TechAlliance is at the forefront of Southwestern Ontario’s innovation economy, as the Province of Ontario’s Regional Innovation Centre for London and surrounding areas. Focused on supercharging our community, TechAlliance provides advice, experiences, and access to capital to launch startups, accelerate scale-ups and inspire talent. 

Our Team

We create an entrepreneurial culture, launch new startups, and accelerate growth for established tech companies, while attracting the next generation of tech talent and innovative entrepreneurs. We are creating the place for dreamers, innovators, and world-changing ideas.

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Christina Fox

CEO
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John Galbraith
John Galbraith

Senior Director, Venture Growth & Corporate Innovation
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karen Chalmers
Karen Chalmers

Director, Partnerships

Allison Price

Director, Experiences
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Jennifer Starcok

People & Operations Leader
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Sarah Edmundson

Community Engagement Specialist
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Heather Siskind-Levite

Community Engagement Specialist
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Christine Rathbone

Content Marketing Specialist
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Susan Smedley

Senior Strategic Advisor
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Rachel Ettinger

Strategic Advisor
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Dina Kanarellis

CRM Data Analyst

Mike P. Banovsky

Entrepreneur-in-Residence

James Campbell

Entrepreneur-in-Residence

Colin Macaulay

Entrepreneur-in-Residence

Gary Manning

Entrepreneur-in-Residence

Patrick Poulin

Entrepreneur-in-Residence

Lisa Schellenberg

Entrepreneur-in-Residence

Alex Weiner

Entrepreneur-in-Residence

Our Board of Directors

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Keith Murray

Chair

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David Strucke

Vice-chair
Chief Executive Officer, Media Sonar

Chris Dowding

Treasurer
Partner, MNP

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David Ciccarelli

Past Chair
President & CEO, Voices.com

David Brebner

CFO & Co-founder, Mobials Inc.

Peter Dillon

Partner, Siskinds

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Brennon D’Souza

Founder, DIBZ

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Anna Foat

Director, Global Digital Transformation Office, Sun Life Financial

Gord Hart

President & CEO, Selectpath

Konrad Konnerth

Owner, Konnexio

Heather Macpherson

Founder & CEO, The Minery Ltd.

Michael Schmalz

President, Digital Extremes

Our Mission

To grow the innovative businesses of today, and launch the startups of tomorrow.

Our Vision

We envision a region where tech-driven businesses accelerate economic growth and job creation, and where the spirit of entrepreneurship thrives.