#StartupChats – Scaling Your Startup

About This Event

It takes hard work, an abundance of resources, a team of committed people, and of course time to scale a startup. How does a startup know when they are ready to scale and what steps need to be taken to make it happen?

Join Startup Canada (@Startup_Canada) and Ananda Devices (@AnandaDevices) on March 1st for a live #StartupChats on Twitter from 12pm – 1pm ET – we’ll be discussing the best ways to Scale Your Startup.

Expert Guests

  • Ceri Haywood, President at Evace Corp. Delivering Results: Business, Leadership, Talent.
  • Cuneyt Zumrutpinar, CEO at Cuz Tech Inc. Cuz Tech Inc. @CuzTranslation
  • Sari Abdo, Cofounder, CEO at hungerhub. Cofounder, & CEO of hungerhub an online food delivery platform for the workspace. @MindOfSari
  • Mathew Lester, Partner & Practice Lead at IQ PARTNERS. Startup & Scaleup focused Recruiter & Partner at IQ PARTNERS. @MattLesterIQP
  • Andrew Moes, CEO of Cloudchoice. I help businesses solve problems through customized solutions. @cloudchoiceinc
  • Ivy Chen, VP, Strategic Partnerships & Managing Partner at CMEOW. Ivy sets innovative growth strategies and connects CMEOW with local collaborations and international partnerships. @cmeowcanada
  • Rodolfo Pozo, Founder & CEO, Blockchain4Latam. Committed to make Latin America a better place for everyone. Introducing Blockchain & Related Technologies to overcome LatAm’s biggest problems. CEO CFO experienced in Finance and Advisory to SME’s. @RodolfoPozoA
  • Joshua O’Grady, Co-Founder & CEO at Sprout.Fit. Charismatic startup leader in the Canadian Tech Sector. @sprout_fit
  • Gurpreet Gosal, AI Research Engineer at Huawei Technologies. Building AI applications on custom Huawei hardware. @guresmax1
  • Vishal Shrivastava, Technology Solution Advisor at Volunteer MBC. Technology Advisor to Non- Profits/ Public Sector – Product/ Project Management. @_thevishal
  • Lois Raats, Founder and Principal Consultant at Ready2Grow Associates. Ready2Grow helps small business owners double or triple their profits by improving strategies, systems, and people. @ready2growlois
  • Colin Weston, Co-Founder and Community Leader at Startup Vancouver and REVIVER Sport Entertainment. Sport innovation entrepreneur, podcast host and Startup Vancouver Community Leader. @ColinWeston01 and @Startup_YVR
  • Ed Sosa, Founder & CEO at Ednaturals Healthy Foods. We help people succeed at eating healthy foods. @EdnaturalsFoods
  • Brittney Pickett, Director of Dream Fulfillment at Glass Cliff Divas. A digital marketing agency that specializes in social impact storytelling & advertising. @glasscliffdivas
  • Martine Brouillet, Founder / Managing Director at Camp Tournesol inc. Founder of the company, focuses on marketing, promotion, hiring and programs delivered by our organisation. @martine1889
  • Kristine Carey, Catalyst Moxie, Inc. Facilitation & Coaching / Get Clients Now! Kristine is an expert in helping you discover and use your Super Powers so you can better align with your Small Business, and produce more of the business-y goodness you’re here to create. @KristineCarey
  • Zenith Bhandari, Founder of Augmented Nirvana. I am open to all the craziest ideas and intend to share my knowledge while learning from everyone around. @ZenithBhandari
  • Steven Kayitare, Co-Founder of Pan-African Future Leaders Organisation. I am an entrepreneur, founder, co-founder or startup CEO, I support entrepreneurs.
  • Mame Diouf, President at DiMexnet-CI & Quebec Inc. @mhdiouf1
  • James Bowen, CEO of Experimental Simulations. Entrepreneur, Angel Investor, Chair of Startup Canada Awards. @jamesbowen2015
  • Emily Harley, CEO of Wanderer Social Media. Social Media beyond expectation. We’ll make it simple, let’s Engage. @WandererSM
  • Jerry Zhang, Founder of eemart. I’m a entrepreneurial person. @m2tvTO
  • Jade Alberts, Owner of Jade Alberts Consulting. Small Business Strategist & Influencer / Business Development / Marketing / Content Creation / Enterpreneur. @Jade_A_Consult
  • Josh MacDonald, Owner of Black Sales. Black Sales – Connecting Retailers & Consumers To Brands Across Canada. @BlackSales_ca
  • Stephen Owiredu, Student/Entrepreneur/App Developer at Appstore Canada/ Startup Vaughan. Innovator. @stephen_owiredu
  • Monica Kelly, Personal Vegan Chef at Vegan Kitchen. @vegankitchen
  • Jones Amerkhail, Freelancer at IEMS. Director/CEO Civil Engineer with MBA and PMP Certification Expected
  • Isabel Paulo, Founder at Higher Calling Co. Live your truth – expression of self through jewelry and apparel. @missisabelpaulo
  • Tammantha Denyes, Owner at TD Accounting Services. Educator, disruptor and Cloud specialist in the accounting and business space. @TDaccounting
  • Seyedeh Tannaz, Student, Concordia University. @Shamstannaz
  • Kara Morgan, COO and Lead Innovator at PlanIt! Outsourcing Solutions. We create innovative systems, products and service solutions to help SME’s increase operational efficiency, energy efficiency, capacity and productivity to help small businesses optimize their infrastructure and scale up. @planitoutsrcing
  • Carolina Ponce de Leon, Entrepreneur at Business Ventures Academy, a space designed to inspire, support and lead those who are looking to reinvent themselves. @CPoncedeleon1
  • Tram Trinh, CEO at Vitanlink. Entrepreneur, Executive and Non-Executive Director with deep tech start-ups and health technology expertise from SMEs to Fortune 500 organizations for more than 20 years. @tramchomy
  • Tamara Tanney, Marketing Manager at 360 Business Marketing.Hard-working, goal-oriented leader focused on making an impact. @itstamaragt
  • Bree Jamieson-Holloway, CEO at Nurtured Life. Co-Founder and CEO Of Nurtured Life and experienced corporate lawyer. @breejholloway
  • Barry Hillier, Founder at eQuo. I’m an entrepreneur who loves to work with teams to inspire, ideate, build and disrupt. @hellofrombarry
  • Trent Oster, CEO, Beamdog. Beamdog CEO, former BioWare co-founder. Engaged creator, occasional weaponsmith, Enthusiastic human. @TrentOster
  • Travis Richards, Founder of Travis Richards Office, Social Media Agency providing social media management , support and training services. @TravissOffice
  • Kris Hans, Co-Founder and Strategists at Market Grade, an interdisciplinary consultancy focused on marketing, design, innovation, and strategy. @KrisHans
  • Hilda Gan, President and Chief People Officer at People Bright Consulting. Seasoned Entrepreneur and expert in workplace culture & HR who co founded and created a national Award winning Engineering Consulting firm that became a Top 10 of the 50 Best Workplaces in Canada. @pplebrightcon
  • Cleberson Vieira, CEO at ABM Lux. Entrepreneur, Professor and I love to explore new cultures. @clebersonmv
  • Shelley Mayer, President at Ramp Communications Inc. Social impact branding and marketing expert. @shelleymayer
  • April Stewart, CEDEC Small Business Support at CEDEC. Building entrepreneurial communities and stronger businesses across Quebec by supporting small- and medium-sized businesses and through workforce development. @CEDEC_QC
  • Megan te Boekhorst, Principal & Creative Director at Sequoia Content Studio, A Public Relations and Content Creation agency helping your brand grow in a meaningful and lasting way. @inasequoia
  • Pat Mussieux, Award-winning business/lifestyle coach, International Speaker, TV Host, Author at Steps2Happiness, Inc. I help entrepreneurs get free of physical and financial pain. @PatMussieux
  • Leah Allison, Owner/CEO at Conscious Coaching Inc. Big thinker, big planner, big doer who wears many hats. @coaching_inc
  • Marc Wilson, Founder at Athletic Venture Advisors. Sports and Athletics Entrepreneur who wants the best for our industry. @AthleticVenture
  • Michael D’Ornellas, President at Microbrasserie 4 Origines. President and Brewmaster. 4originesbeer
  • Bill Chuong, Director at Maple Smart Control. One Click by Mob then you can help the farmer to save the manpower and energy. @sumosumi04
  • Christine Wolfl, President at Work It Social. President of a digital marketing consultancy based in Toronto, Canada. @WorkItSocial
  • Candace Huntly, Founding Partner at SongBIrd Marketing Communications. SongBird is a marketing and PR agency that helps businesses and brands develop growth strategies using a combination of traditional and digital tactics. @SongBird_TO
  • Atif Saad, Owner / Go-To-Market Strategist at Co-llective Marketing. I am a blueprint catalyst. I help our clients and marketing agencies both scale together. @atif_s93
  • Deborah Sweeney, CEO of MyCorporation,a company that helps entrepreneurs incorporate and form LLCs for their small businesses.  @mycorporation
  • Clarissa Harris-LeBreton, Coordinator, Entrepreneurship Services at NBCC. Entrepreneur cheerleader, small biz supporter and &all round community volunteer! @ClarissaMHL
  • Cheryl Netterfield, CEO at Pomme-Health Inc,Physician developing health care app. @CherylNett
  • Keenan Naneen, Owner of County Fare, Motivated, Determined and Creative.
  • Sandra Spencer, Consultant/Founder at Nimble Strategizing, Helping build and articulate business strategies for startups & scaleups. @nimblestrategy
  • Cameron Ritchie, Founder and CEO of Homewurk, Promoting growth amongst Canada’s student population. @HomeWurkApp   
  • Richard Taylor, Founder of Trusted Advisor to Entrepreneurs, I help entrepreneurs realize their business dreams. @CFOentrepreneur  
  • Elizabeth Romo-Rabago,Co-founder of Ciclomanias, I am a biologist social impact entrepreneur.     
  • Amanda Gobatto, Digital Mentor, Business Strategist + Coach at Digital Girl Consulting, Digital Mentor, Strategist and Coach who provides small business owners with the tools, resources and support required to shine in the online aspects of their business and beyond. @digitalgirlca