John W. Campbell
Revitalizing Toronto’s Waterfront
November 5th, 1:00-3:00 pm
Waterfront Toronto is currently leading the largest waterfront revitalization project in North America. Join Waterfront Toronto’s President & CEO John Campbell as he discusses the challenges and opportunities of master planning 800 hectares of land and delivering sustainable, future ready communities on Toronto’s waterfront.
John Campbell is President and Chief Executive Officer of Waterfront Toronto and is responsible for leading the estimated $35 billion revitalization of Toronto’s long-neglected waterfront.
In the past 10 years, Waterfront Toronto has invested over a billion dollars in infrastructure and flood protection leading the development of several thousand residential units and creating two dozen new or revitalized parks or public spaces. Waterfront Toronto’s investments have also spurred over $13 billion in private-sector investment in waterfront or adjacent lands.
Before joining Waterfront Toronto in April of 2003, John was a senior executive at Brookfield Properties and played a leadership role in the development of the company’s most prestigious property, Brookfield Place.
John has an MBA from the University of Toronto, a Bachelor of Engineering degree from Carleton University and has his Institute of Corporate Directors designation.