Over his +20 years in the industry, Neil Sweeney established an industry-wide reputation for his visionary entrepreneurship and his ability to develop bleeding-edge technologies before others. Technologies Neil created are usedby Fortune 500 brands like Coca-Cola, Lowe’s, Walmart, General Motors, Unilever, and Mondelez. They are also the core component of the top media demand-side platforms, including Adelphic, The Trade Desk, AppNexus, MediaMath, RocketFuel, and TubeMogul. A two-time Finalist for Ernst & Young’s Entrepreneur of the Year, Neil was also the recipient of Deloitte’s ‘Fast 50’ award three consecutive years for the growth of the organizations he created.
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Allan Chapell is the President of Chapell & Associates, a law firm serving the interactive technology, media and advertising communities. He serves as counseland CPO to several of the leading advertising and technology companies. Mr. Chapell understands interactive marketing ecosystems, knows the key players, their business models and have insight into their short and long term business goals. His specialties are in Privacy, Online Marketing & Media, Mobile Marketing & Media, and Public Policy.
Throughout his career, Chris Frostad has been instrumental in the development and building of a variety of high-growth, early stage, public and private companies. He is the President and CEO of Purepoint Uranium Group Inc. (TSX:VPTU) a uranium exploration company focused on the precision exploration of its projects in the Canadian Athabasca Basin. Mr. Frostad was also a director of Enthusiast Gaming Inc. (TSX:VEGLX), a Canadian gaming company, and the CEO and director of Minera Alamos Inc. (TSX:VMAI), a Mexican based gold development company. Chris is a Chartered Accountant and a Chartered Professional Accountant who began his career in International Taxation with Deloitte.
Laura Jordan is an experienced finance professional with almost fifteen years of experience. Gaining a breadth of knowledge from Ernst & Young, global charities, major events and other fast-paced environments, Laura graduated with an Honours Bachelor of Business Administration focused in Accounting from Wilfrid Laurier University and is a Chartered Accountant and Chartered Professional Accountant.
Jake Phillips is a proven technology leader that excels at bridging the gap between innovative technology and business in dynamic environments under incredible pressure to deliver. In over 15 years of experience in startups, Jakehas gained a breadth of industry knowledge across telco/cable, banking, client services, and product-centric organizations while maintaining depth of knowledge spanning enterprise integration, mobility, big data, cloud operations, and security. Jake gradauted with an Honours Bachelor of Mathemetics focused in Computer Science from the University of Waterloo.