Immediate Past REX Awards Honourees


NAIOP Greater Toronto is pleased to honour Andre Kuzmicki and Graeme Young for their extraordinary leadership. Their awards were presented at the 16th Annual REX Awards Gala, April 3, 2017 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre, Toronto.

About the Real Estate Excellence Awards





Joel Pearlman (left), President Elect, NAIOP Greater Toronto congratulated award recipient, Andre Kuzmicki.
  Graeme Young was presented with his REX Award by Emily Hanna, President, NAIOP Greater Toronto Chapter.

Andre’s career arc blends real estate, academics and corporate governance. Prior to joining Schulich, he spent 19 years with Prudential of America and managed its Canadian property portfolio including development of Consilium and 95 Wellington West. In 18 years at Schulich he taught real estate investment to over 1,000 students and helped many launch their careers in markets all over the world.

Andre has served on numerous boards and is currently a director of Chartwell Retirement Residences and Dorsay Development Corporation.  He is a Past President (2001) of NAIOP Greater Toronto Chapter and is the founding chairperson of its Real Estate Excellence Awards program.







Graeme Young has spent more than thirty years in real estate brokerage with Colliers International, The Arnoldi Group, JJ Barnicke, and Knowlton Realty. Graeme also has a longstanding relationship with NAIOP Greater Toronto and he was Chapter President in 2009. He credits NAIOP with introducing him to Eva’s Initiatives, a not-for-profit dedicated to helping homeless and at-risk youth.

Graeme has filled many leadership roles at Eva’s over the past six years. He has received a Ruby Heart Award and two Heart and Soul Awards from the staff of Eva’s for his exemplary work and personal contributions. Additionally, Graeme is a past recipient of Colliers President’s Community Award for his fundraising work on behalf of Habitat for Humanity.