The Devonian Group

About Devonian

Devonian is a locally operated and privately owned real estate development company. Since its inception in 1990, Devonian has earned a reputation as a reliable developer that delivers quality projects. Devonian has a focused team dedicated to bringing out the best in each other, our projects, partners and our customers.

Core values, which make up the foundation of Devonian, are:

  • Trust
  • Integrity
  • Respect
  • Accountability

Incorporating these values in all that we do has been the key to the ongoing success of Devonian.

Community Involvement

The communities in which we have our projects have been receptive to our projects and the principal of returning that support has been with us since day one. As well as our personal involvement in community organizations, Devonian is proud of our sponsorship of and donations to many worthwhile causes and events within the communities in which we operate.

Devonian Properties Our Story

Our Key Members

Stephen Ross


Stephen received a BA in Economics from the University of Calgary. Stephen began his development career with MDC Holdings, a large publicly-owner American development company. His growth within MDC Holdings took him to California where he finished his career with them in 1989. Upon returning to Alberta, Stephen founded Devonian Properties in 1990. Through Stephen’s 30 years in construction and land development, he has built upon his philosophy of responsibility to customers, investors and employees. Stephen takes pride in the long-term relationships that have been built with partners of Devonian Properties and looks to continue those relationships through to future projects.

Brian Talbot

Vice President

With over 30 years of real estate experience, Brian brings to Devonian focused determination and innovation. Brian is a seasoned real estate professional with a background in project development, management and sales of all types of real estate. Recognized as a trustworthy and reputable individual, Brian can rapidly formulate a strategic plan and implement processes to attain corporate and project goals and objectives. In addition to his 17 years working with Devonian, his extensive experience with two multi-national real estate firms and a regional development company honed his extensive experience in all aspects of real estate. Brian has established solid relationships with local, regional, and national real estate owners, investors, consultants and users enabling him to access a wide and varied resource base.

Peter Musil, CA

Chief Financial Officer

Peter graduated from Wilfrid Laurier University with an Honours BA in Economics and Financial Management in 2003. During his 6 years in public practice with a national Chartered Accounting firm, Peter worked with a diverse group of businesses in a variety of industries. This, combined with his past experience working at a Canadian financial institution, enables him to make financial decisions at Devonian with a different perspective. Peter joined Devonian in 2012 as a Controller and was made interim CFO in 2015. His role entails investor reporting, project structure, project financing and overseeing the general accounting functions of Devonian and all of its’ related project joint ventures and partnerships.  Peter obtained his Chartered Accounting designation in 2011.

Rebecca Kelly

Development Associate

Natalie von Klitzing

Accounting Supervisor

Carly McLean

Accounting Technician & Administration