HOOPP honours sustainable properties at 7th Annual LEAP Awards

On June 6th, The Healthcare of Ontario Pension Plan (HOOPP) honoured the outstanding sustainability achievements and leadership of management teams and tenants in HOOPP’s real estate Canadian portfolio for excellence in energy performance, tenant leadership, stakeholder engagement and technology innovation at the seventh annual LEAP Awards.

The 7th annual LEAP Awards celebrated sustainability in Canadian building. Photo by Stefan Steibrauer via Unsplash.

“HOOPP is recognized as good stewards for the environment and a leader in sustainability,” said Jim Keohane, President and CEO. “The annual LEAP events bring together property managers from around the world to discuss and innovate on industry leading practices and we recognize their innovation through our LEAP awards.”

The awards are part of HOOPP Real Estate group’s leading sustainability program which relies on collaboration with management partners and tenants. HOOPP works with many partners in the real estate industry globally, to lead and advance sustainability practices in the industry.

“We believe that the real estate industry can be a leader in environmental and social responsibility,” said Stephen Taylor, Vice President, Real Estate. “HOOPP’s new policy and strategy represent our ongoing mission to improve and effect positive change in our industry.”


Prior to the awards ceremony, HOOPP held its fourth annual conference bringing together sustainability leaders and senior management to share experiences, challenges and best practices. This year’s theme Adaptation: Embracing Change, focused on how real estate owners and managers are adapting to change throughout the business chain to manage risk and identify new business opportunities.

The awards are presented in the categories of Performance, Collaboration and Innovation.

The winners this year were:

CategoryAwardWinnerManagement company
Building PerformanceLow Energy Leader: Medium Building1 Prologis Blvd.Triovest Realty Advisors Inc.
Building PerformanceLow Energy Leader: Large BuildingATCO CentreTriovest Realty Advisors Inc.
Building PerformanceEnergy SaverRobson CentralMorguard
Building PerformanceEnergy Manager: RetailLansdowne PlaceCushman & Wakefield
Building PerformanceEnergy Manager: Industrial20375 Clark Graham Ave.Triovest Realty Advisors Inc.
Building PerformanceWater Winner: OfficeATCO CentreTriovest Realty Advisors Inc.
Building PerformanceWater Winner: RetailMarlborough MallCushman & Wakefield
Building PerformanceWaste MinimizerATCO CentreTriovest Realty Advisors Inc.
Building PerformanceSustainability Achiever5580 Explorer DriveMenkes Property Management Services Ltd.
CollaborationTenant LeaderBluEarth Renewables (11thAvenue Place)Morguard
CollaborationGreen Lease of the YearRoyal & Sun Alliance (2 & 8 Prologis Blvd.)Triovest Realty Advisors Inc.
InnovationSustainability Innovator: Technology5799 Route de l’AéroportTriovest Realty Advisors Inc.
InnovationSustainability Innovator: Stakeholder EngagementWaste Diversification ProjectCushman & Wakefield
InnovationSustainable OperatorHighstreet Shopping CentreShape Management
InnovationClimate LeaderTriovest Climate Change Management StrategyTriovest Realty Advisors Inc.