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Franco Varriano

Franco Varriano

Startup Grind Ottawa Director

Franco's been an entrepreneur since the age of 11. After working overseas during university, he returned to work in the NGO, public and private sectors building web and mobile programs. He's been actively involved in helping and organizing various Ottawa events to make the city a better place.  He's currently leading content and growth with Guides.co, the online destination for interactive and helpful guides.

Upcoming Events

Mark Klibanov (GestureLogic)
Thursday, August 14

Mark Klibanov

GestureLogic

Mark Klibanov is the co-founder and CPO of Ottawa based, GestureLogic. Their first product, LEO, is a wearable fitness device targeted for runners/cyclists with a unique ability to measure muscle activity. It’s currently being crowdfunded on Indigogo.

  • Mark Klibanov, GestureLogic Mark Klibanov, GestureLogic
    Mark Klibanov is the co-founder and CPO of Ottawa based, GestureLogic. Their first product, LEO, is a wearable fitness device targeted for runners/cyclists with a unique ability to measure muscle activity. It’s currently being crowdfunded on Indigogo.
    14 Aug Mark Klibanov GestureLogic
  • Brandon Reti, Breather Brandon Reti, Breather
    Brandon is a pioneer in the Canadian mobile startup space, having lead business development at Airborne Mobile working with brands like NFL, NHL, Maxim and Family Guy.

    He is currently leading product at Breather, a Montreal based startup that raised 1.5 million from Real Ventures and others.
    24 Sep Brandon Reti Breather
  • Justin Mares, Traction Book Justin Mares, Traction Book
    Justin is an entrepreneur and co-author of Traction. He's currently the Director of Revenue and Growth at Exceptional Cloud Services, the company behind Airbrake.io, Exceptional.io and RedisToGo (it was recently acquired by Rackspace).
    30 Oct Justin Mares Traction Book

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