Cheryl Draper is a community builder, event producer and entrepreneur originally hailing from Ottawa but now based in Vancouver. By day, she's the Sponsorship and PR Manager at Unbounce. By night, Cheryl can be found facilitating startup weekend events around the world, mentoring up-and-coming companies or playing dinner host to visiting out-of-town founders. In her downtime, she likes to drink tea, travel, spend time with family and friends, and can often be found geeking out over craft beer.
Cybele Negris is CEO and Co-Founder of Webnames.ca Inc., Canada’s original .CA domain registrar and one of the country’s leading web hosting and internet solutions companies. The multi-million dollar company has an impressive client list that includes many of Canada’s top brands and global Fortune 500 companies.
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Quickly & easily build high-converting landing pages for your marketing campaigns. Unbounce is the landing page builder for marketers, designed to let you build, publish and A/B test your landing pages. All without having to rely on I.T. or web development teams.
Natural Source enhances corporate culture and quality of life in offices, by providing healthy, eco friendly food solutions. Specializing in local, all-natural healthy options, we give your staff what progressive Vancouverites crave, as well as what their bodies need to perform at maximum efficiency. Our custom high quality food programs are specific to our client’s requirements, and we supply all necessary equipment (high-end appliances, shelving units, vending machines, etc) if required.
Verizon is now accepting ideas for its 2015 Powerful Answers Award program. Now in its third year, Verizon’s Powerful Answers Award offers innovators, developers and entrepreneurs a total of $6M in cash prizes, plus the opportunity for winners to participate in an Accelerator program designed to help develop their ideas and bring solutions to market faster. As demonstrated by last year’s winners, the Verizon Powerful Answers Award program seeks ideas that leverage cutting-edge technology to create solutions that deliver social good. The 2015 program is seeking ideas in three core categories: Emergency Response, Internet of Things (IoT), and Transportation. Ideas can be submitted until June 18, 2015, at http://goo.gl/WYYwuJ