John Bragagnolo is the Regional Director – Southwestern Retail Properties for Cushman &Wakefield Asset Services. He oversees and is responsible for a large portfolio of enclosed shopping centres and outdoor centres from Windsor to Orangeville with the largest being Pen Centre in St. Catharines. He has thirty years’ experience in the property management industry. John has a Bachelor of Science in Biology (Physiology and Pharmacology) from the University of Western Ontario and has completed many Master in Business Administration courses. He holds a certificate in Human Resource Management from Queen’s University and a certificate in Performance Excellence from the Disney Institute in Florida. John has a particular interest in the areas of generative governance, quality, patient experience, customer service, and performance excellence. John has served in many senior volunteer positions, including Chair of the Board of the Timmins and District Hospital, President of the Timmins Chamber of Commerce, Vice-President of the Scarborough Chamber of Commerce, executive member of the St. Catharines General Hospital Foundation and was Chairman of Advocacy Committee that was responsible for getting the Meridian Centre built. John, along with his wife Vicki, and their family reside in St. Catharines.