President and CEO
Communitech is one of the leading tech enabling organizations in North America. Iain has overall responsibility for operations of the organization that includes: regional, provincial and national mandates, innovation programs for companies covering each stage (ranging from entrepreneur development and support, to big tech company support) and a national focus on digital media and mobile computing with leadership of the Canadian Digital Media Network.
Previously, Iain was the CEO of a provincial crown corporation, Executive Director of Communications with the CBC, Director of Global Branding and Advertising for Nortel, and held numerous roles with the Privy Council Office and Industry Canada. Iain began his career as an entrepreneur and has never lost his passion for tech and start-ups. He sits on numerous local and national boards that include the business, academia and social sectors.
Iain holds an MBA from Laurier University, an MPA degree from Dalhousie University, an HBA from Laurentian University, and has completed the Advanced Program in Human Resources at the Rotman School of Management.