Jason Truman B.A.Sc., P.Eng.

Founder, President and Team Leader


Leads the Edison team

Holistic and practical building repair solutions

Asset management and capital planning

Communication planning and innovation

Building Restoration:
Parking Garages & Balconies, Wall Cladding Systems, Window & Door Systems, Roofing

Capital Planning:
Reserve Fund Studies, Performance Audits, Property Condition Assessments

Business Operations:
Business Development, Strategic Planning, Human Resources, Financial Reporting, Career Planning.

Jason frequently speaks on Reserve Fund Studies and Building Restoration Projects at Owner Meetings, Townhall Meetings, Educational Seminars at Property Management Firms, and to Condo Board Members, ACMO, and CCI.

  • Bachelor of Applied Science (Civil Engineering), University of Waterloo, 1998
  • Canadian Institute of Mining & Metallurgy Undergraduate Scholarship
Professional Associations

Jason is a creative, hard-working engineer with an entrepreneurial spirit. He started consulting independently in 2004 and founded Edison in 2008. Jason is a family descendent of the famous inventor and entrepreneur Thomas Edison, for whom the firm is named after. Jason believes that hard work, stick-to-itiveness, and common sense, are the hallmark characteristics of a trusted engineer and has made these characteristics the foundation of Edison’s approach.

Jason takes pride in helping educate, engage and empower his clients in their building repair projects. Leveraging over 25 years of construction and engineering experience he designs and presents common sense solutions that are customized to his client’s objectives. Jason is known for developing long term relationships built on trust and reliability. He is rigorously educated, experienced, and committed to a Code of Ethics that puts client’s first. Jason supports the Edison Team to provide clients with the insight and knowledge they need to implement informed strategies for their buildings.

Outside of work Jason spends time with his family. He plays hockey and golf, maintains a small portfolio of income properties, is an avid reader, and loves to learn through travel.

The three great essentials to achieving anything worthwhile are:
Hard work, stick-to-itiveness, and common sense.

Thomas Edison

  • Condo-in-Crisis: Handling Unexpected Major Repairs , CCI (Windsor-Essex & London & Area), April & February 2017
  • Building Maintenance and Reserve Fund Planning, Private Property Management Firms, 2015-2017
  • The Restoration Process, CMO Mini Conference Burlington, Fall 2016
  • Condo-in-Crisis: Handling Unexpected Major Repairs, ACMO/CCI-Toronto Conference, 2016
  • The Restoration Process, Private Property Management Firms, several times 2015-2017