Season Two: PMA - CIBC Summit Series

All episodes of the PMA -CIBC Summit Series of Webinars are now available on


Episode 7 | 2021 Grande Finale- GTA Housing Crisis; Solutions to Affordability

In the Grand Finale of the 2021 Summit Series, our incredible guest speakers tackle the complicated subject of affordability and supply in Ontario. In Toronto’s hot market, the Real Estate industry must find new and innovative ways to provide a broad spectrum of housing choices for our communities. With some of the leading industry experts on board, we will explore the solutions to affordability and supply to end the GTA housing crisis and build a strong foundation for Ontario’s future. Moderated by: Christopher Markovic, CEO of PMA Brethour Realty Group


Peter Gilgan, Founder and CEO of Mattamy Homes
David Wilkes, President and CEO of BILD
Tim Hudak, CEO of OREA
Andrew Brethour, Executive Chairman of PMA Brethour Realty Group

Episode 6 | How Innovation in Housing is Reshaping the Future of Real Estate

Join Jeanhy Shim as she moderates a discussion with three visionary developers discussing how their alternative business models could reshape the future of real estate. Learn how out-of-the-box thinking can help address the ongoing affordability crisis and build innovative solutions to alternative housing across the province. Andy Brethour also offers a market update!

Episode 5 | The State of the Union

In the ever-changing, fast-paced world of Real Estate, one year makes a big difference. This month, we’re bringing back our experts Benjamin Tal and Kiki Sauriol-Roode for another incredible Market Update to bring you up to speed with the newest figures. Our industry experts will analyze the Market trends of the past year and help us predict the future of Ontario Real Estate. Featuring Guest Speakers: Benjamin Tal, Managing Director and Deputy Chief Economist of CIBC World Markets Inc. Kiki Sauriol-Roode, Vice President of Business Development at Sagen (formerly Genworth Canada)
As always, Andy Brethour will kick us off with a market update!

Episode 4 | The Design Difference Summit – Building the New Normal

As we plan for the coming age of post-pandemic living, questions arise as to the future of home design. The world has spent the past year learning a new way to live, and that influence is likely to be reflected in the way homes are designed. Is open concept in the past? Will shared amenities function differently? How do we determine what needs to change? This month, we speak with an incredible selection of top designers from across North America to look at the future of interior design and how our homes will be changing in the coming years.

Episode 3 | The Diversity, Equity & Inclusion in Real Estate Summit – Are we there yet?

Toronto is recognized as one of the most diverse cities and regions in the world, but those who are planning, designing and making decisions about how our region grows do not reflect that same diversity of culture, thought and lived experiences. Yet this diversity is our future and the key to unlocking our untapped potential and competitive edge as a city, region and country. What can each of us do as individuals, managers and employers to recognize and embrace our diversity in order to ensure a better and brighter future for our children? Join us as we speak with Business Leaders on their personal and professional experiences and thoughts on diversity, equity and inclusion in the real estate and development industry, as well as some inspiration on how each of us can be changemakers.

Episode 2  | The Builder’s Voice: Insight from Builders

This month marks the return of The Builder’s Voice, where we hear from Leaders in Canada’s real estate development industry on their experience and insight.  What does construction look like today? How is the industry faring from a developer’s standpoint? What should we expect in the coming months? What does construction look like today? How is the industry faring from a developer’s standpoint? What should we expect in the coming months?  Join Moderator Andrew Brethour, Chairman of PMA Brethour Group along with our panel of experts: Peter Politis, CEO Greybrook Realty Partners, Brad Carr, CEO Mattamy Homes Canada, Deena Pantalone, Managing Partner, CMO National Homes, Mike Petrovski, President Profile Developments, Julie DiLorenzo, President Diamante Urban Corp., Maryam Mansouri, Vice President, Mansouri Living.

Episode 1 | The Market Review Summit 

Join Moderator Chris Markovic along with guest Speakers Frank Clayton, Diana Petramala and Andrew Brethour. We kick off this summit series with The Market Review, a full 2020 year in review talking about the impact the market has taken and where it will go from here. Frank and Diana will be presenting market insights based on their recent research at the Centre for Urban Research and Land Development.