As Vice President of the Property Management Division and with over 30 years of property management experience, Shirley offers her clients and tenants a high level of expertise and care.
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. Shirley has managed a large variety of properties over the years, including various sizes of retail, office, industrial, and commercial condominiums. Some of her current clients have been with her for over 30 years.
Shirley is a native Calgarian and in her spare time she enjoys travelling, camping, fishing and spending time with family and friends.
Natasha has joined the Barclay Street Real Estate Ltd. as a Property Accountant in July of 2016.Natasha’s prior long professional journey involved different finance and accounting companies in different countries: Moldova, Russia and Israel. She immigrated to Canada with her family in October 1998. The first eight years she worked in public accounting companies where she acquired invaluable experience in Canadian accounting and taxation. Through this experience she built strong skills and solid foundation that is required to work with small businesses. Natasha’s cumulative accounting experience in Canada is over 20 years.
Natasha earned 2 bachelor degrees in Finances/Economics and in Engineering at the Polytechnic University of Moldova. Her education was recognized in both Israel and Canada. Since then she has completed numerous accounting related programs/courses in Israel (graduated as an accountant from H.I.S.G College -Tel Aviv) and Canada (SAIT).
In her spare time Natasha enjoys spending time with her family and her pets. She loves traveling and has a passion for arts: literature, music, painting and theatre.
As a licensed commercial real estate agent, Emily has delivered exceptional value to her clients through her focus and professionalism.
Since joining Barclay Street in 2018 and obtaining her commercial real estate license in 2019, Emily has quickly established herself as a skilled and reliable real estate professional who has experience in industrial sales, leasing, subleasing, and land sales.
Her clients have sought her advice because of her thoroughness in the due diligence process, as well as her ethics and integrity; she can provide precise and current market information while offering a realistic opinion on what clients can expect to achieve with respect to their real estate goals.
While completing her Bachelor of Commerce degree, she completed two cooperative work terms with Barclay Street, which helped her to identify a strong desire for working in the commercial real estate industry. She joined Jon Mook’s team as she enjoys the dynamic nature of the industry and working with a strong, knowledgeable team that operates on integrity.
Doug Grinde began his commercial real estate career with Barclay Street Real Estate 20 years ago when he graduated from the University of Calgary with a Bachelor of Commerce degree. Since joining the company, Doug has become an invaluable asset working closely with the Calgary team and is now heading up the Edmonton office as the Vice President for the region.
With a farming background in rural Alberta, Doug knows what it means to work hard and treat people with integrity - his clients are no exception. Although his career started in Calgary, Doug found a niche for himself in Edmonton where his broad experience has helped reposition Barclay Street in the greater Edmonton market.
Additionally, as a senior sales advisor, Doug works closely with clients through the Alberta corridor and provides them with meaningful solutions while offering honest, knowledgeable advice. His knowledge comes from years of diverse transactions including new development projects, complex sale transactions and large leasing assignments.
Kris joined Barclay Street in the spring of 2013 as an Associate for the Downtown Leasing team, became Associate Vice President in 2019 and Vice President in 2020.
Kris immigrated to Canada in 2004 from Shanghai, China. Kris has been gaining experience in various aspects of the real estate business to best guide and advise clients since 2007. He was engaged in operating a real estate consortium which specialized in property acquisition and sales. Kris was partnered with a team of investors to purchase properties for the purpose of improving and reselling them at a profit, and maximize cash flow rentals.
Real estate Investing is Kris's passion. Kris endeavours to provide his clients with meaningful solutions to their problems by developing a thorough understanding of their needs.
Outside of work, Kris enjoys regular boxing training, hiking during the summer and snowboarding during the winter. He is also an avid auto racing enthusiast.
Murray specializes in Beltline and Suburban office leasing in Calgary, Alberta, with over 6 years experience in the industry. Murray began his real estate career with Barclay Street Real Estate and then continuing his career with a national brokerage. During this time, Murray honed his negotiating skills, became an expert in the market and built strong relationships with many local and international clients. Murray was awarded as the highest performing first year associate after successful closing 38 lease and sale transactions in his first year with the national brokerage.
Murray returned to Barclay Street in 2022 and looks to continue to provide top quality services in facilitating lease negotiations for both institutional/local landlords and tenants.
Historical assignments to name a few include both international and local clientele: Estee Lauder, MAC Cosmetics, Mary Browns Chicken, The Compass Group, Dynamic Risk Assessment Systems Inc., Buffalo Oil, Invis, Thorncliffe Professional, Lake Bonavista Promenade, and the Alberta Association of Rehabilitation Professionals.
Murray is a proud born and raised Calgarian and enjoys his spare time outdoors, skiing, golfing and camping with his son.
Allan Jones joined Barclay Street Real predecessor, Torode Realty, in 1987 after graduating from the University of Calgary with a degree in Economics. He became an original partner in February 2001 when Torode was sold to Barclay Street.
Allan specializes in downtown office leasing and has represented tenants/subtenants and landlords/sublandlords in over 2.8 million square feet of leasing transactions.
Although Allan deals with numerous large tenants in the marketplace, his specialty over the past 30 years is an Exclusive Listing Agent. He has listed dozens of downtown buildings and sublease assignments over the years with tremendous success. Allan has never lost a listing due to non-performance.
In his spare time, Allan enjoys spending time with his family and travelling. As an avid sports fan, Allan plays hockey in the winter and golf in the summer.
Dotan Kaye joined Barclay Street in 2021 as a Research and Transaction Coordinator with the Investment Sales team. Dotan graduated in 2021 with a bachelor’s degree in finance from Reichman University in Herzliya, Israel.
Dotan provides administrative support and coordination of all activities related to client service for the team with focus on client relationships, documentation, and administration. Having served in the military, Dotan brings a strong and professional work ethic which he uses to deliver the best results to his team and clients.
Outside of work, Dotan enjoys spending time with friends and family, reading books, and watching basketball.
Dotan is enjoying his time at Barclay Street, expanding his professional resume while learning and socializing with the best and brightest in the business.
Steve Kuehner comes to Barclay Street with an extensive background in Marketing and Business Development within the Oil and Gas industry, Steve’s experience in Property Management was in 2001-2008 and has recently completed his Real Estate Licensing in Property Management. Steve comes to Barclay Street with a true Team attitude, asks lots of questions and his customer service expertise will take us places.
Nicky joined Barclay Street in the spring of 2021 and assists the Suburban, Beltline, and Downtown Office Leasing teams in the creation of marketing material, legal documentation, research, and listing database management.
Nicky comes with an intensive Insurance background working as a licensed Broker and Claims Adjuster until 5 years ago where she transitioned to an Administration position with a major agricultural company.
On her spare time Nicky spends her time with her husband and two kids where they enjoy the comforts of their lake community.