The AHSC leadership team is a dedicated group of individuals who are committed to making housing dreams a reality for those in need.
JOSEF Ger, Founder
Josef Ger, is the founder and CEO of the Senior Living Group of Companies (SLG), and has had a distinguished and successful 30 year career as a principal and as an advisor in the seniors’ housing management and real estate development sectors. Josef is the co-founder of AHSC, a newly added member of the Group. SLG specializes in the seniors housing market and advises numerous operators, developers, not-for-profit organizations and financial institutions to plan, develop, market and operate a wide variety of specialized housing projects throughout Canada. Central to the group’s focus is a priority to create residential environments that appeal to the local community and become integral venues for social and entertainment functions, thereby bringing the spirit and essence of the community with them. The results are unique functional environments that fully reflect the communities that it serves.
Lawson Gay, FOUNDER
Gay Company Limited was founded in 1908 and has been in operation for well over 100 years. The company started in the early 1900’s as a builder of barns and houses and over the years has gradually come to specialize in all areas of the building industry from New Commercial, Residential and Industrial buildings to Demolitions, Restorations and Renovations of buildings of all sorts including extensive Tenant Improvements. Since incorporation in 1971, Gay Company Limited has built over 5,100,000 sq. ft. of commercial buildings, over 1,700,000 sq. ft. of industrial space, in excess of 1,630,000 sq. ft. of institutional buildings and over 400 subdivision and custom homes.
Susan Radun, director & Senior Associate
Susan Radun is a Senior Executive focused on the strategic positioning of projects and directing leasing and sales initiatives. With a career spanning 30+ years, her experience ranges from retail leasing, franchising and development, to leasing and sales and specialized interior design of residential projects aimed at senior’s retirement communities throughout Canada.
Colin Claxton, Senior Associate & Director of Logistics
Colin Claxton of AHSC provides logistics, quality control and budget management. Colin is a seasoned and highly accomplished capital project management professional with 35 years of experience on multimillion-dollar new construction and retrofit projects throughout Southern Ontario. Colin plays a pivotal role in the liaison between the design and construction team members as well as ensuring key elements such as accessibility and buildability. Colin has a wealth of experience with affordable housing development and accountability to government funders. Of particular significance was Colin’s role as Co-Lead Consultant on the development of both an Accessibility Standard and an Accessibility Audit for the Toronto Housing Company, one of North America’s largest social housing portfolios.
Janice Tozak, Development Coordinator
Janice has 22 years’ experience working within the seniors housing industry. Specific experience includes the coordination of land development, construction, product procurement, budget management, and post construction customer service.