10:50am // Lightning Talks
CEO of AceTech Ontario
Jodi is a passionate innovator, relationship builder, revenue generator and connector. She is the CEO of AceTech Ontario. She is also Founder of#MoveTheDial, a movement founded in January 2017 to advance women in tech and Just Say Hello, her joy project through which she teaches people how to build transformative business relationships. Jodi is serving on the SickKids Foundation Capital Campaign Cabinet to raise $1.3B to transform children’s health and conceptualized and is leading the first-ever tech community strategy to raise $100M with a team of 25 tech leaders she has built, serves on the advisory board focused on revenue strategy & customer acquisition of Maple Corporation and Mediseen and another soon to be launched tech company in Toronto and is on Mayor John Tory’s Toronto Innovation Council and the leadership team for Elevate Toronto and will soon join Advisory Board for the Lazaridis Institute Scale Up Program in Waterloo. Prior to joining AceTech Ontario, Jodi spent 5 years at Osler generating revenue, building an alumni program, creating an associate training program and coaching 450+ lawyers on BD strategy and relationship building. Prior to Osler, she spent 5 years practicing law and 4 years in leadership development at Scotiabank and at a scaling tech company pre-IPO. Jodi holds an HBA from Ivey and an LLB from Osgoode.