Build Forward.

For over twenty five years, Sunmar Group has aquired a diversifed portfolio in both North America and Europe. Starting an industrial part supplier, we have ventured into a private equity firm with signifcant interests in manufacturing and real estate development. Our determination to build forward is rooted in our development of both our people and proccess. We focus on innovation, sustainable growth, and long-term profitability.


We manufacture private label brands for major retailers across North America with manufacturing plants in Canada and USA. Our commitment to specialized product development, package design, product launch and display merchandising, makes us a preferred supplier to major private label. Our plants range from producing prepared baking products (cookies, cakes, icing, cream fillings) to staples of any household breafast (cereal, oatmeal, and more!)

New Wave

Similar to our food procution model, we manufacture private label brands for major retailers across North America with manufacturing plants in Canada and USA. Our commitment to specialized product development, package design, product launch and display merchandising, makes us a preferred supplier to major private label. Our plants primarily focus on producing household cleaning products like (powder laundry detergent, auto dish pac, auto dish tablet, oxi powered stain remover, stain booster, liquid laundry, washing machine cleaner, dishwasher cleaner, disposal & drain, and septic).

The new compacted detergents join other leading products in the Category with Future Friendly single dose tablets that limit waste, save energy or save water while offering value and outstanding performance.

New Wave prides itself on:

  • Strong & enduring customer relationships
  • Diverse product and brand portfolio
  • Wide range of partnerships – from major CPG Companies, to Retailers, to small-mid size specialty companies
  • Purchasing power
  • Plant network strategically located throughout NA
  • Full service capabilities
  • Capital investment
  • Experienced leadership team
  • Substantial expertise at all operational levels
  • Expertise in environmental, health and safety compliance
  • Focus on partnering with our customers in all areas to help drive their brands

Penn Terra

Our specialized craft to developing the best purpose-built student living communities has allowed us to develop homes for the new urban lifestyle. Our approach is simple. We will strive to create architecturally significant condominiums, incorporating the latest in building technology that will appeal to sophisticated buyers.

We integrate higher quality and innovation into each element of our homes. While we offer options to customize your home, all our models are built to exacting standards with superior finishes, which are considered upgrades, elsewhere.

We are committed to providing you with the ultimate condominium experience. You will discover that our homes have the features you want at affordable prices.

We currently are one of the leading developers in:

  • Luxury condominium suites
  • Purpose-built quality student living
  • Affordable housing communities

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Our Team

Sunil had a very successful career with both Xerox and EMC. He also successfully started up a machinery company that later expanded, through strategic partnerships, into manufacturing and distribution of food products and household chemicals. This company has continued to be profitable for over 20 years. More recently, he has been involved in the creation of PTGL as well as New Wave Global Services Inc. – the latter being a developer and marketer of private label cleaning products to major retailers in North America.

Maria has 22 years of senior management experience in the manufacturing and global distrubution food and household chemicals. Mrs. D’Annibale founded and leads Gioven, a major distribution firm, supplying over 3500 hotels and restaurants in Asia. More recently, she has led the acquistion and consolidation of several companies within Sunmar.

John spent almost 25 years in a major Chartered Accountancy firm initially earning his FCA designation and then specializing in business valuations and sourcing capital for emerging high-growth businesses. During this experience, John was involved in the valuation of several real estate development companies as well as the private portfolios of several major venture capital firms based in Ontario. He also was the Partner-in-charge of KPMG’s Toronto Corporate Finance and Valuation practice. John has also acted as an active Angel investor in several early stage ventures and has been a director of both public and private companies.

Peter has a long history of business strategy and operational improvement starting with CAP Gemini, leading consulting teams with Fortune 500 companies in Europe and North America.  Subsequently, he founded, grew and eventually sold his interest in a chain of rehabilitation clinics in Canada.  Most recently, he has been involved with entrepreneurial mid-size companies, operationalizing changes to ensure sustainable growth.  In addition, he has experience in negotiating joint ventures and multi-year supply and development agreements with multi-national consumer product and private label companies.

Vince Wilson is joining Penn Terra Group as a Business Development Manager, starting May 19, 2015. Vince has considerable experience in the student housing industry in the United States and Canada. Most recently Vince has worked at Brock University in Student Affairs/Residence Life for the past 9 years, where he also received his undergraduate degree in 1999 before heading to Western Illinois University (WIU) for graduate school.

Since that time, Vince has worked in a variety of capacities in the higher education/student housing industry including Residence Manager at the University of Guelph, Associate Director of Residence Life at Hiram College in Ohio, and Complex Director at WIU.

Gianni is Penn Terra’s Director of Marketing. His youthful and modern vision brings a fresh outlook to our sleek and sophisticated design. From logo design to graphic layout, Gianni looks for innovative ways to promote the Penn Terra brand. Gianni’s worked on projects, specifically films, for Formula 2 Racing, CBC, CHC, SciencesPo in Paris, France, and Western University, where he received a BA in Film Studies. His extensive film work in supporting mental health has most recently been recognized by TIFF.

2425 Matheson Blvd E, 8th Floor,
Mississauga, Ont. L4W 5K4 Canada
Tel. 905-641-9991
1650 Market St, Philadelphia PA  19103 USA