David Podmore

Chair, president, CEO and co-founder
Concert Properties Ltd.

Under David Podmore’s leadership, Concert Properties Ltd. has grown into one of Canada’s most reputable developers. Podmore serves as chair of Inspire, the British Columbia Institute of Technology’s largest fundraising campaign, and is a BC Ferries board member. He received the Real Estate Institute of BC’s first Award of Excellence and the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal.

RECOMMENDED READING: Endurance, by Alfred Lansing – the story of Sir Ernest Shackleton’s 1914 attempt to reach the South Pole.
BEST HABIT: Delegation of authority.
BEST ADVICE: When considering new initiatives, wait to make a final decision and see if the idea survives the night.