With over 10 years of sales and client relations, Eric Brenner brings a wealth of experience to Barclay Street’s Industrial team as an Industrial Sales and Leasing Associate. Recognized for his strong analytical, research and organizational skills, Eric holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the Haskayne School of Business at the University of Calgary. He has over seven years of progressive successes with high-profile companies including Shell Canada and Chevron Australia.
Eric's detailed knowledge of the oil and gas industry allowed him to successfully manage and expand portfolios with over $20 million in land sales before joining Barclay Street in March 2015. His attention to detail and preciseness allow Eric's work to be presented with accuracy and confidence, assuring that no element is overlooked and the client’s interest are always at the forefront of any transaction.
Eric's track record as a proven team member speaks to his ability to build positive, long-term relationships with clients and colleagues, and he looks forward to bringing his strong work ethic and integrity to Barclay Street’s clients.
As a born-and-raised Calgarian, Eric has a unique understanding and appreciation for his community, and enjoys supporting local initiatives and programs. In his time outside the office, Eric has a passion for music, travel, food and culture, as well as volunteering his time with local causes.
Kelly has had a successful 28 year career in commercial real estate and brings a wealth of knowledge, experience and creativity to every deal.
Kelly's success has been on a wide range of deal types and sizes, through many different economic cycles. His leadership, reputation and integrity are key factors contributing to his consistent success.
Well known in the community, Kelly supports many organizations with his primary focus on his family, supporting his children's ski racing, competitive golf, education and travel.
With 20 years of real estate and property management experience, Dion Chrapko offers his clients a strong blend of revenue generating savvy and operational understanding to ensure longevity, profitability and efficiency of any property under Barclay Street’s portfolio.
As Barclay Street’s Vice President of Property Management, Dion works closely with the Property Management team to ensure the company’s portfolio is offered the highest level of service, efficiency and professionalism.
After completing his Bachelor of Arts degree with a minor in Business from the University of Calgary, Dion followed his passion of business and entered the real estate industry. Through the last 20 years, he has worked in a diverse spectrum of companies that gave him experience in commercial lending, property operations, real estate investment and asset management. For over 10 years, Dion worked with one of largest property investment companies in Canada which helped him develop a keen eye for identifying innovative revenue generation opportunities in his client’s properties while maximizing the return on their investment and ensuring strong tenant relations.
Throughout Calgary, Dion has managed over 1.3 million square feet and has worked with countless businesses which have helped him establish a strong tenant relations platform built on sound business practices. Dion’s belief is that by keeping tenants happy, landlords are ensuring tenant retention in a property and thereby reduce all costs and time associated with lease turnover. Working closely with the property management team at Barclay Street, Dion ensures the team provides clients with a unified service that stresses ethical business practices and strives to achieve optimal value and service for the company’s clients and their tenants.
As an outdoor enthusiast, Dion spends the summer months camping and hiking with his wife and family. He also likes to play recreational hockey whenever his schedule allows it.
In recent years, Dion has received a number of noteworthy awards including:
• Building Owner’s & Manager’s Association (BOMA) – Innovation Award in 2003
• Building Owner’s & Manager’s Association (BOMA) – Earth Award in 2006
• Building Owner’s & Manager’s Association (BOMA) – Renovated Building of the Year in 2011
In 1999, Tanya graduated from the Acadia University with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree. Shortly after graduating, Tanya went to Stockholm, Sweden where she worked as a Strategic Marketing Manager for Ericsson Communications in for 3 years.
Upon returning to Canada in 2002, Tanya decided to follow in her family’s footsteps and began a career in the commercial real estate industry. She joined Barclay Street as a Downtown Leasing Associate and in a few short years, Tanya moved into a senior Vice President role and helps lead the Downtown Leasing team.
In 2006 Tanya was invited to become a partner at Barclay Street and has since enjoyed an active role in the company. Tanya has successfully represented a wide scope of tenants including local, national and international organizations from a variety of sectors. Tanya has experience across a number of industries including but not limited to energy, legal, nonprofit, environmental, IT and financial. Tanya has leased more than 2 million square feet in the core during her tenure with the Company.
With over a decade of experience and well-established relationships, Tanya has become a respected industry leader and featured in many media pieces throughout Alberta for her expertise and client-focused approach.
Outside of work, Tanya enjoys the outdoors and any activity it entails including biking and running.
Erik A.M. Dobrovolsky entered to Calgary commercial real estate market in 2012 as a downtown office leasing broker. In 2014 he left the downtown market to oversee the southern Alberta assets of a large, private industrial Landlord where he developed a passion for industrial real estate leasing and sales. Returning to brokerage with Barclay Street after competently stewarding the portfolio for several years, he brings a comprehensive understanding and skill set to his team.
Erik grew up in Edmonton, has a bachelor’s degree from the University of Toronto and an MBA from the Vlerick Business School in Brussels, Belgium. After completing his masters degree Erik returned to Alberta, immediately entered the Calgary real estate market and has since been involved in leasing, acquisitions, dispositions and new construction activity.
Through Erik’s specialized experience, he has gained a wide-ranging understanding of both the Calgary market and the underlying issues facing both tenants and landlords. Erik’s experience and education allows him to provide extremely effective advice and due diligence consulting to all his clients.
Outside of the office, Erik is an executive with his rugby club and volunteers with several not-for-profit organizations. Erik has extensive overseas experience including interning with the World Wildlife Fund in Nepal and riding his bicycle from Cairo, Egypt to Cape Town, South Africa.
Since joining Barclay Street Real Estate in 1987, Bill Falagaris has become a respected leader among his clients, colleagues and fellow brokers and developed a reputation based on his professional and honourable approach to his clients and the business.
As a veteran Leasing Associate, Bill specializes in Downtown and Beltline areas in Calgary and has leased over 3 million square feet throughout his career. With a degree in Business from Mount Royal University and 30 years of client relation experience, Bill has a comprehensive understanding of inner workings of a business and how to find real estate solutions that will help a business prosper.
Over the years, Bill has gained extensive experience representing both the tenant and landlord in the leasing process. As a representative of landlords, Bill has acted as exclusive agent for a number of office buildings and successfully leased his listings to 100% occupancy. As a representative of tenants, Bill has assisted many clients with leasing negotiations for new spaces and for their existing premises so they reach an agreement that helps them achieve their real estate goals.
Outside of work, Bill is a family man at heart and spends much of his free time doing many activities with his family. He also is a sport and auto racing enthusiast.
Pat Farrell has worked in a variety of buildings in the downtown core and beltline and has accumulated 25 years of experience in the field of maintenance and operations.
Pat joined Barclay Street Real Estate in 2008. As the Building Operations Manager of the HSBC Building, he oversees all maintenance and management of the building and assists with other properties as required. He graduated from the Southern Institute of Technology and holds a 5th class Engineer's Certificate.
Kyla joined Barclay Street in September of 2017 to pursue her goals of working in downtown office leasing. Always having a passion for commercial real estate, Kyla completed her license after attending MRU and working in the costumer service industry for over 5 years. Kyla currently aids the office leasing team in an administrative assistant position.
Having previously been a competitor in horse show jumping, Kyla enjoys attending equestrian events, spending time with her family, friends and dogs, staying active and reading in her spare time.
With over 25 years of property management experience, Shirley Ganong offers her tenants and clients a high level of expertise and care. As a senior property manager of Barclay Street Real Estate, Shirley assists with overseeing all activities within the Property Management division.
Since starting her real estate career in 1990, Shirley has worked exclusively in property management and has acquired extensive knowledge in all aspects of the industry. Over the years, Shirley has managed a large variety of properties, including various sizes of retail, office, industrial, and commercial condominiums. Some of her current clients have been with her for over 20 years.