TBLP 145 | Andrew Graham: Fintech Leader

Andrew Graham is an experienced leader who brings people and technology together to solve hard problems. He is co-founder and CEO of Borrowell, a financial technology company that helps Canadians make great decisions about credit. With its free credit score and report monitoring, personal loans, and financial product recommendations, Borrowell empowers Canadians to improve their […]

TBLP 144 | JP Chauvet: Lightspeed Leader

TBLP 144 | JP Chauve: Lightspeed Leader

JP Chauvet is the President at Lightspeed, a hands-on, forward-thinking executive with proven ability to implement change and drive growth. He has this in-depth understanding of technology, product development, finance, and sales management. He has years of operating internationally across North America, Europe, and Asia. He’s got a proven track record of achieving targets and […]

TBLP 143 | Mike McDerment: Accounting Software Leader

TBLP 143 | Mike McDerment: Invoice Software Leader

Mike McDerment is the co-founder and CEO of FreshBooks, cloud-based accounting software that is used by 160 countries around the world and is currently ranked second in America. Mike spent three and a half years growing FreshBooks from his parents’ basement. Outside of FreshBooks, Mike is a dad, a husband, a son and a brother. […]

TBLP 142 | Alfredo Tan : Culture Innovation Leader

TBLP 142 | Alfredo Tan : Culture Innovation Leader

Alfredo Tan is the chief digital & innovations officer at WestJet Airlines where he is responsible for building a culture of innovation. He is also an industry professor and keynote speaker who is very passionate about science and technology. He describes himself as “someone who got lucky along the way.”  When he’s not doing part-time […]

TBLP 141| Carmine Cinerari : Management Leader

TBLP 141| Carmine Cinerari : Management Leader

Carmine Cinerari is the President of Sharp Electronics of Canada Ltd. and guides the vision and strategic direction of the company’s operations in Canada. He has sucessfully steered the company through a number of strategic shifts in business domains, operating models, and corporate strategy. His hands-on, collaborative approach has fostered a culture of teamwork, customer […]

TBLP 140 | The First 100 Days with Alan Fong

TBLP 140 | The First 100 Days with Alan Fong

This is a special collaboration mini-series with Info-Tech Research Group co-hosted with Brian Jackson. Alan is responsible for spearheading the product strategy and vision Dealer-FX business architecture, field deployment and product management. Alan has over 20 years of executive experience in large global companies such as IBM and several software start-ups. He’s succeeded in driving […]

TBLP 139 | The First 100 Days with Eric Wright

TBLP 139 | The First 100 Days with Eric Wright

This is a special collaboration mini-series with Info-Tech Research Group co-hosted with Brian Jackson. Is it hard for a new CEO to transition both industry and role at the same time? That’s what Eric Wright, our guest in this episode, faced during his transfer from Info-Tech Research Group to LexisNexis Canada. Wright is Chief Executive […]

TBLP 138 | The First 100 Days with Erin Bury

TBLP 138 | The First 100 Days with Erin Bury

This is a special collaboration mini-series with Info-Tech Research Group co-hosted with Brian Jackson. Can a husband and wife run a startup together? Find out Erin Bury’s answer as she and Brian dive deep into her role as CEO at Willful, the startup founded by her husband. Bury graduated from Carleton University’s journalism program and […]

TBLP 137 | The First 100 Days with Denis Gaudreault

TBLP 137 | The First 100 Days with Denis Gaudreault

This is a special collaboration mini-series with Info-Tech Research Group co-hosted with Brian Jackson. Will trading roles help the organization head become better people and leader? Find out in today’s episode.   Denis Gaudreault is a French Canadian. He is the country manager for Intel’s Canada and Latin America region.   This year he took […]

TBLP 136 | The First 100 Days with Dave Penny & Andrew Wertkin

TBLP 136 | The First 100 Days with Dave Penny & Andrew Wertkin

This is a special collaboration mini-series with Info-Tech Research Group co-hosted with Brian Jackson. Previously BlueCat’s Chief Product & Technology Officer, Andrew Wertkin will share how he find the right person to replace him. And for Dave Penny, the new Chief Technology Officer, landing a new job at a new company is always a fresh […]