Warren Bergen

President, AVAC Ltd. and Entrepreneur in Residence, Verdex Capital

Award-winning entrepreneur, investor, and corporate advisor

Technology Startups and New Ventures Marketing Leadership Integration Contracts Channel Development

Judith Blumstock

Senior Director, Corporate Development · MaRS Innovation

Senior Director, Mars Innovation

Investing in Life Sciences Making Investments and Overseeing Existing Portfolio Companies

James Cortese

Director, Clean Tech Practice · Zeno Group

Corporate communications for clean tech, biotech and high tech

Content Development Media Relations Public Relations Storytelling Social Media Development

Josh Sookman

CEO · Guardly

CEO at Guardly. VC experience. Mentor at JOLT Accelerator and INcubes. Toronto StartupDigest co-curator.

Raising Seed Financing (For Startups) Employee Safety Campus Safety Workplace Violence Working Alone

Thomas Ahn

Founder and CEO · Mad Ventures

Thomas is the founder and CEO of Mad Ventures, Inc. and directs the overall vision and operation of the company.

Brad Staats

Professor of Operations, UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School · UNC-Chapel Hill

Brad Staats studies the behavioral science of productivity and teaches analytics, operations and project management at UNC Kenan-Flagler.

Healthcare Productivity Process Improvement Analytics Learning

Zhishuo (Peter) Liu

Co-Founder & President · China Canada Angels Alliance

China Canada Angels Alliance

Angel Investing Mobile Startup Acceleration Doing Business in China Gaming and Mobile Technology

Ian Wong

Chief Operating Officer · BC Immigrant Investment Fund and the BC Renaissance Capital Fund

Ian Wong is Chief Operating Officer of the BC Immigrant Investment Fund and the BC Renaissance Capital Fund.

Leanne C. Krawchuk

Partner · Dentons Canada LLP

A securities expert with top-notch advice and insight on mergers, acquisitions and sale transactions.

Corporate Governance Mining Law Construction and Infrastructure Law Energy Law Corporate & Commercial Law

Lewis Jaffe

Entrepreneurship Senior Lecturer, College of Business Administration · Loyola Marymount University

Part-Time Faculty

Leadership Entrepreneurship Start-ups Business Development Strategy Strategic Planning Brand Building

Shane Long

CEO · deverus

CEO at deverus

Background Screening Technology Technology Standards in Hr Compliance & Efficiency in Background Screening

Stephanie Andrew

Co-Founder / Executive Director · Capital Investment Network

Co-Founder and Executive Director of the Capital Investment Network and a Founding Partner of the Women's Equity Lab.

Randy Rayess

Cofounder · VenturePact

Cofounder at VenturePact, Tech Entrepreneur, Angel Investor

Entrepreneurship Valuation Remote Work Software Development Software Developer Hiring

Chris Manning, Ph.D.

Professor Emeritus of Real Estate and Finance, College of Business Administration · Loyola Marymount University

Real Estate Investment Corporate Finance Business Valuation Executive Education Executive Coaching

Vinny Lingham

Co-founder & CEO · gyft

Silicon Valley based Technology Entrepreneur

Entrepreneurship Small Business Startups Freemium Mobile

Charles Tang

Lecturer in Systems Engineering · Loyola Marymount University

Frank R. Seaver College of Science and Engineering

space systems architecting Complex Systems Entrepeneurial Financing Systems Engineering Program Management

John F. Eckert

Managing Partner · McLean Watson Capital

John is focused on management strategy and achieving liquidity for portfolio companies.

Corporate Finance Entrepreneurship

Kamal Hassan

Founder and CEO · EVCtools

Passionate Entrepreneur

Entrepreneurship Fundraising Transport Policy Parking Road Pricing

Asa Sphar Ph.D.

Executive Technical / Operational Recruiter - CSI Executive Search | ars@csi-executivesearch.com · CSI Executive Search

Managing Director | CSI Executive Search

Engineering Executive Search Sourcing How to Choose an Executive Search Firm Oil & Gas Leadership Recruiting

Steve Barrett

Mentor | CBASE · Centre for Business and Social Entrepreneurship

Steve has a proven track record for conceiving, funding, launching and commercializing early stage technology companies

Raising Capital Building High Performance Teams Managing Technical Development Government Approvals Creating Strong Vendor Partnerships