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Colliers Promotes Daniel Holmes to Executive Managing Director, GTA

Dan Holmes Executive Managing Director

Holmes to focus on implementing firm’s growth strategy in the region

Toronto, July 6, 2020 – Colliers International Canada announced today that Daniel Holmes has been promoted to Executive Managing Director and Market Leader for its operations in the Greater Toronto Area, effective June 1, 2020. 

Holmes joined Colliers in 2002 as an advisor. In 2015, he joined the leadership team as Senior Managing Director of the Toronto North office and in 2016, was promoted to Senior Managing Director of the GTA Office Practice Group. In these leadership positions, he has been responsible for operations, strategy and growth, recruitment and mentorship, innovation and business development. 

“I am extremely pleased to have Dan in this new role. He will be leading the largest team in Canada, implementing Colliers’ strategic growth plans in the Greater Toronto Area,” says Scott Addison, President, Brokerage Services, Canada. “Dan’s strong track record of building client relationships and securing business, and his keen problem-solving abilities made him a natural choice for the position following a thorough market search and an extensive recruitment process.”

“I am thrilled to take on this new role and continue to help drive growth for Colliers,” says Holmes. “I look forward to the opportunity to connect and collaborate in a greater capacity with all our advisors, management team and service line leaders. I am committed to providing complete client solutions, exceeding expectations and sourcing more business.”

“We’re very fortunate to have Dan’s results-focused leadership, as he expertly blends an enterprising, hands-on approach with long-range strategic thinking,” says Brian Rosen, President and CEO, Colliers Canada. “I have full confidence that Dan will generate positive outcomes for our business, professionals and clients, now and in the future.”

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About Colliers International Group 

Colliers International (NASDAQ, TSX: CIGI) is a leading real estate professional services and investment management company. With operations in 68 countries, our more than 15,000 enterprising professionals work collaboratively to provide expert advice to maximize the value of property for real estate occupiers, owners and investors. For more than 25 years, our experienced leadership, owning approximately 40% of our equity, has delivered compound annual investment returns of almost 20% for shareholders. In 2019, corporate revenues were more than $3.0 billion ($3.5 billion including affiliates), with $33 billion of assets under management in our investment management segment. Learn more about how we accelerate success at, Twitter @Colliers or LinkedIn.


For More Information, Please Contact:

Pamela Smith

Director Communications I Canada


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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