TORONTO, ON – Teranet Inc.'s President and CEO Jay A. Forbes announced today that Judi Cohen has joined the organization's leadership team as Vice President, Business Development.
Ms. Cohen comes to Teranet with an impressive 35-year career in infrastructure and transportation that spans both the private and public sectors. Most recently, she served as Vice President of Business Development at SNC-Lavalin, where she was responsible for developing a strategy for the growth of the rail and transit sector in Ontario. Ms. Cohen has also held executive roles at UMA Engineering (AECOM), Hatch Mott MacDonald and the Toronto Transit Commission.
“Judi is a strong addition to the company and I am thrilled to welcome her to the executive team,” said Mr. Forbes. “Her proven capabilities in business development will be invaluable as we bring the world’s most sophisticated land registration system to new jurisdictions.”
In the community, Ms. Cohen’s work includes serving on the Toronto Police Services Board and the Metro Toronto Convention Centre Board. She is also a member of the International Women’s Forum and the Institute of Transportation Engineers, as well as a long-time volunteer with the Foundation Fighting Blindness.
Founded in 1991, Teranet administers Ontario's Electronic Land Registration System, one of the world's most advanced land registration systems, enabling users to conduct electronic registrations as well as title and writ searches relating to real property. Teranet's comprehensive suite of related data products have fundamentally increased the real estate industry's ability to provide efficient and secure services to the public. Teranet has built a well-established customer base and strong brand confidence, providing electronic services to a network of over 80,000 end users including lawyers, paralegals, real estate brokers and agents, search houses, title insurers, financial institutions, governments, police services, utilities, investigators and appraisers. Teranet is owned by Borealis Infrastructure, the investment division of the Ontario Municipal Employee Retirement System (OMERS). For more information about Teranet, visit www.teranet.ca.