Colliers Strengthens Senior Leadership in GTA with New Managing Director

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Jamie Jackson’s diversified experience in financial services to help drive business development

Toronto, ON, August 24, 2020 – Colliers International announced today that Jamie Jackson has joined the firm as Managing Director of the Office Practice Group in the Greater Toronto Area (GTA). Jamie will work with the existing leadership team to grow market share through strategic relationships that reinforce Colliers’ position as the industry leader.

Jamie’s diverse career reflects the broad skillset he brings to Colliers. Most recently, Jamie was the Director of Financial Services for Iron Mountain, where he created and sold multi-million-dollar technology solutions for major banks, insurers, and law firms, while overseeing teams of account managers, sales representatives, and support teams. In this role, he was recipient of the firm’s achievement in sales awards in 2016 and 2017. Prior to this, Jamie gained valuable experience as the Chief Executive Officer for Fundraising Initiatives North America Inc, where he led more than 500 staff during a period of rapid development that resulted in more than 100 per cent revenue growth.

“We’re excited to have Jamie as part of our leadership team where he will bring in new ideas and drive business development” says Daniel Holmes, Executive Managing Director of Colliers GTA. “As the commercial real estate industry continues to transform amidst the global pandemic, now more than ever we need a team that understands the importance of finding opportunities for growth. Jamie has an impressive track record of achieving substantial revenue increases, while doing so with a commitment to excellent client service.”

In his new role as Managing Director, Jamie will work with Daniel Holmes and the management team to implement the company’s growth strategy in the region. Jamie will be responsible for fostering high-performance teams, identifying business development opportunities, and growing strategic relationships.

“Colliers has established itself as an industry leader with a commitment to excellence and diversification,” says Jamie Jackson. “I’m excited to bring a fresh perspective and get to work with the existing team, building on their success in this critical market.”

Jamie will assume his new role effective September 1, 2020. 

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For More Information, Please Contact:

Pamela Smith

Director Communications I Canada

Vancouver

As the National Director, Corporate Communications, Pamela covers national corporate communications for Colliers Canada and is responsible for the strategic development of internal and external communications to:

•                     Communicate Colliers’ strategic vision and priorities;

•                     Facilitate and ensure consistent messaging across service lines and among shared services;

•                     Enhance and protect the Colliers brand and reputation;

•                     Develop internal & external communications programs for senior leaders, including thought leadership, sponsorships and speaking opportunities.

Reporting to the VP, Marketing and Communications and collaborating closely with the Senior Manager, Content and key leaders across the business, Pamela is a key member of National Marketing and Communications team and the Global Communications team at Colliers International. 

Along with Executive Sponsor Lex Perry, Pamela manages the Communications Pillar for the North American Diversity and Inclusiveness program at Colliers.

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