Thank you to our volunteers, mentors and judges!
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Thank you to all of the volunteers, mentor and judges,Startup Weekend Toronto would not have been possible without you!
A list of mentors and judges is provided below. If you are on this list, want something edited or deleted, or we have inadvertently missed someone, please let us know and we'll fix it. We have tried to include Twitter handles (@name), LinkedIn profiles, and other ways to connect but please do not spam them with unsolicited communications.
All of our participants benefit from your guidance and wise words of advice during the weekend. Your feedback was incorporated into the final products and pitches. We hope that you enjoyed mentoring Toronto's future entrepreneurs.
Jason Pereira, Partner and Financial Consultant at Bennett March, www.linkedin.com/in/pereirajm
Rob Maurin, VP Brand Engagement at Wave, @robmaurin
Jason Moyse, Lawyer, www.linkedin.com/in/jasonmoyse, @jasonmoyse
Andrés Aquino, Partner at TWG, www.linkedin.com/in/andresaquino1, @eh_eh
Jay Vidyarthi, Senior Interaction Designer at InteraXon, www.jayvidyarthi.com, @jayvidyarthi, http://www.linkedin.com/in/jayvidyarthi"
Inbae Ahn, Managing Partner, CIO at Polyform Labs, ca.linkedin.com/in/inbae
Kristina Libby, @kristinalibby, www.linkedin.com/in/kristinalibby/
Rosy Rumpal Startup Lawyer at DMZ, Fashion Zone & The Lean Lawyer, ca.linkedin.com/in/rosyrumpal
Daryna Kulya, Manager, Digital Innovation Lab at Deloitte, ca.linkedin.com/in/darynakulya/, @darynakulya
Marco Petkovski, Measurement & Analytics Lead at Teehan+Lax, www.linkedin.com/pub/marco-petkovski/23/abb/ab
Katie Hrycak, UX Designer at Wave, @khrycak
Mark Appleby, UX/Front-End Developer at TWG, @themarkappleby, ca.linkedin.com/in/themarkappleby/
Mike Lovas, Chief Design Officer and Co-Founder of PUSH, trainwithPUSH.com, @mlovas, ca.linkedin.com/in/mlovas/
Robert Tu, Founder, MeU: Open Source Wearable LED Display, theMeU.net, @the_MeU_LED, ca.linkedin.com/in/robert1tu3
John Grant, Senior Mobile Developer at The Working Group, ca.linkedin.com/pub/john-grant/19/263/146/, @grantjk, www.grantjk.com
Dan Langer, Developer Team Lead at Wave, firstname.lastname@example.org, @dlanger, www.linkedin.com/in/daniellanger
Zak Homuth, Co-Founder & CEO at Upverter, @zakhomuth, zakhomuth.com, www.linkedin.com/in/zakhomuth
Michael Woodworth, Co-founder at Upverter, @mwoodworth33, ca.linkedin.com/in/michaelwoodworth1
Robleh Jama, Tiny Hearts, www.tinyhearts.com, @robjama, www.linkedin.com/in/robjama
Rajen Sanghvi, COO @Shoplocket and The BluePrint, ca.linkedin.com/in/rajensanghvi, @RajenSanghvi, rajensanghvi.com
Bing Lin Senior, Project Manager at AutoDesk, www.linkedin.com/in/binglin
Nick Kuhne, iOS developer, ca.linkedin.com/pub/nick-kuhne/a9/259/597
Anna Romanovska, User Experience Designer at Autodesk, ca.linkedin.com/pub/anna-romanovska/16/185/548
Jeremy Bell, Co-founder & CEO at Wattage, @jeremybell, www.linkedin.com/in/jeremybell, www.wattage.io
Jay Lorencz, Director of Client Services at Beyond Marketing Group, ca.linkedin.com/pub/jay-lorencz/2/883/53b, www.beyondmg.com
Mark Goh, Founder and CEO at ChargeSpot, www.linkedin.com/in/gohmark, @charge_spot
Mauricio Meza, Business Development at Komodo OpenLab , @sqr_m, ca.linkedin.com/in/mezamauricio/
Heather Tay, Interim Executive Director at Imagination Catalyst, OCAD, www.linkedin.com/in/heathertay, @hdatay
Calvin Chu, Founder at Palette, www.palettegear.com, @palettegear, @cchurun, ca.linkedin.com/in/calvinjchu
Shannon Fox, Co-Founder at Canopy.co, @shanndfox, ca.linkedin.com/in/shannondfox
Daniel Kaplan, Co-Founder, Canopy.co, @okaykap, ca.linkedin.com/pub/daniel-kaplan/3b/38/953, danielkaplan.co
We were honoured to have such an experienced group of Internet of Things builders, entrepreneurs and investors. Thanks for gracefully choosing the winners, which was really difficult given the talented teams who presented.
Natasha Baker, Founder at SnapEDA, @NatashaABaker, @Snap_EDA, www.snapeda.com, linkedin.com/in/natashaabaker
Matthew Leibowitz, Parter at Plazacorp , @m_leibowitz, ca.linkedin.com/in/matthewleibowitz/
Karl Martin, CEO at Bionym, @KarlTheMartian, ca.linkedin.com/in/karlmartin0
Ian Collins, Founder and CEO at CrowdCare, @Wyrex95, ca.linkedin.com/in/wyrex