Senior Director - Leasing, Real Estate Management Services
License # 4736537
Tracy Hishon is Senior Director of Leasing for Real Estate Management Services (REMS). In her role she directs office and industrial renewal leasing efforts and develops leasing and asset strategy for our clients, as the Colliers REMS Flex Leasing model extends our range of services to new and existing Colliers clients in Canada.
Prior to joining Colliers, Tracy worked at Bentall Greenoak, bringing nearly 20 years of experience in progressively senior leasing roles in office and industrial asset classes. Working with both private and pension fund clients she has built a strong customer service and advisory reputation; these traits and deep relationships also extend to brokerage, property management and trades alike.
Tracy has led industrial and suburban office portfolios of over 2 million square feet and 200 tenants, maintaining market-leading vacancy rates. She has designed and implemented strategic leasing programs resulting in faster market lease transactions, top-of-market rental rates and premium covenants.
Tracy renewed a 150,000sf anchor tenant and led preparations and oversaw the successful sale of 10/20 Carlson Court, a prestigious 300,000 sf office asset in Toronto. Tracy minimized vacancy, implemented a custom targeted marketing plan, sourced new retail providers, and redesigned the lobby, achieving a 30% valuation increase.
Combined BA Political Science/History University of Western Ontario (UWO)
Memberships & Involvements
SIOR (Society of Industrial and Office Realtors)
NAIOP (National Association of Industrial and Office Properties)
CRE8 (Women in Real Estate Organization)
TRREB (Toronto Regional Real Estate Board)
Vice President, Portfolio Management
LEED-EB O+M Platinum & Gold certifications
500 Lake Shore Blvd West heritage redevelopment
2 million sq. ft. office leasing
Yonge & St. Clair Weston Centre renovation
TD Centre, Royal Bank Plaza, RBC Centre management
Market Lead and Senior Vice President, Eastern Region and National Accounts
Lisa Blacklock is the Market Lead and Senior Vice President Eastern Region and National Accounts for Real Estate Management Services (REMS). Lisa started with Colliers in 2017 as Vice President, Portfolio Management responsible for national accounts and growing the Class A portfolio. In her current role, Lisa is responsible for acquiring and maintaining a position as the market lead in asset advisory services. As a member of the Senior Leadership Team, Lisa manages operational issues and leads a growth plan for Eastern Region and National Accounts which is consistent with Colliers' overall strategy.
Prior to joining Colliers Lisa worked in the private, public and non-profit sectors in asset and property management, leasing and operations. Lisa's exposure to all asset classes has provided her with experience on both the tenant and landlord's side of the business and a deep understanding of different ownership structures.
President, Real Estate Management Services Canada
John Duda is the President of Real Estate Management Services, Canada. John began his career as Director of National Property Services at CIBC, joining Colliers in 2010. Appointed as head of Real Estate Management Services in 2017, John has driven significant growth both organically and strategically through the development of new service lines and markets. In his role as president, John a oversees 14 offices across Canada, working closely with local teams to create value-driven strategies in support of clients’ goals.