Baycrest and the Baycrest Foundation are pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Dale H. Lastman, C.M. to the post of Chair of the Baycrest Board of Directors.
Mr. Lastman is Chair of Goodmans LLP and practices corporate, commercial and securities law, providing counsel in connection with public offerings, mergers and acquisitions, and business restructurings. He is a Director of Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment Ltd. and serves as an Alternate Governor for the NHL and NBA, and is a Governor of the Toronto Argonauts for the CFL. He also sits on the board of directors of RioCan Real Estate Investment Trust, Roots Ltd. and the CAMH Foundation.
A Member of the Order of Canada, Dale has also been appointed by the Minister of National Defense as an Honorary Captain of the Royal Canadian Navy. He has also been awarded the rank of Honorary Detective by the Toronto Police Service and was recognized as one of “Toronto’s 50 Most Influential People” by Toronto Life Magazine. Dale is a Director of Canada’s “Top 40 Under 40,” a recipient of the same Award and its “Best of the Best” Canadian Leadership Award.
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