Manish brings the customer service approach to Real Estate from the past retail and restaurant/hospitality experience. He offers his clients a realistic and well thought-out perspective on the real estate market, driven by his own experience as a business owner. As a former owner/operator of a convenience store in Calgary from 2007 through 2010 and having owned and managed a team of 25 in his Connecticut-based restaurant previously, Manish sees and understands his clients’ perspectives intimately.
Prior to joining Barclay Street, Manish had been with Royal LePage Commercial since 2010, handling sales and leasing of retail and industrial properties as well as redevelopment land. Again, drawing on his personal experience as a business owner, he had a habit of creating proformas and presentations to answer questions his clients hadn’t yet asked.
Mandy comes to Barclay Street from Boardwalk Properties where she spent time as a Residential Service Associate since 2017, prior to that she spent 5-years as a Client Liaison and Services Rep for several collection companies. She has a certificate in Computers from SAIT.
Jay comes to Barclay Street after spending the last 23 years in elite level hockey development. In those years Jay has developed an understanding as to how various parties have to work together in becoming a team, to accomplish a goal. Jay currently overseas a diversity of assets including industrial and multi residential complex’s. In his free time Jay enjoys playing hockey, fly fishing and camping.
Erwin has worked as a Building Operator with Barclay Street Real Estate since December 2017. He was previously with Northwest Healthcare Properties in the same role for nearly 2 years.
Erwin possesses his 5th Class Power Engineering certification through CCIS and holds a 5th Class Power Engineering Certificate through ABSA.
He also has an educational background in the Philippines in Civil Engineering, in addition to extensive experience in sales and marketing in the Philippines where he ran his own sales business from 2005 to 2012 before moving to Canada.
In his spare time, Erwin is active with his church ministry and is an involved family man.
Kelly has had a successful 30 year career in commercial real estate and brings a wealth of knowledge, experience and creativity to every deal. His success has been on a wide range of deal types and sizes, through many different economic cycles. His leadership, reputation and integrity are key factors contributing to his consistent success.
Kelly started his career in 1982 as Research Director for an international brokerage firm, moved to work with a national office building developer, then managed a real estate brokerage office for a major banking institution and then for the past 19 years has worked in investment sales of commercial real estate.
Kelly is the past President of Torode Realty Ltd. (Now Barclay Street) where he led the privatization and shareholder purchase of the firm. After serving as President for two years until February 2003 he has returned to selling full time. Kelly has lead significant fund raising events for various organizations, is on the Board of West Island College and active with his children’s competitive sporting endeavours in ski racing and golf.
Prior to joining Barclay Street, Andy Chan was a Leasing and Property Manager with the City of Edmonton where he negotiated lease agreements with the Province of Alberta, Edmonton Economic Development Corporation (EEDC), Edmonton Public Library, NAIT, HeadCount Corporation, Apex Engineering, and Graphene Leaders Canada, to name a few. A significant portion of his real estate portfolio included the leasing and property management of the Edmonton Research Park, a 243-acre campus for research and development facilities.
Additionally, he was a Property Assessor with the City of Edmonton and was involved with the mass appraisal of multi-family properties for property taxation purposes. He is familiar with municipal processes and policies, as well as the property assessment-taxation appeal processes.
Prior to entering the public real estate sector, Andy was in a junior sales role with DTZ Barnicke (Toronto), where he was involved with over 200,000 sq.ft. of office and industrial leasing, and 80,000 sq.ft. of office sales.
Andy Chan graduated from the University of British Columbia with a Bachelor of Commerce and a specialization in Real Estate. Constantly looking to further his real estate skillset Andy has achieved various real estate professional designations including: Real Property Administrator (RPA), LEED AP, WELL AP, and Post Graduate Certificate in Property Valuation.
In 1999, Tanya graduated from the Acadia University with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree. Shortly after graduating, Tanya went to Stockholm, Sweden where she worked as a Strategic Marketing Manager for Ericsson Communications in for 3 years.
Upon returning to Canada in 2002, Tanya decided to follow in her family’s footsteps and began a career in the commercial real estate industry. She joined Barclay Street as a Downtown Leasing Associate and in a few short years, Tanya moved into a senior Vice President role and helps lead the Downtown Leasing team.
In 2006 Tanya was invited to become a partner at Barclay Street and has since enjoyed an active role in the company. Tanya has successfully represented a wide scope of tenants including local, national and international organizations from a variety of sectors. Tanya has experience across a number of industries including but not limited to energy, legal, nonprofit, environmental, IT and financial. Tanya has leased more than 2 million square feet in the core during her tenure with the Company.
With over a decade of experience and well-established relationships, Tanya has become a respected industry leader and featured in many media pieces throughout Alberta for her expertise and client-focused approach.
Outside of work, Tanya enjoys the outdoors and any activity it entails including biking and running.
Angela joined Barclay Street in February 2017 as the main Receptionist providing administrative support to both property management and brokerage. Being new to the real estate industry, Angela has found a real keenness to pursue a career in the property management side of the real estate business undertaking small projects and participating condominium AGM meetings to gain knowledge in the condominium management industry.
Angela’s background prior to this was in customer service working as a Billing Specialist & Collections Supervisor for major utility companies and through this has developed very strong customer service skills and abilities that have proven to be a great asset to Barclay Street Real Estate.
Outside of work, Angela enjoys training at the gym, going to movies, reading.
Erik A.M. Dobrovolsky entered to Calgary commercial real estate market in 2012 as a downtown office leasing broker. In 2014 he left the downtown market to oversee the southern Alberta assets of a large, private industrial Landlord where he developed a passion for industrial real estate leasing and sales. Returning to brokerage with Barclay Street after competently stewarding the portfolio for several years, he brings a comprehensive understanding and skill set to his team.
Erik grew up in Edmonton, has a bachelor’s degree from the University of Toronto and an MBA from the Vlerick Business School in Brussels, Belgium. After completing his masters degree Erik returned to Alberta, immediately entered the Calgary real estate market and has since been involved in leasing, acquisitions, dispositions and new construction activity.
Through Erik’s specialized experience, he has gained a wide-ranging understanding of both the Calgary market and the underlying issues facing both tenants and landlords. Erik’s experience and education allows him to provide extremely effective advice and due diligence consulting to all his clients.
Outside of the office, Erik is an executive with his rugby club and volunteers with several not-for-profit organizations. Erik has extensive overseas experience including interning with the World Wildlife Fund in Nepal and riding his bicycle from Cairo, Egypt to Cape Town, South Africa.