Our Team

GreatWise Developments is a major Ontario based community builder with successful projects in both Ottawa and Toronto. All GreatWise initiatives reflect the company’s commitment to leading- edge design and architecture. Each project begins by assembling a team of top professional talents, with the finest skills available in the industry. Ultimately, our commitment to craft and innovation aims to assure that everyone who lives in a GreatWise community enjoys a home merging the daily rewards of good design with exceptional lifestyle advantages. GreatWise has evolved a company wide, grass roots commitment to sustainable, low-impact building, regularly incorporating practices that exceed government standards. Our goal is to minimizing each project’s environmental footprint while saving consumers energy costs through the construction of tighter building envelopes. GreatWise Developments takes pride in applying ethical practices to all aspects of the building business. From conscientious environmental policies to exemplary customer service, GreatWise is committed to attaining the highest standards of excellence.


Roderick Lahey Architect (RLA) has been providing support and services to the development community in Ottawa since 1996. The firm has a solid reputation in the design and development of medium and high-density residential projects. Applauded by owners, municipal leaders, civic planners and the communities served, this award- winning firm has successfully integrated thousands of residential units into Ottawa’s diverse urban fabric. RLA architects and technologists have been working together as a team for more than fifteen years on a wide range of projects across the National Capital Region. In the past five years, RLA has completed the design and overseen the construction of more than 3000 residential units that include rental accommodations, senior’s residences and condominium apartments. (Dedicated to responding to the context of the site, the needs of the client and the interest of the public, Roderick Lahey Architect Inc. balances these often diversifying influences to develop an urban architecture that is both engaging and sustainable.


Urban Keios Design - Interiors

Urban Keios Design has been a part of the urban landscape in Ottawa since 1991. Nickolas Semanyk with Shiho Sakane have been creating leading-edge design solutions to redefine interior style in the national capital. Urban Keios is known for combining astute architectural reasoning with insightful and playful creative solutions. Urban Keios has shaped distinctive environments for some of Ottawa’s most iconic new developments and restorations, winning abundant recognition and dozens of awards along the way.

Cleland Jardine

Cleland Jardine Partners provides structural engineering consulting services for building projects of all sizes and at all levels of complexity. Cleland Jardine is committed to innovative cost effective design, responsive service and high quality construction documents.

Smith + Andersen

Since 1965, Smith + Andersen has been delivering integrated services and project management services for building systems. Backed by a team of engineers & designers responsible for an accomplished portfolio, we take pride in offering clients engineering excellence through creative design, attentive service and a dedication to professionalism at every stage of our involvement. Together we provide broad professional expertise and the strategic know-how to manage the most elaborate projects.

Larocque-Levstek Consulting Services

Landscape Architecture Larocque Levstek Consulting Services dedicated professional team has built a reputation for high quality landscape design, conceptual planning and production support. Larocque Levstek combines art and science to reconcile human intervention with the natural, social and economic forces that shape our world, delivering cost effective, timely and sustainable solutions to meet client needs.

ZW Group of Companies

Founded in 1986, ZW Group of Companies brings a wide-range of experience on major projects and has successfully completed over $5 billion worth of Construction and Project Management services in the construction industry. With its Head Office in Ottawa and offices in Toronto and Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. ZW has built a strong reputation for competence, integrity and dependability.

ZW’s experience on the Condominiums buildings gives ZW a strong understanding of the final Home Owners requirements. ZW has constructed thousands of condominium units throughout several developments over the last 10 years. Each Development is treated with high attention to detail to ensure Home Owners satisfaction with the final product.

ZW Group of Companies is built on a strong foundation of seasoned professionals. It is 100% employee owned. Its team includes project managers, LEED accredited professionals, professional engineers, cost estimators, quality assurance specialists and risk managers who bring a broad range of expertise and technical skills to their assignments. ZW Group is committed to continuous improvement and provides its professionals with the training and resources required to effectively deliver Construction services in a consistent manner.