Lobbying Activities

Lobbyist

Subject/Issue

Activities

Melissa Rutherford
Manager, Environment Ottawa
In-house
Infrastructure: Summary of CBCL services
Latest: 2022-09-16
First: 2022-09-07
Total: 9
Dayna Edwards
Senior Planner + Urban Designer
Consultant
Zoning By-law: Land use incompatibility concerns between subject site and nearby development application
Latest: 2022-09-16
First: 2022-09-14
Total: 8
Jason Burggraaf
Executive Director
In-house
Planning Policy: High Performance Development Standards and their implementation
Latest: 2022-09-18
First: 2022-09-18
Total: 3
Jean-Paul (JP) Gautreau
Territory Manager
In-house
Water/Sewer: Material approvals for waterworks
Latest: 2022-09-07
First: 2022-09-07
Total: 1
Jason Burggraaf
Executive Director
In-house
By-law/Regulation: Development of the 2024 Development Charge Bylaw and Background Study & Community Benefits Charge
Latest: 2022-09-08
First: 2022-09-08
Total: 3
Jeff Polowin
Senior Vice President
Consultant
Zoning By-law: Ambleside
Latest: 2022-09-06
First: 2022-08-29
Total: 10
thierry baulu
Expert en Géomatique
In-house
Infrastructure: Jakarto is presenting to Ottawa employees it's digital twin collection, creation and online access.
Latest: 2022-08-26
First: 2022-08-26
Total: 4
Colin McSweeney
Self Empolyed
Consultant
Affordable Housing: Information talk about the effect of the Cash in Lieu of Parkland increase
Latest: 2022-08-29
First: 2022-08-02
Total: 10
Tim Chadder
Associate
Consultant
Zoning By-law: Rezoning at 100 Steacie Drive
Latest: 2022-08-22
First: 2022-08-22
Total: 1
Francis Saint-Laurent
Business Development Manager
In-house
Transportation: Reached out to Philippe Landry in order to organize meeting to present our Consulting Services offering, specifically where it pertains to AODA compliant Signalized Roadway Intersection and Street Lighting Design.
Latest: 2022-08-08
First: 2022-08-08
Total: 1
Francis Saint-Laurent
Business Development Manager
Consultant
Transportation: Reached out to Philippe Landry in order to organize meeting to present our Consulting Services offering, specifically where it pertains to AODA compliant Signalized Roadway Intersection and Street Lighting Design.
Latest: 2022-08-08
First: 2022-08-08
Total: 1
Andrew Ciglic
Ontario Sales & Technical Support Manager
In-house
Transportation: To share information regarding Traffic Signal Technologies & Road Weather Information Systems.
Latest: 2022-08-22
First: 2022-08-02
Total: 5
Andrew Ciglic
Ontario Sales & Technical Support Manager
Consultant
Transportation: To share information regarding Traffic Signal Technologies & Road Weather Information Systems.
Latest: 2022-08-02
First: 2022-08-02
Total: 4
Jason Burggraaf
Executive Director
In-house
Planning and Development: The cumulative impact of recent city-imposed costs have a significant negative impact on housing affordability and supply
Latest: 2022-07-19
First: 2022-07-19
Total: 3
Sydney Zhang
Coordinator
In-house
Planning and Development: 15 Oblats Ave
Latest: 2022-06-28
First: 2022-06-28
Total: 1
Ed Sajecki
Senior Advisor
Consultant
Construction: Secure favourable decision regarding infrastructure relocation
Latest: 2022-06-23
First: 2022-06-23
Total: 1
Michael Daley
Director
In-house
Transportation: Sharing Information about the developments of the company in the transportation sector that can enable sustainable, continuous traffic flow.
Latest: 2022-07-08
First: 2022-07-08
Total: 1
Nimish Sethi
CEO
In-house
Transportation: Sharing Information about the developments of the company in the transportation sector that can enable sustainable, continuous traffic flow.
Latest: 2022-07-08
First: 2022-07-08
Total: 1
Sydney Zhang
Coordinator
In-house
Planning and Development: Proposal for re-use and addition at 15 Oblats Ave
Latest: 2022-06-28
First: 2022-06-28
Total: 1
David Zuvic
Business Development Director
In-house
Transit/OC Transpo: Transit accessibility. Hyperlight Systems is proposing a product that will give accessibility to a larger group of people on Ottawa's transit systems.
Latest: 2022-06-15
First: 2022-06-15
Total: 2
Rosaline Hill
Architect
Consultant
Planning and Development: Site Plan Control & Minor Re-Zoning Approvals
Latest: 2022-07-04
First: 2022-07-04
Total: 1
Colin McSweeney
Self Empolyed
Consultant
Planning and Development: Cash in Lieu of Parkland Policy
Latest: 2022-07-04
First: 2022-07-04
Total: 1
Paul Robinson
Owner
Consultant
Planning Policy: Discussions with local Councillor regarding required planning submission for updated design and concept for the property.
Latest: 2022-06-30
First: 2022-06-30
Total: 1
David Gentili
Director of Professional & Government Affairs
In-house
Social Services: The ODA is advocating for increased reimbursement through government social-assistance dental programs. Specifically, we lobbied the Mayor and Council to support an immediate increase in funding through a letter to the Ontario Minister of Health.
Latest: 2022-06-20
First: 2022-06-20
Total: 24
David Zuvic
Business Development Director
Consultant
Transit/OC Transpo: Transit accessibility. Hyperlight Systems is proposing a product that will give accessibility to a larger group of people on Ottawa's transit systems.
Latest: 2022-06-15
First: 2022-06-15
Total: 2
Byron Lester
Co-owner
Consultant
Parks/Recreation: communicated with City staff to notify that our New Landscape Architecture company is offering services in Ottawa and interested in any opportunity to work with the parks / infrastructure group.
Latest: 2022-06-13
First: 2022-06-13
Total: 1
Clark Holdham
Software Engineer
In-house
Infrastructure: Use of Lidar sensors for detection, classification and tracking in smart intersections.
Latest: 2022-06-07
First: 2022-06-07
Total: 2
Clark Holdham
Software Engineer
Consultant
Infrastructure: Use of Lidar sensors for detection, classification and tracking in smart intersections.
Latest: 2022-06-07
First: 2022-06-07
Total: 2
Akeel Ali
Asset Management Consultant
Consultant
Financial Services: Discussion on Asset Management Program at City of Ottawa
Latest: 2022-06-20
First: 2022-05-30
Total: 3
Greg Kent
Manager Traffic Engineering
In-house
Transportation: Providing and overview of EXP's resources available to the City for Transportation projects.
Latest: 2022-05-31
First: 2022-05-31
Total: 1
Leslie McGill
President and CEO
In-house
Health & Safety: MedicAlert has set up meetings with the Ottawa Police Service to facilitate our Connect Protect Program. The Connect Protect program provides police with 24-hour secure access to its Subscriber Health Information Database (SHID). SHID contains critical health information and other data including address and emergency contact information, photograph, a physical description, and wandering history. The service also provides in-field responders behaviour management strategies such as anxiety triggers and de-escalation techniques.
Latest: 2022-05-30
First: 2022-05-30
Total: 1
Schnobb Jesse
Consultant
Consultant
Parks/Recreation: Matériel pour l'accessibilité.
Latest: 2022-05-10
First: 2022-05-10
Total: 1
Christine McCuaig
Senior Planner
Consultant
Plan of Subdivision: Progress update for plan of subdivision application.
Latest: 2022-05-19
First: 2022-05-19
Total: 1
Kevin Byrnes
Industry Advisor
In-house
Transportation: Microsoft and Accenture have global expertise in traffic operations (industry trends and technology platforms). Potential to discuss technology enablement to provide municipalities with improved traffic management, road user safety, and data analytics.
Latest: 2022-04-28
First: 2022-04-28
Total: 2
Denise Hulaj
Board
In-house
Affordable Housing: Discussed proposed apartment building
Latest: 2022-04-20
First: 2022-04-20
Total: 1
Kenneth Jennings
Owner
In-house
Planning and Development: Rezoning of 18 Louisa Street
Latest: 2022-05-02
First: 2022-04-19
Total: 8
Adrian Mask
Application Security Specialist
In-house
Information Technology: addressing the improvements specific to Application Security testing for City of Ottawa applications (both internal & external) to minimize the threat of security vulnerabilities.Met with Sandro Carlucci, John Cull, Christopher.Fulton, and Tania.MacGillivray.
Latest: 2022-05-03
First: 2022-05-03
Total: 4
David Telka
Public Sector Strategy & Consulting Lead
In-house
Transportation: Explore options to bring innovative technology (as demonstrated at Invest Ottawa's Area X.O facility) to help advance Ottawa's Transportation and Mobility solutions.
Latest: 2022-04-28
First: 2022-04-28
Total: 2
Kevin Alemany
Principal
In-house
Water/Sewer: Improving the City's ability to plan for and respond to fire emergencies by enhancing the data available before a fire occurs and during an active fire. Stantec has developed a software tool called Digital City - Fire Flow and is interested in expanding this service to markets in North America.
Latest: 2022-04-21
First: 2022-04-21
Total: 14
Gervais-Vachon Grégoire
Cofondateur
In-house
Affordable Housing: J'ai été en communication avec plusieurs organisations dans la ville d'Ottawa et présenté un logiciel que nous avons créé pour le système de la santé afin de faciliter la rechercher de logements abordable dans l'ensemble de la province et ils étaient très intéressé et ils m'ont référer au directeur of Housing services.
Latest: 2022-04-21
First: 2022-04-21
Total: 2
STEVEN HULAJ
Board
In-house
Planning and Development: Discussion about upcoming development set to appear at Planning Committee April 28, 2022
Latest: 2022-04-20
First: 2022-04-20
Total: 1
Tony Miller
Founder/CEO
In-house
Budget: Submission of OSLA's response to the federal budget 2022 to city council.
Latest: 2022-04-26
First: 2022-04-12
Total: 48
Alix Packard
Founder
Voluntary Unpaid
By-law/Regulation: Dog bite prevention program for children
Latest: 2022-04-12
First: 2022-04-12
Total: 1
Patrick O'Reilly
Owner and President
In-house
Procurement: Providing leadership develpoment cohort training to municipal leaders
Latest: 2022-04-07
First: 2022-04-07
Total: 1
Michael Qaqish
Government Relations Advisor
In-house
Transit/OC Transpo: U Pass for Algonquin College Students
Latest: 2022-03-29
First: 2022-03-29
Total: 2
Steven Kwan
Senior Associate
In-house
Transportation: E-scooters
Latest: 2022-03-25
First: 2022-03-25
Total: 1
Robin McKillop
Vice President
In-house
Environment: Potential approaches to better understand hazards posed by fluvial and slope processes along Bilberry Creek
Latest: 2022-04-13
First: 2022-03-24
Total: 4
Reza Lotfalian
CTO
In-house
Environment: Kaaj Energy Inc. is in the planning stage to propose a long-duration energy storage facility as a part of the IESO's long-term RFP. Kaaj is looking for a site for the project in the Ottawa area and appreciates the support of the City of Ottawa in finding a couple of location candidates for this project. The facility will store green off-peak electricity, and delivers electricity during peak hours to displace polluting gas plants. A by-product of the system is heating services which can be used for district heating.
Latest: 2022-04-19
First: 2022-03-23
Total: 11
Vanessa Leon
Coordinator, Development
In-house
Planning and Development: RioCan's portfolio in Ottawa
Latest: 2022-03-22
First: 2022-03-22
Total: 3
Stuart Craig
VP, Development
In-house
Planning and Development: RioCan's portfolio in Ottawa
Latest: 2022-03-22
First: 2022-03-22
Total: 3
Michael Kitchen
General Manager
In-house
Parking: Introduction of Ivy Charging Network to City of Ottawa.
Latest: 2022-03-15
First: 2022-03-12
Total: 6
Mykyta Drakokhrust
Senior Consultant
Consultant
Transportation: Autonomous Vehicles
Latest: 2022-04-14
First: 2022-03-09
Total: 2
Elyse McCann
Manager
In-house
Procurement: EnviroCentre missed the RFSO application date for Transportation Planning Services. We have been on the list since 2012. We have a number of active contracts that renew annually and we want to inform the department that we will not be on the upcoming list and determine if/how this impacts our existing contracts or the ability to renew them.
Latest: 2022-03-17
First: 2022-03-07
Total: 3
David Renfroe
President
In-house
Planning and Development: Official Plan Amendment
Latest: 2022-03-02
First: 2022-02-28
Total: 17
Kevin Katz
Chief Medical Officer
In-house
Social Services: Infection Prevention and Conrol/Occupational Health and Safety adherance to best practices in city shelters and long term care homes
Latest: 2022-02-28
First: 2022-02-28
Total: 1
Alexandre Darche
Senior Project Manager
In-house
Transportation: New technologies for the City of Ottawa's bridge department
Latest: 2022-03-10
First: 2022-02-28
Total: 2
Wassim El Ahmar
Chief Technology Officer
In-house
Transportation: The goal is to develop smart pedestrian traffic crossing signals that accurately estimate how much time a pedestrian needs to cross a street, predict their trajectory, estimate their age to give more time for people who need it. Technology utilizes thermal/radar sensors to ensure confidentiality and privacy.
Latest: 2022-02-25
First: 2022-02-25
Total: 1
Luke Smith
Inside Sales
In-house
Garbage/Recycling: Potentially equipping either city refuse vehicles or vehicles of the vendor with SMART truck technology
Latest: 2022-02-23
First: 2022-02-23
Total: 3
Jeff Polowin
Senior Vice President
Consultant
Real Estate/Property: Parking lot
Latest: 2022-04-04
First: 2022-02-22
Total: 14
Chris Froggatt
Partner
Consultant
Transportation: Autonomous vehicles
Latest: 2022-04-14
First: 2022-02-18
Total: 3
Eric Castro
President
In-house
Environment: Mattress Recycling
Latest: 2022-02-18
First: 2022-02-18
Total: 1
Karen Mayfield
Global IS Experience Director
Consultant
Information Technology: suggestions for automating processes to develop efficiencies
Latest: 2022-02-16
First: 2022-02-16
Total: 1
Aaron Clodd
Director, Development Management
Consultant
Zoning By-law: Zoning by-law amendment for 1345 Baseline Road - Scouts Canada Head Office.
Latest: 2022-02-16
First: 2022-02-16
Total: 1
Joseph Khoubbieh
Head of M&A
Consultant
Financial Services: Partnership with Interdev
Latest: 2022-02-15
First: 2022-02-15
Total: 1
Jeff Polowin
Senior Vice President
Consultant
Zoning By-law: Larga Baffin
Latest: 2022-04-12
First: 2022-02-14
Total: 11
Paul Robinson
Owner
Consultant
Site Plan: Discussions with Councillor regarding upcoming Site Plan application for the property.
Latest: 2022-02-09
First: 2022-02-09
Total: 1
David Robinson
Chief Commercial Officer
In-house
Affordable Housing: Providing an overview of the Clik2pay payments service, as a potential payment acceptance method for the City of Ottawa.
Latest: 2022-02-03
First: 2022-02-03
Total: 2
Muhammad Ali
Senior Consultant
Consultant
Economic Development: Nokia Canada has a planned redevelopment and engaging with local officials on the project.
Latest: 2022-02-08
First: 2022-01-31
Total: 5
Jeff Polowin
Senior Vice President
Consultant
Latest: 2022-04-07
First: 2022-01-27
Total: 21
Melanie Poudrette
Client Manager
In-house
Information Technology: discuss services and areas of focus
Latest: 2022-01-26
First: 2022-01-26
Total: 1
Isaac Ransom
Head of Government Relations, Canada
In-house
Transportation: Partnering with the City of Ottawa to help connect people and places in a safe, convenient and fun way.
Latest: 2022-01-21
First: 2022-01-21
Total: 1
Tony Miller
Founder/CEO
In-house
By-law/Regulation: The city is updating its EBS and OSLA is participating in the review.
Latest: 2022-01-25
First: 2022-01-20
Total: 4
Christina Finizio
Sales Associate
In-house
Environment: Discuss demand response and other energy programs available to the city.
Latest: 2022-02-04
First: 2022-01-18
Total: 3
Christina Finizio
Sales Associate
In-house
Environment: Demand response and other energy related programs
Latest: 2022-03-03
First: 2022-01-18
Total: 8
Guillaume Trepanier
Sales Advisor
In-house
Information Technology: Creation of geospatial data using imagery and photogrammetry software
Latest: 2022-01-17
First: 2022-01-17
Total: 2
Julian Ovens
Vice President
Consultant
Economic Development: Nokia Canada has a planned redevelopment and engaging with local officials on the project.
Latest: 2022-01-17
First: 2022-01-17
Total: 1
Jeff Polowin
Senior Vice President
Consultant
Zoning By-law: 3 year extension
Latest: 2022-02-08
First: 2022-01-12
Total: 26
Alasdair Stuart-Bell
Partner
In-house
Procurement: Jumping Elephants provides a number of services that may be of interest to the City of Ottawa. Jumping Elephants connected with various City of Ottawa staff.
Latest: 2021-12-08
First: 2021-12-08
Total: 3
Tony Miller
Founder/CEO
In-house
Zoning By-law: Introduction to city staff and new councilors.
Latest: 2021-12-15
First: 2021-12-07
Total: 2
Peter Milczyn
Principal
Consultant
Transportation: Shared micro-mobility solutions such as escooters, ebikes, and Bikeshare
Latest: 2022-03-09
First: 2021-12-06
Total: 20
Emma Blanchard
Lawyer
Consultant
Affordable Housing: Development Approvals for OCH project at 988 Gladstone.
Latest: 2021-12-06
First: 2021-12-06
Total: 3
Jessica D'Aoust
Planner
Consultant
Site Plan: Notifying Councillor of upcoming application for Site plan control application for the development of a proposed 45-unit apartment building at 87 - 93 Carruthers Avenue
Latest: 2021-12-13
First: 2021-11-30
Total: 2
David Glick-Stal
Senior Associate
Consultant
Parks/Recreation: Seeking to arrange an inflatable waterpark in Ottawa
Latest: 2022-03-25
First: 2021-11-30
Total: 7
Nathan Bielaski
Account Executive
In-house
Transportation: As the largest privately held fleet in the world, we would like to review how we can provide savings and efficiencies to the City of Ottawa's fleet of light duty vehicles
Latest: 2022-01-26
First: 2021-11-30
Total: 4
Fernando Barana
Sales Executive
In-house
Water/Sewer: 3D LiDAR, Sonar and Pipe Penetrating Radar, new technologies and applications for pipeline inspection. The goal is to provide better data for better decision making on large-diameter pipelines/
Latest: 2021-11-30
First: 2021-11-30
Total: 1
Michael Casey
Vice President
In-house
Affordable Housing: timing of hearing
Latest: 2021-11-26
First: 2021-11-26
Total: 1
Derek deBlois
President
In-house
Information Technology: Capture data regarding city streets, alleys, and other elements of infrastructure with increased efficiency, detail, and speed.
Latest: 2021-11-22
First: 2021-11-22
Total: 1
Tony Miller
Founder/CEO
In-house
Affordable Housing: To learn more about this version of the Housing Blitz and to provide input on the program from a small landlord perspective.
Latest: 2021-11-18
First: 2021-11-18
Total: 4
Alex Hunter
Sales Executive, Ontario Public Sector
In-house
Information Technology: Communicating about opportunities to increase productivity and efficiency through investment in DXC services and solutions.
Latest: 2021-12-14
First: 2021-11-18
Total: 4
John Denenfeld
Senior Account Executive
Consultant
Transportation: Reducing cost and increasing accessibility to underperforming bus routes.
Latest: 2022-01-19
First: 2021-11-15
Total: 3
Kent Hehr
Partner
Consultant
Planning and Development: City accessibility for persons with disabilities. Pedesting Corporation has created an app that provides seemless indoor/outdoor accessibility mapping for users.
Latest: 2021-11-26
First: 2021-11-10
Total: 2
Jeff McGuire
Senior Vice President
In-house
Financial Services: Providing an overview of the Clik2pay payments service, as a potential payment acceptance method for the City of Ottawa.
Latest: 2022-02-15
First: 2021-11-04
Total: 7
Chad Imbeau
Technical Sales
In-house
Infrastructure: Power Precast Solutions designed and produced a precast bike lane barrier that is currently being used in the City of Toronto and has now been approved for the City of Hamilton. We are looking to have this product added to the City of Ottawa's approved product list and Chad Imbeau - Technical Sales is currently discussing this with potential opportunity with Everett Paulin.
Latest: 2021-11-03
First: 2021-11-03
Total: 1
MIKE GASSEWITZ
CEO
In-house
Information Technology: Determine the applicability of using data analytics to monitoring for operational efficiencies, fraud or abuse.
Latest: 2021-11-02
First: 2021-10-22
Total: 4
Sophie Leblanc
Business Development
In-house
Transit/OC Transpo: Integration with fixed-route transit and trip planning with apps OC Transpo riders use every day.
Latest: 2021-11-17
First: 2021-10-20
Total: 2
Bassam Hamwi
Director, Transportation Planning
Consultant
Transportation: Automated Speed Enforcement Program
Latest: 2021-10-18
First: 2021-10-18
Total: 2
Peter Harrison
Vice President, Canada
In-house
Infrastructure: Improvements to Ottawa and Gatineau LRT system
Latest: 2021-11-01
First: 2021-10-15
Total: 6
Rikke Brown
Water Resources Engineer
Consultant
Water/Sewer: Reach out to City Staff to inform them that AECOM is on the Standing Offer List and our skill set related to water and wastewater services.
Latest: 2021-10-12
First: 2021-10-07
Total: 2
Melissa Miceli
Development Manager
In-house
Official Plan: We have participated in the consultation process for the Draft Official Plan as the new policies will have significant impacts on our properties across the city. At this time we have outstanding concerns, which are outlined in the email below and attached letter to staff. We hope that an opportunity exists to resolve our concerns, but understand that changes to the policy may only be made through motions to Council, and as such we are seeking your support to work through these remaining issues.
Latest: 2021-10-07
First: 2021-10-07
Total: 6
Tony Miller
Founder/CEO
In-house
Real Estate/Property: Request that the city establish a RHWG that will improve communications, engagement, and policy making decisions.
Latest: 2021-10-06
First: 2021-10-06
Total: 4
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