The Team


Ventura Developments

Ventura Developments logoThe Ventura Group of companies is one of the largest and most active residential development companies in the Province of Manitoba.

Ventura Developments is the condominium development arm of the Ventura Group of Companies, which includes Ventura Custom Homes Ltd. & Ventura Land Company Inc. Ventura Developments Inc. focuses on the development of urban infill condominiums in mature communities and new green field development in new communities. Ventura Custom Homes Ltd. specializes in custom built, quality homes in almost every new community in Winnipeg and the surrounding capital region towns. Ventura Land Company Inc. is one of the most active land development companies in the Winnipeg Capital Region with over 1,000 acres of land under management.

The Ventura Group of Companies specializes in land acquisition, planning, development and management for the purposes of residential construction and has undertaken the construction of well over 2,500 housing units and more than 500 acres of land. With another 1,000 acres of developable land under management, and as one of the largest new home builders in the province, Ventura is poised to continue to be an active builder in Manitoba for years to come.

With more than 30 years of experience developing residential housing projects, the Ventura Group of Companies has the breadth and knowledge to successfully complete projects for their customers.

Westland Construction

Westland Construction logoWith more than 30 years of industry experience in renovation, historic restoration and new construction, Westland Construction supports commercial, institutional, industrial and residential projects across the country. As an ISO certified company,Westland Construction has built a reputation as a company that completes projects on time and on budget, with meticulous attention to detail and award-winning quality practices.

Professional affiliations include the Winnipeg Construction Association, the Canadian Construction Association and the Construction Safety Association of Manitoba.


Blake Vasko, a realtor with Sutton Group-Kilkenny Real Estate, has been actively selling real estate for over 15 years. He grew up in the River Heights/Crecentwood neighbourhood, and continues to have strong ties to the area. Over his career, he’s been recognized as a Top Producer within the City of Winnipeg, as well as a multiple-time Medallion Award recipient through the Winnipeg Real Estate Board and Manitoba Home Builders’ Association. Blake has extensive experience in single-family and multi-family new construction, as well as the resale market.


Glen MacAngus, a realtor with Royal LePage Top Producers Real Estate, has worked in real estate and under the Royal LePage umbrella for over 33 years, awarded #1 Producer for 26 of those years. Born, raised and educated in Winnipeg, he’s watched it grow and develop to what it is today. Glen grew up in South Winnipeg and raised his own family not far from ‘home’, keeping a strong relationship with the community. Glen’s extensive experience expands from single family to multi-family, condominiums, new construction, investment properties, estate homes and relocation networking coast to coast.

Akman Management

Arkman Property Management logoAkman Management provides professional property management services to rental property owners, condominium corporations and residential tenants. The company has been managing residential properties since 1912 and has built an excellent reputation in the industry. They’re known for their personal attention, timely response, integrity and strong communication with, and for, their clients. They offer comprehensive services tailored to specific requirements, including residential rental services, maintenance programs, financial and accounting reporting and human resource management.

Their primary objective is to maintain and maximize the value and quality of the properties under their management. Whether managing a rental property on an individual owner’s behalf or working with a condominium corporation to protect and grow the owners’ investments, they provide complete administration, effective and timely communications, personal service and professional supervision of every property they manage.

Professional affiliations include PPMA, REIC and CCI.

701 Architecture

701 architecture logo701 Architecture is a small Winnipeg practice, established in 2007 with a diverse portfolio of institutional, cultural, industrial and residential projects. 701 operates in a collaborative environment where all projects share in their attention to detail at multiple scales, which in turn yields engaged relationships with the client and stakeholders, and a connection between built form and context.

Each project benefits from the consistency of a dedicated project team from start to finish, ensuring the project is on time and on budget. Through a holistic approach and in a detailed manner, program requirements, building code parameters, environmental concerns, occupant satisfaction and design aesthetics are examined and explored to provide the best solutions for the clients and community.

Tower Engineering Group

Tower Engineering Group Limited Partnership was incorporated in 1997, with headquarters based in Winnipeg, MB and a branch office in Calgary, AB. The firm is operated by eight working principals and employs over 40 full-time staff, a high percentage being senior experienced professionals. Tower provides Structural, Mechanical, and Electrical Engineering Design as well as Project Management Services.

Tower Engineering Group is a proud member of Canada Green Building Council® (CaGBC). Numerous members of the team are LEED® Accredited Professionals who have successfully completed LEED® certified projects.