute of Public and Private Real Estate Companies. He played professional hockey for five years with the Salt Lake City Golden Eagles and the St. Louis Blues. Mr. Labatte attended Brown University prior to attending the University of Utah and receiving a Bachelor of Science, Finance (1983) and Masters of Science, Finance (1989) from the University of Utah. He was elected into the Brown University Sports Hall of Fame in October, 2016.

Stephen Belgue

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Mr. Stephen Belgue practised law for 30 years; as a partner with Goodmans, he specialized in real estate development, acquisitions, dispositions, cross-border and domestic joint ventures, restructurings and public/private transactions, with extensive experience in complex real estate financing transactions. During his career he played a material role in numerous Toronto development projects and provided ongoing strategic and legal advice for the acquisition, financing, development, management and disposition of several $100 million+ portfolios of office, retail and industrial buildings, including the creation of joint ventures and investment funds for many of those portfolios. He now brings this intellectual capital to his current endeavours as a real estate advisor, developer and investor based in the Greater Toronto Area.

John Taylor

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Mr. John Taylor is Senior Vice President, Business Development and Integration at Coril Holdings Ltd., where he works closely with the operating companies on mergers and acquisitions and post-acquisition integration. Mr. Taylor has over 30 years of engineering, project management and business development experience with public and private companies. His previous appointments at Manalta Coal Ltd. and AltaGas Ltd. provided insight into the energy sector. He holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering from Queen’s University and is a graduate of the University of Western Ontario Executive Program. He is also a Director of Gemini Corporation, a TSX-V listed company. He was appointed to the Triovest Board in 2015.

Vince Brown

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Mr. Vince Brown is the President and Chief Executive Officer of Triovest. He is a member of the executive team that is responsible for the overall business strategy. Vince has more than 20 years’ experience in commercial real estate. After starting his career with a major brokerage firm, Vince joined the company more than 15 years ago to lead the office and industrial leasing group. As the company grew he has progressed through various senior-level positions, most recently as Chief Operating Officer.

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