- 1957 President
- 1964 President of the Ontario Real Estate Association
- Founding chairman of the Upper Grand Valley chapter of the Real Estate Institute of Canada.
- First REALTOR® in the Waterloo region to complete requirements for the designation FRI, Fellow of the Realtors Institute, granted after three years of study through the University of Toronto
- Received an honorary doctorate from Wilfrid Laurier University in 1987