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IBI Group is proud to be the architect of record for the Liquor Control Board of Ontario (LCBO), overseeing a series of new retail outlets and improvements consisting of interior fit-up, infill, renovation, expansion, and base-building plus interior fit-up projects for over 100 store locations across Ontario and counting.

The Liquor Control Board of Ontario
Various Cities, ON

IBI Group’s architecture team helped the LCBO realize a comprehensive program of new retail outlets and modernization for a wide cross-section of more than 100 LCBO retail outlets across Ontario.

As prime consultant, our project team navigates the often-complex sphere of retail architecture, approvals, and contract administration with reliable consistency and efficiency. As a client, the LCBO benefits from our vast drawing production team, which has considerable experience with the well-developed LCBO project standards, partly consisting of standard drawings and specifications, which IBI Group also maintains and periodically updates.

Services and Project Types

Vince Gallo

Associate | Manager, Architecture
Toronto, ON

Toronto, ON

Vince Gallo has 20 years of experience and throughout this time, he has been involved in a wide variety of projects including the Aviva Centre Tennis Stadium (Canada’s National Tennis Centre) at York University, the School of Medicine at the University of Waterloo, State Farm Insurance Aurora Operations Centre, McMaster University’s DeGroote School of Business located in Burlington Ontario, and numerous LCBO projects located throughout the province.

Vince was instrumental in the selection of IBI as the Architect of Record for LCBO. Vince continues to manage projects involving both new-build and renovation of their many wine and liquor stores.

Vince brings an organized and comprehensive teamwork approach to all his projects, developing excellent working relationships with clients, consultants and team members alike.

Drummond Hassan

Director | Sr. Practice Lead, Architecture
Toronto, ON

Toronto, ON

With over 40 years of experience, Drummond Hassan’s portfolio has ranged from residential, office/manufacturing, commercial and urban design projects. He is a Registered Architect that has received a Governor General’s Award for Residential Design, the Mississauga Urban Design Award and the Financial Post Design Effectiveness Award. He is currently leading a number of high-rise residential projects across the GTHA, collaborating with various offices in the Region as well as retail projects including the LCBO program and Holt Renfrew.

Prior to joining IBI Group, Drummond Hassan was affiliated with architectural firms in London, England and Glasgow, Scotland. He received a B.Sc (Hon) and a B.Arch from Strathclyde University Department of Architecture and Building Science in Scotland.