Richard Getz

Vice President, Retail

As Vice President, Retail, Richard brings a well-rounded approach and a wealth of experience to the Colonnade BridgePort team. He is a respected industry leader with involvement in every facet of the business. His connections to the national retail community is invaluable to the company’s retail and mixed-use portfolios.

This is Richard’s 37th year in the shopping centre industry in Ottawa. He began his career with Campeau Corporation, followed by several years as a part of the Rideau Centre management team. After 16 successful years of commercial brokerage in retail leasing, development and sales, he joined Colonnade BridgePort (formerly Colonnade) in 2004.

Throughout his career, Richard has been an active volunteer to the benefit of numerous organizations. He is currently an advocate for and a board member of the Royal Ottawa Foundation for Mental Health.