John Genest

PRINCIPAL

MBA, MCIP, RPP, PLE

John is a Principal in the firm responsible for leading and executing assignments in land use planning, development economics, economic development and tourism, with a growing focus on the facts and trends shaping strategic change. His experience includes: growth management studies, planning and development approvals projects, economic development strategies, market research and analysis for commercial, industrial, residential and recreational/tourism projects, economic feasibility studies ranging from local recreational to major downtown redevelopment projects, computer modeling incorporating risk and sensitivity analysis, municipal fiscal impact analysis, and strategic and policy review studies. John has provided expert opinion evidence to the Ontario Municipal Board. He is a keen skier, sailor and cyclist, and aspires to a better knowledge of the bass guitar fret board.