Benjamin takes a strategic approach to master planning, policy development and planning approvals for a diverse range of clients, leading projects from high-level visioning through to implementation. Shaping the future of Toronto and the GTA, Benjamin has successfully guided complex planning projects including the Queens Quay LCBO master plan, Honest Ed’s redevelopment, City of Vaughan Official Plan, Toronto’s PATH Master Plan and numerous high-profile development approvals. Benjamin is a leading campus planner, having developed master plans for such institutions as Waterloo, Guelph, UofT Scarborough, Brock, Cornell and others. Benjamin assists numerous institutions in strategic planning and leveraging real estate assets, counting Ryerson University, Infrastructure Ontario, Toronto Community Housing Corporation, the Toronto District School Board and many others as long-term clients.
Choice Properties REIT2016 - Present
Toronto Lands Corporation Site Planning & Land Disposition2011 - Present
University of Guelph Campus Master Plan
2011 - 2012
The University of Guelph was established as an agricultural college nearly 140 years ago. Since then it has evolved into a comprehensive university and one of Canada’s largest research institutions.