Mary Castel directs Urban Strategies' business development, corporate communications, digital toolkit and marketing team. She works with consultant teams to develop engagement and social media strategies for the public, stakeholders and media, and leads the Urban Strategies Academy, a collaborative employee education program that acts as a knowledge accelerator and cultural incubator. She co-led the development of Community Compass®, our proprietary online engagement/survey tool that incorporates sophisticated interactive mapping functions that allows for deep analysis of how community members interact with their environment. She is currently Communications Co-Chair of the Urban Land Institute, Toronto Chapter.
Principal, Business Development + Communications
Bremner & Colchester Growth Management Strategies2013 - 2016
After half a century, the City of Troy has embarked on an exciting new initiative: the creation of a new Comprehensive Plan to best position the City for success and prosperity in the 21st century.
McMaster University Campus Master Plan2000 - 2002, 2008 Update
Yorkdale Shopping Centre
Urban Strategies provides planning consulting advice for the development of Yorkdale Mall. This has been an ongoing consulting relationship that has extended for the past 10 years.