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Colliers Bolsters Vancouver Leadership Team with Executive Managing Director, Douglas M. Pulver

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New Executive Managing Director brings proven track record of leading high-performance businesses to grow local market position

Vancouver, BC, August 17, 2020 – Colliers International, a leading commercial real estate services and investment management company, announced today that Douglas M. Pulver has joined the firm as Executive Managing Director of its Vancouver office. As part of the leadership team, he will be integral in implementing Colliers’ growth strategy in the market and solidifying Colliers’ top industry position.

Doug comes to Colliers with more than 26 years of experience operating and investing in businesses and real estate, having acquired, financed and guided real estate assets for Trizec Properties, Cadillac Fairview, and most recently, Gibralt Capital. As well, Doug has helped acquire and lead several private operating companies, focused on building a foundation for long-term success. His track record includes generating significant returns from both real estate and private equity transactions.

“We recognize the importance of building teams with diverse expertise, especially during a time when the commercial real estate sector is evolving,” says Scott Addison, President, Brokerage Services with Colliers Canada. “Doug’s exemplary service and leadership skills, along with his proven business acumen, means he knows exactly what elements lead to successful transactions, partnerships and teams. I am confident that Doug will bring a fresh perspective to business development that will drive market growth, strengthen our service offerings and build new ones to solve complex challenges.”

In his new role as Executive Managing Director, Doug will lead the existing Colliers Vancouver management team of Maury Dubuque, Senior Managing Director, and Raj Sidhu, Managing Director. Together, they will be responsible for growing and engaging a team of market-leading brokerage advisors, strengthening and expanding Colliers’ position with its client base, and elevating Colliers’ standing in the Greater Vancouver community.

“I’m thrilled to be joining Colliers and for the opportunity to work with an exceptional, industry-leading team. Colliers has proven that it consistently develops successful client solutions and establishes lasting client partnerships based on its deep commitment to excellent service,” says Doug Pulver. “I look forward to fostering the growth and success of the Colliers Vancouver team.”

Doug Pulver will assume his new role effective September 1, 2020.

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Pamela Smith

Senior Director, Communications I Canada


As the Senior Director, Corporate Communications I Canada, Pamela  leads and motivates the team responsible for executing external and internal communications, ESG  and diversity and inclusion strategies. She provides leadership to the communications team and advises senior leadership to ensure the successful execution of communications strategies and objectives. With more than 20 years of experience working with national and global media outlets, Pamela understand the importance of building relationships and developing consistent messaging to elevate and protect Colliers' brand.

A key part of the National Marketing and Global Brand & Communications teams, Pamela  is responsible for developing & implementing internal and external communications strategies for Colliers Canada to: 

• develop and ensure consistent messaging across all business lines - brokerage, real estate management services, Colliers Project Leaders, Valuations and Advisory, Strategy and Consulting Group, and shared services; 
• enhance and protect the Colliers brand and reputation through proactive media relations, issues management, and crisis communications, serving as a spokesperson for the company with media;
• engage our people from coast to coast - developing creative communications plans, and communicate cohesive messaging across internal channels to foster a diverse culture based on inclusion and equality. 

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