Rick established Townline in 1980 and under his direction, it has grown from a single family home builder to a diverse and respected player in the residential, commercial and mixed-use development industry in British Columbia. With projects throughout Greater Vancouver, Vancouver Island, Los Angeles and Phoenix, Rick’s keen sense of detail, creativity and desire for innovation is reflected in all of Townline’s developments.

Rick Ilich


Daryl has played an essential role in Western Canada’s development industry since 1993, earning a reputation as a highly esteemed executive due to his extensive network, diverse expertise, and effective management of key projects across the region. With a focus on product development, revenue generation, and customer-centric strategies, Daryl brings a profound enthusiasm for design, workplace culture, and a remarkable ability to drive and capitalize on consumer demand to Townline. He currently holds a director position on the board of the Hecht Memorial Foundation and Equitable Real Estate Investment Corp, and has previously served as a board member for UDI and Canuck Place Children’s Hospice.

Daryl Simpson


Dan is responsible for raising debt and equity, financial planning, partnership reporting, and financial analysis to support investment and development projects. Prior to joining Townline in 2012, Dan served in senior corporate and business development roles with 2 public companies focused on real estate development. Dan is a Chartered Accountant and Chartered Business Valuator, and holds a Master of Science and Bachelor of Arts from the University of British Columbia.

Dan Jekubik


Kevin Brennan has over 40 years of experience in the industry. With a diverse background in wood-frame and concrete construction, low-rise to high-rise, residential and commercial and working with both private and non-profit groups, Kevin’s experience enables him to provide high quality construction services in a timely and professional manner to Townline.

Kevin Brennan


Melanie has been delivering high-performance sales and leasing programs to developers across Canada since 2004, with deep experience in high density sites and every element of product definition and delivery to market. An accomplished leader and team builder, Melanie emphasizes the power of every member of the Townline family to fulfill our mission – placing people in the perfect community for them, and ensuring that every aspect of the process and final product sings in every detail.

Melanie Briggs


Stefan has over 15 years of experience in the real estate industry and has been directly responsible for the development of over 3,000 homes throughout Western Canada, from acquisitions and early planning through to completion. With experience across a variety of markets and product types, Stefan brings a keen eye for detail and deep understanding of every facet of the development process to all of Townline’s projects.

Stefan Slot