Managing Director | Vancouver Island
As Managing Director, Tyler is responsible for execution of Colliers business strategy on Vancouver Island. Tyler has and has been active in the commercial real estate industry since 2001, and spent the majority of his career in both real estate and commercial finance with major financial institutions. In May 2018, Tyler assumed the role of Managing Director for the Colliers Vancouver Island office.
Tyler's priorities include business development, employee engagement, professional development, recruiting, financial management and performance, market identity and public relations. Tyler also takes an active role to ensure that all services offered by Colliers are offered to our clients.
B.Comm - Royal Roads University
Diploma, Business Admin - Camosun College
Mortgage Brokerage in BC - UBC Sauder School of Business
Adhésions & Implications
UDI, Downtown Victoria Business Association (DVBA), Family Business Association (FBA)
Senior Managing Director | Broker
Daniel Holmes is now Senior Managing Director, Office Practice Group, Toronto Region. In his previous role as Senior Managing Director of Colliers Toronto North, he led the sales advisor team, as well as oversaw operations, recruitment, the Eastern Acceleration Advisor Development Program and strategic business development. Daniel’s track record of deeply understanding advisors and clients’ unique challenges and employing diverse strategies to solve them, combined with his experience building successful advisor teams, will be key in growing our office practice group and client base, and reinforcing our dominance in the GTA office sector.
Daniel began his real estate career with Colliers in 2002 as an office leasing broker and completed more than 500 transactions on behalf of national and international clients. Daniel consistently demonstrated a unique understanding of how to approach each client to exceed their unique needs through a use of diverse strategies.
Executive Vice President | Personal Real Estate Corporation
Ty is widely regarded as the dominant business park broker in the Greater Victoria marketplace having been involved with over $ 900 million in sales transactions and $500 million in lease transactions over the past 19 years. Additionally, Ty has an extensive background in selling complex development sites throughout Victoria. Ty has represented many institutional grade companies including University of Victoria, ICBC, Capital Regional District (CRD), The City of Victoria, The City of Langford, School District’s 61, 62 & 63, the Province of British Columbia, the Federal Government, Kingsett Capital & Whiterock REIT.
Additionally, Ty authors the Victoria Industrial Market Survey annually.
Ty is married with three kids and is active in our community coaching sports as well as having sat on a number of boards such as the Urban Development Institute and the Pacific Sport.
Executive Vice President
Michael, who has worked in commercial real estate for over 29 years, all in Victoria for Colliers, is a graduate of the UBC Urban Land Economics Diploma program. He is well-versed and experienced in a variety of disposition scenarios including the Tender process, Modified Tender, RFP and Portfolio Sales. Eleven-time Colliers International Awards of Excellence recipient for the years 1992, 1994, 1998, 1999, 2001, 2002, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2010 and 2016. In 2014 Michael was inducted into the Colliers Everest Club as acknowledgment for being in the top 10 percent of Colliers brokerage, valuation and Corporate Solutions professionals across the Americas region.
Michael has extensive dealings with the marketing and sales of complex land and building assets for various levels of Governmental clients such as the City of Langford, ICBC, ICBC Properties, Province of BC (BC Buildings Corp., BC Transportation Finance Authority & Release of Assets for Economic Generation), School Districts 61, 62 & 63, Capital Regional District (CRD), Vancouver Island Health Authority (VIHA), BC Hydro, Canada Lands Company and the City of Victoria.
Michael’s list of private sector clients includes Jim Pattison Developments, Concert Properties, Bentall Kennedy, Jawl Properties, Telus, TD Bank, Industrial Alliance Insurance & Financial, GWL Realty Advisors, Sun Life Financial and Morguard Investments, ICBC and ICBC Properties, amongst others. Michael has been involved in the sale of over $1.6 Billion in Commercial Real Estate transactions over his career, $600 Million in the last four years and $125 Million year to date 2016
Senior Vice President | Personal Real Estate Corporation
Grant Evans has been associated with Colliers Victoria since graduating from UBC’s Urban Land Economics program in 1993. Grant spent the first year in Property Management and then moved on to brokerage specializing in office leasing and investment sales with strong experience in the multi-family sector. Grant has completed over $475 million in sales transactions since 2014, is the Managing Agent for the Victoria Colliers office, and is a Senior Vice President. He has represented many well know clients such as Morguard, Bentall, Jawl Properties, Shared Services (BC Gov’t), First Capital, bcIMC, and Western Union to name a few.
Grant Evans brings a unique skill set to each project he undertakes with a CCIM real estate designation and property management background. With a flair for detailed financial analysis, strong negotiation capabilities and unparalleled service to his clients, Grant works to exceed client expectations and lives by the "hhh" philosophy; hardwork, honesty, and humble.
Grant, a native of Victoria, has his roots firmly planted with a wife and two teenage children. He is an member of Victoria Golf Course, and avid road cyclist, and spends his spare winter weekends at Mount Washington with his family.
Associate Vice President
Anna has worked in Commercial Real Estate with Colliers for 15 years. She has been in Victoria since 2011, but started her tenure in the Vancouver office. The diversity of opportunity and work within Colliers has allowed her to wear many hats, however since being in Victoria she has been an active real estate advisor focusing on tenant and landlord representation in office and retail leasing as well as investment and land sales. Always primary in approach is building strong client relationships and truly understanding what is important to them.
Marc began his career at Colliers International in the fall of 2013 after graduating from the Gustavson School of Business with a Bachelor of Commerce degree. Starting off as a Market Intelligence Coordinator, he quickly grew his knowledge of the complex Victoria commercial real estate market. Marc then transitioned into the Colliers Acceleration Program where he learned the skills necessary to properly advise his clients. After completing the two-year program in just one year, he has since been working closely with clients from various asset classes.
Marc was named the Rookie of the Year for the Victoria office in 2017, having focused on office leasing, investment and land sales, and with strong experience in the sale of commercial strata units. Marc’s ability to handle complex assignments and successfully negotiate on behalf of his clients have made him a valuable member of the Victoria team, as well as the youngest Senior Associate in the Victoria office’s history. He has represented many well-known clients such as Coast Capital, Jawl Properties, Chard Development, Reliance Properties, Hansbraun Investments, Anthem Properties and Aragon Properties.
Tristan provides full service office leasing solutions and advisory services to both tenants and landlords in the Greater Victoria area. As the team leader for the Victoria office leasing group, Tristan is responsible for producing the annual Q2 and Q4 Office Market Reports and vacancy rates for the Victoria market.
Tristan's career with Colliers started as a summer student in 1993 and he is now approaching 20 years as one of the leading office leasing specialists in Greater Victoria.
Since joining Colliers, Victoria office in 1991, Ken has been delivering service excellence to an investor client base comprised of local, regional, national and international groups looking to establish a presence in the Greater Victoria markets. Prior to joining Colliers, Ken spent a combined 4 years in the Calgary and Vancouver commercial real estate markets with Knowlton Realty Ltd.
Having established a service platform recognized for sound market knowledge, timely and accurate advice as well as proven results for the investment community, Ken remains a reliable performer and contributor within Victoria's growing commercial real estate investment sector.
Senior Vice President | Personal Real Estate Corporation
Sales and Leasing Associate
Born and raised in Victoria and a recent Graduate from the Peter B. Gustavson School of Business where Jaideep completed his Business commerce degree in 2017. Jaideep's focuses on the robust Victoria Industrial market working alongside the top producing Industrial advisor in Victoria. His attention to the ongoing changes to the industrial market, in Greater Victoria allows him to find and present unique market intelligence for his clients. Jaideep’s early success within the industry can be attributed to his unparalleled work ethic, client oriented approach and strong leadership skills.
Dominic began his career at Colliers through the co-operative learning program offered through the Peter B. Gustavson School of Business at the University of Victoria. Dominic was offered a four month co-op extension where he assisted the brokerage team in researching market trends, market analysis, producing marketing materials and valuation. During this time he strengthened the offices database, providing him with a current and robust knowledge of today’s market. Additionally, he assisted in due diligence processes in both investment and land opportunities, which is where he intends on specializing. Dominic became licensed in 2019 and has entered the Acceleration program as a junior broker.
Dominic has an extensive background in the service industry where he developed and unparalleled work ethic, attention to detail and passion for service excellence. With a background in management, Dominic has had insight into business operations; allowing him to identify and empathize with business owners and their unique concerns.
Sales and Leasing Associate | Investment Sales
Prior to starting his career in brokerage, Brandon gained exposure to business development, valuation, capital markets, marketing, research, conveyancing and debt financing through completing two co-operative work terms with Colliers. Brandon’s previous experience gives him an excellent understanding of the Victoria market, accelerating his success in commercial real estate.
Brandon has focused his efforts on the investment market, where he has formed a robust understanding of an investment transaction from inception to completion. Brandon has accomplished a number of notable investment and land transactions, specializing in residential land redevelopment. His attention to the ongoing changes to the various official community plans, local area plans and gentrification of specific geographical areas in Greater Victoria allows him to find and present unique opportunities for redevelopment to his clients.
Brandon has underwritten over $500 million in asset value during his previous role as an analyst and has been involved in over $90 million in sale transactions in his first two (2) years as a broker to date.
Ed joined Colliers in 2017 from after working in brokerage for another multinational real estate firm, specializing in Investment sales of commercial properties across Southern Vancouver Island.
Ed is experienced in the following areas:
- Dispositions and Aquisitions
- Landlord Representation
- Tenant Advisory Services
Ed is driven to provide his clients the highest standard of service and strives to identify opportunities and reduce unnecessary risk. Ed is always providing his clients with the most up to date information and insights to ensure his clients proceed through their real estate transaction feeling well-informed and confident.
Outside of the office, Ed is an avid golfer and also plays rugby in the Canadian Direct Insurance Premier League for James Bay Athletic Association.
Brad Archibald has been working in the Colliers Nanaimo office as Associate Broker since 2010. Prior to this he was located in the Colliers Victoria office as the Research and Market Analyst. Primarily focusing on Multi-family Investment and Retail projects he has brokered deals for clients such as Strategic Group, Sobeys Canada, Pacific Capital, First Capital Realty, inSite Housing, GWL, VIHA, Noort Homes and others. His research and analytical skills acquired while working as the head of Victoria research have proven to be a great asset for Brad as he has become a strong producer and an integral part of the Mid-island brokerage team.
Brad is the author of the Mid-Vancouver Island Apartment Market Report which is published annually and can be found on the Colliers research website. This report features apartment sale comparables along with market commentary with respect to prevailing market vacancy and rental rates. Apartment owners and investors are invited to contact our Vancouver Island Multifamily Advisory Group. Ken Cloak in Victoria and Brad Archibald in Nanaimo will be pleased to apply their specialized expertise to owners looking to maximize the value of their apartment assets.
Associate Vice President
Brad Bailey, who started with the Colliers Mid Island office in 2006, is involved in all facets of commercial sales and leasing in the Mid Island and has helped to develop Colliers’ local presence into the mid-Island’s preeminent commercial brokerage. He has fulfilled mandates including property sale and acquisition, and landlord and tenant representation in all market segments including retail, industrial, and office product. Brad has established strong contacts with national, regional, and local companies and uses this to good effect in combination with expert knowledge of local markets.
Vice President & Managing Broker
- Based in Nanaimo, Jason covers all commercial real estate asset classes in the Mid Vancouver Island region between Duncan and Port Hardy
- Joined Colliers in 1994
- Associate Broker at Colliers Vancouver from 1994-2004
- Managing Broker at Colliers Mid Island from 2004-present
- Consistently one of the top brokers in the Mid Island region
Senior Associate | Sales & Leasing | Okanagan Valley
Jack joined Colliers Kelowna in May 2007 as a member of the Sales and Leasing team. For the past fourteen years, Jack has been focusing on commercial sales and leasing and has gained valuable market knowledge in the Okanagan.
Jack has a wide spectrum of experience in sales and leasing and will be focusing on the land, building, and investment sales. Jack brings his extensive knowledge of inventory, market conditions, lease comparables, trends and financial analysis to each client relationship.
Jack's business background, combined with his experience and dedication to the industry, has made him a great asset to his clients and relationships.
Ken obtained his Real Estate license in 2004, which he combined with a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, a Project Management Professional (PMP) designation, and 35 years experience as a Development Manager and Project Manager. This experience has enabled him to guide ventures from initial acquisition, to commercialization and market realization or exit. He has provided end-to-end business, engineering, and project management consulting for Industrial projects such as mining and rail ventures, and commercial and residential Real Estate projects. Ken's insight and knowledge of the development process gives him a unique advantage which can translate to significant value for buyers and sellers alike.
Ken's understanding and passion for Real Estate makes him a valuable member of the Colliers team, which he joined in 2017. His friendly attitude and professional guidance means that he provides excellent customer service and forms lasting relationships. Clients can always trust his market knowledge of not only the Kamloops area, but across the interior of British Columbia as well.
Starting in real estate in 2006, Tanya transitioned to commercial real estate in 2010, joining the Colliers team in 2017. She focuses on the sale and leasing of retail, office, and hospitality properties, working with both landlords and tenants to ensure the satisfaction of every party. Her insight into the local market and personal knowledge of the Kamloops area facilitates this process and has also helped her move into the light industrial sector. Her clients trust her professional attitude and meticulous attention to detail, as well as her dedication to impeccable customer service.
Tanya combines her real estate knowledge with eight years in the commercial interior design industry where she worked on restaurant, office, and hotel design and furnishing projects. Her expertise has been utilized large renovation projects and continues to be an asset in the real estate field. This perspective enables her to visualize the possibilities of any space and understand the process to turn a client's initial idea into a reality for them.
Associate Vice President | Personal Real Estate Corporation
Chad joined the Colliers Kelowna office in November 2006 after successfully managing and leasing properties for over 20 years. Chad’s specialty is in the development land division, however he also does Industrial leasing and sales, business and investment.
Associate Vice President
Stephen began his career in commercial real estate in 2001 working for JJ Barnicke (later re-branded as DTZ) in Vancouver. For the first 5 years of his career he worked in the retail sector representing either Landlord or the tenant in all major retail nodes throughout Greater Vancouver. He transitioned his business in 2006 to specialize in Development and Investment sales and worked in that sector very successfully for the following 10 years. While representing either purchaser or vendor Stephen has worked with almost every major developer in the Greater Vancouver market at some point and has facilitated sales valued well over 300 Million Dollars. With a shift in family life, Stephen re-located with his wife and 3 children to Kelowna in 2017 and joined the Colliers team in the Okanagan.
Past clients have included private equity, institutional investors, developers, local and offshore investors/developers.. With Stephen's extensive lower mainland knowledge, experience, contacts and his continued and ongoing presence in the Vancouver market, he is an excellent bridge between markets.
Born and raised in Vancouver, Stephen attended Quinnipiac University in Connecticut to play for the Nationally ranked men's ice hockey team and obtained his Bachelor of Science degree with a major in Finance
Associate Vice President | Personal Real Estate Corporation
Eric Weber brings over 42 years of real estate experience to his role as Associate Vice President with Colliers Kelowna, the last 25 of which have been in the sales and leasing of industrial properties. His wealth of knowledge and market insight gathered over that time make him not only the industrial specialist in the office, but a much sought after advisor and agent for his impressive list of local and national clients.
Eric is known for his ability to bring deals to completion and help his clients achieve success in all their real estate transactions. He has a thorough understanding of the local market and the trends associated with industrial real estate.
Eric also is involved in the training and mentoring of young brokers in the office who are members of the Colliers Acceleration program. He provides guidance and exposure to the young brokers so that they get exposure to the fine details in commercial real estate assignments that cannot be taught in a classroom.
Peter Taillon has recently moved from DTZ Vancouver Real Estate the branch office in Kelowna.
For over 30 years, Peter Taillon has been putting clients first, ensuring that they are able to find value in the services that they receive. Predominately working in sales leadership across British Columbia, Peter has a unique perspective on the retail experiences often sought after by clients. His successes in this industry have been largely attributed to his vast understanding of the market and clients. Leading with a client first attitude and professionalism Peter is able to find clients their best options.
Living in many cities and towns across British Columbia, spending a significant period of time in the West and East Kootenay regions, gives Peter the ability to find the best opportunities for his clients’ success. Specializing in industrial, development land and leasing, Peter is able to help any client find their next opportunity.
Gail provides full service office leasing solutions and advisory services to both tenants and landlords in the Greater Victoria area. As one of the senior members of the Victoria office leasing group, Gail provides support and market intel to assist in the production of the annual Q2 and Q4 Office Market Reports and vacancy rates for the Victoria market.
Gail also works on investment sales area specializing in commercial product and Strata office mainly in the downtown sector of the market. Gail started her career with Colliers in 1987 and is extremely knowlegable as she continues her role as one of the senior office leasing specialists in Greater Victoria.
Brokerage Project Specialist
Natalia joined Colliers in February 2017 as a Brokerage Project Specialist for the Victoria Office. Natalia is actively involved in the marketing, project management and sales administration of various real estate transactions. Prior to joining, she was a Project Coordinator for an international commercial real estate and investing firm.
Natalia has substancial experience in project and marketing support, client service and administration.