The Geller Group
Michael is president of The Geller Group, which specializes in planning, real estate consulting, and development management for a variety of residential and mixed use projects. The company also undertakes small property developments on its own, or in partnership with others.
The Geller Group comprises Michael Geller & Associates Limited, Geller Properties Ltd. Laneway Cottages Inc, Vinson House Developments Ltd, Major Rush House Developments Ltd and Fielding Homes Ltd. Current projects include Vinson House Cottages, Major Rush Mews and Taylorwood Place in West Vancouver, and a variety of other residential projects around Metro Vancouver and Vancouver Island.
Michael is a Past President of the Urban Development Institute-Pacific Region and UDI Canada. He has served on the boards of the Surrey City Development Corporation, University of Calgary West Lands Development Corp, British Columbia Buildings Corporation (BCBC), Canada Green Building Council. He is a Member of Lambda Alpha International and past member of the International Centre for Sustainable Communities. He twice served as a member of Vancouver’s Urban Design Panel, and its Development Permit Board Advisory Panel.
In 2007, Michael completed an around-the-world journey while on Sabbatical from SFU, during which time he wrote ‘Homes away from Home’, a bi-weekly column in the Vancouver Sun. He continues to write for the Sun, Vancouver Courier, and other local publications.