BBS Realty
Your link to commercial real estate in Hamilton and Burlington

Hamilton: 905-529-5900
Burlington: 905-634-4567

Andrew (Drew) P. Blair

Broker of Record, Hamilton Email: Phone: (905) 529-5900 Ext. 225

Drew has been licensed to trade in real estate under the Real Estate and Business Brokers Act since May 1988. Drew formed Blair Blanchard Stapleton Limited in 1995 with partners Gary Stapleton and David Blanchard, specializing in the sales and leasing of industrial user properties, industrial land sales (design builds) and commercial user properties.  Drew is the Broker of Record for the Hamilton offices.

David H. Blanchard, B.A., FRI., CPM., ACCI., CCIM, SIOR

President/Broker Email: Phone: 905-527-1144 Ext. 500

David is responsible for the overall operation of the largest producing industrial, commercial, investment real estate company in the Greater Bay Area, personally specializing in the leasing of commercial and office space as well as sales for corporate clients.

Gary D. Stapleton, AACI, P.App.

Broker Email: Phone: 905-529-5900 Ext 227

Gary has been licensed to trade in real estate under the Real Estate and Business Brokers Act since April 1980. Gary formed Blair Blanchard Stapleton Limited in July 1995 with partners Drew Blair and David Blanchard, specializing in the sales and leasing of industrial and commercial properties, design build/leaseback of industrial/commercial properties, sale of industrial/commercial development land.

Evan Apostol, B. Comm.

Sales Representative Email: Phone: 905-527-1144 Ext. 300

Evan has a diverse skill set that he puts to work in every one of his real estate transactions. With a solid business sense gained through years of experience in customer service fields; a theoretical backing from the Degroote School of Business; and holding a minor in Geographic Information Systems (GIS), Evan has the necessary tools to approach each deal in a rational, no nonsense way. Bringing creativity and innovation to the table, Evan thrives on finding tangible solutions to today’s unconventional real estate challenges.

John Hryczynski

Broker Email: Phone: 905-529-5900 Ext 240

John joined our team of commercial real estate professionals in 2007. He obtained his real estate license in 1984 and has been very active in all aspects of the commercial real estate industry, building an extensive national and regional client base throughout his career. Areas of expertise include commercial property sales and leasing. John has a well rounded knowledge of the industry and has participated in committees at the Realtors Association of Hamilton-Burlington, Chamber of Commerce and numerous community organizations.

Kevin J. McAleese, SIOR

Broker of Record, Burlington Email: Phone: 905-634-4567

Kevin has worked in the commercial real estate market since 1990 exclusively in investment sales and office leasing, representing numerous institutional and private owners. Kevin joined Blair Blanchard Stapleton Limited in early 1999 with Rod Wright to open the Burlington office. In addition to leasing management, Kevin is also involved with asset management for a number of private investment clients. Kevin is currently Broker of Record for the new Burlington brokerage office, Blair Blanchard Stapleton Halton Ltd., Brokerage.

Robert Miles

Sales Representative Email: Phone: 905-527-1144 Ext. 200

Robert has been licensed to trade in real estate under the Real Estate and Business Brokers Act since 1994, specializing in the leasing and acquisition of commercial properties. Robert has an extensive background in building operations as a full time Senior Property Manager. Robert also has extensive experience in office and retail leasing in the City of Hamilton and St. Catharines.

Chuck Vitanza, CRA

Sales Representative/Appraiser Email: Phone: 905-529-5900 Ext. 241

Chuck joined Blair Blanchard Stapleton in December of 1996, specializing in residential, vacant land and condominium sales and appraisals. Active in the real estate business since 1985 and joining the Appraisal Institute of Canada in 1987, Chuck has completed in excess of 7,000 appraisals to date. Chuck’s extensive background in both the evaluation and selling of real estate provides his clients the utmost in experience and knowledge of the marketplace.

Rod Wright, B.A.Sc.

Vice President, Sales Representative Email: Phone: 905-634-4567

Rod joined Blair Blanchard Stapleton Limited, Brokerage in April 1999 after spending several years in commercial real estate with a national firm. Rod specializes in Commercial Real Estate in Burlington. In the past 14 years Rod has been involved in more than 1,000 transactions for over 6,000,000 square feet of space. Prior to Rod’s involvement in real estate he worked as a property manager which gives him extensive experience and knowledge in construction, HVAC and operations of a building. Rod graduated from the University of Guelph with an Honours degree in Bachelor of Applied Science. Rod is currently a Sales Representative and Vice President at our new brokerage office in Burlington, Blair Blanchard Stapleton Halton Ltd., Brokerage.

John Blanchard

Sales Representative Email: Phone: (905) 527-1144 Ext. 701

John earned his real estate license in March 2014 and is involved with office, industrial and retail leasing in Hamilton, St. Catharines and Cambridge.  Being surrounded by the industry from a young age, John quickly developed an interest in real estate and a keen business sense as a result. John has excellent interpersonal skills developed from his years of experience instructing snowboarding and sailing. John earned his Bachelor of Commerce from McMaster University, graduating with honours in June 2012. Throughout his tenure at McMaster, John refined his innate skill set and has developed excellent managerial skills. John’s thorough nature is reflected in his disciplined and detail oriented property management practice.

Sevren Naphan

Sales Representative Email: Phone: 905-529-5900 Ext. 272

Sevren joined BBS Realty in spring 2015. He comes with an extensive background in retail leasing and consulting. Sevren has worked both as a Landlord Rep and as a Tenant Rep, identifying and securing strong retail locations across Canada. Sevren has held senior leadership positions with Beauleigh Retail Consultants, Party City Canada and Payless Shoes Canada. Sevren has worked on several special projects working extensively with McKinsey & Co. to improve business processes. Sevren was also a certified professional coach under the Senn Delaney Senior Leadership Initiative for North America. Sevren received his Bachelors Degree from McMaster University in 1997.

Shawn R. Doiron

Dipl. Arch. Tech., Sales Representative Email: Phone: (905) 529-5900 Ext. 262

Shawn joined Blair Blanchard Stapleton Realty Limited with over 25 years of corporate sales experience. For the past 20 years, Shawn has represented some of the construction industry’s most reputable world class manufacturers. The majority of Shawn’s time was spent marketing to and educating the Architects of Canada’s high profile firms, providing roofing, wall and ceiling and flooring system solutions for major commercial projects locally and across Canada. With his educational background in architecture and extensive knowledge of the construction industry, Shawn is now involved with and committed to the sales and leasing of industrial, commercial and retail properties throughout the Golden Horseshoe.

Paul Mariutti

Sales Representative Email: Phone: (905) 529-5900 Ext. 212

Paul Mariutti has over 30 years of experience as a commercial real estate sales representative, a member of the Realtors Association of Hamilton/Burlington, a member of the Commercial Council since 1994 and past Board member. Paul has spent 22 of these years with a national firm. He has served on the Brownfield Committee and is a former co-chair of Business Development at the Hamilton Chamber of Commerce. His areas of expertise include industrial, investment and land sales and leases as well as office sales and leasing from Burlington to Niagara.

John MacNamara

Sales Representative Email: Phone: (905) 529-5900 Ext. 211

John MacNamara has been involved in the Hamilton/Burlington industrial real estate market since 2009. With a Bachelor of Commerce degree from Western University and a strong background in research, John brought the Hamilton market industrial statistics online in 2010. Through this market knowledge, quick work ethic and straight forward approach to the business, John has quickly become a trusted resource to several large corporations in the Golden Horseshoe. Areas of expertise include industrial properties, industrial land and office space.

Diane Julseth

Office Manager Email: Phone: (905) 529-5900 Ext. 221

Diane joined Blair Blanchard Stapleton in January 2011 as the Office Manager. Diane has worked in commercial real estate for over 13 years as an administration manager, deal secretary and researcher. Prior to being in the real estate field, Diane had an extensive career in senior management and human resources with several high profile retail organizations including Chapters/Indigo and Eddie Bauer. Diane has a Business Administration (Marketing) diploma from Sheridan College.