Jeff Nugent – Serial Entrepreneur

He is a serial entrepreneur. From running the tuck shop in high school to organizing events and running a multi-million student housing company in university Jeff seems to have a knack for creating businesses and making money.

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Yaro Starak – Entrepreneur Extraordinaire!

Yaro is the co-founder of, an email management company with a team of 25+ serving clients including restaurant owners, venture capitalists, accountants, doctors, lawyers, real estate agents, car retailers, online coaches, and more.

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Dr. Kwadwo Kyeremanteng -Healthcare Solution Expert

Dr. Kwadwo Kyeremanteng is the department head of critical care at The Ottawa Hospital.

Dr. Kyeremanteng cares for the sickest of the sick patients in the intensive care unit (ICU). As a researcher, he is interested in using ICU resources more efficiently and improving access to palliative care in the ICU. To help do this, he founded the Resource Optimization Network, a multidisciplinary research group working to reduce health spending in this area without compromising care.

In September 2019 Dr. Kyeremanteng launched his ever-growing podcast “Solving Healthcare with Kwadwo Kyeremanteng” these podcasts feature interviews and discussions on the topic of improving healthcare delivery in Canada. Underpinned by the values of cost-effectiveness, dignity, and justice, these podcasts will challenge the status quo, leaving no stone unturned as we explore gaps, assumptions, and different perspectives in the pursuit of finding solutions to problems in Canada’s healthcare system.

Stephen Hodd -Chairman of Vantage Venues

Stephen Hodd is Chairman of Vantage Venues, a company he founded in 1987 at a time when he needed to re-invent his career after 17 years as an environmental consultant and then as an intrapreneur who created an energy research division within a major Canadian engineering company.

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