Capital One’s Jennifer Jackson: Leaders can’t limit their careers with labels American born and raised, Jennifer Jackson has been an engineer, consultant, and banking leader. As a newly-minted Canadian resident, Jackson is the President of Capital One Canada, leading the
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Ritual’s Ray Reddy: Entrepreneurs can’t settle for just knowing the basics While many entrepreneurs and business leaders talk about hiring the ‘best talent’, Ritual founder Ray Reddy takes a different approach. On a mission to make local commerce
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Layer 6’s Jordan Jacobs: How to promote Canada as an AI leader A lawyer turned serial entrepreneur, Jordan Jacobs co-founded AI company Layer 6, which was recently acquired by TD Bank. He now serves as the Chief AI Officer
Shopify’s Satish Kanwar: Canada can build global tech companies Prior to joining Shopify, Satish Kanwar was a serial entrepreneur, building a business in marketing and media before founding UX agency Jet Cooper (which he sold to Shopify). Now,
Catherine Ulrich: To build the future, spend 50% of your time learning Moving from the product world to investor world is not a usual jump, but two-time Chief Product Officer-turned-Venture capitalist Catherine Ulrich says it was the right
Paula Kwan could have gone anywhere in the world after her successful tenure at I Love Rewards, now Achievers, but she chose to stay in Toronto. Now, she’s onto something big with her work as the Director of Civic Innovation at the City of Toronto.
Chakameh Shafii is founder of TranQool, an innovative technological platform that helps people overcome mental health challenges.
Salim is a founder and ecosystem builder, trading the entrepreneur life to focus on supporting other founders. As the President for Venture Services at MaRS Discovery District in Toronto, he impacts over one thousand startups through his work.