Newmark Group Inc. (NASDAQ: NMRK) has hired Norm Taylor as country head and president for Canada.
In this newly created position, Taylor is responsible for Newmark’s day-to-day brokerage operation in Canada, including strategic direction, business development, delivery of client service and recruitment, mentorship and retention of professionals. Taylor will be based in Vancouver and report to Kevin McCabe, president for the Canadian Western Region.
Before joining Newmark, Taylor worked as vice president of national advisory and as vice president and managing director of real estate finance for the British Columbia Region at CMLS Financial. Taylor also previously served as executive vice president and managing director for the British Columbia Region at CBRE, senior vice president at JLL and vice president at Colliers International.
“Norm’s name is synonymous with success in Canadian real estate,” said Newmark CEO Barry Gosin. “His industry expertise solidifies our commitment to our presence in Canada and our goal of further increasing Newmark’s non-U.S. revenues.”