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Colliers’ Madeleine Nicholls Offers Guidance and Expertise to Community of Young Women in Real Estate

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Colliers’ Vancouver Managing Director, Madeleine Nicholls joined a panel of industry experts for ‘Conversation With: Real Estate’ hosted by the Young Women in Business (YWiB) UBC and the University of British Columbia (UBC) Real Estate Club. In addition, Colliers has partnered with UBC’s Real Estate Club as a bronze sponsor to support entrepreneurial minds in commercial real estate.

As a panelist, Madeleine shared her expertise of the real estate market and industry knowledge through the lens of equity, diversity and inclusion. The event took place on February 16th and was open to all UBC students.

Madeleine has extensive experience working on some of the pre-eminent developments in Canada. She has successfully leased up a variety of mixed use and retail projects ranging in size from urban retail to 73-acre retail/office/residential mixed-use developments.  She has exceptional tenant relationship management and expertise in redevelopment of properties to maximize value. Madeleine’s expertise comprises of all levels of new business development, from strategic planning and acquisitions to prospecting, pitching, negotiating offers and leases, and the build-out of commercial spaces.

As a key leader of our Vancouver Brokerage team, Madeleine is a passionate and vocal advocate for equity, diversity, and inclusion across the business. Madeleine is a current Chair of the Colliers Women’s Network across North America. She firmly believes in the value of mentorship and spends her time coaching the next generation of Colliers leaders.

Young Women in Business is a community for emerging female leaders and young professionals who want to create their own success. Their mission is to provide ample opportunities for young professionals at UBC to build meaningful connections, learn new skills, and get involved.

Thank you, Madeleine, for your continued leadership not only within Colliers, but with the next generation of women who lead.



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Madeleine Nicholls

Senior Managing Director, Brokerage | Vancouver

Vancouver

Madeleine Nicholls is the Senior Managing Director, Vancouver Brokerage and National Retail Brokerage Lead for Canada. She joined the organization in March 2020, starting her Colliers Leadership career in Toronto before relocating to Vancouver.

With over 20 years of experience in commercial real estate, Madeleine has established herself in the industry as an expert and leader. Prior to Colliers, she led the National Retail Division at Dream, and had worked with major landlords across Canada to realize their business goals and properties’ value. She has successfully leased up a variety of mixed-use and retail projects ranging in size from urban retail to 73-acre retail/office/residential mixed-use developments. Madeleine has expertise at all levels of new business development from strategic planning and acquisitions to prospecting, pitching, negotiating offers and leases, and build out of space.  She has exceptional tenant relationship management and knowledge in the redevelopment of properties to maximize value.

Madeleine is a champion and ally of Colliers’ Diversity & Inclusion program, volunteering her time as the Co-Chair for The Colliers’ Women's Network. Her allyship extends further than Colliers, as she actively volunteers her time to speak to student groups, industry events and the media.

Madeleine has dual Canadian-British citizenship, has lived on 3 continents and travelled to 33 countries.

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