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excite – 2017 Cities of Tomorrow Conference

From June 18th to June 20th 2017, LEA team member Kelsey Waugh took part in the excite “Cities of Tomorrow Conference” in Calgary, Alberta. The conference brought together executive members of CITE, excite members, and early career professionals to collaborate and share knowledge centered around the idea of “building a future city”. The conference provided [...]

July 20th, 2017|

LEA Proudly Sponsors and Attends the 25th Annual VOICE Conference

On Saturday, May 6th, children with hearing loss, parents, teachers, researchers, clinicians, and hearing loss organizations gathered at the 25th annual conference for VOICE at the University of Guelph in Ontario. LEA was a proud sponsor of this event and would like to congratulate VOICE on a successful conference this past weekend and wish them [...]

May 10th, 2017|

LEA Celebrates the Appointment of Terry Wallace as President

The LEA Group’s Board of Directors is pleased to announce that Terry Wallace has been appointed President of LEA Consulting Ltd. Effective April 1, 2017, Terry is taking over from Dave Saunders who has served as President for the last 12 years. Dave will continue in his role as the CEO of the LEA Group [...]

April 6th, 2017|

LEA Consulting Appoints New Vice Presidents

LEA is proud to announce the appointments of Stanley Hung and Stephen Simpson as Vice President’s (VP’s) of the Company. For nearly two years, Stanley and Stephen have been jointly managing LEA’s Transportation and Infrastructures Systems (TIS) Group. In addition to promoting the firm’s expertise in ITS, Security, Lighting, Traffic Signal and Electrical Systems, [...]

March 13th, 2017|

A New Website for LEA Consulting

We are very excited to announce that our new and refreshed website is live! A few months ago, the marketing team began a major website redevelopment project with the goal of attracting the right people; whether it be clients looking through our portfolio, or potential team members seeking to join our firm. Our [...]

March 8th, 2017|

LEA’s Newest ITE Executive

LEA Consulting Ltd. (LEA) is proud to share that its very own, Mike McConnell, has been elected to join the Institute of Transportation Engineers (ITE) as an executive committee member. On December 2, 2016, ITE members and transportation engineering firms attended the ITE Annual General Meeting and conference at the Toronto Cricket Skating & Curling [...]

December 20th, 2016|

LEA Celebrates World Town Planning Day with the Next Generation of City Planners and Transportation Professionals

November 8th marked the annual celebration of World Town Planning Day where planners around the world raise awareness of the importance of planning in their communities by participating in local activities. On November 8th, LEA’s Chris Sidlar and Kelsey Waugh travelled to Northern Secondary School in Toronto to celebrate World Town planning Day. Chris and [...]

November 20th, 2016|

Employees at LEA Taking Great Strides Towards Smarter Commuting

Late September, employees at LEA Consulting Ltd. took the annual Smart Commute modal split survey. The objective of this exercise was to gather information on our employee’s commuting practices and to identify how we measure up to previous years’ results. The results are in and the findings are remarkable. LEA has received the modal split [...]

November 3rd, 2016|

LEA’s David Gerhardt returns home after a two-week expedition in the small village of Patzula, Guatemala

A recent addition to LEA’s Buildings Group, David Gerhardt travelled to the isolated rural community of Patzula, Guatemala on July 15th for a two-week excursion with his colleagues from the University of Toronto (U of T) chapter of Bridges to Prosperity. With the support of two members from the University of Illinois, and 20 local [...]

September 21st, 2016|

Exceptional Commitment to our Community

LEA takes a lot of pride in attracting and retaining a young, diverse, and talented workforce. The passion of our employees extends beyond their nine-to-five work day. Our employees are brand ambassadors, community volunteers, supporters of our environment, and so much more. A true testament to our culture, Mike McConnell, a Transportation Planner at LEA, [...]

July 28th, 2016|