The ability to put together an award-winning team of consummate professionals has been one of SAMM’s greatest achievements. The entities that form the SAMM team are top of their class. Each contributes expertise and outstanding service to our efforts. We are extremely proud to work with these fine companies.
Page + Steele IBI Group Architects
Founded in 1926, Page + Steele has established an award winning tradition of excellence and professionalism. The firm recently became a subsidiary of IBI Group (www.ibigroup.com), a multidisciplinary global practice headquartered in Toronto, and is now known as Page + Steele / IBI Group Architects (P+S / IBI). The firm has extensive expertise in the design of hotel, residential, office and retail uses. P+S / IBI’s experience in these areas has led to the emergence of the firm as the pre-eminent Canadian firm engaged in the design of mixed-use developments. The company’s reputation for hotel and residential design has led P+S / IBI to many Canadian and International commissions and projects for some of the largest developers in North America and best known international hotel brands.
Milborne Real Estate
Milborne Real Estate has served hundreds of clients on a range of projects from vacation homes to high-density multi-use developments in locations around the world.
Selling more than 700 developments since its inception, Milborne Real Estate continues to hold a 12-15% market share in Toronto in an industry with over 1000 competing companies. The high measure of the company’s success is evident in the large volume of repeat business secured. Led by CEO Hunter Milborne, affectionately known as the “Dean of Condos”, Milborne Real Estate is the most dominant force in Canadian condominium marketing. The company has sold over $25 billion in real estate, representing over 100,000 condominium units.
Tomas Pearce Interior Design Consulting (TPIDC)
TPIDC is based in downtown Toronto. Led by Principals Melandro Quilatan and Tania Richardson, the team at TPIDC is a collaboration of talented, energetic and experienced interior designers, project managers, stylists and procurement agents, along with aresident architect and an in-house graphic designer.
TPIDC offers a complete range of interior design services, space planning, project management and interior styling to a multi-national clientele. The firm’s list of projects includes an expansive collection of luxury residences, private vacation homes, chalets and cottages. Commercially, TPIDC has been commissioned by industry leading developers and builders to design high-end sales offices, model suites, common areas and corporate executive headquarters.
(The Communications Group Inc.) is a Toronto, Canada-based Public Relations and Marketing Communications Consulting firm that helps Clients generate consistent, high-impact News Coverage that sets them above and apart from their competition.
TCGPR has spent the past four decades working with many of the world’s most dynamic organizations to deliver PR and Marketing Communications campaigns that dramatically increase brand recognition and send bottom-line growth soaring within the following business sectors:
- Real Estate
- Professional Services
TCGPR works diligently to ensure they earn the kind of game-changing PR and marketing results needed to increase brand recognition, drive sales and spur growth.
The company thinks creatively and works closely with key stakeholders in every organization to build the strategic communications roadmaps that ensure success.
As Canada’s most experienced real estate marketing firm, McOuat Partnership has helped sell communities in the local market as well as in every province in Canada and in 16 of the US states.
In 40 years they’ve marketed over 2,000 communities. An average of 50 a year reaching as high as 200/year during the 80’s when the company opened offices in Calgary, Edmonton, Montreal, Ottawa, Vancouver, Toronto and Florida.
They are experienced in all market sectors: high rise, low rise, rental, resort, retirement and commercial.
McOuat Partnership is sales driven. They have owned a sales company for 20 years and staff members have regularly sold on the floor on weekends to understand the pulse of the market.
The company is a strong believer that the purpose of marketing is to make sales. Period.
Altus Group is the leading provider of independent advisory services, software, and data solutions to the global commercial real estate industry. Combining the strength, reputation and diverse skill sets of three of Canada’s leading real estate consulting companies, Altus Group was formed in May of 2005 and has since growninto a global firm with over 75 offices around the world including the U.S, U.K, Europe and Asia Pacific.
The company’s five core practices – Research, Valuation and Advisory, ARGUS Software, Property Tax Consulting, Cost Consulting and Project Management, and Geomatics reflect decades of experience, a broad range of expertise, and leading edge technology, empowering clients to analyze the value of their real estate investments.
Altus Group teams embody decades of experience and a broad range of expertise, drawing on an interconnected network of over 2,300 employees around the world, to ensure our clients have an understanding of what is happening on the ground locally with a broader perspective to empower choices that can impact a diverse portfolio.
Bennett Jones - Legal
Bennett Jones LLP is an internationally recognized Canadian law firm. The firm and the affiliated and associated entities that comprise Bennett Jones have more than 380 lawyers and business advisors and 500 staff in nine Canadian and international offices – Calgary, Toronto, Edmonton, Ottawa, Vancouver, Doha, Washington, DC, Bermuda, and a representative office in Beijing. The firm continues to broaden and deepen their representation of clients in key global business centres, and build their profile and relationships around the world. With exceptional experience in complex cross-border and international transactions, the firm is ideally suited to advise foreign businesses and investors with Canadian ventures, and connect Canadian businesses and investors with opportunities in the US, Asia, the Middle East, and around the world.
Cole Engineering - Civil Engineering
Cole Engineering Group Ltd. is a mid-size multi-discipline firm providing specialized consulting and engineering solutions which address population growth and related environmental impacts. Comprising 280 technical and support staff operating in Canada and the Caribbean, Cole Engineering is a Canadian, employee-owned company providing services to the public and private sectors through four major divisions: Environment & Energy, Water & Infrastructure, Transportation and Urban Development.
Ferris + Associates - Landscape Architecture
Ferris + Associates Inc. is a team of professionals dedicated to providing a full range of consulting services in Landscape Architecture, Urban Design and Site Development. With abroad range of residential institutional, commercial, international, academic and master planning projects, the company draws on an extensive pool of exerpeince. The firm’s knowledgeable staff have successfully completed the design development, approval processing, drawing production and contract administration for many complex, high quality projects.
Jablonsky, Ast and Partners - Structural Engineering
Jablonsky, Ast And Partners provide design and site services for structural projects of varied scope and magnitude. The company is committed to the belief that structural design should be optimized to the needs of interrelated design disciplines while satisfying the requirements for economy and rapid construction. To this end, Jablonsky, Ast And Partners develop alternative structural arrangements and materials that support a detailed cost comparison and the selection of the most suitable structure for each unique project.
MCW, Ast and Partners - Mechanical and Electrical Engineering
Since 1964 the MCW Group has built a solid reputation for the delivery of Professional Consulting Engineering Services, Energy Management Services, and Engineering Development Services. The systems designed by the MCW Group of Companies are built to deliver energy in the form of lighting, heating and cooling, as well as information in the form of voice and data. By the very nature of the solutions provided, the MCW Group of Companies help to create the environments required for clients to live, work, educate, play and heal.
Nous Environmental - Wind and Acoustics
Novus Environmental Inc. specializes in the fields of air quality, wind & climate, sound & vibration, and sustainable water with a goal of harmonizing the built and natural environments. Although their lead experts have numerous years of experience, they continually challenge themselves to listen, innovate and offer a new spirit in consulting.
Novus’ underlying principles begin with their name and continue with their logo. Derived from Asian culture, it represents two environments working together to achieve balance, harmony, and sustainability – a fundamental philosophy of Novus. The company is proud to be qualified and experienced consultants who listen, respond and provide practical solutions.
R. Avis - Surveying
R. Avis Surveying was established in 1988 and to date their Surveyors have registered over 1000 Condominiums in the province of Ontario. No other survey firm can lay claim to that level of experience. The company is one of Toronto’s leading Condominium survey firms, providing innovative surveying solutions and services to an impressive list of award-winning developers.
The company continues to expand their skills within the survey discipline. They are engaged in such areas of expertise as:
- Boundary and Topographical Surveys
- Legal (Cadastral) Surveys
- Construction Layout Surveys
- Condominium Surveys
- Land Development Services
R. Avis works with award-winning developers on a multitude of projects.
RBA Engineering - Building Code
RBA Engineering, a JENSEN HUGHES company, provides consulting engineering services in the fields of fire protection engineering and building code consulting. Since 1984, RBA has built a solid reputation for effective, meticulous, and technical precision, with a committed approach to working with clients, developers, architects and government clients. This combination of professionalism and innovative engineering is the reason underlying the trust, respect and repeat business the company has experienced from their clients.
RBA has worked on building code and fire safety projects in a diverse range of facilities throughout Canada and around the world. With expertise in institutional, residential, commercial, health care and industrial fire protection, they have the experience to serve clients no matter what size, complexity or scope of project.
Their team of professionals are industry leaders who are active members of the committees that develop codes and standards in the building and fire industries. They don’t just know how to apply the code, they’re part of the background, rationale and upcoming direction of standards and codes. This level of insight and understanding is why RBA continues to engineer the latest and most effective methods of code compliance.
Skygrid Construction Inc. - Construction Management
SKYGRid is committed to outperforming their competitors by functioning as an extension of their clients’ business. They funnel their knowledge and skills, gleaned from decades of experience on some of the region’s most important projects, into every project they undertake.
The SKYGRid team is both flexible and agile. Their size allows them to respond quickly, unencumbered by the bureaucracy and weighty infrastructures that often hinder the competition. SKYGRid offers their clients an experienced project team right from the preconstruction stage through to construction with the reassurance and peace of mind that a SKYGRid Senior Manager will be personally involved at every stage of development.
Terraprobe offers a comprehensive range of professional services for clients in various sectors including; government (federal, provincial, regional, and municipal), institutional, commercial/retail, industrial, land developers, contractors, and other professionals (engineers, architects, planners, lawyers). Incorporated in 1977 in Brampton, Terraprobe has opened branch offices in Barrie (1990),Stoney Creek (1995), and Sudbury (1996). The firm is entirely owned by senior employees. Professional staff currently totals over 140, including over 30 professional engineers, geologists, hydrogeologists, environmental engineers, and geo-scientists.
The company’s principal fields of specialization include geotechnical engineering, hydrogeology, environmental engineering, engineering geology, materials and construction inspection and testing, and shoring design.
Urban Strategies Inc. - Urban Planning and Urban Design
Urban Strategies are problem solvers who help achieve successful outcomes for the full range of urban opportunities. The company has always balanced public and private sector work and taken a strategic approach to city building.
Some of Urban Strategies areas of expertise include:
- Master planning
- Urban Design Guidelines
- Downtown Revitalization
- Regional Growth Management
- Sustainable Community Planning and Design
- Waterfront Master Planning
- Brownfield Regeneration
- Green Cities
- Development Approvals
- Model Making
- 3-D Rendering and Animation
- Site Analysis and Regulatory Review
- and much more...