Toronto Life's City Series Events: Entrepreneurship and Technology: The $100-Million Idea. Join Nora Young (@nora3000), host and creator of CBC Radio's Spark with Nora Young, as she hosts a panel and Q&A session with Jim Orlando (@JimROrlando), Managing Director at OMERS Ventures, Marcus Daniels (@marcusdaniels), ED at HIGHLINE, Mark Rudduck (@MarkRuddock), CEO of Wonga Canada and Vicki Saunders (@vickis), founder of SheEO. They'll reveal their secrets to success and discuss how new high-tech ideas can turn the city into a major international player.
Jim Orlando will be a panelist on a "The Case For VC: Why Now Is The Best Time To Put Your Money In VC " at the LP and GP Summit.
Damien Steel will be leading one of the learning sessions at the Communitech Techoberfest happening in Kitchener, ON.
Join John Ruffolo on June 25th, 1pm at the Salesforce1 World Tour for a panel moderated by Dan Debow, SVP Work.com and others about the state of innovation and building successful high growth companies in Canada. The event includes a keynote from Mike Rosenbaum, EVP salesforce.com, hundreds of demos, Salesforce.com ecosystem networking and education and development sessions for every role in the organization.
Join John Ruffolo for an Exclusive "State of the Ecosystem" report as part of Ontario’s community of innovation investment at the Follow-On Investment Forum. The FOIF showcases how angel capital is and indispensable catalyst of economic growth. Attendees will see early-stage companies on the cusp of global growth, learn about current trends and issues, and network among like-minded investors.