Our greatest asset is not a singular skill, but a wide variety of talent under one roof. We're well-versed in acquisitions, development, construction, leasing, finance and accounting, as well as property management and marketing.
When you do business with us, you're in good hands. The Plat:form team has extensive industry experience.
Our team includes:
Kyle Shury : Principal
Kyle has over 20 years' experience in the real estate industry. He began his career in commercial brokerage and spent 13 years with the Townline Group of Companies, managing large-scale commercial and residential developments. During his time with Townline, Kyle was responsible for all aspects of development, from acquisition through to construction, including leasing and asset management.
In 2010, Kyle applied his passion for real estate and extensive experience toward the growth of Plat:form Properties. Since that time, Plat:form has initiated multiple developments throughout B.C. and Alberta.
Kyle is driven to deliver quality projects, while providing an environment for others to learn and grow. As he balances a growing business and his young family, Kyle also makes it a priority to give back to his community; he is Board Chair of the Richmond Hospital Foundation and coaches youth soccer.
Adam Khong : Construction & Development
Adam has been involved with the construction industry since 1997. Prior to joining Plat:form, Adam was partner and manager of a successful general contracting company in the Fraser Valley. During his 13-year tenure with this company, Adam supervised a diverse project portfolio including multiple large-scale commercial, industrial and institutional projects. Adam brings this significant experience to Plat:form, where his depth of knowledge is a valuable asset.
Adam's dedication to his craft began in high school construction class, and continues today. Outside the office, Adam focuses on his young family, and is often found in the kitchen pursing his other passion — cooking.
Andrew Sinclair : Development & Acquisitions
Andrew has over 10 years of experience in the real estate development industry. Prior to joining Plat:form, Andrew — as an employee of a major national development company — managed the development of several high-profile shopping centres throughout Western Canada and the Northwestern United States. His experience includes comprehensive land assembly, land use approvals and tenant negotiations, all of which greatly benefit his work at Plat:form today.
Andrew balances his professional life with his young family and recreational pursuits including skiing and water sports.
Cameron Chalmers: Planning & Development
Cameron is a Registered Professional Planner with over 15 years of planning and development experience, focused primarily on the municipal approvals process. Through his extensive background in local government, and with Plat:form, Cameron has navigated a number of large, complex development applications from inception through to approval.
Cameron's young family and his love of the outdoors provide the balance to his professional life.
Kathy Howarth : Finance & Accounting
Kathy articled with Ernst & Young, obtaining her CA designation in 2000. While in public practice, she had numerous real estate clients and developed a keen interest in this area, remaining in the industry to this day. Prior to joining Plat:form, Kathy spent six years as Vice President of Finance for a large, local developer that specializes in commercial and mixed-use developments. She oversaw the team responsible for financing, forecasting, cashflow management and reporting for the organization's developments and income producing portfolio.
Kathy has a young family that keeps her busy and together they enjoy travelling, skiing and biking.
Randy Klarenbach : Legal
Randy has over 30 years of experience in the real estate development industry. Prior to joining Plat:form, Randy practiced law with Lawson Lundell and Richards Buell Sutton and was involved in the acquisition, development and sale of commercial and residential projects ranging from single lots to regional shopping centers, as well as advising tenants and landlords in leasing operations. Randy has written books and papers, and lectured at seminars for groups including Carswell publications, the Continuing Legal Education Society and Lorman Education Services. Randy is an active volunteer and has been a board member for the Vancouver Chamber Choir and Red Door Housing Society. He has been involved in several community groups including an Advisory Planning Commission for the Islands Trust.
Randy spends his personal time pestering his twin daughters, collecting antiquarian books and participating in very amateur soccer, hockey and theatre.