Our Advisory Council
The Advisory Council ensures the continued success, growth and relevance of the DMZ by providing advice on matters such as strategic direction, international growth, program reviews, fundraising, technology and industry trends. Additionally, the council promotes the DMZ in the broader business community, including among potential investors, customers and/or partners. They’re also here to open the right doors for startups.
Executive Director, DMZ & CEO, DMZ Ventures
Executive Director, The George and Helen Vari Foundation
Founder and Chairman, Globalive Capital and Advisory Council Chair
Partner, Round13 Capital
President & General Manager, IBM Canada
Editor in Chief, The Globe and Mail
Managing Director, NFQ Ventures
Isaac Olowolafe Jr.
Founder and General Partner, Dream Maker Ventures
President and GM, WW Canada
President and Vice-Chancellor, Ryerson University
Independent Director, former CEO of Deloitte China