CultureOur News June 1, 2023

Gen Blue Canada Celebrates Coldwell Banker Canada Milestones

Coldwell Banker Canada has again handed out the hardware to its longest-serving broker owners who have spent decades building trust and protecting the integrity of the brand for home buyers and sellers. 


Rob Goodings, Coldwell Banker Canada’s Director of Learning & Administration, read out of roll call of honour. 


“It’s such a privilege and pleasure to be part of recognizing our milestone-award-winning brokerages,” Goodings said.  


“We’re so proud that these amazing companies, run by exceptional individuals, have chosen to call Coldwell Banker Canada their home.”  


The milestones moment happened on May 31, 2023, at Gen Blue in Vancouver, the annual conference that brings together brokers, owners, agents and staff.  


The Coldwell Banker Canada spotlight shone on:  


30 years 


William Nelson, Coldwell Banker WIN Realty, Mount Forest, ON. 

(Nelson is also the recipient of Coldwell Banker Canada’s Canadian Ambassador Award in 2023.)  



Bill Nelson, 30-year Coldwell Banker Canada service award recipient and Canadian Ambassador Award winner. 


20 years 


Ron Hunter, Coldwell Banker Canada Community Professionals Realty, Greater Hamilton and Burlington, ON. 

 Ron Hunter, right, with Coldwell Banker Canada CEO Karim Kennedy. 


Owen Crampsie, Coldwell Banker Canada Essential Realty, Windsor, ON. 


Owen Crampsie, right, accepts 20-year service award at Gen Blue Canada conference, with CEO Karim Kennedy. 


15 years 


Marjan Mazaheri, Coldwell Banker Canada Prestige Realty, Vancouver, BC. 




10 years 


Marc Ronan, Coldwell Banker Canada Ronan Realty, Tottenham, ON. 


Marc Ronan, right, honoured with 10-year service award by Coldwell Banker Canada CEO Karim Kennedy. 



 Coldwell Banker Canada honoured its long-service broker-owners at Gen Blue in Vancouver, BC. 


More honorees 


Other broker-owners not able to attend Gen Blue were also recognized for their ongoing service. 


30 years 


Kevin Acuri, Tad Lake, Coldwell Banker Canada Rosling Realty, Nelson, BC. 


Brad Gilbert, Coldwell Banker Canada City Side Realty, Lloydminster, AB. 


Marise Desjardins, Coldwell Banker Canada Dynamic Realty, Saint Andre, NB 


25 years 


Chris Morash, Coldwell Banker Canada Performance Realty, Amherst, NS. 


10 years 


Drew Johnson, Coldwell Banker Canada Power Realty, London, ON. 


Tom Flatt, Coldwell Banker Canada Flatt Realty, Hagersville, ON 


Suzanne Clark, Coldwell Banker Canada Fieldstone Realty, Georgetown, ON.