Osmington Gerofsky Development Corp

About OGDC

Osmington Gerofsky Development Corp (OGDC) is a real estate development company that builds on the expertise and exceptional track record of its founders to deliver high value, high impact development projects across Canada.  OGDC came together as a partnership between David Gerofsky and Osmington Inc.

True Mixed-Use

Our collective experience allows us to invest in projects that maximize value across industrial, commercial and residential asset classes, and promote stronger sustainable communities.  We see tremendous opportunity for innovation in mixed-use development that integrates new workplaces with the communities where people want to live.

Trusted Development Partner

We are a proven and trusted development partner for public and private organizations. We offer integrated development, marketing, leasing and construction expertise, combined with exceptional financial analytics and financing capabilities. 


Building on Osmington’s 25+ years in real estate investment and finance, OGDC is well-capitalized and invests in development projects at various scales.  We offer partnership opportunities for developers and landowners that would benefit from our financing capacity and development expertise.


Formed in 1995, Osmington is a private commercial real estate and investment company controlled by David Thomson, the chairman of Thomson Reuters. Led by Chief Executive Officer Lawrence Zucker, the Company’s investment focus is on value creation. Signature projects for the Company include the retail redevelopment of Toronto’s Union Station, the purchase and relocation of the Winnipeg Jets and the development of the world’s largest hardware technology innovation hub, Catalyst 137.