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Team and Advisors

Toronto Summer 2014 Semester

How do you find the right team to launch your company? How do you identify the right set of advisors? How do you manage your advisors? What are responsibilities and compensation for advisors? How do you identify the right roles to help you launch a product or offering? Do you expect the roles to change over time? How can recruit people to fill roles when you have limited resources? What metrics do you track when recruiting? Do you need a cofounder? What are some common pitfalls with cofounder? Is a team necessary to launch a company?

Goal:
Recruit your first team members.

Date:
2014-09-02, 06:30 PM

Mentors


Derrick Fung
CEO, Tunezy

Derrick Fung is the CEO and founder of a music start-up called Tunezy which was the winner of Billboard's Innovator's Showcase in San Francisco in November 2012, that was acquired by SFX Entertainment in November 2013. Derrick was recently awarded the Top 30 Under 30 for ...

Haroon Mirza
Entrepreneur in Residence, OMERS Ventures

Haroon currently serves as entrepreneur in residence for OMERS Ventures, the venture capital arm of one of Canada's largest pension funds. He previously was co-founder and CEO of Cognovision, which he ran until its acquisition by Intel, where he served as Director Busines...

Lally Rementilla
co-Founder, The Gals Got Game

Lally is an experienced operator and angel investor who drives the growth and profitability of organizations through finance, strategy and operational excellence. She currently acts as co-Founder of The Gals Got Game, Founder of Coco Capital, VP Finance for Nuology and a ...

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