Event Details

We are so excited to announce our next Leadership Breakfast will be hosted by Jessica Toppazzini, Managing Director of Avison Young!

Jessica Toppazzini is a highly accomplished professional in the real estate industry, with extensive experience in property valuation, specializing in areas such as expropriation, non-profit housing, development land, and purpose-built multifamily and mixed-use properties. She joined Avison Young in 2022 as the leader of the Valuation and Advisory Services division of their Vancouver office, and transitioned to Managing Director in 2023. With a proven track record of executing unique consulting assignments and providing strategic advisory services to public sector clients, Jessica is dedicated to driving sustainable growth for both her clients and Avison Young through her strong business acumen and expertise in leveraging technology.

Through her work with various technology platforms and tools, Jessica has developed a deep understanding of the ways in which technology can be used to support and enhance business operations. She remains committed to driving progress within Avison Young and leveraging technology to improve efficiency and enhance client services.

In addition to her professional accomplishments, Jessica is deeply committed to promoting Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) practices within the real estate industry and integrating Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) initiatives into her work. She actively volunteers with organizations such as the Appraisal Institute of Canada, BC Expropriation Association, and CREW Vancouver, demonstrating her commitment to giving back to her community. As a dedicated mentor, she shares her knowledge and expertise with junior colleagues and aspiring professionals.


The UDI U40 Leadership Breakfast Series gives young professionals under the age of 40 a chance to begin the day with breakfast and a lively conversation with a successful industry leader in a small group setting.

This event is open to UDI U40 Members only.

Due to the popularity of these breakfasts, guests will be determined by lottery. Only lottery winners will be contacted by a UDI staff with event details.

Entry to the lottery will close on Monday, May 6 at 12 noon and you will be contacted directly if your name is drawn.