MEET THE TEAM

EARL LARGE

Chairman of the Board

Earl is a registered Chartered Accountant who, in 1962 founded Large & Co. Initially Large & Co. operated as a Data Centre in Victoria, B.C. expanding over the years to become the first independent Computer Maintenance company worldwide (more publicly known as DataTech Systems Inc.).

During this time, under Earl’s Leadership, Large & Co. also undertook various commercial and office development projects including grocery stores, a shopping mall and the well known DataTech Building here in Victoria. Always keen to embrace new opportunities, Earl moved the direction of the company toward Residential Development, which has been his focus for the past 20 years.

KIM COLPMAN

Director of Property Development

As a Senior Business Analyst and Project Manager Kim brings organizational, analytical and communication expertise to the Large & Co. team. 

With over 25 years experience as an independent consultant in a wide variety of sectors, Kim applies her skills to the Property Development industry by working with all levels of Government and community partners to navigate the planning and rezoning processes.

PHIL LARGE

Director of Construction

Phil has been working with Large & Co. Developers for the past 12 years. His expert project management skills have resulted in the construction of over 90 homes in Greater Victoria.

Phil is a member and certified builder of Built Green British Columbia. As well, he holds an EnerGuide Rating System licensing agreement with EnerGuide Canada. In addition to his building expertise, Phil has operated as a Property Manager through his company Red Mountain Consulting. He has managed large office buildings such as the Datatech Business Centre here in Victoria.

TODD WARREN

Superintendent of Construction

Born and raised in Victoria, Todd completed his carpentry apprenticeship at Camosun College. As a certified Red Seal carpenter, he brings a level of skill to each of his projects. 

Over the past ten years, Todd has worked on multiple residential and commercial developments all across the Greater Victoria region. With an eye for detail and a passion for success, Todd assures excellence for every project he completes.

JANICE LACEY

Comptroller

After leaving the Banking sector in 1993, Janice entered the Real Estate industry as Office Manager of an independent Real Estate/Property Management firm. During her tenure there, she obtained her Real Estate Salesperson, Sub-mortgage Broker and Property Manager licenses, and had the opportunity to assist in the setup and operation of Four Mortgage Investment Corporations. In addition, she formed part of the team that finalized the affairs of a defunct mortgage brokerage firm for the Court appointed Trustee.

With this background, Janice joined the Large & Co. team in 1999 as Office Manager. During this 12 year period as Comptroller, the company’s Land Development activity has continued to be Janice’s primary focus.