Advisor: IT, Communications and Entertainment – MaRS Discovery District
MaRS is where science, technology and social entrepreneurs get the help they need. Where all kinds of people meet to spark new ideas. And where a global reputation for innovation is being earned, one success story at a time. MaRS provides resources — people, programs, physical facilities, funding and networks — to ensure that critical innovation happens. We stimulate, identify and harness great ideas, nurture their development and guide the transformation of those ideas into reality.
Founder and Principal – Tiny Ship Consulting Services
Tiny Ship Consulting provides strategy, management advice and services to technology and telecom companies. We aim to help you navigate the vast sea of chaos that is today’s market.
Entrepreneurship Mentor – The Next 36
The goal of The Next 36 is to help launch the careers of Canada’s most promising and innovative undergraduates. The program will identify these students through a rigorous selection process, and give them the academic foundation, practical skills, role models and networks to become Canada’s next generation of entrepreneurial leaders. Students learn from high-profile business leaders, entrepreneurs and academics while wrestling with the challenge of building a new venture from idea to market.
Ivey Entrepreneurs-in-Residence are people with an outstanding track record as owner-leaders or through their involvement in start-ups, who share their expertise and exceptional knowledge with HBA and MBA students enrolled in the Ivey New Venture Project. Students gain real life knowledge through one-on-one coaching to develop a thorough business plan ready to take to market.