Keith brings significant angel and venture investment insight and business expertise to his role as a Strategic Advisor and member of Promerita’s Capital Group. With over 15 years experience as a leader in technology-centric businesses, Keith has accelerated the growth of both small and large companies, launched new products, and directly raised and facilitated substantial angel investment and venture capital. Keith’s expertise in the technology and venture space is widely recognized and he has been an advisor to a number of prominent companies including Hootsuite, Brightkit, Control, and Momentum. As a thought leader and corporate mentor, Keith has a proven ability to collaborate with entrepreneurs, employees, and investors to deliver product innovation, corporate growth and business success. Keith is passionate about creating new opportunities that previously did not exist for a diversity of people and is the CEO and co-founder of Spring, a leading Vancouver-based social venture catalyst and business accelerator.
Keith’s substantial business experience is complemented by his education. Keith earned a business degree from Wilfrid Laurier University and holds a MBA degree from the Ivey School of Business at Western University.
Apart from his numerous business activities, Keith is an avid cyclist and appreciates opportunities to travel and volunteer internationally, often with his wife and daughter.